Cheap flights from Portland to Los Angeles (PDX - LAX)

PDX — LAX
Jan 31 — Feb 71

The best prices from Portland to Los Angeles are usually found in January or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Portland (PDX) to Los Angeles (LAX)

All the information you need to plan the best PDX to LAX flight in 2023: compare Portland to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.

PDX - LAX

Price

$197 - $392

LAX

Temperature

57.2 - 73.4 °F

LAX

Rainfall

0 - 3.4 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop
Round-trip from$197From Portland to Los Angeles
One-way from$73One-way flight from Portland to Los Angeles

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Portland to Los Angeles?

Flying to your destination on a Saturday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Los Angeles. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Portland to Los Angeles?

To save up to 69% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 60 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Portland to Los Angeles from $353 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $479 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Portland to Los Angeles?

Our data shows that January tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Los Angeles from Portland. Users have commonly found prices around $288 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $137. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Portland to Los Angeles (PDX - LAX)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Portland to Los Angeles in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 19% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Portland to Los Angeles

Mar 1 - Mar 7
PDX

Portland

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

8h 27m
LAX

Los Angeles

PDX

Portland

1 stop

9h 47m
$53

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

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Feb 14 - Feb 15
PDX

Portland

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

8h 27m
LAX

Los Angeles

PDX

Portland

1 stop

6h 27m
$70

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 28 - Mar 8
PDX

Portland

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

6h 28m
LAX

Los Angeles

PDX

Portland

1 stop

4h 47m
$73

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Los Angeles

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

There was a bit of confusion during boarding because the staff couldn't find my reservation, but they sorted it out and did a great job.

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

There was a bit of confusion during boarding because the staff couldn't find my reservation, but they sorted it out and did a great job.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,666 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

There was a bit of confusion during boarding because the staff couldn't find my reservation, but they sorted it out and did a great job.

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
707 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

There was a bit of confusion during boarding because the staff couldn't find my reservation, but they sorted it out and did a great job.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Portland to Los Angeles flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Portland to Los Angeles?

Los Angeles is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Los Angeles from Portland. Booking flights from Portland (PDX) to Los Angeles (LAX) should be relatively easy as there are 44 daily flights to Los Angeles from 11 different airlines. 2h 19m is how long a flight from Portland to Los Angeles will take if you book a nonstop flight.

Which airlines flying from Portland to Los Angeles have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Delta, Alaska Airlines, and American Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Portland to Los Angeles for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Portland to Los Angeles for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $53, but on average you can expect to pay $88.

Are there nonstop flights from Portland to Los Angeles for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Portland to Los Angeles under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Portland to Los Angeles is less than $190.

Are there last-minute flights available from Portland to Los Angeles for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Portland to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Portland to Los Angeles?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Portland to Los Angeles flight route?

Within the past month, 200 users have taken a look at flights from Portland to Los Angeles.

How many flights depart from Portland to Los Angeles on average per day?

Per day, 31 flights depart from Portland to Los Angeles on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 19% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 29% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 39% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 13% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Portland to Los Angeles?

There are many flights that can get you from Portland to Los Angeles in 8h 27m. Fly via Spirit Airlines to get the fastest option. Airlines will cover a distance of 839 mi.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Portland to Los Angeles round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Portland to Los Angeles is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $53 on this airline. Spirit Airlines is currently priced 81% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Portland to Los Angeles?

The most popular airlines flying from Portland to Los Angeles are Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Portland to Los Angeles?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Portland to Los Angeles consider choosing Japan Airlines (92%), Singapore Airlines (91%) or American Airlines (90%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Portland to Los Angeles?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Portland to Los Angeles? While on average our users pay $422, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $73. The most popular route (Portland - Los Angeles), is priced around $70.

Alternative routes for Portland to Los Angeles

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 6 airlines flying from Portland to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Portland to Los Angeles choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$14Average$22FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$99Average$265FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$101Average$207FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$131Average$357FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$141Average$317FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$141Average$357FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Portland to Los Angeles

See what time of day planes typically take off from Portland to Los Angeles
23%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
49%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
18%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
10%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Portland to Los Angeles

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Portland to Los Angeles
Sunday35daily flights
Monday62daily flights
Tuesday53daily flights
Wednesday63daily flights
Thursday38daily flights
Friday42daily flights
Saturday19daily flights
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