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The cheapest times to fly from PDX to IXM are

  • August 20th to September 16th (except the week of August 27th)
  • October 8th to March 25th (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 PDX to IXM is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $14400 for Wednesday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $1628 for Saturday flights around late February and early March.

 

When to Fly to Madurai

Flying from Portland, OR (PDX) to Madurai (IXM) will usually cost between $1755 to $9358 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late February and early March with an average ticket price of $3458. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $7215. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3757 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $4576 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PDX to IXM flight.

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

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PDX to IXM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PDX to IXM 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 $0.34, which is in the normal range for a flight.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Madurai, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Portland. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2617 (40%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $3398. Return trip prices are from the IXM 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 IXM can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 6 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 IXM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Cochin International Airport (COK) in Kochi

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from IXM
  • Usually 74.07% less expensive than IXM
  • 2-layover flights available

See PDX to COK flights

Destination alternative #2: Thiruvananthapuram International Airport (TRV) in Trivandrum

  • 123 miles (198 km) away from IXM
  • Usually 64.99% less expensive than IXM
  • 2-layover flights available

See PDX to TRV flights

Destination alternative #3: Coimbatore International Airport (CJB) in Coimbatore

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from IXM
  • Usually 7.18% less expensive than IXM
  • 2-layover flights available

See PDX to CJB flights

 

Flight Hacking PDX to IXM

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 IXM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chennai (PDX > MAA > IXM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1088
  • Average savings: $3488 (76.22%)

See PDX to MAA flights

Hack #2: Bangalore (PDX > BLR > IXM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1129
  • Average savings: $3447 (75.33%)

See PDX to BLR flights

Hack #3: Hyderabad (PDX > HYD > IXM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1183
  • Average savings: $3394 (74.16%)

See PDX to HYD flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alaska, American, ANA, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, KLM, SriLankan, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8396 miles or 13512 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PDX to IXM flight is about 16 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Portland, OR and Madurai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from PDX to IXM.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codePDX
Origination airport namePortland International Airport
CityPortland, OR
Countrythe United States
Latitude45.6
Longitude-122.6

Return Airport

Destination codeIXM
Destination airport nameMadurai Airport
CityMadurai
CountryIndia
Latitude9.8
Longitude78.1

 

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