There are 5 ways to get from Portland to Cleveland by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Cleveland  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Cleveland (CLE) PDX - CLE

$116 - $366

4 alternative options

Fly to Akron, bus  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Akron (CAK) PDX - CAK
  2. Take the bus from Akron Canton Airport to Cleveland, OH

$254 - $494

Train  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Empire Builder
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak Capitol Limited / ...

$333 - $973

Bus  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Frisco
  3. Take the bus from Frisco to Columbus, Oh
  4. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh

$279 - $716

Drive  •  38 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Cleveland 2463.5 miles

$240 - $350

What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Cleveland, OH, USA?

Frontier Airlines, United Airlines and five other airlines fly from Portland to Cleveland hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Portland to Cleveland via Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 2 days 4 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Portland to Akron via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Akron via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Akron via Newark
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Portland to Akron via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Portland to Akron via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Portland to Akron via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Portland to Akron via Seattle, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Portland to Akron via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
10 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Portland to Akron via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Portland to Akron via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
12 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Portland to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
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 Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$260 - $360
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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 Frisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Frisco to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
30 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Portland to Cleveland?

The distance between Portland and Cleveland is 3299 km. The road distance is 3942 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Portland to Cleveland?

The cheapest way to get from Portland to Cleveland is to fly which costs $110 - $370 and takes 6 h 43 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Portland to Cleveland?

The quickest way to get from Portland to Cleveland is to fly which takes 6 h 43 min and costs $110 - $370.

Is there a direct train between Portland and Cleveland?

No, there is no direct train from Portland to Cleveland. However, there are services departing from Portland Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Cleveland Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 4 h.

Is there a direct bus between Portland and Cleveland?

No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Cleveland. However, there are services departing from Portland, Or and arriving at Cleveland, Oh via Denver, Co, Frisco and Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 17 h.

How long does it take to get from Portland to Cleveland?

It takes approximately 6 h 43 min to get from Portland to Cleveland, including transfers.