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The cheapest times to fly from PDX to YSJ are

  • January 1st to April 22nd (except the weeks of February 19th, March 5th, and March 19th)
  • October 8th to December 9th

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 YSJ is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $1189 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $669 for Tuesday flights around late November to early December.

 

When to Fly to Saint John

Flying from Portland, OR (PDX) to Saint John (YSJ) will usually cost between $730 to $1079 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $734. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1076. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $341 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $864 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PDX to YSJ flight.

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

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PDX to YSJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PDX to YSJ flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Portland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is 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 $61 (7%) 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 $854. Return trip prices are from the YSJ 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 YSJ 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 49 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 YSJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ) in Halifax

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from YSJ
  • Usually 39.64% less expensive than YSJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See PDX to YHZ flights

Destination alternative #2: Fredericton International Airport (YFC) in Fredericton

  • 49 miles (79 km) away from YSJ
  • Usually 33.45% less expensive than YSJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See PDX to YFC flights

Destination alternative #3: Bangor International Airport (BGR) in Bangor, ME

  • 148 miles (238 km) away from YSJ
  • Usually 31.83% less expensive than YSJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See PDX to BGR flights

 

Flight Hacking PDX to YSJ

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 YSJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (PDX > BOS > YSJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $708
  • Average savings: $156 (18.06%)

See PDX to BOS flights

Hack #2: Toronto (PDX > YYZ > YSJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $761
  • Average savings: $104 (11.98%)

See PDX to YYZ flights

Hack #3: Montreal (PDX > YUL > YSJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $777
  • Average savings: $88 (10.13%)

See PDX to YUL flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Saint John Airport to Portland International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2689 miles or 4328 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PDX to YSJ flight is about 5 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Portland, OR and Saint John?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from PDX to YSJ.

 

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 YSJ
Destination airport name Saint John Airport
City Saint John
Country Canada
Latitude 45.3
Longitude -65.9

 

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