There are 7 ways to get from Oakland to Portland by plane, train, bus 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 from Oakland  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Portland (PDX) OAK - PDX

$82 - $313

Cheapest option

Fly from San Francisco  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Portland (PDX) SFO - PDX

$70 - $223

5 alternative options

Train to San Jose, fly  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Santa Clara Amtrak
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Portland (PDX) SJC - PDX

$88 - $308

Train to Santa Rosa, fly  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from San Rafael to Sonoma County Airport
  2. Fly from Santa Rosa (STS) to Portland (PDX) STS - PDX

$152 - $505

Bus  •  15 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 8320 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Portland, Or 1420 / ...

$75 - $182

Train  •  17 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Portland Union Station Amtrak Coast Starlight

$100 - $290

Drive  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Oakland to Portland 634.6 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Oakland to Portland is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 10 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oakland to Portland is to fly which costs $80 - $320 and takes 3 h 35 min.

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The distance between Oakland and Portland is 537 miles. The road distance is 634.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Oakland to Portland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oakland to Portland. However, there are services departing from Oakland, Ca and arriving at Portland, Or via Sacramento, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Oakland Jack London Square Station station and arriving at Portland Union Station Amtrak station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 h 53 min.

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The nearest airport to Portland is Portland (PDX) Airport which is 6.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include Eugene (EUG) (101.1 miles), Redmond (RDM) (115.6 miles), Seattle (SEA) (134.7 miles) and Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) (141.1 miles).

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Map of how to get from Oakland to Portland.
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  • Distance: 536.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 35 min

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

Southwest Airlines and Alaska Airlines, Inc. fly from Oakland to Portland hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oakland to Portland via Sacramento, Ca in around 15 h 30 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Oakland to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from San Francisco to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from San Jose to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Oakland to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from San Francisco to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from San Jose to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Santa Rosa to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Santa Rosa to Portland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Santa Rosa to Portland via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Santa Clara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Portland Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$420 - $600
SMART
Phone
+1 707-794-3330
Train from San Rafael to Sonoma County Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
sonomamarintrain.org
Bus operators
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 Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150

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