The cheapest times to fly from SXM to PWM are

  • April 30th to August 5th (except the weeks of June 25th and July 2nd)
  • December 24th to March 11th (except the weeks of January 1st, February 5th, and February 19th)

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 SXM to PWM is late January. Prices can be as high as $1460 for Sunday flights during early to mid October, or as low as $395 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Portland

Flying from Philipsburg (SXM) to Portland, ME (PWM) will usually cost between $424 to $851 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 $424. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid October, with an average price of $851. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $427 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $486 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SXM to PWM flight.

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

SXM to PWM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SXM to PWM flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Sint Maarten. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, 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 to Portland, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Sint Maarten. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $138 (22%) 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 $477. Return trip prices are from the PWM to SXM 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 SXM to PWM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 15 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 SXM to PWM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Logan International Airport (BOS) in Boston, MA

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from PWM
  • Usually 13.37% less expensive than PWM
  • Nonstop flights available

See SXM to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SXM to PWM? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Cape Air, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, United, WestJet, Winair, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Portland International Jetport Airport to Princess Juliana International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1818 miles or 2926 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SXM to PWM?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SXM to PWM flight is about 4 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between Philipsburg and Portland, ME?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from SXM to PWM.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSXM
Origination airport namePrincess Juliana International Airport
CountrySint Maarten

Return Airport

Destination codePWM
Destination airport namePortland International Jetport Airport
CityPortland, ME
Countrythe United States


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