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MAX Red Line

TriMet's MAX Red Line light rail service connects Portland International Airport, E/NE Portland, downtown Portland and Beaverton. Trains run about every 15 minutes most of the day, everyday. Service is less frequent in the early morning and evening.

Trains run every 15 minutes or better most of the day, every day. Service is less frequent in the early morning, mid-day and evening.

MAX Red Line Schedules

Service alerts in effect:

Beginning September 2, the Orenco Park & Ride will be temporarily closed and the Line 47 bus stop at the Park & Ride will be relocated due to construction. More

Beginning September 3, the Sunset Transit Center MAX Station will be closed for about 16 days. MAX trains will run through the station but will not pick up or drop off riders. For riders wanting to begin or end their MAX trips at Sunset, shuttle buses will be carrying riders between Sunset Transit Center and Washington Park or Beaverton Transit Center for transfers to trains. More

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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  • The trip to/from downtown Portland takes about 38 minutes and costs $2.50 for Adults 18–64, $1 for Honored Citizens and $1.25 for Youth.
  • You can easily roll your luggage on board.
  • The first train of the day arrives at PDX at 4:44 a.m. on weekdays and 4:45 a.m. on weekends. The last train departs PDX at 11:49 p.m., daily.
  • The MAX station and ticket machines are located near baggage claim on the lower level. View airport map (flypdx.com)
  • Parking at TriMet Park & Ride lots is limited to 24 hours. For longer trips, have someone drop you off at a MAX station. Park & Ride locations