There are 3 ways to get from Portland to Cascade Locks by tram, bus, taxi or car

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Tram, bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the tram from Skidmore Fountain station to Gateway/NE 99th Ave TC station MAX Blue Line / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gateway Transit Center to Wa-Na-Pa Street and School Drive Columbia Gorge Express

$8

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Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Portland to Cascade Locks 43 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Cascade Locks 43 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Portland to Cascade Locks is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Cascade Locks is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 47 min.

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The distance between Portland and Cascade Locks is 40 miles. The road distance is 43 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Cascade Locks without a car is to tram and bus which takes 2 h 25 min and costs $8.

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Portland to Cascade Locks, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Portland to Cascade Locks is 43 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Portland to Cascade Locks.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Cascade Locks. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Portland to Cascade Locks.
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  • Distance: 39.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Cascade Locks, OR, USA?

There is no direct connection from Portland to Cascade Locks. However, you can take the tram to Gateway/NE 99th Ave TC station, take the walk to Gateway Transit Center, then take the bus to Wa-Na-Pa Street and School Drive. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Cascade Locks.

Train operators
Portland TriMet
Phone
+1 503-238-7433
Website
trimet.org
Tram from Skidmore Fountain station to Gateway/NE 99th Ave TC station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
trimet.org
Bus operators
Columbia Gorge Express
Phone
+1 888-246-6420
Email
info@ColumbiaGorgeExpress.com
Website
columbiagorgeexpress.com
Bus from Gateway Transit Center to Wa-Na-Pa Street and School Drive
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
columbiagorgeexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Portland to Cascade Locks
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
United Taxi
Phone
+1 503-998-7151
Website
pdxshuttles.net
Portland Taxi
Phone
+1 503-256-5400
Website
portlandtaxi.net
Radio Cab
Phone
+1 503-227-1212
Website
radiocab.net

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