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 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:
Stay hydrated and plan ahead as extreme heat continues this week and may lead to delays. MAX slows in some areas in 90+ heat and trains systemwide slow to no more than 35 mph if temperatures pass 100. In 95+ heat, WES trains slow to no more than 30 mph. Learn 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.