Got a tip about PHL airport? You've come to the right place for help on getting to, through, and between Philadelphia airport. Share your experiences with others, or post a question and get notified when there is a response.

Topic Discussion


Flying in from London, and I need to catch a flight onwards to Cancun, leaving 1hour and 50mins after i land i PHL. Is this enough time for a EU citizen to recheck baggage, go through security etc.?

About how long does it take to walk between terminals B and F at a leisurely pace? How about at a brisk pace?

How long does it take to walk from C26 to A20
10-15 minutes at a comfortable pace.
I have a domestic to domestic connection, but the statuses that I have looked at so that my inbound (Piedmont operated AA) arrives into F, and my outbound (AA) leaves from B. Scheduled arrival into PHL is 7:49 and outbound is 8:30. It looks like there is a shuttle between terminals, is this the most efficient way to get from F to B?
I would personally walk/run - more consistent than the shuttle.
Thank you! That's what I was afraid of. :)
Hello, will arrive von Saturday 6:10pm from London to Terminal A. Is there time enough including all procedures (EU citizen) to catch connecting flight from F at 8:25pm.
Yes, that should be enough time.
I am arriving tomorrow from UK at 18.10 at terminal A and leaving from terminal B for Nashville at 20.30. I am declaring that I am bringing in food - chocolate etc for Thanksgiving. I know I will probably have to see the agriculture people before going on to terminal B. If this goes as normal, will I make my flight? thanks for any advice
Are you able to walk from terminal F to terminal C. I have a 3 hour layover, so I'm not worried about time, but looking at a terminal map, it looks unclear as to whether you can walk or not?
Yes, you can walk.
Hey we fly home next week to Manchester uk. We fly from Dom republic to Philadelphia and have 1and half hours to
Get out connecting
Flight to Manchester - is this enough time? We flew into America last week for a few days then back
Out to the Dominican so don’t know whether we will need to go through customs again? But I’m assuming we have to check
Our luggage in again
That's just enough time if everything goes smoothly. Yes, you will have to go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your bags, and go through security.
When arriving from CDG at philadelphia what gatewill I arrive at and how much time do I need to clear customs and makea connecting flite?
You will arrive in Terminal A. The exact gate won't be known until the day of your flight. You need at least 90 minutes if both flights are on the same reservation, 3 hours if it's two separate reservations.
I am flying into PHL by American and then on to Heathrow by British Air, so I have no idea what terminal I will be coming in to. Worst case senario is that I will need to go from D to A-West. How long will that take? Also, will I need to go thru security again when I go from domestic to international?
You don't have to go through security again. It shouldn't take more than 15 minutes.