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Cheap flights from Portland to San Francisco (PDX - SFO)

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The best prices from Portland to San Francisco are usually found in April or August, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Saturday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Portland (PDX) to San Francisco (SFO)

PDX - SFO
Price
$127 - $197
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches
Popular in November High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise
Cheapest in April Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop
Round-trip from $127 From Portland to San Francisco
One-way from $97 One-way flight from Portland to San Francisco
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Portland to San Francisco?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Portland to San Francisco. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to San Francisco.

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

To save up to 20% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 44 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 San Francisco from $117 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $137 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Portland to San Francisco?

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to San Francisco from Portland. Users have commonly found prices around $121 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $61. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in April.

Cheap flights from Portland to San Francisco in July, August 2020

The best prices found for PDX to SFO flights for July, August
8 Jul - 8 Jul
$157pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
PDX
Portland
8 Jul - 14 Jul
$161pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland
15 Jul - 19 Jul
$165pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland

Portland to San Francisco 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Portland found for this year
8 Aug - 19 Aug
$157pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
PDX
Portland
8 Aug - 21 Aug
$161pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland
12 Aug - 16 Aug
$165pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Portland

Save time with Portland to San Francisco direct flight deals
8 Aug - 19 Aug
$157pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
PDX
Portland
10 Jul - 15 Jul
$167pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
PDX
Portland
3 Jul - 6 Jul
$182pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
PDX
Portland

Last minute flights from Portland to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from Portland, departing today and this week
27 Jun - 3 Jul
$240pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
PDX
Portland
25 Jun - 5 Jul
$245pp
PDX
Portland
Delta
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland
25 Jun - 5 Jul
$248pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland

One-way flights to San Francisco from Portland

The cheapest one-way flights from Portland to San Francisco
1:30 am - 8:28 am
British Airways
1 Stop
6h 58m
PDX - SFO
British Airways
$97
Ovago
10:00 am - 2:45 pm
Major Airline
1 Stop
4h 45m
PDX - SFO
Major Airline
$141
StudentUniverse
2:40 pm - 5:07 am
Sun Country Air
1 Stop
14h 27m
PDX - SFO
Sun Country Air

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Portland to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Portland to San Francisco due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Portland and San Francisco for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Portland to San Francisco for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $157, but on average you can expect to pay $177.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Portland to San Francisco under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Portland to San Francisco is less than $237.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

The Portland to San Francisco flight path was viewed by 165 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

Currently, Horizon Airlines, Inc. offers the cheapest flights from Portland to San Francisco. On average 234 flights can be found for this airline route daily.

Does it rain more in Portland or San Francisco?

Portland will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to San Francisco over the next 7 days.

Is Portland weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Expect the weather to be around 82 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in San Francisco is generally colder than in Portland.

Alternative routes for Portland to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Portland to San Francisco
Flight duration
1h 47m
Average temperature for July in San Francisco
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for July in San Francisco
0.0 ″

Airports servicing Portland

Airports servicing San Francisco

Hourly flight availability from Portland to San Francisco

Morning 6 AM to noon 75% of PDX to SFO departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 24% of PDX to SFO departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of PDX to SFO departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of PDX to SFO departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Portland to San Francisco
Sunday
19 daily flights
Monday
24 daily flights
Tuesday
21 daily flights
Wednesday
23 daily flights
Thursday
16 daily flights
Friday
20 daily flights
Saturday
16 daily flights
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