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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Portland (PDX) MSP - PDX

$135 - $406

3 alternative options

Bus  •  38 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Missoula, MT 933
  2. Take the bus from Missoula, Mt to Spokane, Wa
  3. Take the bus from Spokane, Wa to Portland, Or

$279 - $457

Train  •  39 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak Empire Builder

$232 - $703

Drive  •  26 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Portland 1736.7 miles

$170 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Minneapolis to Portland is to fly which costs $130 - $410 and takes 5 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Minneapolis to Portland is to fly which costs $130 - $410 and takes 5 h 31 min.

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The distance between Minneapolis and Portland is 1431 miles. The road distance is 1736.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to get from Minneapolis to Portland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Minneapolis to Portland. However, there are services departing from Minneapolis, MN and arriving at Portland, Or via Missoula, Mt and Spokane, Wa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 35 min.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Portland is to fly which takes 5 h 31 min and costs $130 - $410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $270 - $460 and takes 38 h 35 min, You could also train, which costs $230 - $750 and takes 39 h 11 min..

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Map of how to get from Minneapolis to Portland.
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  • Distance: 1431.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 31 min

What companies run services between Minneapolis, MN, USA and Portland, OR, USA?

Delta, Sun Country Airlines and five other airlines fly from Minneapolis to Portland hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to Portland via Missoula, MT, Missoula, Mt, and Spokane, Wa in around 38 h 35 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Portland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Portland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Portland via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
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
Twice 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
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Missoula, MT
Ave. Duration
25 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Missoula, Mt to Spokane, Wa
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Spokane, Wa to Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95

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