The cheapest times to fly from JNU to PDX are

  • January 1st to February 4th
  • June 4th to September 2nd (except the week of July 23rd)
  • 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 JNU to PDX is mid August. Prices can be as high as $871 for Thursday flights during early to mid April, or as low as $344 for Saturday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Portland

Flying from Juneau, AK (JNU) to Portland, OR (PDX) will usually cost between $351 to $651 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $349. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid April, with an average price of $694. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $345 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $448 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JNU to PDX flight.

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

JNU to PDX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JNU to PDX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Juneau. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.27, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PDX, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into JNU. Thursdays 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 $26 (6%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $446. Return trip prices are from the PDX to JNU 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 JNU 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 2 hour 49 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 JNU to PDX while comparing.

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

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from PDX
  • Usually 15.53% less expensive than PDX
  • Nonstop flights available

See JNU to SEA flights

Destination alternative #2: Roberts Field Airport (RDM) in Bend/Redmond, OR

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from PDX
  • Usually 1.23% less expensive than PDX
  • 1-layover flights available

See JNU to RDM flights

Destination alternative #3: Mahlon Sweet Field Airport (EUG) in Eugene, OR

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from PDX
  • Usually 0.34% less expensive than PDX
  • 1-layover flights available

See JNU to EUG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1015 miles or 1633 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JNU to PDX flight is about 2 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Juneau, AK and Portland, OR?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 76 available flights from JNU to PDX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code JNU
Origination airport name Juneau International Airport
City Juneau, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 58.4
Longitude -134.6

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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