Portland offers competitive transit time to key U.S. destinations including Chicago, Denver, Kansas City, Memphis, Minneapolis, Salt Lake City, Omaha, St. Louis and the Ohio Valley.
Average transit time from Portland to interior destinations:
Salt Lake City
Genesee & Wyoming Railroads in Oregon
Portland is also gateway for points within Oregon and Northern California on the Genesee & Wyoming Railroads.
Portland's Local Rail Connections
Portland’s marine facilities feature on-dock rail connections and are well served by efficient and modern main line and short line rail connections. Together, the Port, the state of Oregon, city of Portland, tenants and railroads have invested heavily in a number of rail yards, overpasses, new trackage and related projects that have improved capacity, velocity and safety throughout Rivergate Industrial District and the surrounding region.