The cheapest times to fly from PDX to FNA are

  • January 8th to May 6th
  • September 17th to December 2nd (except the week of September 24th)

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 FNA is mid January. Prices can be as high as $5367 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $1654 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Freetown

Flying from Portland, OR (PDX) to Freetown (FNA) will usually cost between $1675 to $4891 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $2158. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $3296. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1138 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1914 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PDX to FNA flight.

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

PDX to FNA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PDX to FNA flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Portland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FNA, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into PDX. Saturdays 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 $5272 (55%) 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 $1915. Return trip prices are from the FNA to PDX 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 PDX to FNA 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 3 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 FNA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Conakry Airport (CKY) in Conakry

  • 72 miles (116 km) away from FNA
  • Usually 6.06% less expensive than FNA
  • 2-layover flights available

See PDX to CKY flights


Flight Hacking PDX to FNA

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 PDX to FNA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Newark, NJ (PDX > EWR > FNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1494
  • Average savings: $420 (21.94%)

See PDX to EWR flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (PDX > LGA > FNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1519
  • Average savings: $395 (20.64%)

See PDX to LGA flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (PDX > JFK > FNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1529
  • Average savings: $385 (20.11%)

See PDX to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Hainan, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Turkish Airlines, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Freetown Lungi Airport to Portland International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6705 miles or 10791 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PDX to FNA flight is about 13 hour 3 minutes.

How many flights go between Portland, OR and Freetown?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from PDX to FNA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeFNA
Destination airport nameFreetown Lungi Airport
CountrySierra Leone


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