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Address: 800 NW 6th Ave, Portland, OR 97209-3715
Phone Number: +1 503-273-4865

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Arrived on Amtrak

The Portland Amtrak Station is clean and attractive. Easy access to trains also. Restaurant on site was not open. Hotel shuttle picked us up. Close to Tri-Met station also... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Anderson Island, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nice Train station it is a well maintained historic building if you like train stations, or architecture it is a place to take a look at, it isn't a long visit but you are very close to the pearl district and china town areas of NW Portland so just pick a few of the other site right around that area.

Thank Bryan L
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Sadly this is one of the worst places in the city to go through as it never is free of addicts no matter what time of day. It is great to have a central location for the trains and buses out of town and the facilities are very nice and served by public transportation to get to and from the... More 

Thank J L J
Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Truly one of Portland's jewels. The restored train station boasts a huge clock tower and a beautiful waiting room. This is one of America's fantastic train stations.

Thank trucktrainerjohn
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Classic old train station that has been maintained over the years, Parking is a total pain so unless you have someone to drop you off Uber it. There is a snack bar/convince store that is more than adequate. There is also a private Metropolitan Lounge with refreshments for business class and sleeping car passengers.

Thank EwwfmN
Anderson Island, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Portland Amtrak Station is clean and attractive. Easy access to trains also. Restaurant on site was not open. Hotel shuttle picked us up. Close to Tri-Met station also. Amtrak was a wonderful way to travel in comparison to any airline on a short haul. From Tacoma, the travel time was about the same, far more comfortable and far less... More 

Thank RobertELeeMo
Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Have used this station several times, most recently in October 2016. It is generally, pretty easy to get to for pickup and dropoff. There is a Trimet stop right near the station. It helps to schedule your trip during off times to avoid some of the traffic at pickup times but it isn't too bad. The staff inside are helpful... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have used this Greyhound Bus Depot a few times and always found it very neat and tidy with no problem from the homeless. Ticketing was a breeze with very helpful staff. Onsite café was well priced with good service. Place was very clean and well laid out.

Thank RogueAmbassador
Omaha, Nebraska
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a very nice Amtrak station with friendly staff. Easy to check in. Nice waiting area, very clean.

Thank huskertravelers
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Buses and trams flow in and out. Easy car access, and usually good parking. Really is a lovely station too. A bit spartan, but charming.

Thank Laurence C
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This was our destination for a recent Amtrak train trip on the Empire Builder. What a lovely building! Every attempt has been made to disguise it's inner city location with pretty landscaping. Plenty of security and easy access to other forms of public transportation also make for a stress free visit. The Wilf's restaurant is worthy of a visit even... More 

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