Cheap flights from California (CA) to Portland (PDX)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
California to Portland (PDX)

All the information you need to plan the best null to PDX flight in 2022: compare California to Portland flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Portland.
How far in advance should I book a flight from California to Portland?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 110% on flights from California to Portland compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $326. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $449.

When is the cheapest time to fly from California to Portland (CA - PDX)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from California to Portland as you normally would.

Cheap flights from California to Portland in June, July 2022

The best prices found for California to PDX flights for June, July
20 Jul - 9 Aug
$161pp
ONT
Ontario
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ONT
Ontario
13 Jul - 22 Jul
$184pp
ONT
Ontario
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ONT
Ontario
14 Jul - 18 Jul
$196pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

California to Portland 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Portland from California found for this year
28 Sep - 1 Oct
$158pp
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
20 Jul - 9 Aug
$161pp
ONT
Ontario
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ONT
Ontario
13 Dec - 20 Dec
$166pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to Portland from California

Save time with California to Portland direct flight deals
28 Sep - 1 Oct
$158pp
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
13 Dec - 20 Dec
$166pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
8 Dec - 15 Dec
$167pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from California to Portland

Late deals on round-trip flights to Portland from California, departing today and this week
6 Jul - 3 Aug
$233pp
SJC
San Jose
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SJC
San Jose
4 Jul - 29 Jul
$233pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
6 Jul - 9 Jul
$235pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl

One-way flights to Portland from California

The cheapest one-way flights from California to Portland
2:15 am - 6:50 am
Delta
1 Stop
4h 35m
SFO - PDX
Delta
$89
Delta
6:23 pm - 4:27 am
Frontier
1 Stop
10h 04m
SAN - PDX
Frontier
$96
Flights by SU
4:18 pm - 3:49 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
11h 31m
SFO - PDX
Multiple Airlines
$97
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">California</span> to <span class="emphasized">Portland</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From California to Portland

What airport do you fly into for flights to Portland from California?

Portland (PDX) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from California to Portland. It is only a 6.0 mi journey from Portland (PDX) to Portland’s city center.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from California to Portland that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Alaska Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from California to Portland for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from California to Portland for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Alaska Airlines for just $158, but on average you can expect to pay $175.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from California to Portland under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from California to Portland is less than $188.

Are there last-minute flights available from California to Portland for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from California to Portland within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from California to Portland?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this California to Portland flight route?

The California to Portland flight path was viewed by 133 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

On average 25 flights depart from California to Portland per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 4% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 24% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 52% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 20% of flight departures

How long is the flight from California to Portland?

There are many flights that can get you from California to Portland in 1h 46m. Fly via Alaska Airlines, Frontier, or Spirit Airlines to get the fastest option. The distance from California to Portland is about 839 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from California to Portland one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $79 on United Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Alaska Airlines from $81 and Frontier from $83 one-way.

What are the most popular routes from California to Portland?

While some choose either San Francisco - Portland or Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty - Portland, Los Angeles - Portland is the most popular route from California to Portland.

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

The most popular airlines flying from California to Portland are Endeavor Airlines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from California to Portland?

Consider Japan Airlines (94%), American Airlines (91%) or Alaska Airlines (90%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from California to Portland.

What are the cheapest flights from California to Portland?

On average you can expect to pay $519 for a flight from California to Portland. The cheapest flight overall is $89 while the most popular route, (Los Angeles - Portland) is currently priced at $177.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Portland, OR

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Portland from California?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Portland within the United States

Most visitors from California need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Portland.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from California are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Portland.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from California are not required to quarantine after entering Portland.

Do I need a test to fly back to California from Portland?

Returning to California from Portland

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Portland are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering California.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Portland are not required to quarantine after entering California.

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Destination information for Portland

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from California to Portland.
Flight duration from California to PDX
2h 06m
Average temperature for June in Portland
75.2 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Portland
1.8 ″

Airports servicing

Bishop (BIH)
Burbank (BUR)
Concord Buchanan Fld (CCR)
Crescent City (CEC)
San Diego Carlsbad-Palomar (CLD)

Airports servicing Portland

Top 9 airlines flying from California to Portland

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from California to Portland choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Juneyao Airlines
$10 $22 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Sun Country Air
$38 $133 No cancel fee 83%
Spirit Airlines
$55 $180 No cancel fee 65%
Frontier
$68 $234 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$77 $253 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$78 $284 No cancel fee 69%
Allegiant Air
$78 $116 No cancel fee 88%
Alaska Airlines
$79 $252 No cancel fee 75%
JetBlue
$83 $243 No cancel fee 62%
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