United/Star Alliance Philadelphia to Venice $386, Milan, Florence, Naples $380-$460 Mar-May, Aug-Oct

United Airlines, Air Canada and Lufthansa offer another fare attack on AA’s PHL hub for cheap $400s tickets to several cities in Italy like Venice, Florence, Naples, Milan and more. Fares are $409 on for departures mid-March to mid-May and from $416 to $456 from August 25 to Oct 24. You may find slightly lower fares in the $390s through online travel agency sites.

United to Milan includes Amtrak train service between Philadelphia and Newark Airport EWR with a nonstop flight between EWR and Milan, Italy MXP. 

There are also Air Canada and Lufthansa operated flight options in low to mid-$400s round trip, bypassing the train segment. These are the primary tickets available in late summer 2017.

Philadelphia – Bologna $446 United

Philadelphia – Florence $463 Lufthansa

Philadelphia – Naples $453 Lufthansa

Philadelphia – Venice $433 Air Canada search pulls up online travel agency

Air Canada Philadelphia PHL – Montreal YUL (all day layover) – Venice, Italy VCE

Lufthansa Airlines Venice VCE – Frankfurt FRA – Philadelphia PHL

$385.56 round trip  Fri Aug 25 – Mon Sep 4

PHL-VCE $386 AC-LH-ota Aug 25-Sep4


United Airlines   Philadelphia ZFV (train) – Newark EWR (UA) – Milan MXP – Newark EWR – Philadelphia ZFV (train)

$408.86 round trip   Sun May 7 – Tue May 16

PHL-MXP $409  trainUA may 6-16


United Airlines ticket for Lufthansa and Air Canada operated flights Philadelphia PHL – Frankfurt FRA – Milan MXP – Toronto YYZ – PHL

$444.56 round trip   Fri Aug 25 – Mon Sep 4   (all Air Canada flights are $416 round trip).

PHL-MXP $445 UA-LH-AC Aug 25-Sep4

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Ric Garrido of Monterey, California started Loyalty Traveler in 2006 for traveler education on hotel and air travel, primarily using frequent flyer and frequent guest loyalty programs for bargain travel. Loyalty Traveler joined in 2008.

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