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Flights from Portland to San Francisco, United States Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:14 AM

Portland to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:14 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Portland to San Francisco. American & United frequently offer the best deals on Portland to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
PWMSFO
Tue 10/25
1 stop
SFOPWM
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$331
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American
PWMSFO
Wed 11/30
1 stop
SFOPWM
Tue 12/6
1 stop
$331
Select
United
PWMSFO
Tue 10/25
1 stop
SFOPWM
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$334
Select
United
PWMSFO
Sat 11/5
1 stop
SFOPWM
Sat 11/12
1 stop
$334
Select
United
PWMSFO
Wed 11/30
1 stop
SFOPWM
Tue 12/6
1 stop
$334
Select
United
PWMSFO
Wed 11/30
1 stop
SFOPWM
Tue 12/13
1 stop
$334
Select
United
PWMSFO
Sat 12/10
1 stop
SFOPWM
Sat 12/17
1 stop
$334
Select
JetBlue
PWMSFO
Wed 11/30
1 stop
SFOPWM
Tue 12/13
1 stop
$384
Select

How Much is a Flight from Portland to San Francisco?

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 $350.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Portland to San Francisco?

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 Francisco 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 Francisco?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $428
7-14 days $0 $428
14-21 days $0 $393
21-30 days $0 $331
30-60 days $0 $331
60-90 days $0 $331
90+ days $0 $356

Cheapest Day To Fly from Portland to San Francisco

We've examined 23,636,053,052 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 Francisco is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$356 $331 $331 $356 $357 $332 $384

Compare Flight Prices from Portland to San Francisco 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 Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Portland San Francisco JetBlue 9/29/16 10/3/16 2 $2,062
October Portland San Francisco American 10/25/16 11/1/16 1 $331
November Portland San Francisco American 11/30/16 12/6/16 1 $331
December Portland San Francisco United 12/10/16 12/17/16 1 $334
January Portland San Francisco American 1/20/17 1/28/17 1 $356
February Portland San Francisco United 2/12/17 2/18/17 1 $477
March Portland San Francisco JetBlue 3/15/17 3/21/17 1 $506
April Portland San Francisco United 4/3/17 4/10/17 1 $560

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Portland to San Francisco

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Portland to San Francisco. 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
$2,062
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$2,062
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$357
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$357

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Portland to San Francisco

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 Francisco is $361.

The average price for direct flights from Portland to San Francisco is not available.

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

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 not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Portland to San Francisco is $361.

Portland to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Portland to San Francisco?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Portland flying to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:14 AMNumber of routes searched: 119Number of itineraries searched: 21,621

Wondering which airlines fly out of Portland to San Francisco? We've gathered the average price of Portland airlines with flights to San Francisco. 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 Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHL
American CLT
United EWR
United ORD
United IAD
American PHL / LAX
Delta DTW
Delta ATL
American DCA / ORD
American PHL / ORD
Delta DTW / MSP
United ORD / LAX
Delta DTW / SEA
Delta LGA / MSP
United ORD / IAH
JetBlue JFK

Portland to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Portland and San Francisco. 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 - PWM

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Portland to Oakland American, JetBlue, Delta $408
Flights from Portland to San Jose American, JetBlue, Delta, United $389

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Boston to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $294
Flights from Hartford to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, United $325
Flights from Providence to San Francisco American, United $311
Flights from Albany to San Francisco American, Delta, United $391
Flights from Burlington to San Francisco American, JetBlue, Delta, United $393
Flights from Manchester to San Francisco American, Delta, United $312
Flights from Bangor to San Francisco American, Delta, United $441
Flights from Boston to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $309
Flights from Boston to San Jose American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $257
Flights from Providence to Oakland American, Delta $359
Flights from Hartford to Oakland American, Delta $433
Flights from Manchester to Oakland American, Delta $649
Flights from Burlington to Oakland American, JetBlue, Delta $442
Flights from Boston to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $212
Flights from Boston to Sacramento American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $275
Flights from Hartford to San Jose American, Delta, United $334
Flights from Providence to San Jose American, Delta, United $319
Flights from Manchester to San Jose American, Delta $392
Flights from Albany to San Jose American, Delta $396
Flights from Boston to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $192
Flights from Burlington to San Jose American, JetBlue, Delta, United $403
Flights from Boston to Chicago American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $87
Flights from Boston to Dallas - Ft Worth American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $87
Flights from Hartford to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United $330
Flights from Hartford to Sacramento American, Alaska, Delta, United $314
Flights from Boston to Monterey American, Alaska, United $382
Flights from Boston to Santa Rosa American, Alaska, Delta $562
Flights from Boston to Atlanta American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $157
Cheap Flights from Portland to San Francisco