There are 5 ways to get from Chattanooga to Portland by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Chattanooga  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Chattanooga (CHA) to Portland (PDX) CHA - PDX

$273 - $977

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Bus to Atlanta, fly  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
  2. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Portland (PDX) ATL - PDX

$179 - $398

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga to Chicago
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Portland Union Station Empire Builder

$328 - $923

Bus  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga to Nashville, TN
  2. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Denver, Co
  4. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Portland, Or

$261 - $663

Drive  •  39 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Chattanooga to Portland 2499.2 miles

$240 - $360

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chattanooga to Portland. However, there are services departing from Chattanooga and arriving at Portland, Or via Temporary Bay 9, Nashville, Tn, St Louis, Mo and Denver, Co. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 11 h.

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The distance between Chattanooga and Portland is 2088 miles. The road distance is 2499.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Chattanooga to Portland without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 days 11 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 18 min to get from Chattanooga to Portland, including transfers.

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Chattanooga to Portland bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Chattanooga station.

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The best way to get from Chattanooga to Portland is to fly which takes 8 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 11 h.

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There is no direct flight from Chattanooga Airport to Portland Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 26 min and has one stopover.

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

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Portland is 3 h behind Chattanooga. It is currently 5:16 PM in Chattanooga and 2:16 PM in Portland.

Yes, the driving distance between Chattanooga to Portland is 2499 miles. It takes approximately 39 h 23 min to drive from Chattanooga to Portland.

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  • Distance: 2088.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 18 min

What companies run services between Chattanooga, TN, USA and Portland, OR, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Chattanooga to Portland hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chattanooga to Portland via Nashville, TN, Temporary Bay 9, Broadway Ave & 9Th Ave S Wb, Nashville, Tn, St Louis, Mo, and Denver, Co in around 2 days 11 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Portland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Chattanooga to Portland via Atlanta, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Portland
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Atlanta to Portland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Portland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Chattanooga to Portland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Chattanooga to Portland via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 27 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Atlanta to Portland via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Portland via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to Portland via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to Portland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Portland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Chattanooga to Portland via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Chattanooga to Portland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Atlanta to Portland
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Portland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Portland Union Station
Ave. Duration
45 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$490 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,500
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chattanooga to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
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megabus.com
Bus from Chattanooga to Chicago
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Chattanooga to Nashville, TN
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Book at
megabus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Nashville, Tn to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$150 - $210
Bus from Denver, Co to Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
29 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340

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American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Chattanooga Airport to Portland Airport.

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There are 318+ hotels available in Portland. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chattanooga to Chattanooga Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs .

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