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MAX Red Line

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

MAX Light Rail runs about every 15 minutes or better most of the day, every day. Service is less frequent in the early morning and late evening. More

MAX Red Line Schedules

Service alert in effect:

Starting Aug. 31, Library/SW 9th Ave MAX Station will close due to electronic fare construction for about one week. Use Pioneer Square South, located two blocks east, during the closure. More

Effective Sep. 7, 2015 On Labor Day, Monday, September 7, all MAX lines will run on Sunday schedules.

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