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Salem, OR to Portland, OR by bus

The journey from Salem, OR to Portland, OR by bus is 43.8 mi and takes 1 hr 10 min. There are 3 connections per day, with the first departure at 8:05 AM and the last at 5:40 PM. It is possible to travel from Salem, OR to Portland, OR by bus for as little as $10.31 or as much as $26.24. The best price for this journey is $10.31.

Lowest Price$10.31
Journey Duration1 hr 10 min
Connection per Day3
Lowest Price$10.31
Highest Price$26.24
First Departure8:05 AM
Last Departure5:40 PM
Distance43.8 mi
DepartureSalem, OR
ArrivalPortland, OR
CarriersFlixBus

Salem, OR to Portland, OR Bus Times

Departure date
Monday, Jul 15, 2024

Traveling from Salem, OR to Portland, OR with Virail

What's the best way to get from Salem, OR to Portland, OR? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Salem, OR to Portland, OR, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Salem, OR to Portland, OR?

The cheapest bus tickets from Salem, OR to Portland, OR cost $10.31. On average, you can expect to spend around $15.18 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Salem, OR to Portland, OR.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $15.18 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Salem, OR to Portland, OR.

How long will it take me to travel from Salem, OR to Portland, OR by bus?

Traveling from Salem, OR to Portland, OR by bus will usually take 1 hr 10 min. This journey covers a distance of 43.8 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 1 hr 10 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey between Salem, OR and Portland, OR runs for about 43.8 mi and usually takes approximately 1 hr 10 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 1 hr 0 min. If you are trying to get from Salem, OR to Portland, OR as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

When do departures from Salem, OR to Portland, OR leave?

The first journey of the day departs from Salem, OR at 8:05 AM. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 5:40 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Salem, OR and Portland, OR. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Salem, OR to Portland, OR leaving at 8:05 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 5:40 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

How many journeys from Salem, OR to Portland, OR take place each day?

You will be able to travel from Salem, OR to Portland, OR using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 3 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Salem, OR to Portland, OR using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 3 direct connections from Salem, OR to Portland, OR each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 0 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Salem, OR to Portland, OR. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Salem, OR to Portland, OR.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Salem, OR to Portland, OR, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Salem, OR to Portland, OR.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Salem, OR - Portland, OR bus tickets can be found for as low as $6.16 if you’re lucky, or $12.75 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $21.10.

Find the best day to travel to Portland, OR by bus

When travelling to Portland, OR by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Salem, OR to Portland, OR CO2 Emissions by Bus

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4.93kg
Bus
5.29kg
Flight
14.1kg
Car
11.28kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Salem, OR to Portland, OR?
A bus ticket from Salem, OR to Portland, OR is $15.18. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $10.31.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Salem, OR to Portland, OR?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Salem, OR to Portland, OR is $10.31. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Salem, OR and Portland, OR by bus?
Salem, OR to Portland, OR is 43.8 mi.
How long does the bus between Salem, OR and Portland, OR take?
Salem, OR to Portland, OR is on average 1 hr 10 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 0 min.
How many bus connections per day go from Salem, OR to Portland, OR?
Salem, OR to Portland, OR has 3 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Salem, OR to Portland, OR leave?
The earliest bus from Salem, OR to Portland, OR departs at 8:05 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Salem, OR to Portland, OR depart?
The latest bus from Salem, OR to Portland, OR departs at 5:40 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Salem, OR to Portland, OR in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $10.31 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Salem, OR to Portland, OR?
There are on average 3 direct connection(s) from Salem, OR to go to Portland, OR.
What's the fastest journey time between Salem, OR to Portland, OR by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Salem, OR and Portland, OR is 1 hr 0 min.
Is there a direct bus from Salem, OR to Portland, OR?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Salem, OR and Portland, OR.
What are the CO2 emissions for Salem, OR to Portland, OR by bus?
The bus journey from Salem, OR to Portland, OR creates 5.29kg of CO2 emissions.

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