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Portland to Phoenix drive

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  Portland
 Eugene
 Ashland (Oregon)
 Redding
 Oakland
 Hearst Castle
 Los Angeles
 Ehrenberg
2 travelers   /   driving   /   3 days   /   no pets   /   no RV

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Portland to Phoenix road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Portland to Phoenix. If you're planning a road trip to Phoenix, you can research locations to stop along the way. Traveling with a dog or cat? View pet-friendly stops between Portland and Phoenix. Camping along the way? View RV campgrounds between Portland and Phoenix. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

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 Day 1

10:00 am  start in Portland
drive for about 2 hours

11:56 am  Eugene
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:56 pm
drive for about 2.5 hours

3:36 pm  Ashland (Oregon)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 4:36 pm
drive for about 2.5 hours

6:57 pm  Redding
eat at Wilda's Grill
stay overnight and leave the next day around 10:00 am

day 1 driving ≈ 7 hours
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 Day 2

10:00 am  leave from Redding
drive for about 3.5 hours

1:21 pm  Oakland
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:21 pm
drive for about 3 hours

5:35 pm  Hearst Castle
stay overnight and leave the next day around 8:00 am

day 2 driving ≈ 6.5 hours

 Day 3

8:00 am  leave from Hearst Castle
drive for about 4 hours

11:53 am  Los Angeles
stay for about 4 hours
and leave at 3:53 pm
drive for about 3.5 hours

7:30 pm  Ehrenberg
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 8:30 pm
drive for about 2 hours

10:39 pm  arrive in Phoenix
stay at Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort

day 3 driving ≈ 9.5 hours

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Where does my trip begin?

Your starting point is Portland, Oregon.

You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.


How many cars do we need?

Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.


Where should I stop along the way?

Eugene  (11 answers)
    questions about Eugene:
        What is your favorite restaurant in Eugene?

Ashland (Oregon)  (14 answers)
    Ashland  (15 mentions)
    Oregon Shakespeare Festival  (3 mentions)
    Lithia Park  (2 mentions)
    questions about Ashland (Oregon):
        Spas in the Ashland area?
        Best free things to do in Ashland (Oregon)?
        What's the best neighborhood in Ashland (Oregon) for a first time visitor?

Redding  (6 answers)
    restaurants around Redding:
        Wilda's Grill
        Market Street Steakhouse
    questions about Redding:
        What is your favorite restaurant in Redding?
        Best free things to do in Redding?

Oakland  (47 answers)
    Lake Merritt  (16 mentions)
    UC Berkeley  (8 mentions)
    Jack London Square  (7 mentions)
    Ici Ice Cream  (5 mentions)
    College Ave  (5 mentions)
    restaurants around Oakland:
        Chez Panisse
        Arinell Pizza Inc
        Cheese Board Bakery & Cheese
        The Trappist
        Comal
    questions about Oakland:
        What is Oakland like?
        First time in Oakland with 1 day to explore
        Best free things to do in Oakland?
        A good neighborhood in Oakland for rental?
        Best bites to eat in Oakland?

Hearst Castle  (101 mentions)

Los Angeles  (573 answers)
    Santa Monica Pier  (70 mentions)
    Griffith Observatory  (63 mentions)
    Venice Beach Boardwalk  (62 mentions)
    Abbot Kinney  (56 mentions)
    Third Street Promenade  (55 mentions)
    restaurants around Los Angeles:
        Gjelina
        Perch
        Bottega Louie
        Grand Central Market
        Bestia
    questions about Los Angeles:
        Where are the top 5 places to see a celebrity in L.A.?
        What's your favorite burger in L.A?
        Free things to do in Los Angeles?
        What are the top 3 beaches in Los Angeles?
        Best restaurants in Los Angeles?

Ehrenberg


Where does my trip end?

Your final destination is Phoenix, Arizona.

You can enter the exact street address of your destination, but this is optional.


Where's the best place to stay in Phoenix?

Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?

The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Phoenix.

If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort, which was mentioned 4 times on Trippy.

Here are some more hotels people talk about:

Want to research more popular hotels in Phoenix? Click the blue button below.




Where's the best place to eat in Phoenix?

Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?

Trippy members suggest Chelsea's Kitchen, which was mentioned 6 times.

Here are some more restaurants people talk about:

SunUp Brewing Co  (3 mentions)
The Parlor Pizzeria  (3 mentions)
The Clever Koi  (2 mentions)
Crudo  (2 mentions)

Want to research more popular restaurants in Phoenix? Click the blue button below.




What are some things to do in Phoenix?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

These are some of the places people talk about on Trippy:

Piestewa Peak  (3 mentions)
Phoenix Art Museum  (2 mentions)
Bunky Boutique  (2 mentions)
Frances  (2 mentions)

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

For example, here are some questions people have asked about Phoenix. Click on any question to see answers from the community!

profile  Katie from Los Angeles asked:
What is your favorite restaurant in Phoenix?  (10 answers)

profile  Kenneth from Portland asked:
Food and things to see in Phoenix and Tucson  (9 answers)

profile  Dea from New York City asked:
Best restaurants in Phoenix?  (9 answers)

profile  Katie from Columbus asked:
Popular neighborhoods to stay in Phoenix?  (6 answers)

profile  Hillary from Atlanta asked:
Where are the best free things to do in Phoenix?  (5 answers)

Click the button below to explore more questions and answers related to Phoenix.




Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Phoenix to Portland drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Portland to Phoenix. Or get a full Portland to Phoenix flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.

And if you know Portland well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Portland!





At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 1,335 miles
driving time of 20 hours, 3 minutes
Phoenix is the same time as Portland
219 Portland travel answers
11 Eugene travel answers
14 Ashland (Oregon) travel answers
6 Redding travel answers
47 Oakland travel answers
573 Los Angeles travel answers
1 Ehrenberg travel answer
107 Phoenix travel answers





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