There are 4 ways to get from Missoula 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  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Missoula (MSO) to Portland (PDX) MSO - PDX

$183 - $903

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Missoula, Mt to Spokane, Wa 1275
  2. Take the bus from Spokane, Wa to Portland, Or 6911

$61 - $156

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Missoula, Mt to Spokane, Wa 1275
  2. Take the train from Spokane Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak Empire Builder

$86 - $231

Drive  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Missoula to Portland 548.5 miles

$50 - $80

What companies run services between Missoula, MT, USA and Portland, OR, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc. flies from Missoula to Portland every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Missoula to Portland via Spokane, Wa in around 11 h 50 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Missoula to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Missoula to Portland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Spokane Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Missoula and Portland is 684 km. The road distance is 878 km.

The cheapest way to get from Missoula to Portland is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 8 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Missoula to Portland is to fly which takes 3 h 43 min and costs $180 - $950.

No, there is no direct bus from Missoula to Portland. However, there are services departing from Missoula, Mt and arriving at Portland, Or via Spokane, Wa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Missoula to Portland, including transfers.