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If you're a resident of Portland interested in exploring new tides, book a flight to Morelia, a dynamic and astounding Mexican city. When you fly from Portland to Morelia, your flight will take about 11 hours. You can get to the Portland International Airport (PDX) via taking a bus, hiring a cab or driving there on your own.
For visitors interested in architecture, the Guadalupe Sanctuary is not something to be overlooked. Beautiful beyond description, it began construction in 1708 and is a pinnacle of French Rococo architecture. If you want to relax and have a bite to eat, you can picnic in the Jardin de las Rosas. For another taste of the grand makeup of the city, travelers can visit and learn about the history of Morelia's Palace of Justice. To see one of the city's most important landmarks, take some time to explore the Morelia Aqueduct, which was finished 1789.
When you fly from Portland to Morelia, you should know that temperatures in Morelia rarely dip below 38 degrees Fahrenheit in winter or exceed 90 degrees in summer. After arriving at General Francisco J. Mujica International Airport (MLM), it is recommended that travelers make use of the public buses as they are convenient and will take you where you need to go. You can also rent a car if that suits your needs.
There are no direct flights between Portland, OR (PDX-Portland Intl.) and Morelia, Michoacan (MLM-General Francisco Mujica Intl.), so your next best option is to go with a carrier that offers a single stopover. Collect a few more air miles with American Airlines, British Airways or United Airlines.
The shortest flight time from Portland to Morelia is 5 hours and 31 minutes. Order your favorite wine from the cabin crew, start your travel journal or read a few magazines — you'll have enough time on this medium-haul trip.
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Morelia have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Morelia without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.
To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!
*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.
^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.