There are 9 ways to get from Portland to Kelowna 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 Portland to Kelowna  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Kelowna (YLW) PDX - YLW

$152 - $602

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  13 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, OR to Vancouver, BC Portland-Vancouver
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to West Kelowna 5014 / ...

$50 - $108

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Fly Portland to Penticton  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Penticton (YYF) PDX - YYF

$198 - $696

Fly Portland to Kamloops, bus  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Kamloops (YKA) PDX - YKA
  2. Take the bus from Kamloops to Kelowna, BC

$192 - $672

Train to Seattle, fly to Kelowna  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Tacoma Amtrak
  2. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Kelowna (YLW) SEA - YLW

$167 - $392

Train, bus  •  14 h

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak Cascades
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Kelowna, BC 5014 / ...

$82 - $211

Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Coquitlam, Bc 1436 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Coquitlam to Kelowna, BC 5014 / ...

$58 - $142

Train, bus via Boucherie Mountain Exchange Bay A  •  15 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak Cascades
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to West Kelowna, BC 5010 / ...

$85 - $213

Drive  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Kelowna 487.3 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Portland to Kelowna is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 8 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Kelowna is to fly which costs $150 - $600 and takes 6 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Kelowna. However, there are services departing from Portland, OR and arriving at Hwy 97 at Richter via Vancouver, BC and Westbank Exchange Bay A. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 58 min.

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The distance between Portland and Kelowna is 338 miles. The road distance is 487.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Kelowna without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 58 min and costs $50 - $110.

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It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Portland to Kelowna, including transfers.

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Portland to Kelowna bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Portland, OR station.

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The best way to get from Portland to Kelowna is to fly which takes 6 h 14 min and costs $150 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $110 and takes 13 h 58 min.

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Map of how to get from Portland to Kelowna.
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  • Distance: 337.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 14 min

What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Kelowna, BC, Canada?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., Air Canada and three other airlines fly from Portland to Kelowna hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portland to Kelowna via Vancouver, BC, West Kelowna, and Westbank Exchange Bay A in around 13 h 58 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Portland to Kelowna via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
Flights from Portland to Kelowna via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,600
Flights from Portland to Kelowna via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
Flights from Portland to Penticton via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Flights from Portland to Kamloops via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,400
Flights from Seattle to Kelowna via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to Kelowna via Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Portland to Kelowna via Boise, Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Portland to Kelowna via Spokane, Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $370
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Portland to Kamloops via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station to Tacoma Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Train from Portland Union Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Kamloops to Kelowna, BC
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$15 - $22
Online Fare
$17 - $35
Standard Fare
$26 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
Bus from Vancouver, BC to West Kelowna
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$24 - $35
Online Fare
$30 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $60
Refundable
$45 - $70
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Kelowna, BC
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$25 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$45 - $70
Bus from Coquitlam to Kelowna, BC
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$24 - $35
Online Fare
$30 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $60
Refundable
$45 - $70
Bus from Vancouver, BC to West Kelowna, BC
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Portland, OR to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
boltbus.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Portland, Or to Coquitlam, Bc
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $85

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