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Travelers usually depart from Portland International, Portland, OR - Union Station, Portland, OR - Holladay Park, or Portland, OR - Greyhound Station when they travel from Portland to San Francisco. Book your trip to arrive at San Francisco International, San Francisco, CA Bus Stop, San Francisco, CA - Salesforce Plaza, San Francisco, CA Train Station, or San Francisco, CA - Fisherman’s Wharf. The distance between Portland and San Francisco is 887 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Alaska Airlines, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Frontier Airlines. Portland and San Francisco have 90 direct flights per week. When you arrive at San Francisco, consider visiting Alcatraz, Big Sur, and Golden Gate Bridge.

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Check-in for a flight from Portland to San Francisco

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Alaska AirlinesASAASYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Portland to San Francisco?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Portland and San Francisco takes around 1.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between Portland and San Francisco?
The flight distance between Portland and San Francisco is 887 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Portland and San Francisco?
Several carriers operate flights between Portland and San Francisco. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include United Airlines, Alaska Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Portland?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Portland and London, Dublin, Phoenix, Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Barcelona, St. Louis, New York, Chicago, Austin, San Diego, Bangkok, Tallinn, Minneapolis, Santa Ana, Philadelphia, Kahului.
What are the most popular routes to and from San Francisco?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Francisco and London, Dublin, Manchester, Manila, Athens, Tallinn, New Delhi, Las Vegas, Edinburgh, Denpasar, Bengaluru, Riga, Chennai, Atlanta, Bangkok, Washington, D.C., Hyderabad, Los Angeles, New York, Detroit.
What airports are near Portland?
The main airport in Portland is Portland International. It is also served by Seattle–Tacoma International, Portland International, Eugene, Roberts Field, Boeing Field, Kenmore Air Harbor Seaplane Base.
What airports are near San Francisco?
The main airport in San Francisco is San Francisco International. It is also served by San Francisco International, Sacramento International, Oakland International, San Jose International, Stockton Metropolitan, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County, Monterey Regional, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field.
What buses and trains depart from Portland?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Portland, including Amtrak train.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Portland and San Francisco?
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