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There are 3 ways to get from Portland to Crater Lake National Park by train, taxi, car, plane or bus

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Train, taxi  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Chemult Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take a taxi from Chemult Amtrak to Crater Lake National Park

$167 - $265

2 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Crater Lake National Park 250.1 miles

$24 - $40

Fly, bus, taxi  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Redmond (RDM) PDX - RDM
  2. Take the bus from Redmond Airport to Chemult Amtrak Station
  3. Take a taxi from Chemult Amtrak Station to Crater Lake National Park

$232 - $432

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The cheapest way to get from Portland to Crater Lake National Park is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 5 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Crater Lake National Park is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 5 h 18 min.

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The distance between Portland and Crater Lake National Park is 183 miles. The road distance is 250.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Crater Lake National Park without a car is to train and taxi which takes 6 h 40 min and costs $160 - $270.

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It takes approximately 6 h 40 min to get from Portland to Crater Lake National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Portland Airport to Redmond Airport is the direct flight which takes 39 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Portland to Crater Lake National Park is 250 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to drive from Portland to Crater Lake National Park.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc. offers flights from Portland Airport to Redmond Airport.

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The best way to get from Portland to Portland Airport is to tram which takes 35 min and costs $3.

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Map of how to get from Portland to Crater Lake National Park.
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  • Distance: 183.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 40 min

What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Crater Lake National Park, OR, USA?

There is no direct connection from Portland to Crater Lake National Park. However, you can take the train to Chemult Amtrak then take the taxi to Crater Lake National Park. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Crater Lake National Park.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to Redmond
Ave. Duration
39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station to Chemult Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$220 - $300
Bus operators
Oregon Point
Phone
+1 888-846-4183
Website
oregon-point.com
Bus from Redmond Airport to Chemult Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
oregon-point.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chemult Amtrak to Crater Lake National Park
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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