PDX to LMT Travel Information

Cheapest Way Train — $37
Fastest Way Flight — 1h 19min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 34 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — flight, bus, train and by car
Distance 241 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak, Alaska Airlines, Penair
$89 · 1h 19min · 120 lb of CO2
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PDX airport Flights

There are 1 airports — PDX — that make sense to fly out of from PDX and 1 airports — LMT — to access LMT. The best deals are usually found by flying out of PDX.

Alaska Airlines, Penair operate flights which can help you travel from PDX to LMT.

The cheapest way by air is via Alaska Airlines and flies from Portland Intl (PDX) to Klamath Falls Airport (LMT). Alaska Airlines flies from Portland Intl (PDX) to Klamath Falls Airport (LMT) and is the quickest flight to get you from PDX to LMT.Out of the 4 total modes of travel to LMT from PDX, a flight is the quickest method.
$51 · 6h 46min · 38 lb of CO2
Portland to Klamath Falls
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$37 · 5h 20min · 97 lb of CO2
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$33 · 4h 20min · 50 lb of CO2

Drive from PDX airport

It's 241 miles between PDX to LMT. On a typical day, it might take between 4h 20min and 4h 33min from PDX to LMT under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 4h 46min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to LMT by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $32.

What is the best way to travel from PDX to LMT?

The are 8 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from PDX to LMT. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the train out of VAN towards KFS, as it is the cheapest to LMT. It's common to find tickets for as low as $37. Amtrak operates from PDX to LMT, so you book your trip with them! Take the train, it is cheaper and more comfortable than the bus!

When to book trip from PDX to LMT?

On your trip from PDX to LMT, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train. Shuttle service may be available to LMT. If you're traveling with a large group, you should probably take a shuttle as it will reduce the price per person. Alternatively, there are shared shuttle services available. With this option, you'll want to book as soon as possible to allow the shuttle service enough time to coordinate your pickup and dropoff.

Is the train or the bus better from PDX to LMT Klamath Falls?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from PDX to LMT. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to LMT is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the PDX/LMT buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from PDX is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between PDX and LMT during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from PDX to LMT? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of LMT traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to LMT is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from PDX to LMT?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from PDX to LMT is by train. The train costs $37 roughly and will take 8 hours 52 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from PDX to LMT?

Amtrak costs about $37 between PDX and LMT. In total, the train will take roughly 8 hours 52 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at VAN Vancouver Amtrak, which is 6 miles from PDX. Further, once you arrive at KFS Klamath Falls Amtrak or you will still have 6 miles to LMT.

How long does it take from PDX to LMT by car?

The total distance between PDX and LMT is 241 miles and will take you about 4 hours 20 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $33.

Travel companies on this route

Amtrak Amtrak from PDX to LMT
Useful Links Map Coverage Schedule Pet Policy Website
Customer Service and Reservations1-800-872-7245
International Visitors215-856-7952
Group Travel Requests1-800-872-1477
Alaska Airlines Alaska Airlines from PDX to LMT
Penair Penair from PDX to LMT