Portland PDX Airport Overview
PDX Airport, located on Airport Road, off Interstate Hwy 205, and a half-hour drive from downtown Portland, is also accessible by the MAX light rail service connecting it to downtown Portland in under 40 minutes. Over-the-roadway signs advise passengers of traffic congestion, parking availability & important announcements.
Roadwork: Add extra travel time, due to two ongoing construction sites: (a) on the Ramp of Mt. Hood Avenue Overpass at Northeast Airport Way (leading to Cascade Station), lasting through early November 2014; (b) rehab work on the roadway in front of the terminal runs through mid-September 2014.
With three runways and an estimated 15 million passengers a year, Portland International Airport is hub to Alaska Airlines & Horizon, and is served by major airlines offering direct and connecting flights to all points of the globe.
Portland International Airport has one large passenger terminal with Concourses A - E.