There are 7 ways to get from Portland to Butte by plane, car, night bus, shuttle, bus or train

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 Butte  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Butte (BTM) PDX - BTM

$214 - $954

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Spokane, Wa
  2. Take the bus from Spokane, Wa to Missoula, Mt
  3. Take the bus from Missoula, MT to Butte, MT 948

$93 - $196

5 alternative options

Fly to Bozeman, drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Bozeman (BZN) PDX - BZN
  2. Drive from Bozeman to Butte

$150 - $414

Fly to Missoula, night bus  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Missoula (MSO) PDX - MSO
  2. Take the night bus from Missoula, MT to Butte, MT

$182 - $718

Fly to Helena, shuttle  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Helena (HLN) PDX - HLN
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Helena, MT to Butte, MT

$214 - $860

Train, bus  •  14 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Spokane Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Spokane, Wa to Missoula, Mt
  3. Take the bus from Missoula, MT to Butte, MT 948

$117 - $266

Drive  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Butte 665.5 miles

$65 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portland to Butte is to drive which costs $65 - $95 and takes 10 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Butte is to fly and drive which costs $150 - $420 and takes 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between Portland and Butte is 492 miles. The road distance is 665.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Portland to Butte, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Butte. However, there are services departing from Portland, Or and arriving at Butte, MT via Spokane, Wa and Missoula, MT. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 15 min.

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

Delta and Alaska Airlines, Inc. fly from Portland to Butte 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portland to Butte via Spokane, Wa, Missoula, Mt, and Missoula, MT in around 14 h 15 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Butte via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Butte via Minneapolis, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Portland to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Bozeman via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Helena via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Helena via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Portland to Helena via Seattle, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to Bozeman
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Missoula
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Portland to Missoula via Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Portland to Helena via Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Portland to Helena via Boise, Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Helena via Spokane, Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Portland to Helena via Medford, Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Helena via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
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 Spokane Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 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
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Night bus from Missoula, MT to Butte, MT
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
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 Portland, Or to Spokane, Wa
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Spokane, Wa to Missoula, Mt
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65

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