There are 7 ways to get from Portland to Port Townsend by train, bus, bus and ferry, car, plane or ferry

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

Train  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Stanwood Amtrak Amtrak Cascades

$61 - $135

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus, bus and ferry  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Portland, OR to Seattle, WA Portland-Seattle / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Seattle, WA - AMTRAK to Port Townsend, WA Dungeness Line

$60 - $103

5 alternative options

Train, bus and ferry via Edmonds, WA  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Edmonds Amtrak Amtrak Cascades
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Edmonds, WA to Port Townsend, WA Dungeness Line

$81 - $157

Train, bus and ferry  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak Amtrak Cascades / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Seattle, WA - AMTRAK to Port Townsend, WA Dungeness Line

$80 - $118

Bus Greyhound USA, bus and ferry  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Seattle, Wa 1420 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Seattle, WA - Greyhound to Port Townsend, WA Dungeness Line

$70 - $120

Drive  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Port Townsend 219.3 miles

$21 - $35

Fly, bus, ferry  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Seattle (SEA) PDX - SEA
  2. Take the bus from SeaTac Airport to Coupeville, WA
  3. Take the ferry from Coupeville to Port Townsend

$122 - $268

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portland to Port Townsend is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Port Townsend is to drive which takes 4 h 5 min and costs $21 - $35.

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The distance between Portland and Port Townsend is 289 km. The road distance is 351 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 37 min to get from Portland to Port Townsend, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Port Townsend. However, there are services departing from Portland, OR and arriving at Port Townsend, WA via Seattle, WA - AMTRAK. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h.

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What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Port Townsend, WA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Portland to Port Townsend once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 5 h 20 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to Seattle
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Seattle
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Stanwood Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Edmonds Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$50 - $65
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Portland, OR to Seattle, WA
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Dungeness Line - Olympic
Website
olympicbuslines.com
Bus and ferry from Seattle, WA - AMTRAK to Port Townsend, WA
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
olympicbuslines.com
Bus and ferry from Edmonds, WA to Port Townsend, WA
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
olympicbuslines.com
Bus and ferry from Seattle, WA - Greyhound to Port Townsend, WA
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
olympicbuslines.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Portland, Or to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
SeaTac Airport Shuttle
Website
seatacshuttle.com
Bus from SeaTac Airport to Coupeville, WA
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
seatacshuttle.com
Ferry operators
Washington State Ferries
Website
wsdot.com
Ferry from Coupeville to Port Townsend
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
wsdot.com

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