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Cheap flights from San Diego to Portland (SAN - PDX)

The best prices from San Diego to Portland are usually found in January or October, booked 28 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from San Diego to Portland

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to PDX flight in 2022: compare San Diego to Portland flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Portland.

SAN - PDX

Price

$172 - $230

PDX

Temperature

41 - 69.8 °F

PDX

Precipitation

0.7 - 5.6 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$172

From San Diego to Portland

One-way from

$84

One-way flight from San Diego to Portland

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Diego to Portland?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Diego to Portland?

Find a great deal and save up to 32% by booking at least 26 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from San Diego to Portland within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $206.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Portland (SAN - PDX)?

When flying from San Diego to Portland, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 27% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Portland in January, February 2022

The best prices found for SAN to PDX flights for January, February
Feb 12 - Feb 14
SAN

San Diego

PDX

Portland

1 stop

11h 01m
PDX

Portland

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

14h 33m
$109

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/24/22

Feb 10 - Feb 15
SAN

San Diego

PDX

Portland

1 stop

11h 01m
PDX

Portland

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

5h 27m
$110

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/23/22

Feb 10 - Feb 14
SAN

San Diego

PDX

Portland

1 stop

27h 40m
PDX

Portland

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

14h 33m
$115

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/23/22

San Diego to Portland 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Portland from San Diego found for this year
Feb 12 - Feb 14
SAN

San Diego

PDX

Portland

1 stop

11h 01m
PDX

Portland

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

14h 33m
$109

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/24/22

Feb 10 - Feb 15
SAN

San Diego

PDX

Portland

1 stop

11h 01m
PDX

Portland

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

5h 27m
$110

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/23/22

Feb 10 - Feb 14
SAN

San Diego

PDX

Portland

1 stop

27h 40m
PDX

Portland

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

14h 33m
$115

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/23/22

Non-stop flights to Portland from San Diego

Save time with San Diego to Portland direct flight deals
Mar 1 - Mar 9
SAN

San Diego

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

2h 38m
PDX

Portland

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

2h 26m
$143

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/24/22

Apr 16 - Apr 20
SAN

San Diego

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

2h 40m
PDX

Portland

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

2h 24m
$151

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/24/22

Apr 5 - Apr 5
SAN

San Diego

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

2h 35m
PDX

Portland

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

2h 24m
$152

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/23/22

Last minute flights from San Diego to Portland

Late deals on return flights to Portland from San Diego, departing today and this week
Feb 3 - Feb 7
SAN

San Diego

PDX

Portland

1 stop

7h 29m
PDX

Portland

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

14h 33m
$118

Frontier

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Deal found 1/23/22

Feb 2 - Feb 5
SAN

San Diego

PDX

Portland

1 stop

14h 02m
PDX

Portland

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

5h 27m
$119

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

Feb 2 - Feb 4
SAN

San Diego

PDX

Portland

1 stop

14h 02m
PDX

Portland

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

11h 58m
$121

Frontier

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Deal found 1/22/22

One-way flights to Portland from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Portland
Feb 7
SAN

San Diego

PDX

Portland

1 stop

22h 19m
$53

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

Feb 23
SAN

San Diego

PDX

Portland

1 stop

5h 48m
$54

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

Mar 1
SAN

San Diego

PDX

Portland

1 stop

10h 07m
$56

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/23/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Diego to Portland flights.

What airports do I use to fly from San Diego to Portland?

If you book a flight from San Diego to Portland, you will be flying from San Diego to Portland. Flights to Portland (PDX) from San Diego (SAN) take 2h 28m for a nonstop flight. There are 2 flights from San Diego to Portland per day from 9 airlines.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from San Diego to Portland have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Alaska Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and Sun Country Air are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Alaska Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Portland for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $109, but on average you can expect to pay $123.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Diego to Portland under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Diego to Portland is less than $187.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Diego to Portland for under $200?

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

What days are nonstop flights available from San Diego to Portland?

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

How popular is this San Diego to Portland flight route?

Within the past month, 196 users have taken a look at flights from San Diego to Portland.

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

3 flight departures from San Diego to Portland per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 33% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 67% of flight departures

How long is the flight from San Diego to Portland?

There are many flights that can get you from San Diego to Portland in 11h 01m. Fly via Spirit Airlines or Frontier to get the fastest option. San Diego and Portland are separated by a distance of 939 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Diego to Portland round-trip?

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Portland, with prices starting at $110. Another option worth looking into is Frontier, starting at $118 round trip. Spirit Airlines is 44% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Spirit Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $53. Frontier flights start at $64 while deals on Alaska Airlines start at $79 one-way.

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

Before booking your flight from San Diego to Portland check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines.

What are the most reliable airlines from San Diego to Portland?

Before booking your flight to Portland from San Diego, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Horizon Air (97%), Japan Airlines (83%), SkyWest Airlines( 83%).

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Portland?

On average you can expect to pay $438 for a flight from San Diego to Portland. The cheapest flight overall is $45 while the most popular route, (San Diego - Portland) is currently priced at $110.

Can I fly to Portland from San Diego right now?

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Portland.

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

Can I fly back to San Diego from Portland?

Returning to San Diego from Portland

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Portland must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to San Diego.

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

Alternative routes for San Diego to Portland

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

Top 8 airlines flying from San Diego to Portland

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego to Portland choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Sun Country Air
Cheapest$57
Average$137
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time83%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$77
Average$194
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
Cheapest$81
Average$214
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time65%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$97
Average$224
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Frontier
Cheapest$105
Average$273
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
Alaska Airlines
Cheapest$109
Average$256
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$110
Average$364
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
Southwest
Cheapest$175
Average$394
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time63%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from San Diego to Portland

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Diego to Portland
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
36%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
36%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
27%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from San Diego to Portland

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Diego to Portland
Sunday3daily flights
Monday4daily flights
Tuesday5daily flights
Wednesday1daily flight
Thursday3daily flights
Friday2daily flights
Saturday0daily flights