There are 7 ways to get from Portland to Saint Joseph by plane, night bus, bus, train or car

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Fly to Kansas City, night bus  •  8h 29m

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Kansas City (MCI) PDX - MCI
  2. Take the night bus from Kansas City, MO to St. Joseph, MO

$164 - $1,232

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Fly to Omaha, night bus  •  9h 24m

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Omaha (OMA) PDX - OMA
  2. Take the night bus from Omaha, NE to St. Joseph, MO

$174 - $450

Bus, night bus  •  41h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
  2. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Omaha, NE
  3. Take the night bus from Omaha, NE to St. Joseph, MO 706

$241 - $358

Bus  •  44h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
  2. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Sterling, NE
  3. Take the bus from Sterling, NE to Omaha, NE
  4. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to St. Joseph, MO 501

$286 - $378

Train, night bus  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot
  2. Take the night bus from Minneapolis, MN to Kansas City, MO 805
  3. Take the night bus from Kansas City, MO to St. Joseph, MO 705

$264 - $375

Train, bus  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot
  2. Take the bus from Minneapolis-St Paul Airport, MN to Kansas City, MO 803
  3. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to St. Joseph, MO 502

$269 - $384

Drive  •  26h 29m

  1. Drive from Portland to Saint Joseph 1753 miles

$170 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Portland to Saint Joseph is to drive which costs $170 - $250 and takes 26h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Saint Joseph is to fly and night bus which costs $160 - $1,300 and takes 8h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Saint Joseph. However, there are services departing from Portland, Or and arriving at St. Joseph, MO via Denver, CO and Omaha, NE. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41h 59m.

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The distance between Portland and Saint Joseph is 1469 miles. The road distance is 1753 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Saint Joseph without a car is to bus and night bus which takes 41h 59m and costs $240 - $360.

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It takes approximately 8h 29m to get from Portland to Saint Joseph, including transfers.

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Portland to Saint Joseph bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Portland, Or station.

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The quickest flight from Portland Airport to Kansas City Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 10m.

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Portland to Saint Joseph bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at St. Joseph, MO station.

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Saint Joseph is 2h ahead of Portland. It is currently 1:23 AM in Portland and 3:23 AM in Saint Joseph.

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  • Distance: 1469.5 miles
  • Duration: 8h 29m

What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Saint Joseph, MO, USA?

You can take a bus from Portland to Saint Joseph via Denver, Co, Denver, CO, Sterling, NE, and Omaha, NE in around 44h 20m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,700
Flights from Portland to Kansas City via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,700
Flights from Portland to Kansas City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,700
Flights from Portland to Omaha via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Portland to Omaha via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Portland to Omaha via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Kansas City via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,700
Flights from Portland to Kansas City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,700
Flights from Portland to Omaha via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Portland to Omaha via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Kansas City via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $3,100
Flights from Portland to Omaha via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,400
Flights from Portland to Kansas City via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,400
Flights from Portland to Omaha
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot
Ave. Duration
36h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Premium
$460 - $650
Flexi Coach Seat
$350 - $550
Business Seat
$380 - $550
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Night bus from Kansas City, MO to St. Joseph, MO
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
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jeffersonlines.com
Night bus from Omaha, NE to St. Joseph, MO
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Night bus from Minneapolis, MN to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis-St Paul Airport, MN to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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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 Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $190
Flexible
$190 - $280
Burlington Trailways
Express Arrow
Phone
877-779-2999
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Schedules at
expressarrow.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Sterling, NE
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
expressarrow.com
Bus from Sterling, NE to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Schedules at
expressarrow.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Portland to Saint Joseph is 1753 miles. It takes approximately 26h 29m to drive from Portland to Saint Joseph.

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United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc., Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Portland Airport to Kansas City Airport.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Saint Joseph. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Portland to Portland Airport is to tram which takes 33 min and costs $3.

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