Flights
Hotels
From
To
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.
Flights
Hotels
Round-trip
One-way
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.

Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Portland, OR, United States - SFO to PDX Last modified: May 28, 2016 1:49 PM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Portland Last modified: May 28, 2016 1:49 PM

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
Jun 22, 2016 Jun 24, 2016 $147
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 22, 2016 Jun 22, 2016 $175
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 21, 2016 Jun 25, 2016 $167
Jun 25, 2016 Jun 28, 2016 $167
Jun 25, 2016 Jul 2, 2016 $167
Virgin America
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 22, 2016 Jun 24, 2016 $162

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

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Portland, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $172.

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

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Francisco to Portland 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 San Francisco to Portland

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $392 $266
7-14 days $187 $215
14-21 days $167 $195
21-30 days $147 $195
30-60 days $177 $195
60-90 days $163 $176
90+ days $179 $191

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Portland

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$177 $163 $147 $185 $187 $167 $177

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Portland

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May San Francisco Portland United 5/28/16 6/11/16 0 $395
June San Francisco Portland Alaska 6/22/16 6/24/16 0 $147
July San Francisco Portland United 7/2/16 7/4/16 0 $177
August San Francisco Portland Alaska 8/23/16 8/24/16 0 $163
September San Francisco Portland Virgin America 9/19/16 9/24/16 0 $179
October San Francisco Portland Virgin America 10/27/16 11/3/16 0 $183
November San Francisco Portland United 11/17/16 11/24/16 0 $183
December San Francisco Portland American 12/2/16 12/4/16 0 $207

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

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 San Francisco to Portland.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$465
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$465 $207
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$207 $167
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$167 $167
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$167 $177
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$177

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

Your San Francisco to Portland 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 San Francisco to Portland is $206.

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

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

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to Portland
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Alaska 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 06:40 20:30
United 8 8 8 8 8 7 6 06:28 22:50
Virgin America 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 09:25 20:50

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

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 San Francisco to Portland. 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 San Francisco to Portland is $88.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Portland is $162.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Oakland to Portland American, Alaska, United $137
Sacramento to Portland American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $201
San Jose to Portland American, Alaska $137
Reno to Portland Alaska, United $217
Fresno to Portland American, Alaska, United $177
Santa Rosa to Portland American, Alaska $275
San Luis Obispo to Portland American, United $358
Monterey to Portland American, Alaska, United $311
Chico to PortlandCheck Dates
Redding to Portland Alaska, PenAir, United $286
Modesto to PortlandCheck Dates
San Francisco to Seattle American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $157
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $338
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $132
Oakland to Seattle American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $162
San Jose to Seattle American, Alaska, United $157
Sacramento to Seattle American, Alaska, United $149
San Francisco to Vancouver American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, United, Virgin America, WestJet $237
San Francisco to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, United, Virgin America $67
Fresno to Seattle American, Alaska, United $224
Reno to Seattle Alaska, United $232
San Francisco to Eugene American, Alaska, United $232
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $203
Santa Rosa to Seattle Alaska $255
San Francisco to Redmond American, Alaska, United $215
San Francisco to Denver American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $141
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $208
Oakland to Eugene American, Alaska, United $232
Sacramento to Eugene American, Alaska, United $206
San Francisco to Victoria American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, Virgin America, WestJet $226

Airlines Flying from San Francisco to Portland (SFO to PDX) Number of flights searched: 126Last modified: May 28, 2016 1:49 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from San Francisco to Portland 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 San Francisco to Portland.

San Francisco to Portland
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 SLC 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 SNA X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

San Francisco to Portland Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Portland?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Portland flight time is an hour and 40 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and Portland?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Portland is 550 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Portland?
Answer: There are 107 direct flights from San Francisco to Portland.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Portland?
Answer: United Airlines provides 49% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Portland.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Portland?
Answer: Seattle, WA
San Francisco (SFO) To Portland, OR (PDX) Flights: Cheap Flights From San Francisco To Portland | FareCompare.