There are 7 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 Portland to San Francisco, Caltrain  •  4 h 14 min

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

$68 - $220

6 alternative options

Fly Portland to San Jose, Caltrain  •  4 h 33 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 Portland to Oakland, Caltrain  •  5 h 10 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

Train to Eugene, fly to San Francisco  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Eugene Amtrak
  2. Fly from Eugene (EUG) to San Francisco (SFO) EUG - SFO

$203 - $470

Bus  •  17 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Sacramento, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to San Francisco, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Mission St & 1st St to El Camino Real & Brewster Ave 398

$77 - $185

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

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Redwood City is to fly and Caltrain which costs $65 - $220 and takes 4 h 14 min.

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The distance between Portland and Redwood City is 559 miles. The road distance is 664.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Portland to Redwood City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Redwood City. However, there are services departing from Portland, Or and arriving at El Camino Real & Brewster Ave via Sacramento, Ca and Mission St & 1st St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Portland station 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.

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The best way to get from Portland to Redwood City without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 31 min and costs $75 - $190.

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Map of how to get from Portland to Redwood City.
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  • Distance: 559.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 14 min

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

You can take a bus from Portland to Redwood City via Sacramento, Ca, San Francisco, Ca, and Mission St & 1st St in around 17 h 31 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Portland to Redwood City once daily. Tickets cost $100 - $310 and the journey takes 19 h 30 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Portland to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Portland to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 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 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Eugene to San Francisco via Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Eugene to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Millbrae Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
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
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Eugene Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
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
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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 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
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Mission St & 1st St to El Camino Real & Brewster Ave
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
samtrans.com

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