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Flights from Portland to San Diego, United States Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:19 AM

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Portland to San Diego Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:19 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Portland to San Diego. Alaska & American frequently offer the best deals on Portland to San Diego flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Alaska
PDXSAN
Tue 10/18
nonstop
SANPDX
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$177
Select
Alaska
PDXSAN
Wed 10/19
nonstop
SANPDX
Wed 11/2
nonstop
$177
Select
Alaska
PDXSAN
Wed 10/19
nonstop
SANPDX
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$177
Select
Alaska
PDXSAN
Sat 10/22
nonstop
SANPDX
Wed 11/2
nonstop
$177
Select
Alaska
PDXSAN
Sat 10/22
nonstop
SANPDX
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$177
Select
American
PDXSAN
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SANPDX
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$194
Select
American
PDXSAN
Wed 10/19
1 stop
SANPDX
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$194
Select
American
PDXSAN
Wed 10/19
1 stop
SANPDX
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$194
Select
American
PDXSAN
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SANPDX
Sat 10/29
1 stop
$194
Select
American
PDXSAN
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SANPDX
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$194
Select
United
PDXSAN
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SANPDX
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$194
Select
United
PDXSAN
Wed 10/19
1 stop
SANPDX
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$194
Select
United
PDXSAN
Wed 10/19
1 stop
SANPDX
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$194
Select
United
PDXSAN
Sat 10/22
1 stop
SANPDX
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$194
Select
United
PDXSAN
Sat 10/22
1 stop
SANPDX
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$194
Select
Virgin America
PDXSAN
Wed 10/5
1 stop
SANPDX
Wed 10/19
1 stop
$210
Select
Virgin America
PDXSAN
Tue 10/11
1 stop
SANPDX
Tue 10/18
1 stop
$210
Select
Virgin America
PDXSAN
Wed 10/12
1 stop
SANPDX
Wed 10/19
1 stop
$210
Select
Virgin America
PDXSAN
Sat 10/15
1 stop
SANPDX
Tue 10/18
1 stop
$210
Select
Virgin America
PDXSAN
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SANPDX
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$210
Select

How Much is a Flight from Portland to San Diego?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Portland to San Diego, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $184.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Portland to San Diego?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Portland to San Diego based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Portland to San Diego?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Portland to San Diego.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $324 $246
7-14 days $199 $199
14-21 days $177 $194
21-30 days $177 $194
30-60 days $177 $194
60-90 days $199 $210
90+ days $229 $204

Cheapest Day To Fly from Portland to San Diego

We've examined 26,779,839,826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Portland to San Diego is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$188 $177 $177 $188 $188 $177 $187

Compare Flight Prices from Portland to San Diego by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Portland to San Diego flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Portland San Diego Virgin America 9/28/16 9/29/16 1 $284
October Portland San Diego Alaska 10/18/16 10/25/16 0 $177
November Portland San Diego Alaska 11/1/16 11/2/16 0 $177
December Portland San Diego Alaska 12/1/16 12/4/16 0 $199
January Portland San Diego American 1/14/17 1/17/17 1 $204
February Portland San Diego American 2/4/17 2/15/17 1 $204
March Portland San Diego Alaska 3/1/17 3/4/17 1 $222
April Portland San Diego Virgin America 4/28/17 4/30/17 1 $244

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Portland to San Diego

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Portland to San Diego. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$264
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$264 $244
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$244 $188
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$188 $177
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$177 $188
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$188

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Portland to San Diego

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Portland to San Diego is $199.

The average price for direct flights from Portland to San Diego is $199.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Portland to San Diego.

Weekly Direct Flights from Portland to San Diego - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Alaska 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 06:35 18:55
Southwest 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 06:10 18:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Portland to San Diego

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Portland to San Diego. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Portland to San Diego is $128.

The average price for round trip flights from Portland to San Diego is $193.

Portland to San Diego Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Portland to San Diego?
Answer: The average Portland to San Diego flight time is 2 hours and 23 minutes.
Question: How far is San Diego from Portland?
Answer: The distance from Portland to San Diego is 932 miles (1,499 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Portland to San Diego?
Answer: There are 35 direct flights from Portland to San Diego.
Question: What are the most popular Portland airlines for direct flights from Portland to San Diego?
Answer: Alaska Airlines provides 60% of the non-stop flights between Portland and San Diego.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Portland to San Diego?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in Portland flying to San Diego Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:19 AMNumber of routes searched: 88Number of itineraries searched: 386,761

Wondering which airlines fly out of Portland to San Diego? We've gathered the average price of Portland airlines with flights to San Diego. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Portland to San Diego
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Alaska SEA
American -
United SFO
Alaska SJC
American LAX
American PHX
Alaska FAT
Alaska BOI
Alaska STS
American DFW
American ORD
United DEN
United IAH
Delta MSP
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue JFK
Spirit LAS

Portland to San Diego Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Portland and San Diego. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Portland - PDX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Portland to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit, United, Virgin America $81
Flights from Portland to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Hawaiian, Spirit, United, Virgin America $81
Flights from Portland to Santa Ana American, Alaska, Delta, United $117
Flights from Portland to PalomarCheck Dates
Flights from Portland to Palm Springs American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $176
Flights from Portland to Ontario American, Alaska, Delta, United $110
Flights from Portland to Phoenix American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $97
Flights from Portland to Long Beach American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta $77

Cheap International Flights from Portland - PDX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Portland to Tijuana AeroMexico $665

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Diego - SAN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Seattle to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit, Virgin America $189
Flights from Eugene to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta, United $180
Flights from Pasco to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta, United $232
Flights from Redmond to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta, United $224
Flights from Wenatchee to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta $261
Flights from Yakima to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta $260
Flights from North Bend to San Diego Alaska, United $402
Flights from Seattle to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit, United, Virgin America $89
Flights from Seattle to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Hawaiian, Spirit, Virgin America $91
Flights from Seattle to Santa Ana American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier $104
Flights from Seattle to PalomarCheck Dates
Flights from Seattle to Palm Springs American, Alaska, Delta, Virgin America $194
Flights from Seattle to Ontario American, Alaska, Delta, United $117
Flights from Eugene to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta $215
Flights from Seattle to Phoenix American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United $97
Flights from Seattle to Long Beach American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta $79
Flights from Redmond to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta $222
Flights from Seattle to Burbank American, Alaska, Delta $117
Flights from Seattle to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $217
Flights from Seattle to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Hawaiian, United, Virgin America $117

Cheap International Flights to San Diego - SAN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Seattle to Tijuana AeroMexico $606
Cheap Flights from Portland to San Diego