There are 6 ways to get from Portland to Redwood City 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 San Francisco  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to San Francisco (SFO) PDX - SFO

$64 - $216

5 alternative options

Fly to San Jose, Caltrain  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to San Jose (SJC) PDX - SJC
  2. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain

$68 - $270

Fly to Oakland, Caltrain  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Oakland (OAK) PDX - OAK
  2. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain

$90 - $324

Bus  •  17 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Sacramento, Ca 1431
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to San Francisco, Ca 8309 / ...

$78 - $187

Train  •  20 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak Coast Starlight

$112 - $308

Drive  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Redwood City 664.9 miles

$65 - $95

What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Redwood City, CA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and two other airlines fly from Portland to Redwood City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portland to Redwood City via Sacramento, Ca, San Francisco, Ca, Folsom St & Beale St, and SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level in around 17 h 35 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Portland to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Portland to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Portland to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Portland to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Santa Clara Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Business Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Room
$430 - $600
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Portland, Or to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to San Francisco, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Portland and Redwood City is 895 km. The road distance is 1064 km.

The cheapest way to get from Portland to Redwood City is to drive which costs $65 - $95 and takes 11 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Portland to Redwood City is to fly which takes 4 h 23 min and costs $60 - $220.

No, there is no direct train from Portland to Redwood City. However, there are services departing from Portland Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Redwood City Caltrain via San Jose Diridon Caltrain. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 29 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Redwood City. However, there are services departing from Portland, Or and arriving at Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B via Sacramento, Ca, Folsom St & Beale St and SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Portland to Redwood City, including transfers.