The cheapest times to fly from NJF to PDX are

  • January 15th to May 6th
  • October 15th to December 2nd (except the week of October 22nd)

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 NJF to PDX is late January. Prices can be as high as $2696 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $1123 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Portland

Flying from Al Najaf (NJF) to Portland, OR (PDX) will usually cost between $1166 to $2205 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 $1171. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $2078. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $907 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1445 can be considered a good price for a round-trip NJF to PDX flight.

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

NJF to PDX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the NJF to PDX flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Najaf. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PDX, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into NJF. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Portland, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Najaf. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $390 (17%) 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 $1406. Return trip prices are from the PDX to NJF 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 NJF 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 13 hour 36 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Copenhagen (NJF > CPH > PDX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1310
  • Average savings: $135 (9.34%)

See NJF to IST flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (NJF > IST > PDX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1340
  • Average savings: $106 (7.3%)

See NJF to CPH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alaska, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Gulf Air, JetBlue, KLM, MEA, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Portland International Airport to Al Najaf International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7014 miles or 11288 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop NJF to PDX flight is about 13 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Al Najaf and Portland, OR?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from NJF to PDX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeNJF
Origination airport nameAl Najaf International Airport
CityAl Najaf

Return Airport

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


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