San Francisco to Portland

Flying between Portland International to San Francisco International is very convenient as there are 24 airliners offering direct flights including Icelandair, Sun Country Airlines, SkyWest Airlines, Copa Airlines, El Al, Turkish Airlines, Qantas, Japan Airlines, Finnair, Avianca, Fiji Airways, Emirates, Cathay Pacific, British Airways, Korean Air, Asiana Airlines, All Nippon Airways, Air China, Singapore Airlines, Lufthansa, American Airlines, United Airlines, Air New Zealand and Alaska Airlines. When travelling from San Francisco International you will cover about 551 miles before you reach Portland International. This journey will take 1 hour 51 minutes.

The exact cost of the flight we vary quite significantly base on the dates you travel, the time of day you will depart and how long in advance you pre book the flights. If you are on a tight budget then you should avoid flying at peak hours as the prices are more expensive. The cheapest flights are in the evenings and in mid week. If it is possible, you should book your flights 2 or more months in advance as ticket prices will be substantially lower.

Below you will see all the airlines that fly from San Francisco International (SFO) to Portland International (PDX) and the number of flights they operate each day.

AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast Flight
Alaska Airlines777776506:0021:55
United Airlines776666608:3022:47
Air New Zealand776666608:3022:47
American Airlines353332109:0021:55
Singapore Airlines233232306:0021:55
Korean Air222222212:1516:50
Asiana Airlines222222213:2620:17
All Nippon Airways222222211:1515:08
Air China222222213:2620:17
Cathay Pacific222222111:3518:05
British Airways222222116:3021:55
Fiji Airways222121114:3020:55
Turkish Airlines111111118:4420:17
Japan Airlines111111114:3016:50
El Al200220009:0020:55
SkyWest Airlines101110009:0009:00
Copa Airlines220000018:4419:45
Sun Country Airlines000100120:2022:00

Alaska Airlines offer the highest number of flights for this route with departures times between 06:00 and 21:55.

You can find the latest flight availability and prices from Alaska Airlines at You can also book direct and get their latest discounts.

Flight times for Alaska Airlines are summarised in the table below. These time were correct at the time of writing, but please be aware that times may vary from time to time so please check their website for exact times and the dates you wish to fly.

DayFlying Time
Monday06:00, 07:00, 09:00, 11:35, 13:05, 16:50 and 20:55
Tuesday07:00, 09:00, 12:15, 14:30, 16:30, 18:05 and 21:55
Wednesday06:00, 07:00, 09:00, 11:35, 13:05, 16:50 and 20:55
Thursday06:00, 07:00, 09:00, 11:35, 13:05, 16:50 and 20:55
Friday06:00, 07:00, 09:00, 11:35, 13:05, 16:50 and 20:55
Saturday06:00, 07:00, 11:35, 13:05, 16:50 and 20:55
Sunday06:00, 07:00, 09:00, 13:05 and 16:50

Other routes are also possible. Flying from a different airport may offer more convenient flight times, so below we have we have put a list of other routes that may well be suitable.

RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
San Francisco to Eugene0726 km (451 miles)1 hour 40 minutes
San Francisco to Redmond0744 km (463 miles)1 hour 41 minutes
San Francisco to Seattle01,093 km (679 miles)2 hours 6 minutes
San Francisco to Everett01,145 km (712 miles)2 hours 10 minutes

Please remember to leave plenty of time to get though customers when you are departing form the airports. Flights regulations are getting very strict these days so getting through customs can take in excess of 1 hour in some cases.