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Travelers usually depart from 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 when they travel from San Francisco to Portland. Book your trip to arrive at Portland International, Portland, OR - Union Station, or Portland, OR - Greyhound Station. The distance between San Francisco and Portland is 887 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Alaska Airlines, United Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and Delta Air Lines. San Francisco and Portland have 128 direct flights per week.

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Alaska AirlinesASAASYesOpens 24 days before flight
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United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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Most travelers from San Francisco, SFO can enter Portland, PDX.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from San Francisco to Portland?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between San Francisco and Portland takes around 1.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between San Francisco and Portland?
The flight distance between San Francisco and Portland is 887 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between San Francisco and Portland?
Several carriers operate flights between San Francisco and Portland. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Alaska Airlines, United Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from San Francisco?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Francisco and Las Vegas, Paris, Barcelona, Denver, Washington, D.C., Mexico City, Chicago, Guadalajara, London, Atlanta, Rome, Austin, Lisbon, Madrid, New York, Dublin, Amsterdam, New Orleans, Berlin, Athens.
What are the most popular routes to and from Portland?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Portland and Denver, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Houston, Mexico City, San Diego, Chicago, Salt Lake City, Minneapolis, Washington, D.C., Cincinnati, Austin, Dallas, London, Paris, Charlotte, Tampa, New Orleans.
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, Monterey Regional, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field.
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.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between San Francisco and Portland?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between San Francisco and Portland thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between San Francisco and Portland can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
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