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Vancouver to Portland bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration7h 45m
Trips per day5
bus carriers2
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Overall score for Vancouver to Portland
5.0
Based on 2 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with BoltBus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.0

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
1.0
Staff
5.0
Condition
5.0
Chris
5.0
July 11, 2019Vacation
Pros
the bus driver was warm friendly and kind.
Cons
Electric plug didn't work so I couldn't charge my device.
Tips
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Vancouver to Portland

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Vancouver to Portland is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Vancouver to Portland were $38.13. By booking 25 days out, tickets are on average $21.97 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Vancouver to Portland?

The distance between Vancouver and Portland is approximately 260.74 miles, or 419.52 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 8 hours and 37 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours and 45 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Vancouver to Portland?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Vancouver to Portland by bus is usually on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Thursday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

BoltBus from Vancouver to Portland has the most daily schedules

On average there are 5 scheduled bus trips per day. BoltBus has the most regularly scheduled departures from Vancouver to Portland, with an average of 3 trips per day and 66 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers serve the route from Vancouver to Portland. Of the 5 trips there are 4 trips that are direct connections to Portland.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from Vancouver to Portland starts at $51.00.

2 carriers offer Vancouver to Portland bus trips

BoltBus

Book BoltBus from Vancouver to Portland from $1.00. There are 3 trips per day offered by BoltBus from Vancouver to Portland and you can expect on average to pay $41.45 for a BoltBus ticket to Portland. In Vancouver, BoltBus departs to Portland from Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St, In Portland, BoltBus arrives at NW Everett St btwn NW Broadway and NW 8th and one other station.

An average trip on BoltBus from Vancouver to Portland takes 8 hours and 1 minutes, while the fastest available BoltBus trip will get you to Portland in 7 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, BoltBus offers 3 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $42.64 for a weekend trip to Portland.

Restroom
WiFi
Movies
Extra legroom
Games
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
8h 1m
Avg. Price
$41.45

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Vancouver to Portland from $26.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Vancouver to Portland and you can expect on average to pay $46.58 for a Greyhound ticket to Portland. In Vancouver, Greyhound departs to Portland from Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St, In Portland, Greyhound arrives at Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave,

An average trip on Greyhound from Vancouver to Portland takes 10 hours and 59 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Portland in 7 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $54.46 for a weekend trip to Portland.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
10h 59m
Avg. Price
$46.58
Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Vancouver. Most bus trips to Portland will depart from:
  • Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St
Bus trips arrive in Portland at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Portland for trips arriving from Vancouver:
  • Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave
  • NW Everett St btwn NW Broadway and NW 8th
  • Lloyd Center