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Travelers usually depart from Kansas City International, Kansas City, Charles B. Wheeler Downtown, Kansas City, MO - Coronado, or Kansas City (e) when they travel from Kansas City 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 Kansas City and Philadelphia is 1668 km. The most popular airlines for this route are American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, United Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. Kansas City and Philadelphia have 301 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Philadelphia, consider visiting National Mall, Manhattan Island, Times Square, Staten Island, Lincoln Memorial, Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, Metropolitan Museum of Art, and Independence National Historical Park, PA, USA.

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United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
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Philadelphia travel tips

1) Discover the waterfront in Philadelphia

Start at 121 N.Christopher Columbus Boulevard and walk along the waterfront in Philadelphia. There are plenty of beautiful places for photos. You may drink some beer at Food Trust's Market at Cherry Street Pier; or enjoy a rendang hoagie at Hardena. If it's summertime, have fun at Cherry Street Pier or Race Street Pier.

2) Think twice before renting a car in Philadelphia

Locals in Philadelphia use cars a lot; but if you are a newcomer, an unfamiliar map, expensive parking, and a profusion of one-way streets can cause some troubles. If you are an experienced driver, rent a car at the Alamo Rent A Car service.

3) Enjoy the best pizza at Sally Philadelphia

Locals love Sally Philadelphia at 2229 Spruce Street in Philadelphia for their approach to cooking. They use only house-made, fresh ingredients, like fermented tomato sauce and fennel and pork sausage. The potato pizza is very tasty and unusual!

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Kansas City to Philadelphia?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Kansas City and Philadelphia takes around 2.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between Kansas City and Philadelphia?
The flight distance between Kansas City and Philadelphia is 1668 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Kansas City and Philadelphia?
Several carriers operate flights between Kansas City and Philadelphia. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Frontier Airlines, American Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kansas City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kansas City and Denver, Los Angeles, Orlando, Phoenix, Washington, D.C., San Francisco, Las Vegas, Salt Lake City, Atlanta, New York, Seattle, Fort Lauderdale, London, San Diego, Sacramento, Paris, Portland, Dallas, Barcelona, San Juan.
What are the most popular routes to and from Philadelphia?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Philadelphia and Orlando, Atlanta, Denver, Las Vegas, Tampa, San Juan, Miami, Dallas, Charlotte, Los Angeles, New Orleans, Austin, San Diego, Fort Myers, Houston, Phoenix, Nashville, Jacksonville, San Francisco, London.
Which airports are there in Kansas City?
Kansas City is mainly served by Kansas City International. But there are other airports nearby, including Charles B. Wheeler Downtown.
What airports are near Kansas City?
The main airport in Kansas City is Kansas City International. It is also served by Springfield-Branson National, Joplin Regional, Kirksville Regional, Manhattan Regional, Columbia Regional.
What airports are near Philadelphia?
The main airport in Philadelphia is Philadelphia International. It is also served by John F. Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International, Baltimore–Washington International, Washington Dulles International, LaGuardia, Ronald Reagan Washington National, New York Stewart International Airport, Trenton–Mercer, Long Island MacArthur, Atlantic City International.
What buses and trains depart from Kansas City?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Kansas City, including Jefferson Lines, Greyhound, Amtrak train.
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