pdx-to-alb

 

The cheapest times to fly from PDX to ALB are

  • January 1st to March 11th
  • August 20th to November 18th
  • early December

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 PDX to ALB is early November. Prices can be as high as $957 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $309 for Tuesday flights around early November.

 

When to Fly to Albany

Flying from Portland, OR (PDX) to Albany, NY (ALB) will usually cost between $361 to $711 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $355. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $715. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $360 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $486 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PDX to ALB flight.

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

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PDX to ALB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PDX to ALB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Portland. 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 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 $126 (22%) 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 $439. Return trip prices are from the ALB to PDX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from PDX to ALB can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 17 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 PDX to ALB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from ALB
  • Usually 38.68% less expensive than ALB
  • Nonstop flights available

See PDX to JFK flights

Destination alternative #2: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from ALB
  • Usually 32.30% less expensive than ALB
  • Nonstop flights available

See PDX to EWR flights

Destination alternative #3: Logan International Airport (BOS) in Boston, MA

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from ALB
  • Usually 29.42% less expensive than ALB
  • Nonstop flights available

See PDX to BOS flights

Destination alternative #4: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from ALB
  • Usually 23.66% less expensive than ALB
  • 1-layover flights available

See PDX to LGA flights

Destination alternative #5: Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) in Syracuse, NY

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from ALB
  • Usually 15.23% less expensive than ALB
  • 1-layover flights available

See PDX to SYR flights

Destination alternative #6: Burlington International Airport (BTV) in Burlington, VT

  • 123 miles (198 km) away from ALB
  • Usually 10.91% less expensive than ALB
  • 1-layover flights available

See PDX to BTV flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2388 miles or 3843 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PDX to ALB flight is about 5 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Portland, OR and Albany, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 95 available flights from PDX to ALB.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code PDX
Origination airport name Portland International Airport
City Portland, OR
Country the United States
Latitude 45.6
Longitude -122.6

Return Airport

Destination code ALB
Destination airport name Albany International Airport
City Albany, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 42.7
Longitude -73.8

 

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