Transportation

ADVENTURES AWAIT

Find yourself going to some of Portland’s many attractions with accessible transportation to make the most out of your stay.

Enjoy the Portland Art Museum, Powell’s City of Books, the Willamette River waterfront, shopping centers and much more. Don’t worry, we can help getting you from A to B!

 

DIRECTIONS & TRANSPORTATION

Sentinel, Our Portland Location
Sentinel Hotel is conveniently located in downtown Portland, within easy walking distance to the city’s most sought after attractions. For guests arriving to Oregon by plane, Portland International Airport is just northeast of town, and Amtrak’s Union Station is under a mile away.

Valet Parking in Downtown Portland
Driving to Portland? Sentinel offers valet parking for $45 per day, with unlimited in-and-out privileges.

Directions from Portland International Airport

By Car – 20-25 minutes

  • Follow NE Airport Way for 3 miles to I-205 South
  • Take I-205 South for 2.5 miles before taking exit 21B to merge onto I-84 West / 30 West towards Portland
  • Stay on I-84 West for 5.5 miles; using the left two lanes to exit toward City Center
  • Continue across the SE Morrison Bridge, arriving on SW Washington Street
  • Follow SW Washington Street and take a left turn on SW 11th Avenue
  • Take the first left on SW Alder street
  • Sentinel Hotel is on the left

By Light Rail – 45 minutes; $2.50

  • Follow signs in the airport for Portland International Airport station to take the MAX Red Line into downtown Portland.
  • Stay on the light rail for 17 stops, until Pioneer Square North
  • Exiting the light rail, take a right turn on SW Broadway
  • Continue for one block, turning left on SW Alder Street
  • Continue walking 4 blocks on SW Alder to SW 11th
  • Sentinel Hotel is on the left

Portland Public Transportation

Portland has an extensive public transit system, including a five-line light-rail network, MAX. Sentinel’s downtown location positions guests just a couple blocks away from Pioneer Square, MAX’s hub station, which connects all five lines.

A single ticket, good for two hours, costs $2.50. Day passes are $5. (Half-off pricing is available for children and senior citizens.)

Young couple rides the bus downtown Portland from Sentinel Hotel

Public Transit

With adult fares at $2.50 dollars, the MAX Light Rail is one of the most convenient ways of getting around.

Take the MAX Red Line and take the Galleria/SW 10th Ave stop, a block away Sentinel Hotel.

Guests call an uber from Sentinel Hotel to tour Downtown Portland Oregon

Uber/Lyft

It’s just under 45 minutes by train from the airport to Sentinel Hotel, but it’s under 25  minutes by car.

If you can’t wait to dive into Downtown Portland, car sharing services like Uber or Lyft make things easy.

Valet gives guest her keys at Sentinel hotel in Portland Oregon

Car Rental

For those who want to take the wheel themselves, there are also several car rental options available.