The cheapest times to fly from KEM to PDX are

  • February 26th to March 18th (except the week of March 5th)
  • April 2nd to June 17th
  • October 22nd 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 KEM to PDX is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $5202 for Friday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $1307 for Tuesday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to Portland

Flying from Kemi (KEM) to Portland, OR (PDX) will usually cost between $1361 to $2082 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $1351. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $2280. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $929 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1495 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KEM to PDX flight.

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

KEM to PDX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KEM to PDX flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Kemi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $764 (34%) 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 $1442. Return trip prices are from the PDX to KEM 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 KEM to PDX can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 10 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking KEM 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 KEM to PDX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (KEM > LAX > PDX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1174
  • Average savings: $321 (21.47%)

See KEM to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (KEM > JFK > PDX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1205
  • Average savings: $290 (19.4%)

See KEM to LAX flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (KEM > SFO > PDX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1229
  • Average savings: $266 (17.79%)

See KEM to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alaska, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Portland International Airport to Kemi Tornio Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4544 miles or 7313 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KEM to PDX flight is about 9 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Kemi and Portland, OR?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from KEM to PDX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeKEM
Origination airport nameKemi Tornio Airport

Return Airport

Destination codePDX
Destination airport namePortland International Airport
CityPortland, OR
Countrythe United States


Other Resources

Please note that while we’ve worked hard to analyzed tens of millions of flights to get you this data, we do not calculate current live prices or guarantee pricing. Please see our partners using the links above for current offers.