The cheapest times to fly from SHJ to PDX are

  • January 15th to May 6th (except the weeks of January 29th and March 26th)
  • September 10th to December 2nd

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 SHJ to PDX is late January. Prices can be as high as $2694 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $1156 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Portland

Flying from Sharjah (SHJ) to Portland, OR (PDX) will usually cost between $1178 to $1759 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 $1178. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1936. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $759 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1315 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SHJ to PDX flight.

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

SHJ to PDX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SHJ to PDX flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Sharjah. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PDX. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Portland. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $104 (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 $1324. Return trip prices are from the PDX to SHJ flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SHJ to PDX can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 33 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SHJ to PDX

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 SHJ to PDX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Moscow (SHJ > DME > PDX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1080
  • Average savings: $236 (17.91%)

See SHJ to SAW flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (SHJ > SAW > PDX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1154
  • Average savings: $162 (12.28%)

See SHJ to DME flights

Hack #3: Cairo (SHJ > CAI > PDX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1197
  • Average savings: $119 (9.01%)

See SHJ to CAI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, EgyptAir, Fiji Airways, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7534 miles or 12125 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SHJ to PDX flight is about 14 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Sharjah and Portland, OR?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SHJ
Origination airport name Sharjah International Airport
City Sharjah
Country the United Arab Emirates
Latitude 25.3
Longitude 55.5

Return Airport

Destination code PDX
Destination airport name Portland International Airport
City Portland, OR
Country the United States
Latitude 45.6
Longitude -122.6


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