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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Portland, OR, United States - SFO to PDX

Popular flights from San Francisco to Portland

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 1, 2016 Jun 6, 2016 $157
Jun 4, 2016 Jun 9, 2016 $157
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 1, 2016 Jun 7, 2016 $164
Jun 3, 2016 Jun 4, 2016 $164
Jun 8, 2016 Jun 11, 2016 $164
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 4, 2016 Jun 8, 2016 $137
Jun 4, 2016 Jun 7, 2016 $137
Jun 7, 2016 Jun 11, 2016 $137
Virgin America
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 31, 2016 Jun 1, 2016 $137
Jun 7, 2016 Jun 11, 2016 $137

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 $152.

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 $341 $241
7-14 days $179 $193
14-21 days $175 $192
21-30 days $160 $190
30-60 days $137 $177
60-90 days $189 $202
90+ days $168 $198

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
$157 $137 $157 $157 $162 $137 $160

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
April San Francisco Portland American 4/30/16 5/14/16 1 $241
May San Francisco Portland Virgin America 5/31/16 6/1/16 0 $137
June San Francisco Portland United 6/4/16 6/7/16 0 $137
July San Francisco Portland American 7/15/16 7/26/16 0 $189
August San Francisco Portland Alaska 8/30/16 9/1/16 0 $168
September San Francisco Portland Alaska 9/7/16 9/10/16 0 $183
October San Francisco Portland Alaska 10/1/16 10/5/16 0 $183
November San Francisco Portland Alaska 11/1/16 11/5/16 0 $187

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
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$261
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$261 $183
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
$183 $167
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
$167 $185
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$185 $137
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$137

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 $204.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Portland is $148.

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 6 6 5 6 6 5 5 06:45 20:30
United 8 8 8 8 8 6 7 07:56 22:59
Virgin America 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 09:25 20:55

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 $75.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Portland is $148.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Oakland to Portland American, Alaska, United $137
Sacramento to Portland American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $177
San Jose to Portland American, Alaska, United $137
Reno to Portland American, Alaska, United $217
Fresno to Portland American, Alaska, United $167
Santa Rosa to Portland American, Alaska $202
San Luis Obispo to Portland American, United $403
Monterey to Portland American, Alaska, United $345
Chico to PortlandCheck Dates
Redding to Portland Alaska, PenAir, United $247
Modesto to PortlandCheck Dates
San Francisco to Seattle American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $154
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $270
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $132
Oakland to Seattle American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $157
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, Great Lakes $238
San Francisco to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, United, Virgin America $67
Fresno to Seattle American, Alaska, United $220
Reno to Seattle American, Alaska, United $220
San Francisco to Eugene American, Alaska, United $220
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $158
Santa Rosa to Seattle Alaska $248
San Francisco to Redmond American, Alaska, United $186
San Francisco to Denver American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $136
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $223
Oakland to Eugene American, Alaska, United $256
Sacramento to Eugene American, Alaska, United $174
San Francisco to Victoria American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, Virgin America, WestJet $223

Airlines Flying from San Francisco to Portland (SFO to PDX)

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 LAX 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 45 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 112 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 47% 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: Los Angeles, CA
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