There are 8 ways to get from Portland to Birmingham by plane, bus, car, train or night bus

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 to Birmingham  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Birmingham (BHM) PDX - BHM

$254 - $954

Cheapest option

Fly to Atlanta, bus  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Atlanta (ATL) PDX - ATL
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al

$186 - $426

6 alternative options

Fly to Montgomery, bus  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Montgomery (MGM) PDX - MGM
  2. Take the bus from Montgomery, Al to Birmingham, Al

$280 - $1,004

Fly to Huntsville, drive  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Huntsville (HSV) PDX - HSV
  2. Drive from Huntsville to Birmingham

$252 - $916

Train, night bus  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Carbondale Amtrak
  3. Take the night bus from Carbondale to Nashville, Tn
  4. Take the night bus from Nashville, Tn to Birmingham, Al

$377 - $1,083

Bus  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Birmingham, Al

$267 - $686

Train, bus  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Empire Builder
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Birmingham, Al 1163

$360 - $1,036

Drive  •  40 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Birmingham 2592.8 miles

$250 - $370

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portland to Birmingham is to fly and bus which costs $180 - $430 and takes 9 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Birmingham is to fly which costs $250 - $1,000 and takes 8 h 12 min.

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The distance between Portland and Birmingham is 2074 miles. The road distance is 2592.8 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 8 h 12 min to get from Portland to Birmingham, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Portland, Or and arriving at Birmingham, Al via Denver, Co and Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 14 h.

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What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Birmingham, AL, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Portland to Birmingham hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portland to Birmingham via Denver, Co and Dallas, Tx in around 2 days 14 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Portland to Birmingham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Montgomery via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Montgomery via Salt Lake City, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Montgomery via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Montgomery via Seattle, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Montgomery via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 44 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Huntsville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Portland to Huntsville via Salt Lake City, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Portland to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Portland to Atlanta via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Portland to Birmingham via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Portland to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Birmingham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Montgomery via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Portland to Montgomery via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
11 h 32 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Huntsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Portland to Huntsville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Portland to Huntsville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Birmingham via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Birmingham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Birmingham via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Huntsville via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Portland to Huntsville via Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Huntsville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Atlanta via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Portland to Atlanta via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to Birmingham via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Birmingham via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Birmingham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Portland to Atlanta via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Portland to Atlanta via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$490 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,500
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Carbondale Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
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 Montgomery, Al to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Night bus from Carbondale to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Night bus from Nashville, Tn to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
28 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Bus from Denver, Co to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$130 - $170
Bus from Chicago, Il to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
20 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210

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