The cheapest times to fly from EDI to PDX are

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the week of March 12th)
  • May 7th to June 3rd
  • June 25th to July 8th
  • October 8th to December 9th

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 EDI to PDX is late May. Prices can be as high as $1597 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $545 for Tuesday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Portland

Flying from Edinburgh (EDI) to Portland, OR (PDX) will usually cost between $644 to $1232 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 $636. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1395. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $758 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $836 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EDI to PDX flight.

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

EDI to PDX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EDI to PDX flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Edinburgh. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Portland, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Edinburgh. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $156 (15%) 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 $797. Return trip prices are from the PDX to EDI 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 EDI to PDX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 14 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 EDI to PDX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Seattle/Tacoma International Airport (SEA) in Seattle, WA

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from PDX
  • Usually 23.94% less expensive than PDX
  • 1-layover flights available

See EDI to SEA flights


Flight Hacking EDI to PDX

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 EDI to PDX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dublin (EDI > DUB > PDX)

  • Price for both tickets: $575
  • Average savings: $261 (31.24%)

See EDI to LAX flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (EDI > LAX > PDX)

  • Price for both tickets: $651
  • Average savings: $185 (22.08%)

See EDI to DUB flights

Hack #3: London (EDI > LGW > PDX)

  • Price for both tickets: $653
  • Average savings: $183 (21.9%)

See EDI to LGW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Flybe, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Portland International Airport to Edinburgh Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4586 miles or 7380 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EDI to PDX flight is about 9 hour 14 minutes.

How many flights go between Edinburgh and Portland, OR?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 69 available flights from EDI to PDX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code EDI
Origination airport name Edinburgh Airport
City Edinburgh
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 56
Longitude -3.4

Return Airport

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


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