How far is Portland from Salem?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Portland and Salem is 43.75 miles (70.41 km).

Flight distance from Portland, OR to Salem, OR is 43.75 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 05 minutes.

Driving distance

The driving distance from Portland, Oregon to Salem, Oregon is: 47.33 miles (76.17 km) by car.

Driving from Portland to Salem will take approximately 00 hours 55 minutes.

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#1 Portland

City in Oregon, USA

Population 656751
GPS Coordinates 45°31'24"N 122°40'34"W
Latitude 45.5234500
Longitude -122.6762100
Altitude 12
Country United States
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#2 Salem

City and capital of Oregon, USA

Population 175891
GPS Coordinates 44°56'34"N 123°2'6"W
Latitude 44.9429000
Longitude -123.0351000
Altitude 49
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Portland and Salem

The distance between Portland and Salem is 76 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 50 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Portland and Salem. The current time is 16:47:51.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 01 hours 34 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 01 hours 10 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 00 hours 56 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 00 hours 47 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 40 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 37 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 35 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 6.32 liters (1.67 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Portland and Salem.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Portland to Salem is $5.67 (diesel $6.22).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.395 (Diesel $3.724) /gallon. Last changed prices on November 28, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Portland and Salem (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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