There are 7 ways to get from Portland to Cleveland 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Cleveland  •  8 h 9 min

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

$116 - $366

6 alternative options

Fly to Akron, bus  •  10 h 57 min

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

$254 - $498

Fly to Erie, train  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Erie (ERI) PDX - ERI
  2. Take the train from Erie Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak

$288 - $1,050

Fly to Toledo, train  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Toledo (TOL) PDX - TOL
  2. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak

$278 - $922

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portland to Cleveland is to fly which costs $110 - $370 and takes 8 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Cleveland is to fly which costs $110 - $370 and takes 8 h 9 min.

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The distance between Portland and Cleveland is 2062 miles. The road distance is 2463.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 8 h 9 min to get from Portland to Cleveland, including transfers.

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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.

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No, there is no direct train from Portland station 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.

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The best way to get from Portland to Cleveland is to fly which takes 8 h 9 min and costs $110 - $370. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $330 - $1,000 and takes 2 days 4 h, You could also bus, which costs $270 - $750 and takes 2 days 17 h..

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Map of how to get from Portland to Cleveland.
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  • Distance: 2061.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 9 min

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

Southwest Airlines, Delta and four 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 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Portland to Akron via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Akron via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Akron via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Erie via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Erie via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Portland to Akron via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Portland to Akron via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Portland to Akron via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Portland to Akron via Salt Lake City, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Portland to Erie via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Portland to Erie via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Portland to Erie via Salt Lake City, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Portland to Akron via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Portland to Akron via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Portland to Toledo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Portland to Toledo via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
10 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Portland to Toledo via Phoenix, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Portland to Toledo via Seattle, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 19 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Portland to Cleveland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $380
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Erie Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Toledo Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice 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
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Akron, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
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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