There are 4 ways to get from Portland to Puyallup by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  3 h 45 min

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

$37 - $81

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Tacoma, Wa 1420 / ...

$22 - $48

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Puyallup 146.5 miles

$14 - $21

Fly, line 402 bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Seattle (SEA) PDX - SEA
  2. Take the line 402 bus from Federal Way TC - Bay 5 to Meridian S & 6th Ave SW

$86 - $218

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

Amtrak operates a train from Portland to Puyallup 5 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $80 and the journey takes 2 h 32 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Portland to Puyallup every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $20 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to Seattle
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Portland to Seattle via Redmond
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Train operators
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Portland, Or to Tacoma, Wa
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Pierce Transit
Phone
+1 253-581-8000
Website
piercetransit.org
Bus from Federal Way TC - Bay 5 to Meridian S & 6th Ave SW
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
piercetransit.org

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Portland and Puyallup is 187 km. The road distance is 234 km.

The cheapest way to get from Portland to Puyallup is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Portland to Puyallup is to drive which takes 2 h 34 min and costs $14 - $21.

No, there is no direct train from Portland to Puyallup. However, there are services departing from Portland Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Puyallup Station via Tacoma Dome Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Puyallup. However, there are services departing from Portland, Or and arriving at Red Lot via Tacoma Dome Station - Zone C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Portland to Puyallup, including transfers.