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The cheapest times to fly from FAT to PDX are

  • January 1st to March 18th (except the week of February 12th)
  • August 6th to November 18th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from FAT to PDX is early October. Prices can be as high as $670 for Sunday flights during mid July, or as low as $157 for Tuesday flights around early October.

 

When to Fly to Portland

Flying from Fresno, CA (FAT) to Portland, OR (PDX) will usually cost between $167 to $334 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $171. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $329. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $158 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $228 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FAT to PDX flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the FAT to PDX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

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FAT to PDX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FAT to PDX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Fresno. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $34 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $218. Return trip prices are from the PDX to FAT flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from FAT to PDX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 7 minutes may be realistic.

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FAT to PDX? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Portland International Airport to Fresno Yosemite International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 627 miles or 1009 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FAT to PDX?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FAT to PDX flight is about 2 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Fresno, CA and Portland, OR?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 83 available flights from FAT to PDX.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code FAT
Origination airport name Fresno Yosemite International Airport
City Fresno, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 36.8
Longitude -119.7

Return Airport

Destination code PDX
Destination airport name Portland International Airport
City Portland, OR
Country the United States
Latitude 45.6
Longitude -122.6

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from FAT to PDX tend to depart late almost never compared to the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 10% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 61% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave PDX heading for FAT about 3 minutes early. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Portland, OR is about 3 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: 3 minutes early
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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