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Fares from $132 One Way, $258 Round Trip from Portland to Anchorage

Prices starting at $258 for return flights and $132 for one-way flights to Anchorage were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Flights from Portland to Anchorage - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Portland to Anchorage?

Alaska Airlines will fly you nonstop from Portland, OR Airport (PDX-Portland Intl.) to Anchorage, AK Airport (ANC-Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.), so you won't have to stress about switching planes or missing your connection on this route.

What is the shortest flight from Portland to Anchorage?

The shortest flight time from Portland, OR Airport (PDX-Portland Intl.) to Anchorage, AK Airport (ANC-Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.) is 3 hours and 35 minutes. Order a wine from the drink cart, write in your travel journal or get to know your neighbors — you'll have the time on this medium-haul journey.

What airlines fly from Portland to Anchorage most frequently?

Alaska Airlines operates the most services from Portland to Anchorage, with 81 monthly flights.

Route Information for Flights from Portland to Anchorage

Origin Airport IATA CodePDX
Destination Airport IATA CodeANC
Distance1538 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Alaska Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival7:40AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival7:40AM UTC

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Fly from Portland to Anchorage

When you want to immerse yourself in the raw, untamed beauty of Alaska, you can fly from Portland to Anchorage in about four hours. Whether you've been imagining yourself whale watching from icy shores or salmon fishing in a sparkling stream, your journey begins when you take a car, train, bus or taxi to Portland International Airport (PDX).


Established in 1914 as a railroad construction headquarters, Anchorage has evolved into a vibrant city against a stunning, mountainous backdrop. During your stay, you can take a train at the Alaska Railroad Depot and enjoy a unique way to experience the region's gorgeous wildlife and landscape. The Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center displays well-curated exhibits featuring the area's history and the Native Americans' way of life. Potter Marsh Bird Sanctuary has elevated boardwalks that carry visitors through a stunning marsh teeming with fascinating flora and fauna.

Hints and tips

You can rent a car after you land at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) or take a taxi, public bus or hotel shuttle into the city. The region's climate remains cool throughout the seasons with temperature averages that range between 30 and 44 degrees Fahrenheit. The Great Alaska Beer and Barley Wine Festival, the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race Ceremonial Start and the Festival of Flowers are just a sample of the many events that take place in the region each year.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.