There are 5 ways to get from Portland to Calgary 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.

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Fly  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Calgary (YYC) PDX - YYC

$150 - $280

Cheapest option

Bus  •  23 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, OR to Vancouver, BC Portland-Vancouver
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB 5000 / ...

$74 - $176

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  24 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak Amtrak Cascades
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB 5000 / ...

$107 - $276

Bus via Coquitlam, Bc  •  24 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Coquitlam, Bc 1436 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Coquitlam, BC to Calgary, AB 5000 / ...

$84 - $212

Drive  •  14 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Calgary 798 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Portland to Calgary is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 14 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Calgary is to fly which costs $150 - $280 and takes 5 h 16 min.

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The distance between Portland and Calgary is 552 miles. The road distance is 798 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from Portland to Calgary, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Calgary. However, there are services departing from Portland, OR and arriving at Calgary, AB via Vancouver, BC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 55 min.

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The nearest airport to Calgary is Calgary (YYC) Airport which is 6.5 miles away. Other nearby airports include Lethbridge (YQL) (114 miles), Cranbrook (YXC) (125.1 miles), Edmonton (YEG) (158.4 miles) and Kalispell (FCA) (190.7 miles).

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Portland to Calgary bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Vancouver station.

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Map of how to get from Portland to Calgary.
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  • Distance: 551.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 16 min

What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Calgary, AB, Canada?

Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and two other airlines fly from Portland to Calgary hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portland to Calgary via Vancouver, BC in around 23 h 55 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Portland to Calgary
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $460
Flights from Portland to Calgary via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $460
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to Calgary via Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Calgary via Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
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 Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Portland, OR to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $75
Online Fare
$70 - $100
Standard Fare
$85 - $130
Refundable
$95 - $140
Bus from Coquitlam, BC to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $75
Online Fare
$65 - $100
Standard Fare
$85 - $130
Refundable
$95 - $140
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 Coquitlam, Bc
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $85

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