The flight time from Spokane to Portland is 1 hour, 13 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves GEG Spokane, WA 5 minutes early.
10 minutes taxiing out
57 minutes in the air
4 minutes taxiing in
Arrives PDX Portland, OR 6 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Alaska
90%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Spokane to Portland is 1 hour, 13 minutes. The time spent in the air is 57 minutes.

The flight distance from Spokane to Portland is 279 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Portland to Spokane
1 hour, 6 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

Alaska
1h 13m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 15m 30m 45m1h1h 15m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.20.40.60.81.0

Flights Per Week

54

Distance

279 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun02468

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

Alaska
54

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Spokane from Portland by plane?

The distance from Spokane to Portland by plane is 279 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Spokane to Portland?

The flight time from Spokane to Portland is 1 hour, 13 minutes. The time spent in the air is 57 minutes. These numbers are averages.

What airlines fly from Spokane to Portland?

Alaska is the only airline with direct flights from Spokane to Portland.

Does Southwest fly from Spokane to Portland?

Southwest does not fly from Spokane (GEG) to Portland (PDX). Keep in mind that Southwest may fly to other nearby airports, as they will often fly into smaller airpors instead of larger ones. This is because the costs are often lower to fly into smaller airports, and they pass the savings on to you.

Tables and Explanations

Data Source

Our information is computed from the latest available data from the US Department of Transportation.

Average Timeline Timeline Chart

The average timeline contains the median time a flight spends in 3 stages. The first of these three stages is taxiing out which includes the time from the flight leaving the gate to taking off. The second stage is in the air, which includes the time spent from the flight leaving the ground to touching back down at the end of it's journey. The last stage is taxiing in, which is from when the flight touches down to the flight arriving at it's gate.

The average timeline also estimates on average of when the flight will leave and arrive relative to it's stated departure time.

Leaves Spokane 5 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 10 minutes
In the Air 57 minutes
Taxiing In 4 minutes
Arrives Portland 6 minutes early

Flight Reliability Reliability Chart

The reliability of an airline measures how often the airline's flights on this route are cancelled or delayed more than 20 minutes. For example, from Spokane to Portland, Alaska is 90% reliable, which means that Alaska flights are on time 90% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Alaska 90% 9% 1%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Spokane and Portland, this is due to different operational factors on the ground, as well as scheduling of planes. Each airline's flight time is split into three stages which are described above in the "Average Timeline" section. There are also miscellaneous operational issues which are included in the below total but are not accounted for in one of the three stages.

Airline Taxiing Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxiing In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
Alaska 10 57 4 73

Flights By Time of Day Flight Time By Day Chart

This one is pretty self explanatory, it represents the number of flights that leave the gate in a given hour of the day. The tricky thing here is that this is normally not a whole number since it is an average over 52 weeks. Partial numbers may indicate that a flight may be seasonal or may take off at different times due to different operational factors.

Time Count
7pm 0.02
12pm 0.19
8am 0.99
6am 0.24
4pm 0.8
2pm 0.64
11am 0.63
9am 0.58
3pm 0.34
5am 0.71
7am 0.75
10am 0.56
8pm 0.38
6pm 0.91

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Spokane to Portland that take off in a given month of the year. This number changes because some flights are seasonal, and almost all flights have uneven demand througout the year.

Month Count
January 209
February 188
March 230
April 232
May 239
June 259
July 274
August 271
September 257
October 268
November 211
December 217

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Spokane to Portland that take off on a given day of the week. Some routes only have enough demand to sustain a few trips a week, while others have many flights a day. This number is also an average across the year, and hence may not be a whole number.

Day Count
Monday 8.04
Tuesday 8.13
Wednesday 8.06
Thursday 7.96
Friday 8.06
Saturday 6.81
Sunday 7.85

Flight per Airline (per Week) Flights By Airline Chart

How many times an airline flies this route in a week. Different factors play into how often a carrier chooses to fly a given route including it's need to connect disparate routes, and demand.

Airline Flights per Week
Alaska 1

Flight Time By Time of Day Flight Time by Time of Day Chart

The total flight time varies by each hour of the day due to factors such as airport traffic. More flights leaving an airport may cause higher taxi in or taxi out times. See the description of the average timeline above for a deeper discussion of each of these times.

Time Taxi Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxi In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
7pm 12 63 4 82
12pm 13 54 5 75
8am 11 56 4 72
6am 12 49 4 71
4pm 10 58 5 74
2pm 9 57 4 72
11am 10 57 4 72
9am 11 57 4 74
3pm 10 59 4 74
5am 13 53 6 78
7am 12 56 4 74
10am 11 57 4 73
8pm 10 56 5 71
6pm 10 57 4 72
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.