The cheapest times to fly from GCK to PDX are
- January 8th to March 4th
- April 16th to May 6th
- August 13th to November 18th (except the week of August 27th)
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 GCK to PDX is late January. Prices can be as high as $909 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $342 for Wednesday flights around late January.
When to Fly to Portland
Flying from Garden City, KS (GCK) to Portland, OR (PDX) will usually cost between $374 to $681 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $398. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $650. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $252 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $447 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GCK to PDX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the GCK to PDX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the GCK to PDX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Garden City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is 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 $166 (29%) 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 $414. Return trip prices are from the PDX to GCK 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 GCK 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 3 hour 13 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 GCK to PDX while comparing.
- 129 miles (208 km) away from PDX
- Usually 10.07% less expensive than PDX
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from GCK to PDX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Portland International Airport to Garden City Regional Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1240 miles or 1996 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from GCK to PDX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop GCK to PDX flight is about 3 hour 13 minutes.
How many flights go between Garden City, KS and Portland, OR?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from GCK to PDX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Garden City Regional Airport|
|City||Garden City, KS|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Portland International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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