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

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Fly  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Kelowna (YLW) to Portland (PDX) YLW - PDX

$118 - $435

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Bus Boltbus  •  14 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from West Kelowna, BC to Vancouver, BC 5105
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Portland, OR Vancouver-Portland

$50 - $112

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Bus, train  •  15 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from West Kelowna, BC to Vancouver, BC 5105
  2. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Portland Union Station Amtrak Cascades

$81 - $212

Bus Greyhound USA  •  15 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from West Kelowna to Vancouver, BC 5031 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver, Bc to Portland, Or 1429

$61 - $147

Drive  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Kelowna to Portland 487.7 miles

$60 - $95

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Kelowna to Portland. However, there are services departing from Highway 97 at Bertram and arriving at Portland, OR via West Kelowna, BC and Vancouver, BC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 20 min.

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The distance between Kelowna and Portland is 540 km. The road distance is 780.3 km.

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The best way to get from Kelowna to Portland without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 45 min to get from Kelowna to Portland, including transfers.

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Kelowna to Portland bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from West Kelowna, BC station.

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The best way to get from Kelowna to Portland is to fly which takes 5 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 20 min.

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There is no direct flight from Kelowna Airport to Portland Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Kelowna to Portland bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Portland, OR station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kelowna to Portland is 780 km. It takes approximately 8 h 21 min to drive from Kelowna to Portland.

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WestJet, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Air Canada offer flights from Kelowna Airport to Portland Airport.

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Map of how to get from Kelowna to Portland.
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  • Distance: 337.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 45 min

What companies run services between Kelowna, BC, Canada and Portland, OR, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., Air Canada and three other airlines fly from Kelowna to Portland hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kelowna to Portland via Boucherie Mountain Exchange Bay B, West Kelowna, BC, and Vancouver, BC in around 14 h 20 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Kelowna to Portland via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,200
Flights from Kelowna to Portland via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from Kelowna to Portland via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Kelowna to Portland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Kelowna to Portland via Seattle, Spokane
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
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 Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Portland Union Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from West Kelowna, BC to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$24 - $35
Online Fare
$30 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $60
Refundable
$45 - $70
Bus from West Kelowna to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$24 - $35
Online Fare
$30 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $60
Refundable
$45 - $70
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Portland, OR
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
boltbus.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 Vancouver, Bc to Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85

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The best way to get from Kelowna to Kelowna Airport is to Big White Airport Shuttle which takes 5 min and costs .

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