The cheapest times to fly from YWL to PDX are

  • April 2nd to April 22nd (except the week of April 9th)
  • October 8th to March 11th (except the week of February 12th)

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 YWL to PDX is late December. Prices can be as high as $776 for Saturday flights during mid May, or as low as $424 for Sunday flights around late December.


When to Fly to Portland

Flying from Williams Lake (YWL) to Portland, OR (PDX) will usually cost between $424 to $746 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late December with an average ticket price of $424. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $766. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $342 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $432 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YWL to PDX flight.

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

YWL to PDX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YWL to PDX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Williams Lake. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.59, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $126 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $434. Return trip prices are from the PDX to YWL 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 YWL to PDX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 48 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Portland International Airport to Williams Lake Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 456 miles or 734 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YWL to PDX flight is about 1 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Williams Lake and Portland, OR?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from YWL to PDX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code YWL
Origination airport name Williams Lake Airport
City Williams Lake
Country Canada
Latitude 52.2
Longitude -122.1

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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