There are 9 ways to get from Portland to North Dakota by plane, train, bus 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 to Bismarck  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Bismarck (BIS) PDX - BIS

$222 - $386

Cheapest option

Fly to Jamestown  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Jamestown (JMS) PDX - JMS

$182 - $764

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Fly to Dickinson  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Dickinson (DIK) PDX - DIK

$300 - $1,324

Fly to Fargo  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Fargo (FAR) PDX - FAR

$196 - $768

Fly to Williston  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Williston (ISN) PDX - ISN

$244 - $1,016

Fly to Minot  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Minot (MOT) PDX - MOT

$244 - $1,104

Train  •  31 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Fargo Amtrak Empire Builder

$200 - $600

Bus  •  34 h

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Spokane, Wa
  2. Take the bus from Spokane, Wa to Missoula, Mt
  3. Take the bus from Missoula, MT to Billings, MT 948
  4. Take the bus from Billings, MT to Fargo, ND 938

$254 - $439

Drive  •  23 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Fargo 1501.2 miles

$140 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portland to North Dakota is to drive which costs $140 - $220 and takes 23 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to North Dakota is to fly which costs $240 - $1,100 and takes 6 h 43 min.

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The distance between Portland and North Dakota is 1064 miles. The road distance is 1501.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 50 min to get from Portland to North Dakota, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Portland Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at Fargo Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 h 33 min.

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What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and North Dakota, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Portland to Bismarck hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Portland to Fargo once daily. Tickets cost $200 - $600 and the journey takes 31 h 33 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Bismarck via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $800
Flights from Portland to Bismarck via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $800
Flights from Portland to Bismarck via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$450 - $800
Flights from Portland to Dickinson via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Portland to Dickinson via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Portland to Fargo via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Portland to Williston via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Williston via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Jamestown via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Portland to Jamestown via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Portland to Jamestown via Vancouver, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Portland to Minot via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Minot via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Bismarck via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $800
Flights from Portland to Bismarck via Seattle, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $800
Flights from Portland to Fargo via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Fargo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Portland to Williston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Williston via Seattle, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Williston via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Minot via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Minot via Seattle, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Portland to Bismarck via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $750
Flights from Portland to Fargo via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Portland to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Portland to Fargo via Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Fargo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
31 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$350 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$420 - $600
Room
$750 - $1,100
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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 Spokane, Wa
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Spokane, Wa to Missoula, Mt
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Missoula, MT to Billings, MT
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Billings, MT to Fargo, ND
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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