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DCA to PHL Route Map

Washington, DC to Philadelphia Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Ronald Reagan Washington National to Philadelphia Intl..

Distance:
119.05 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from DCA to PHL

Airline Carrier

US Airways

Aircraft

Airbus A319

DCA - Ronald Reagan Washington National Airlines

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PHL - Philadelphia Intl. Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Washington, DC to Philadelphia (DCA to PHL)

  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA in 2009 was UNITED's B737-3 from Boeing which started flying in 1990.
  • The shortest flight distance between Washington and Philadelphia is 119 miles.
  • Flight #766, operated by US Airways, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 73 minutes average delay between flights from Washington to Philadelphia.
  • US Airways operated flights from DCA to PHL using 5 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • US Airways offers the shortest flight times from Washington to Philadelphia.
  • In 2009, there were 7 airline companies operating between Washington and Philadelphia.
  • US Airways operates the shortest flights from Washington to Philadelphia.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Washington and Philadelphia from US Airways is the B757-2 built by Boeing with 176 seats.
  • Air Wisconsin, Republic Airlines, US Airways, Midwest Airlines, Chautauqua Airlines, UNITED, American Eagle offer flights from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA.
  • The shortest flight between DCA and PHL takes about 36 minutes.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Washington to Philadelphia in 2009 was 58.8%.
  • The average flight time from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA takes about 36 minutes.
  • There were 112,201 passengers that flew from Washington to Philadelphia in 2009.
  • Air Wisconsin carried a total of 40,576 passengers from DCA to PHL in 2009.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from DCA to PHL for American Eagle is the EMB-135 built by Embraer with 37 seats.
  • 200,988 seats were available on flights from DCA to PHL in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 112,201 passengers flew on all flights from DCA to PHL that year.
  • The newest aircraft servicing DCA to PHL in 2009 was US Airways' EMB-190 from Embraer. The EMB-190 started flying in 2005.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)