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Cheap Flights from Portland to San Francisco, CA, United States - PDX to SFO Last modified: Jun 26, 2016 1:33 AM

Popular flights from Portland to San Francisco Last modified: Jun 26, 2016 1:33 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 28, 2016 Aug 6, 2016 $143
Aug 3, 2016 Aug 9, 2016 $143
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 31, 2016 Aug 9, 2016 $174
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 12, 2016 Jul 14, 2016 $150
Jul 12, 2016 Jul 15, 2016 $150
Jul 13, 2016 Jul 17, 2016 $150
Jul 14, 2016 Jul 17, 2016 $150
Jul 14, 2016 Jul 21, 2016 $150
Virgin America
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 16, 2016 Jul 19, 2016 $150
Jul 26, 2016 Aug 2, 2016 $150
Jul 26, 2016 Aug 6, 2016 $150
Jul 28, 2016 Aug 1, 2016 $150
Jul 29, 2016 Aug 1, 2016 $150

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Portland to San Francisco (PDX to SFO)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Portland to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $146.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Portland to San Francisco (PDX to SFO)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Portland to San Francisco based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Portland to San Francisco

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Portland to San Francisco should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $221 $229
7-14 days $192 $185
14-21 days $157 $144
21-30 days $152 $144
30-60 days $152 $143
60-90 days $156 $144
90+ days $152 $144

Cheapest Day To Fly from Portland to San Francisco

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Portland to San Francisco.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$150 $144 $143 $143 $144 $144 $150

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Portland to San Francisco

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Portland to San Francisco.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Portland San Francisco United 6/29/16 7/6/16 1 $275
July Portland San Francisco Alaska 7/28/16 8/6/16 1 $143
August Portland San Francisco Alaska 8/3/16 8/9/16 1 $143
September Portland San Francisco Alaska 9/1/16 9/6/16 1 $144
October Portland San Francisco Alaska 10/15/16 10/22/16 1 $144
November Portland San Francisco Alaska 11/1/16 11/5/16 1 $144
December Portland San Francisco Alaska 12/1/16 12/5/16 1 $144
January Portland San Francisco Alaska 1/21/17 1/28/17 1 $144

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Portland to San Francisco

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Portland to San Francisco.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$267
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$267 $192
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$192 $157
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$157 $157
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$157 $157
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$157

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Portland to San Francisco (PDX to SFO)

Your Portland to San Francisco flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 Francisco is $154.

The average price for non-stop flights from Portland to San Francisco is $162.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Portland to San Francisco
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Alaska 5 5 5 5 5 4 5 07:10 20:50
United 9 9 9 9 9 6 9 05:40 19:45
Virgin America 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 06:40 18:05

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Portland to San Francisco (PDX to SFO)

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 Francisco. 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 Francisco is $81.

The average price for round trip flights from Portland to San Francisco is $154.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Seattle to San Francisco American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $172
Eugene to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $226
Redmond to San Francisco Alaska, United $215
Pasco to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $244
North Bend to San Francisco Alaska, United $297
Yakima to San Francisco American, Alaska $262
Wenatchee to San Francisco American, Alaska $230
Seattle to Oakland American, Alaska, United $187
Portland to Oakland American, Alaska, United $157
Seattle to San Jose American, Alaska, United $177
Eugene to Oakland American, Alaska, United $242
Portland to San Jose American, Alaska $144
Pasco to Oakland American, Alaska, United $339
Seattle to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Spirit, United, Virgin America $107
Redmond to Oakland Alaska, United Check Dates
Seattle to Sacramento American, Alaska, United $149
Yakima to Oakland American, Alaska $278
Seattle to Santa Rosa American, Alaska, United $247
Seattle to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $124
Portland to Sacramento American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, United $227
Portland to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Spirit, United, Virgin America $122
Eugene to San Jose American, Alaska, United $209
Portland to Santa Rosa American, Alaska $267
Pasco to San Jose American, Alaska, United $255
Redmond to San Jose American, Alaska, United $242
Portland to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United, Virgin America $126
Seattle to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, Hawaiian, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $253
Seattle to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $196
Wenatchee to San Jose American, Alaska $436
Seattle to Reno American, Alaska, United $232

Airlines Flying from Portland to San Francisco (PDX to SFO) Number of flights searched: 161Last modified: Jun 26, 2016 1:33 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Portland to San Francisco with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Portland to San Francisco.

Portland to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHX X X X X X X X
Alaska - X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X X X
Delta SEA X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
Virgin America - X X X X X X X
Southwest SAN X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Portland and San Francisco, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Portland to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Portland to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Portland to San Francisco flight time is an hour and 50 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Portland and San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from Portland to San Francisco is 550 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Portland to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 114 direct flights from Portland to San Francisco.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Portland to San Francisco?
Answer: United Airlines provides 52% of the non-stop flights between Portland and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Portland to San Francisco?
Answer: Seattle, WA
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