Drive      Fly      Stay      Login    Signup

Portland to Skagway drive

2 travelers   /   driving   /   4 days

Portland to Skagway road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Portland to Skagway. If you're planning a road trip to Skagway, you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best restaurants, hotels, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

customize this trip

Day 1, 10:00 am:  start in Portland
drive for about 2.5 hours

Day 1, 12:44 pm:  Seattle
eat at Serious Pie
stay for about 4 hours and leave at 4:44 pm
drive for about 2.5 hours

Day 1, 7:15 pm:  Hemlock Resort
stay overnight and leave the next day around 10:00 am

day 1 driving ≈ 5 hours

Day 2, 10:00 am:  leave from Hemlock Resort
drive for about 3.5 hours

Day 2, 1:19 pm:  108 Mile Ranch
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 2:19 pm
drive for about 3.5 hours

Day 2, 5:35 pm:  Prince George
stay overnight and leave the next day around 8:00 am

day 2 driving ≈ 6.5 hours

Day 3, 8:00 am:  leave from Prince George
drive for about 7 hours

Day 3, 2:50 pm:  Terrace
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 3:50 pm
drive for about 8.5 hours

Day 3, 12:08 am (past midnight):  arrive in Skagway

day 3 driving ≈ 15 hours

  Change your route

  Alternate route
Enter a city to drive through on the way from Portland to Skagway.

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?

Seattle  (241 answers)
    Pike Place Market  (113 mentions)
    Space Needle  (54 mentions)
    Experience Music Project  (25 mentions)
    Pioneer Square  (25 mentions)
    Kerry Park  (24 mentions)
    restaurants around Seattle:
        Serious Pie
        Cafe Campagne
        Piroshky Piroshky
        Original Starbucks
        Matt's in The Market
    questions about Seattle:
        Is the Space Needle worth seeing?
        Best free things to do in Seattle?
        2-day solo trip to Seattle - What to do?
        Where are the most photogenic areas in Seattle?
        What are the best restaurants in Seattle?
Hemlock Resort
108 Mile Ranch
Prince George

Where does my trip end?

Your final destination is Skagway, Alaska.

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

What are some things to do in Skagway?

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:

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!

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

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 Skagway 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 Skagway. Or get a full Portland to Skagway 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!

Return to top of page
At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 1,871 miles
driving time of 36 hours, 23 minutes
Skagway is 1 hour behind Portland
211 Portland travel answers
241 Seattle travel answers
1 Terrace travel answer
8 Skagway travel answers

Get Driving Directions

© 2019   ·   View: Full | Mobile

Follow us:        
Questions   ·   Destinations   ·   Drive   ·   Fly   ·   Airports   ·   Stay   ·   Search

Login   ·   FAQ   ·   About   ·   Feedback   ·   Privacy   ·   Terms