The cheapest times to fly from PDX to GDZ are

  • March 26th to June 10th
  • September 24th to October 21st

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 GDZ is early October. Prices can be as high as $4570 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $946 for Monday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Gelendzhik

Flying from Portland, OR (PDX) to Gelendzhik (GDZ) will usually cost between $977 to $3687 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $1000. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $3832. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2832 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1238 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PDX to GDZ flight.

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

PDX to GDZ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PDX to GDZ flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more 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

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GDZ, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into PDX. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Gelendzhik, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Portland. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1100 (39%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1464. Return trip prices are from the GDZ 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 GDZ can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 57 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 GDZ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Vityazevo Airport (AAQ) in Anapa

  • 44 miles (71 km) away from GDZ
  • Usually 1.37% less expensive than GDZ
  • 2-layover flights available

See PDX to AAQ flights


Flight Hacking PDX to GDZ

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 GDZ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (PDX > JFK > GDZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1140
  • Average savings: $98 (7.92%)

See PDX to JFK flights

Hack #2: Moscow (PDX > VKO > GDZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1193
  • Average savings: $46 (3.68%)

See PDX to VKO flights

Hack #3: Moscow (PDX > SVO > GDZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1199
  • Average savings: $40 (3.19%)

See PDX to SVO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, Alaska, American, Delta, KLM, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6093 miles or 9806 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PDX to GDZ flight is about 11 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Portland, OR and Gelendzhik?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from PDX to GDZ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeGDZ
Destination airport nameGelendzhik Airport


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