TriMet provides bus, light rail and commuter rail transit services in the Portland, Oregon, metro area. We connect people with their community, while easing traffic congestion and reducing air pollution—making the Portland area a better place to live. More
MAX Light Rail
TriMet's MAX (Metropolitan Area Express) Light Rail connects downtown Portland with Beaverton, Clackamas, Gresham, Hillsboro, North/Northeast Portland and the Portland International Airport.
MAX runs every 15 minutes or better most of the day, every day. Service is less frequent in the early morning, mid-day and evening.
Service during snow/ice
MAX service can be affected by weather conditions. Check the Service Alerts page or call 503-238-RIDE (7433) and select option 2 for the latest updates.
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- Accessibility features
- Bringing your bike?
- Holiday service
- Winter weather riding tips
- Public art on the MAX line
- Planning for future MAX service
- Portland-Milwaukie Light Rail Project
- MAX project history
- Learn about fares
- How to ride MAX