Considered the base camp of Central Oregon, getting to Bend is easy no matter how you choose to travel. >> View the Bend Oregon Map Here
With non-stop commercial air service from major markets, getting to Bend is quick and convenient. And once you land at Roberts Field Airport (RDM), you’re only 20 minutes away from the energy and excitement of downtown Bend, Oregon. Roberts Field is the fourth largest commercial airport in Oregon, serving all of Central Oregon.
Flights are provided by Alaska, American, United, and Delta. These carriers offer approximately arriving and departing flights daily to and from Denver, Los Angeles, Portland, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, and Seattle. For schedule and flight information into Bend and Redmond Oregon, check out www.flyrdm.com.
Centrally located at the junction of US Highway 97 (a north and south route from Madras to Klamath Falls) and State Highway 20 (the east and west route from Idaho/Burns to Salem/Willamette Valley), Bend is easily accessible from all directions and is less than three hours southeast of Portland, along a route highlighted with scenic beauty.
For current road conditions and road cams, visit the Oregon Department of Transportation's travel information website, TripCheck.com. If you are on the road and need up-to-date weather and road information, call 511 in Oregon. Or if outside the state of Oregon, contact the Oregon Department of Transportation at 800.997.6368. Also, you can download a copy of the Oregon Winter Driving Guide here to help you arrive safely at your destination.
To find out about carpooling, check out Drive less. Connect.
Bend is served by regional bus service from many cities in Oregon:
From Portland: Central Oregon Breeze
From Newport, Corvallis, Salem: Valley Retriever
From Coos Bay, Florence, Eugene: Porter Stage Lines
From Eugene: Eugene to Bend
From John Day: People Mover
From Ontario: Eastern POINT
Amtrak Shuttle from Chemult to Bend/Redmond: High Desert POINT
Kahneeta Fun Bus
175 miles or 281km SE of Portland, Oregon
130 miles or 209km SE Salem, Oregon
121 miles or 194km NE of Eugene, Oregon
500 miles or 804km NE of San Francisco, California
330 miles or 531km W of Boise, Idaho
343 miles or 552km SE of Seattle, Washington
394 miles or 634km N of Reno, Nevada
AMTRAK provides convenient and affordable rail transportation to the Bend area from various locations throughout the region. Call Amtrak for fares and schedules 800.872.7245 or visit their website at www.amtrak.com.
Bend has interconnecting city and regional bus systems.
For more information please visit this website.
Bus service is also available to the airport. For more information click here.