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There are 10 ways to get from Portland to Louisiana by plane, bus, night 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.

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Fly to Shreveport  •  7h 23m

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Shreveport (SHV) PDX - SHV

$236 - $830

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Fly to New Orleans  •  7h 28m

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to New Orleans (MSY) PDX - MSY

$172 - $412

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Fly to Lake Charles  •  8h 6m

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Lake Charles (LCH) PDX - LCH

$204 - $766

Fly to Lafayette  •  7h 52m

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Lafayette (LFT) PDX - LFT

$214 - $816

Fly to Baton Rouge  •  7h 54m

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Baton Rouge (BTR) PDX - BTR

$234 - $498

Bus, night bus  •  2 days 12h

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Ft Worth, Tx
  3. Take the night bus from Fort Worth to New Orleans

$244 - $348

Bus  •  2 days 12h

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Ft Worth, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Fort Worth to Hyatt Regency Houston
  4. Take the bus from Houston to New Orleans

$343 - $441

Train via Chicago  •  2 days 17h

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Chicago Union Station Empire Builder
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal City Of New Orleans

$298 - $421

Train  •  3 days 5h

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Sunset Limited

$297 - $423

Drive  •  40h 49m

  1. Drive from Portland to New Orleans 2660.6 miles

$260 - $380

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The cheapest way to get from Portland to Louisiana is to fly which costs $170 - $420 and takes 7h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Louisiana is to fly which costs $230 - $850 and takes 7h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Louisiana. However, there are services departing from Portland, Or and arriving at New Orleans via Denver, Co and Fort Worth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 12h.

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No, there is no direct train from Portland station to Louisiana. However, there are services departing from Portland Union Station and arriving at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 17h.

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The distance between Portland and Louisiana is 1942 miles. The road distance is 2660.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Louisiana without a car is to bus and night bus which takes 2 days 12h and costs $240 - $350.

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It takes approximately 7h 23m to get from Portland to Louisiana, including transfers.

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

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Portland to Louisiana train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Portland Union Station.

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The best way to get from Portland to Louisiana is to fly which takes 7h 23m and costs $230 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $340 - $450 and takes 2 days 12h, you could also train via Chicago, which costs $290 - $430 and takes 2 days 17h.

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Map of how to get from Portland to Louisiana.
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  • Distance: 1942.4 miles
  • Duration: 7h 23m

What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Louisiana, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Portland to Shreveport hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portland to New Orleans via Denver, Co, Ft Worth, Tx, Fort Worth, Hyatt Regency Houston, and Houston in around 2 days 12h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Shreveport via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Portland to Shreveport via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Portland to Shreveport via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Portland to Shreveport via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Portland to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to New Orleans via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Lake Charles via Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Portland to Lake Charles via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Portland to Lake Charles via San Francisco, Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Portland to Lake Charles via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
9h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Portland to Lafayette via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Portland to Lafayette via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Portland to Lafayette via San Francisco, Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Portland to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $950
Flights from Portland to Baton Rouge via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Portland to Shreveport via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Portland to New Orleans via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Portland to Lake Charles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Portland to Lake Charles via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 52m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Portland to Lafayette via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Portland to Lafayette via Los Angeles, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Portland to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Baton Rouge via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to New Orleans via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Portland to New Orleans via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Portland to New Orleans via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Portland to New Orleans via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Portland to New Orleans via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Portland to New Orleans via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Portland to New Orleans via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Shreveport via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Portland to New Orleans via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Portland to Lafayette via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Portland to Baton Rouge via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to New Orleans via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
45h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Premium
$500 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$420 - $650
Business Seat
$460 - $650
Train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
19h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$310 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Seat
$200 - $290
Train from Portland Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
30h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Premium
$360 - $490
Flexi Coach Seat
$230 - $350
Business Seat
$250 - $360
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
45h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Premium
$480 - $700
Flexi Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Business Seat
$410 - $600
Bus operators
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 Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $190
Flexible
$190 - $280
Bus from Denver, Co to Ft Worth, Tx
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $130
Flexible
$130 - $190
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from Fort Worth to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Houston to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Vonlane
Website
vonlane.com
Bus from Fort Worth to Hyatt Regency Houston
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$105
Schedules at
vonlane.com
Book at
vonlane.com

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There is no direct flight from Portland Airport to Shreveport Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 40m and has one stopover.

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Portland to Louisiana bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at New Orleans station.

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Louisiana is 2h ahead of Portland. It is currently 12:10 PM in Portland and 2:10 PM in Louisiana.

Portland to Louisiana train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Portland to Louisiana is 2661 miles. It takes approximately 40h 49m to drive from Portland to Louisiana.

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Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Portland Airport to Shreveport Airport.

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The best way to get from Portland to Portland Airport is to tram which takes 33m and costs $3.

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