The cheapest times to fly from PDT to PDX are

  • July 16th to December 31st (except the week of October 8th)

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 PDT to PDX is late December. Prices can be as high as $146 for Thursday flights during early to mid October, or as low as $131 for Wednesday flights around late December.


When to Fly to Portland

Flying from Pendleton, OR (PDT) to Portland, OR (PDX) will usually cost between $131 to $146 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late December with an average ticket price of $131. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid October, with an average price of $133. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $146 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PDT to PDX flight.

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

PDT to PDX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PDT to PDX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Pendleton. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.5, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Portland, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Pendleton. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1 (1%) 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 $131. Return trip prices are from the PDX to PDT 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 PDT to PDX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 18 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Boutique Air, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Portland International Airport to Eastern Oregon Regional at Pendleton Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 181 miles or 291 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PDT to PDX flight is about 1 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Pendleton, OR and Portland, OR?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from PDT to PDX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PDT
Origination airport name Eastern Oregon Regional at Pendleton Airport
City Pendleton, OR
Country the United States
Latitude 45.7
Longitude -118.8

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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