There are 10 ways to get from Portland to Yellowstone National Park by plane, car, shuttle, bus or train

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 Jackson, drive  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Jackson (JAC) PDX - JAC
  2. Drive from Jackson to Yellowstone National Park

$360 - $966

Cheapest option

Bus, shuttle, drive via Boise Airport, ID  •  20 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Boise, Id
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Boise Airport, ID to Pocatello, ID
  3. Take the bus from Barrie's Ski, Pocatello to LDS church, Teton, ID
  4. Drive from LDS church, Teton, ID to Yellowstone National Park

$155 - $243

8 alternative options

Fly Portland to Bozeman, bus  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Bozeman (BZN) PDX - BZN
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Bozeman, MT - Airport to West Yellowstone, MT
  3. Take the bus from West Yellowstone to Old Faithful

$336 - $596

Fly Portland to Idaho Falls, shuttle, drive  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Idaho Falls (IDA) PDX - IDA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Idaho Falls Airport to Grand Targhee Resort
  3. Drive from Grand Targhee Resort to Yellowstone National Park

$346 - $1,482

Fly Portland to Billings, drive  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Billings (BIL) PDX - BIL
  2. Drive from Billings to Yellowstone National Park

$168 - $642

Train to Seattle, fly to Jackson, drive  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Tukwila Amtrak
  2. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Jackson (JAC) SEA - JAC
  3. Drive from Jackson to Yellowstone National Park

$241 - $1,206

Bus, train, shuttle, drive  •  28 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Salt Lake City, Ut
  2. Take the train from Salt Lake Central Station to Roy Station 750
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Ogden, UT to Rigby, ID
  4. Take the bus from Amerititle, Rigby, ID to Grand Targhee Resort
  5. Drive from Grand Targhee Resort to Yellowstone National Park

Bus, shuttle, drive  •  29 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Salt Lake City, Ut
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Salt Lake City Intermodal Hub to Maverick, Jackson, WY
  3. Take the bus from Jackson, Wy - Kmart to Grand Targhee Resort
  4. Drive from Grand Targhee Resort to Yellowstone National Park

$288 - $407

Bus, shuttle, drive #2  •  31 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Salt Lake City, Ut
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Salt Lake City, UT to Jackson, WY
  3. Take the bus from Jackson, Wy - Kmart to Grand Targhee Resort
  4. Drive from Grand Targhee Resort to Yellowstone National Park

$270 - $414

Drive  •  13 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Yellowstone National Park 844.9 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The distance between Portland and Yellowstone National Park is 586 miles. The road distance is 844.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 42 min to get from Portland to Yellowstone National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Portland Airport to Jackson Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 58 min and has one stopover.

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Yellowstone National Park is 1 h ahead of Portland. It is currently 1:17 AM in Portland and 2:17 AM in Yellowstone National Park.

Yes, the driving distance between Portland to Yellowstone National Park is 845 miles. It takes approximately 13 h 56 min to drive from Portland to Yellowstone National Park.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Portland Airport to Jackson Airport.

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The best way to get from Portland to Portland Airport is to tram which takes 35 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Portland to Yellowstone National Park.
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  • Distance: 586.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 42 min

What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Yellowstone National Park, WY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Portland to Yellowstone National Park. However, you can take the tram to Portland Int'l Airport station, take the walk to Portland airport, fly to Jackson, then take the drive to Yellowstone National Park. Alternatively, you can take the tram to Portland Int'l Airport station, take the walk to Portland airport, fly to Bozeman, take the walk to Bozeman, MT - Airport, take the bus to West Yellowstone, MT, take the walk to West Yellowstone, take the bus to Old Faithful, then take the walk to Yellowstone National Park.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Jackson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $950
Flights from Portland to Jackson via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $950
Flights from Portland to Jackson via Seattle, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $950
Flights from Portland to Bozeman via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Idaho Falls via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Portland to Idaho Falls via Seattle, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Portland to Idaho Falls via Los Angeles, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Portland to Billings via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Jackson
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Seattle to Jackson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to Bozeman
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Billings
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Portland to Billings via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Jackson via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $950
Flights from Portland to Jackson via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$500 - $950
Flights from Portland to Idaho Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
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 Tukwila Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Utah Transit Authority
Website
rideuta.com
Train from Salt Lake Central Station to Roy Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
rideuta.com
Bus operators
Karst Stage
Phone
(406) 556-3540
Website
karststage.com
Shuttle from Bozeman, MT - Airport to West Yellowstone, MT
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
karststage.com
Bus from West Yellowstone to Old Faithful
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$98
Schedules at
karststage.com
Grand Targhee Ski Shuttle
Website
grandtarghee.com
Shuttle from Idaho Falls Airport to Grand Targhee Resort
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
grandtarghee.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Portland, Or to Boise, Id
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Bus from Portland, Or to Salt Lake City, Ut
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $190
Salt Lake Express
Phone
+1 208-656-8824
Email
info@saltlakeexpress.com
Website
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Boise Airport, ID to Pocatello, ID
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Ogden, UT to Rigby, ID
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Salt Lake City, UT to Jackson, WY
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Pocatello Limo
Phone
1-208-480-1250
Email
pocatellolimo@gmail.com
Website
pocatellolimo.com
Bus from Barrie's Ski, Pocatello to LDS church, Teton, ID
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
pocatellolimo.com
Bus from Amerititle, Rigby, ID to Grand Targhee Resort
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
pocatellolimo.com
Alltrans
Website
jacksonholealltrans.com
Shuttle from Salt Lake City Intermodal Hub to Maverick, Jackson, WY
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
jacksonholealltrans.com
Bus from Jackson, Wy - Kmart to Grand Targhee Resort
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$122
Schedules at
jacksonholealltrans.com

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