The cheapest times to fly from PDX to CLO are
- January 15th to March 18th (except the weeks of February 12th and February 19th)
- April 16th to May 27th
- August 20th 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 PDX to CLO is late May. Prices can be as high as $1629 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $517 for Tuesday flights around late May.
When to Fly to Cali
Flying from Portland, OR (PDX) to Cali (CLO) will usually cost between $606 to $1193 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $607. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1335. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $729 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $747 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PDX to CLO flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PDX to CLO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the PDX to CLO flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Portland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far 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 $169 (16%) 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 $742. Return trip prices are from the CLO to PDX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from PDX to CLO can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 13 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking PDX to CLO
Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from PDX to CLO — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $630
- Average savings: $117 (15.67%)
- Price for both tickets: $678
- Average savings: $69 (9.18%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from PDX to CLO? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, LATAM, Spirit, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Alfonso Bonilla Aragon International Airport to Portland International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 4018 miles or 6466 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from PDX to CLO?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop PDX to CLO flight is about 8 hour 13 minutes.
How many flights go between Portland, OR and Cali?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 75 available flights from PDX to CLO.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Portland International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Alfonso Bonilla Aragon International Airport|
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