The cheapest times to fly from PDX to SYR are

  • January 1st to March 11th
  • 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 SYR is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1042 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $294 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Syracuse

Flying from Portland, OR (PDX) to Syracuse, NY (SYR) will usually cost between $296 to $630 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $302. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $600. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $298 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $412 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PDX to SYR flight.

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

PDX to SYR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PDX to SYR flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Portland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $142 (28%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $361. Return trip prices are from the SYR to PDX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from PDX to SYR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 4 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from PDX to SYR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) in Buffalo, NY

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from SYR
  • Usually 1.58% less expensive than SYR
  • 1-layover flights available

See PDX to BUF flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Syracuse Hancock International Airport to Portland International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2271 miles or 3655 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PDX to SYR flight is about 5 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Portland, OR and Syracuse, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 84 available flights from PDX to SYR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code SYR
Destination airport name Syracuse Hancock International Airport
City Syracuse, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 43.1
Longitude -76.1


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