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

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Fly Portland to Denver  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Denver (DEN) PDX - DEN

$86 - $272

4 alternative options

Train to Eugene, fly to Denver  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Eugene Amtrak
  2. Fly from Eugene (EUG) to Denver (DEN) EUG - DEN

$257 - $581

Fly Portland to Colorado Springs, bus  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Colorado Springs (COS) PDX - COS
  2. Take the bus from Colorado Springs, CO to Denver

$212 - $870

Bus  •  28 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co 1318 / ...

$120 - $320

Drive  •  19 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Denver 1264.8 miles

$120 - $180

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Portland, Or and arriving at Denver, Co. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 h 55 min.

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The distance between Portland and Denver is 987 miles. The road distance is 1264.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Denver without a car is to bus which takes 28 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Portland to Denver, including transfers.

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Portland to Denver bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Portland, Or station.

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The best way to get from Portland to Denver is to fly which takes 4 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 28 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Portland Airport to Denver Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 21 min.

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Portland to Denver bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Denver, Co station.

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Denver is 1 h ahead of Portland. It is currently 5:48 AM in Portland and 6:48 AM in Denver.

Yes, the driving distance between Portland to Denver is 1265 miles. It takes approximately 19 h 35 min to drive from Portland to Denver.

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  • Distance: 987.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 47 min

What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Denver, CO, USA?

United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and five other airlines fly from Portland to Denver hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Portland to Denver hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $320 and the journey takes 28 h 55 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Eugene to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $450
Flights from Portland to Colorado Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Portland to Colorado Springs via Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Colorado Springs via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Denver via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Eugene to Denver via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Eugene to Denver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Portland to Colorado Springs via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Portland to Colorado Springs via Seattle, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Portland to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $350
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Portland to Colorado Springs via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Eugene to Denver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
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 Eugene Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Colorado Springs, CO to Denver
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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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 Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
28 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320

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Frontier Airlines, Delta, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Portland Airport to Denver Airport.

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Book your Portland to Denver bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 363+ hotels available in Denver. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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

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