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There are 3 ways to get from Portland to Montana State University by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  3h 32m

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Bozeman (BZN) PDX - BZN

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Train, bus, drive  •  27h 3m

  1. Take the train from Portland to Shelby Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Shelby Amtrak Station to Great Falls Transfer Center
  3. Take the bus from Great Falls, MT to Boulder, MT
  4. Drive from Boulder, MT to Cardinal Distributing

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Drive  •  11h 50m

  1. Drive from Portland to Montana State University 749 miles

Portland (PDX) to Bozeman (BZN) flights

The flight time between Portland (PDX) and Bozeman (BZN) is around 3h 9m and covers a distance of around 555 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 44 min. The fastest flight normally takes 1h 46m. Services are operated by Alaska Airlines, Inc.. Typically 16 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
2h 24m
Layover time:
44 min
Total time:
3h 9m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
1h 46m
Flight distance:
555 miles
Flights per week:
16
Cheapest price:
$105
Carbon emissions:
293 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
13:40
Last flight departs at:
19:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Portland (PDX) to Bozeman (BZN) flight schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portland to Montana State University is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 11h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Montana State University is to fly which costs $150 - $600 and takes 3h 32m.

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The distance between Portland and Montana State University is 565 miles. The road distance is 749 miles.

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It takes approximately 3h 32m to get from Portland to Montana State University, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Portland Airport to Bozeman Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 46m.

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Montana State University is 1h ahead of Portland. It is currently 6:32 AM in Portland and 7:32 AM in Montana State University.

Yes, the driving distance between Portland to Montana State University is 749 miles. It takes approximately 11h 50m to drive from Portland to Montana State University.

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

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There are 62+ hotels available in Montana State University. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Portland to Montana State University.
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  • Distance: 564.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 32m

What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Montana State University, MT, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc. flies from Portland to Montana State University twice daily.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to Bozeman
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Portland to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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 to Shelby Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
17h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Northern Transit Interlocal
Salt Lake Express
Phone
+1 208-656-8824
Email
info@saltlakeexpress.com
Website
saltlakeexpress.com
Bus from Great Falls, MT to Boulder, MT
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
One Way Child (2-12 yr)
$23 - $35
One Way Adult (13+ yr)
$30 - $50

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