There are 5 ways to get from Portland to Wenatchee by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Boltbus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, OR to Seattle, WA Portland-Seattle / ...
  2. Take the bus from Seattle Amtrak to Wenatchee 736 / ...

$43 - $93

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Train  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak Cascades / ...
  2. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Wenatchee Columbia Station Empire Builder

$70 - $138

Bus via Ellensburg, Wa  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Seattle, Wa
  2. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Ellensburg, Wa
  3. Take the bus from Ellensburg to Wenatchee, WA

$69 - $123

Drive  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Wenatchee 302.9 miles

$29 - $45

Fly  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Wenatchee (EAT) PDX - EAT

$118 - $432

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The cheapest way to get from Portland to Wenatchee is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Wenatchee is to fly which costs $110 - $440 and takes 4 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Wenatchee. However, there are services departing from Portland, OR and arriving at Wenatchee via Seattle Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Portland station to Wenatchee station. However, there are services departing from Portland Union Station and arriving at Wenatchee Columbia Station via Seattle King Street Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 22 min.

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The distance between Portland and Wenatchee is 174 miles. The road distance is 302.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Wenatchee without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 20 min and costs $40 - $95.

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It takes approximately 8 h 20 min to get from Portland to Wenatchee, including transfers.

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Portland to Wenatchee bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Portland, OR station.

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  • Distance: 173.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 20 min

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

You can take a bus from Portland to Wenatchee via Seattle, WA and Seattle Amtrak in around 8 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Portland to Wenatchee via Seattle King Street Station in around 8 h 22 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to Wenatchee via Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Portland to Wenatchee via Redmond, Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$50 - $65
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Wenatchee Columbia Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Portland, OR to Seattle, WA
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
boltbus.com
Amtrak Thruway

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
+1 800 872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Seattle, WA to Wenatchee, WA
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
amtrak.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 Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Ellensburg, Wa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Apple Line
Phone
800-366-6975
Email
team@busnws.com
Website
appleline.us
Bus from Ellensburg to Wenatchee, WA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
appleline.us
Book at
secure.airporter.com

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