|Types of Transportation Available to Campus:|
Reed College is in a southeast Portland neighborhood, five miles from the downtown area and 12 miles from Portland International Airport. From the airport you can reach Reed by car, bus, taxi, or airporter van. For taxis, call Broadway Cab at 503-227-1234, New Rose City Cab at 503-282-7707, or Radio Cab at 503-227-1212. Cab fare from the airport to Reed is approximately $35. Cabs can be found at the airport taxi-limousine area. Ask the driver to take I-205 to the Foster Road exit. Travel time is 20-30 minutes.
The Blue Star Airporter (503/249-1837) will take you from the airport to campus for $30.00 (plus a $.75 airport fee). The shuttle leaves the airport every half-hour. Travel time is 20-30 minutes. The roundtrip fare is $56.75.
For an even cheaper ride, take Tri-Met MAX light rail or bus from downtown or the airport for $2.05. Board the Tri-Met MAX from the airport taxi-limousine area. Transfer at 60th Avenue MAX station or at Hollywood MAX station. Travel time varies; plan on an hour and a half. To find out when the next bus runs, call 503/238-RIDE, or check online at www.transit.org.
Amtrak trains and Greyhound buses serve Portland. From the station, take a Tri-Met #1, 5, 9, or 40 bus on N.W. Broadway going south to the transit mall on S.W. 5th Ave.; transfer to bus #19, (Woodstock) which will take you to the front of the college.
|Driving Instructions to Campus:|
From the north on I-5:
Take the I-84 East exit (#301), then the 39th Avenue exit (#2). Turn right (south). Travel 3.5 miles to SE Woodstock Boulevard, then turn right (west). Reed is on the right.
From the south on I-5:
Take the Ross Island Bridge exit and follow the signs to cross the bridge. At the east end of the bridge, take the 99East/Milwaukie exit. Follow 99E (McLoughlin Boulevard) to the Eastmoreland/Reed College exit. Just off the exit, turn right (east) onto SE Bybee Boulevard. Veer left (north) onto SE 28th Avenue [the Eastmoreland Golf Course will now be on your left (west)], and drive north to the intersection of SE 28th Avenue and SE Woodstock Boulevard. Reed is directly ahead.
From the airport:
By car, take I-205 south to the SE Powell Boulevard exit. Travel west on Powell to SE 39th Avenue. Turn left (south) on 39th Avenue, passing through several major intersections until you reach SE Woodstock Boulevard. Turn right (west) on Woodstock. Reed will be on the right hand side