Duration 18h 42m
Distance 642.1 miles
Average price $105
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average bus between San Francisco and Portland takes 18h 42m and the fastest bus takes 16h 30m. The bus service runs several times per day from San Francisco to Portland. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. San Francisco
  2. Sacramento, Ca
    1420 / ...
  3. Portland
17h 31m
$73 - $105

San Francisco to Portland bus times

Buses run twice daily between San Francisco and Portland. The service departs San Francisco at 15:15 in the afternoon, which arrives into Portland at 09:15. All services require a transfer, and take on average 18h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from San Francisco to Portland? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Portland. However, there are services departing from San Francisco and arriving at Portland, Or via Broadway & 6Th St and Sacramento, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 31m.

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The distance between San Francisco and Portland is 539 miles. The road distance is 642.1 miles.

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San Francisco to Portland bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from San Francisco station.

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San Francisco to Portland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Portland, Or station.

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There are 402+ hotels available in Portland. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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