The cheapest times to fly from PHX to PDX are
- January 8th to February 4th
- May 14th to June 24th (except the week of May 21st)
- July 9th to July 22nd
- August 6th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)
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 PHX to PDX is late January. Prices can be as high as $760 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $166 for Tuesday flights around late January.
When to Fly to Portland
Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Portland, OR (PDX) will usually cost between $166 to $323 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $169. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $353. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $183 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $199 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to PDX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PHX to PDX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the PHX to PDX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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 $52 (21%) 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 $193. Return trip prices are from the PDX to PHX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from PHX to PDX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 48 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from PHX to PDX while comparing.
- 129 miles (208 km) away from PDX
- Usually 11.06% less expensive than PDX
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from PHX to PDX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, China Eastern, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Singapore Airlines, Southwest, Sun Country Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Portland International Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1010 miles or 1625 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from PHX to PDX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to PDX flight is about 2 hour 48 minutes.
How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Portland, OR?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 85 available flights from PHX to PDX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Portland International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from PHX to PDX tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 28% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 15% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave PDX heading for PHX about 9 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Portland, OR is about 2 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Southwest: 13 minutes late
- American: 10 minutes late
- Alaska: 7 minutes early
- Some airlines not reporting
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