Get to the Southern Oregon Coast! It may be a bit farther afield, but getting here is simple. Here are your best bets.

 

Fly. There are four airports to consider:

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Eugene Airport (EUG), Eugene, OR

DIRECT FLIGHTS TO/FROM:
Portland, Seattle, San Francisco, Oakland, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Phoenix-Mesa, Salt Lake City, and Chicago

AFTER ARRIVAL:
You’re just 1.5 hours away from Reedsport, the northernmost town on the Live Culture Coast map, via 1-5 and OR-38.

DRIVE TIME TO THE COAST:
1 hour 31 min

Del Norte County Regional Airport 

DIRECT FLIGHTS TO/FROM: Oakland on Contour Air

AFTER ARRIVAL: You’re just a half hour away from Brookings, the southernmost town on the Live Culture Coast route. Car rentals available from Express Auto Rental or Hertz.

DRIVE TIME TO THE COAST:
33 minutes to Brookings

Rogue Valley International Airport (MFR), Medford, OR

DIRECT FLIGHTS TO/FROM:
Portland, Seattle, San Francisco, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Phoenix-Mesa, Salt Lake City

AFTER ARRIVAL:
From Medford, U.S. Highway 199 dips into California before wending its way back up to Brookings, Oregon, about 6 miles from the California border.

DRIVE TIME TO THE COAST:
2 hours 28 minutes.

Southwest Oregon Regional Airport (OTH), North Bend, Oregon Coast

DIRECT FLIGHTS TO/FROM:
San Francisco

AFTER ARRIVAL:
You’re on the scene, right by Coos Bay and Charleston.


Drive. Drive times from cities in the region are as follows:

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From Portland

To Reedsport: 3h 24 mins
To Bandon: 4h 28 mins
To Brookings: 6h 9 mins

From Bend

To Reedsport: 3h 56 mins
To Bandon: 5h 2 mins
To Brookings: 5h 40 mins

From Eugene

To Reedsport 1 h 31
To Bandon: 2 h 35 mins
To Brookings: 4 h 21 mins

From San Francisco

To Brookings: 6h 42 mins
To Bandon: 8h 22 mins (via Hwy 101)
To Reedsport: 8h 20mins (via I-5)


Bus Service

Coos Bay – North Bend: Coos County Transit services routes around Coos Bay and North Bend and follows the Coos County Loop route. Find more information at CoosTransit.

North Bend – Brookings: Ride the Coastal Express from Brookings to North Bend! Sit back and enjoy the scenery, and find a printable bus schedule here.