Question : If speed is all that matters, how can you get to Portland as quickly as possible?
Answer : The shortest direct flight is 15 minutes via Southwest Airlines. If you catch the 1:50 PM CST departure, you'll arrive at 4:05 PM PST (remember, there is a two-hour time change).
Question : In the next four weeks, what day should you book your trip?
Answer : December 20th offers bookings (as of December 5th) that are 30% below the average price for this route. Saving on booking fees means you'll have more cash in hand for the trip.
Question : How long do most people stay in Portland when they fly in from Houston?
Answer : Of course you're not most people, but if you were, you'd stay roughly seven days.
Question : Will you do what it takes to get the absolute cheapest flight?
Answer : For the month of December, the cheapest day to fly is Wednesday. Being flexible with your travel days garners you even more savings during your booking.
Question : How often is the price changing when booking a trip from William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) to Portland International Airport (PDX)?
Answer : Flight prices for HOU to PDX fluctuate much more than most routes. Remember, you can save by booking further in advance.
Question : In terms of overall promptness, how does HOU to PDX rank compared to the rest of the world?
Answer : Using the combined on-time percentage and average delay breakdown, Houston to Portland currently has a 2.1 out of a possible 5 star rating. A 2.1 rating means you should plan on being extra flexible with your arrival plans.