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Portland travel tips

1) Dance on the spring-loaded floor at McMenamins Crystal Ballroom in Portland

Located at 1332 W Burnside Street in Portland, McMenamins Crystal Ballroom will make you dance even if you don't want to. Which way? The dancing area has a spring-loaded floor, so if most people dance or jump at the same time, the floor will bounce, and everyone will move. It's such a great experience!

2) Find out the secret of the Jetliner in the Woods in Portland

Make sure to see a retired Boeing 727 buried deep within 4 hectares of woods just outside Portland. It has been transformed into an unearthly living space. Nobody knows the reason why the plane is located here, but the spectacle is interesting. Do you have any ideas?

3) Get an insight into life on a submarine at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry in Portland

Visit the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry at 1945 SE Water Avenue in Portland to see interesting exhibits. Your visit will not be completed without entering the submarine. You will feel crew life, plus you will get to look through the periscope and even touch a torpedo!

Travelers usually depart from San Francisco International, San Francisco, CA Bus Stop, San Francisco, CA - Salesforce Plaza, San Francisco, CA Train Station, or San Francisco, CA - Fisherman’s Wharf when they travel from San Francisco to Portland. Book your trip to arrive at Portland International, Portland, OR - Union Station, Portland, OR - Greyhound Station, or Portland, OR - Holladay Park. The distance between San Francisco and Portland is 887 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. San Francisco and Portland have 261 direct flights per week.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from San Francisco to Portland?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between San Francisco and Portland takes around 1.9 hours.
What is the flight distance between San Francisco and Portland?
The flight distance between San Francisco and Portland is 887 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between San Francisco and Portland?
Several carriers operate flights between San Francisco and Portland. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include United Airlines, Alaska Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from San Francisco?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Francisco and Las Vegas, Paris, Barcelona, Denver, Washington, D.C., Mexico City, Chicago, Guadalajara, London, Atlanta, Rome, Austin, Lisbon, Madrid, New York, Dublin, Amsterdam, New Orleans, Berlin, Athens.
What are the most popular routes to and from Portland?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Portland and Denver, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Houston, Mexico City, San Diego, Chicago, Salt Lake City, Minneapolis, Washington, D.C., Cincinnati, Austin, Dallas, London, Paris, Charlotte, Tampa, New Orleans.
What airports are near San Francisco?
The main airport in San Francisco is San Francisco International. It is also served by San Francisco International, Sacramento International, Oakland International, San Jose International, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County, Monterey Regional, Stockton Metropolitan, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field.
What airports are near Portland?
The main airport in Portland is Portland International. It is also served by Seattle–Tacoma International, Portland International, Eugene, Roberts Field, Boeing Field, Kenmore Air Harbor Seaplane Base.
What buses and trains depart from San Francisco?
A number of bus and train companies depart from San Francisco, including Greyhound.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between San Francisco and Portland?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between San Francisco and Portland thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between San Francisco and Portland can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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