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

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Train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Tukwila Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak Cascades

$37 - $93

Cheapest option

Line 150 bus, bus  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 150 bus from 4th Ave N & W Smith St to Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A 150 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Seattle, WA to Portland, OR Seattle-Portland / ...

$18 - $43

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Tacoma, Wa to Portland, Or 1429

$24 - $57

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Kent to Portland 158.9 miles

$15 - $23

Fly  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Portland (PDX) SEA - PDX

$86 - $216

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The cheapest way to get from Kent to Portland is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kent to Portland is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kent to Portland. However, there are services departing from W Smith St & 4th Ave N and arriving at Portland, Or via Federal Way TC - Bay 5 and Tacoma, Wa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kent station to Portland station. However, there are services departing from Kent Station and arriving at Portland Union Station via Tukwila Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

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The distance between Kent and Portland is 131 miles. The road distance is 158.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Kent to Portland without a car is to train which takes 4 h 23 min and costs $35 - $95.

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Kent to Portland, including transfers.

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Kent to Portland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Tacoma, Wa station.

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Kent to Portland train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Tukwila Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Kent to Portland is to train which takes 4 h 23 min and costs $35 - $95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $23 - $60 and takes 4 h 29 min, you could also fly, which costs $85 - $220 and takes 2 h 59 min.

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Map of how to get from Kent to Portland.
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  • Distance: 130.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 23 min

What companies run services between Kent, WA, USA and Portland, OR, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Kent to Portland 4 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 3 h 16 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Kent to Portland hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Portland
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Seattle to Portland via Redmond
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Portland
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
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 Tukwila Amtrak to Portland Union Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Bus operators
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 Tacoma, Wa to Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
King County Metro
Phone
+1 206-553-3000
Website
kingcounty.gov
Bus from 4th Ave N & W Smith St to Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Seattle, WA to Portland, OR
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
boltbus.com

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Portland Airport is the direct flight which takes 49 min.

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

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Kent to Portland train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Portland Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kent to Portland is 159 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to drive from Kent to Portland.

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Delta and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Seattle Airport to Portland Airport.

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There are 314+ hotels available in Portland. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kent to Seattle Airport is to line 180 bus which takes 22 min and costs $3.

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