There are 4 ways to get from Kansas City to Portland by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Portland (PDX) MCI - PDX

$144 - $1,204

3 alternative options

Bus  •  42 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Denver, Co 1683 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Portland, Or 1337

$190 - $487

Bus, train  •  47 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Des Moines, IA 802 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to St. Paul 802 / ...
  3. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak

$320 - $825

Drive  •  28 h

  1. Drive from Kansas City to Portland 1805.7 miles

$170 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kansas City to Portland is to drive which costs $170 - $260 and takes 28 h.

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The quickest way to get from Kansas City to Portland is to fly which takes 6 h 24 min and costs $140 - $1,200.

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The distance between Kansas City and Portland is 2404 km. The road distance is 2889 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Kansas City to Portland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kansas City to Portland. However, there are services departing from Kansas City, Mo and arriving at Portland, Or via Denver, Co. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between Kansas City, MO, USA and Portland, OR, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and three other airlines fly from Kansas City to Portland hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kansas City to Portland via Denver, Co in around 42 h 5 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Kansas City to Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $2,700
Flights from Kansas City to Portland via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Portland via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $3,100
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Kansas City to Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,400
Flights from Kansas City to Portland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Portland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,700
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
37 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$230 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$400 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$490 - $700
Room
$850 - $1,200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150
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
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to St. Paul
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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