There are 7 ways to get from Vancouver to Portland by bus, tram, train, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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

Line 105 bus  •  22 min

  1. Take the line 105 bus from E 15th St & Broadway [wb] to SW 6th & Columbia 105

$2

6 alternative options

Tram  •  23 min

  1. Take the tram from Expo Center station to Union Station/NW 5th & Glisan station MAX Yellow Line

$3

Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Vancouver Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak Amtrak Cascades / ...

$19 - $35

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Vancouver to Portland 9.1 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Portland 9.1 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Vancouver to Portland 9.1 miles

$16 - $22

Walk  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Walk from Vancouver to Portland 10.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Portland is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Portland is to taxi which costs $28 - $35 and takes 12 min.

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The distance between Vancouver and Portland is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.1 miles.

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The line 105 bus from E 15th St & Broadway [wb] to SW 6th & Columbia takes 22 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from E 15th St & Broadway [wb] and arriving at SW 6th & Columbia. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Vancouver Amtrak and arriving at Portland Union Station Amtrak station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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

C-Tran operates a bus from Vancouver to Portland every 3 hours. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 22 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Vancouver to Portland 5 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
Portland TriMet
Phone
+1 503-238-7433
Website
trimet.org
Tram from Expo Center station to Union Station/NW 5th & Glisan station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
trimet.org
Bus operators
C-Tran
Phone
+1 360-695-0123
Website
c-tran.com
Bus from E 15th St & Broadway [wb] to SW 6th & Columbia
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
c-tran.com
Other operators
Uber Portland
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Vancouver to Portland
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$16 - $22
WAV
$16 - $22
uberX
$16 - $22
uberXL
$24 - $35
SELECT
$35 - $50
Taxi from Vancouver to Portland
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
United Taxi
Phone
+1 503-998-7151
Website
pdxshuttles.net
Portland Taxi
Phone
+1 503-256-5400
Website
portlandtaxi.net
Radio Cab
Phone
+1 503-227-1212
Website
radiocab.net

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