There are 8 ways to get from Los Angeles to Portland by plane, train, tram, bus or car

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Fly from Los Angeles  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Portland (PDX) LAX - PDX

$64 - $291

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Fly from Burbank  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Portland (PDX) BUR - PDX

$83 - $320

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Portland (PDX) ONT - PDX

$128 - $437

Tram, line 191 bus to Long Beach, fly  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Del Amo Station
  2. Take the line 191 bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
  3. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Portland (PDX) LGB - PDX

$89 - $369

Train to Santa Ana, fly  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Portland (PDX) SNA - PDX

$118 - $398

Bus  •  22 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Portland, Or 1420 / ...

$95 - $240

Train  •  29 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Portland Union Station Coast Starlight

$150 - $460

Drive  •  16 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Portland 970.6 miles

$95 - $140

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Portland, Or. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at Portland Union Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 h 22 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Portland is 831 miles. The road distance is 970.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Portland without a car is to bus which takes 22 h 20 min and costs .

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

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Los Angeles to Portland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles, Ca station.

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

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Portland is to fly which takes 4 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 22 h 20 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 29 h 22 min.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Portland Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Portland.
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  • Distance: 831.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 23 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Portland, OR, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Portland hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles to Portland every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $95 - $240 and the journey takes 22 h 20 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Portland via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Portland via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Portland via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Portland via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Portland via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Portland via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Portland via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Portland via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Portland via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Portland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Long Beach to Portland via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Long Beach to Portland via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Long Beach to Portland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Santa Ana to Portland via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Santa Ana to Portland via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Santa Ana to Portland via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Flights from Burbank to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Santa Ana to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Santa Ana to Portland via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Long Beach to Portland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Santa Ana to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Burbank to Portland via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Santa Ana to Portland via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
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 Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Portland Union Station
Ave. Duration
29 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Business Coach Seat
$320 - $460
Room
$600 - $850
Metro Los Angeles
Bus operators
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.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 Los Angeles, Ca to Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
22 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Portland is 971 miles. It takes approximately 16 h 9 min to drive from Los Angeles to Portland.

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American Airlines, Delta, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Portland Airport.

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Book your Los Angeles to Portland bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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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 Los Angeles to Los Angeles Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs .

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