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Fares from $50 One Way, $97 Round Trip from Portland to San Francisco

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Flights from Portland to San Francisco - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Portland to San Francisco?

Have your credit card at the ready, because there are two carriers that offer direct flights from Portland, OR Airport (PDX-Portland Intl.) to San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.). Lock in an awesome deal with Alaska Airlines or United Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Portland to San Francisco?

It can take just 1 hour and 44 minutes to jet from Portland, OR Airport (PDX-Portland Intl.) to San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.). Settle in and enjoy those window views, because you'll be touching down before you know it.

What airlines fly from Portland to San Francisco most frequently?

There are a few airlines offering frequent flights from Portland, OR Airport (PDX-Portland Intl.) to San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), including Alaska Airlines (AS). The preferred choice of many travelers, it operates 207 flights on this route each month. United Airlines (UA) will also fly you to your destination in comfort. Offering 134 monthly flights between Portland and San Francisco, it's another popular airline to look into.

Route Information for Flights from Portland to San Francisco

Origin Airport IATA CodePDX
Destination Airport IATA CodeSJC
Distance550 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAir Canada, Alaska Airlines, ANA, Korean Air, Asiana Airlines, Lufthansa, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, Air China LTD
Earliest Flight Arrival3:50PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival1:55AM UTC

Flights Review

Dec 23, 2019

Our plane broke before takeoff and although we were delayed 9 hours Alaska cared about our safety as the number one priority. Thank you

Dec 16, 2019

Staff was great and helped make my 4 month old daughters first flight very pleasant. Thank you!! Alaska Airlines 😊

Sep 12, 2019

Great service

Jan 13, 2019

If snack would be provided, would be even better experience

Dec 1, 2018

Good leg room.

Oct 26, 2018

The Pilot and stewards were awesome so friendly and allowed my husband to take pictures with them.

Jul 30, 2018

Great flight on time and helpful staff

Jul 23, 2018

Thank you we enjoyed our flights

Jul 18, 2018

Alaska Airlines is the BEST!

Mar 18, 2018

First time I used you guys and I will recommend and I will use you again in the future TY !

Travel from Portland to San Francisco

Several major airlines provide nonstop flights from Portland to San Francisco that take just a few hours, making travel easy between the two cities. San Francisco is like another world, complete with an active nightlife and thriving cultural scene. With Orbitz.com, you can quickly book the best domestic flight that serves your needs.

Portland, Oregon

Portland is home to some of the top companies in the country, and the city has an active music scene. Flights from the city go through the Portland International Airport, which offers flights to San Francisco from several carriers. Alaska Airlines, Virgin America, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, and US Airways provide nonstop flights to San Francisco.

You will find long-term, short-term, and valet parking right outside the terminal. A larger economy lot is located farther down Airport Way, and this lot offers cheaper parking. Long-term parking at the airport starts at $10 per day. In addition to driving, travelers have the option to take a taxi or city bus.

The Portland International Airport also boasts several restaurants that serve everything from full meals to steaming cups of coffee to combat the chilly Portland air. Starbucks, Wendy's, Coffee People, Big Time Hero, and Capers Café are just a few of the on-site restaurants.

San Francisco, California

San Francisco is home to Union Square, where you'll find high-end shopping outlets, the Golden Gate Bridge, and Chinatown. Travelers who explore the various neighborhoods around the city might feel like they are stepping into an entirely different world. The large number of visitors arriving in the city every year make it one of the most popular destinations in the state.

Discover San Francisco

The San Francisco International Airport is the first thing that most travelers see when they arrive in the city. Transportation is available through a variety of sources, including the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART), which has a stop at the airport. Shared-ride vans and shuttles from Advanced Airport Shuttle, Pacific Airport Shuttle, and other local companies take groups of passengers to one or more stops around the city. Travelers also have the option of taking a taxi, which costs around $30 or more per ride, or renting a car at the airport.

The weather is generally pleasant in San Francisco, but the city does have fairly cool winters, with highs around 58 degrees Fahrenheit. The best time to visit the city is in the summer, as June, July, and August experience highs around 69 degrees and have less rain than other months.

Visiting San Francisco requires a trip to Golden Gate Park. This park offers dozens of activities and attractions for kids and adults, including an old windmill. If you want something a little more adult friendly, try visiting Union Street. This street is home to Union Square, as well as multiple restaurants and local shops.

Pack Your Bags

Whether you want to depart first thing in the morning or late at night, the many flights from Portland to San Francisco have you covered. Orbitz.com has multiple deals available on these flights, but travelers also have access to discount hotel rooms, rental cars, tickets to popular events, and dozens of other travel necessities.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com 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.