There are 3 ways to get from Portland to Silverton by train, taxi or car

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Train, taxi  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Salem Amtrak Amtrak Cascades / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Salem Amtrak to Silverton

$65 - $102

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Portland to Silverton 42.1 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Silverton 42.1 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Portland to Silverton is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Silverton is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 55 min.

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The distance between Portland and Silverton is 36 miles. The road distance is 42.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Silverton without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1 h 24 min and costs $60 - $110.

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Portland to Silverton, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Portland to Silverton is 42 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Portland to Silverton.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Silverton. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Portland to Silverton.
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  • Distance: 36.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 24 min

What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Silverton, OR, USA?

There is no direct connection from Portland to Silverton. However, you can take the train to Salem Amtrak then take the taxi to Silverton. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Silverton.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station to Salem Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Other operators
Taxi from Salem Amtrak to Silverton
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55

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