There are 7 ways to get from Portland to Bend by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, OR to Albany Amtrak Portland-Eugene / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Albany, OR to Bend, OR 8551

$34 - $70

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Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Albany Amtrak Amtrak Cascades / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Albany, OR to Bend, OR 8551

$53 - $112

Train, bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Eugene Amtrak Amtrak Cascades / ...
  2. Take the bus from Eugene Amtrak Station Bus Platform to Hawthorne Station Bend Eugene to Bend

$73 - $127

Bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Eugene, Or 1439 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Eugene Greyhound Station to Hawthorne Station Bend Eugene to Bend

$59 - $98

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Bend 162.9 miles

$16 - $23

Fly to Redmond  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Redmond (RDM) PDX - RDM

$102 - $266

Fly to Eugene, bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Eugene (EUG) PDX - EUG
  2. Take the bus from Eugene Greyhound Station to Hawthorne Station Bend

$178 - $312

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Bend. However, there are services departing from Portland, OR and arriving at Bend, OR via Albany, OR. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 55 min.

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The distance between Portland and Bend is 122 miles. The road distance is 162.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Bend without a car is to bus and Amtrak Thruway which takes 5 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Portland to Bend, including transfers.

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Portland to Bend bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Portland, OR station.

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The best way to get from Portland to Bend is to bus and Amtrak Thruway which takes 5 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 3 h 39 min.

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The quickest flight from Portland Airport to Redmond Airport is the direct flight which takes 39 min.

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Portland to Bend bus services, operated by Amtrak Thruway, arrive at Bend, OR station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Portland to Bend is 163 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to drive from Portland to Bend.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc. offers flights from Portland Airport to Redmond Airport.

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Map of how to get from Portland to Bend.
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  • Distance: 122 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Bend, OR, USA?

You can take a bus from Portland to Bend via Albany Amtrak and Albany, OR in around 5 h 55 min. Alternatively, Alaska Airlines, Inc. flies from Portland to Bend 4 times a day.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to Redmond
Ave. Duration
39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Portland to Eugene
Ave. Duration
39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $320
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 Portland Union Station to Albany Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Portland Union Station to Eugene Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Portland, OR to Albany Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
boltbus.com
Amtrak Thruway

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
+1 800 872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Albany, OR to Bend, OR
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Pacific Crest Buslines Bend
Phone
+1 541-923-1732 / 541-344-6265
Website
pacificcrestbuslines.com
Bus from Eugene Amtrak Station Bus Platform to Hawthorne Station Bend
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
pacificcrestbuslines.com
Bus from Eugene Greyhound Station to Hawthorne Station Bend
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
pacificcrestbuslines.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 Portland, Or to Eugene, Or
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45

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The best way to get from Portland to Portland Airport is to tram which takes 35 min and costs .

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