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Philadelphia travel tips

1) Where can I buy the best food in Philadelphia?

Head to the Reading Terminal Market 51 N. 12th Street in Philadelphia to experience not only great food. Housewares, jewelry, linens, and more are also available! After shopping, have a snack with a popular hot roast pork sandwich at DiNic there.

2) Is it possible to drink tap water in Philadelphia?

Yes, it is! Buy a good water bottle once and then refill it from the tap. Philadelphia's water is delicious and totally fine to drink.

3) Can I explore Philadelphia by bike?

Exploring Philadelphia by bike is one of the best ideas. Rent a bike at one of numerous Indego bike-share program stations. Day passes cost $10. The 40-kilometre Schuylkill River Bike Path from the city centre to Valley Forge is so beautiful and convenient!

Travelers usually depart from San Francisco International, San Francisco, CA Bus Stop, San Francisco, CA - Salesforce Plaza, San Francisco, CA Train Station, or San Francisco, CA - Fisherman’s Wharf when they travel from San Francisco to Philadelphia. Book your trip to arrive at Philadelphia International, Philadelphia, PA - 30th Street, Philadelphia, PA Greyhound Terminal, Ardmore, PA station, or Philadelphia, PA - Market Street bus stop. The distance between San Francisco and Philadelphia is 4053 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Frontier Airlines, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta Air Lines. San Francisco and Philadelphia have 346 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Philadelphia, consider visiting Staten Island, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Times Square, Statue of Liberty, Independence National Historical Park, PA, USA, Lincoln Memorial, Manhattan Island, Empire State Building, and National Mall.

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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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Frequently asked questions

What is the flight distance between San Francisco and Philadelphia?
The flight distance between San Francisco and Philadelphia is 4053 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between San Francisco and Philadelphia?
Several carriers operate flights between San Francisco and Philadelphia. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include United Airlines, American Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from San Francisco?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Francisco and London, Dublin, Manchester, New Delhi, Las Vegas, Glasgow, Athens, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Sydney, Paris, Chicago, Hyderabad, Tahiti, New York, Washington, D.C., Toronto, Denver, Bengaluru, Minneapolis.
What are the most popular routes to and from Philadelphia?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Philadelphia and London, San Juan, Manchester, Dublin, Manila, Edinburgh, New Orleans, Charlotte, Los Angeles, Orlando, Seattle, Austin, Birmingham, New York, Boston, Miami, Houston, Salt Lake City, Las Vegas, Minneapolis.
What airports are near San Francisco?
The main airport in San Francisco is San Francisco International. It is also served by San Francisco International, Sacramento International, Oakland International, San Jose International, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County, Stockton Metropolitan, Monterey Regional, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field.
What airports are near Philadelphia?
The main airport in Philadelphia is Philadelphia International. It is also served by Newark Liberty International, John F. Kennedy International, LaGuardia, Baltimore–Washington International, Washington Dulles International, Ronald Reagan Washington National, Trenton–Mercer, Long Island MacArthur, New York Stewart International Airport, Harrisburg International.
What buses and trains depart from San Francisco?
A number of bus and train companies depart from San Francisco, including Greyhound.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between San Francisco and Philadelphia?
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