If you’re new to this amazing city or just moved to a new neighborhood you’re fortunate to live in a place providing a wide range of options for getting around. And to make it simple there’s a one-stop shop where you can meet all your transportation needs: Portland SmartTrips. This is your golden ticket to navigate like a Portland native. Here’s a snapshot of what the city has to offer.
This city was made for walking. With over 152 miles of regional trails plus many mixed-use neighborhoods with amenities close by Portland is a great place to explore by foot.
Most Portlanders live within a quarter mile of a bike lane neighborhood greenway or multi-use path. Whether running neighborhood errands recreation riding or commuting to work you will be among numerous Portlanders who make biking part of their daily routine.
Our transit system is enviable for a city of our size. An interconnected system of buses light rail trains streetcars and an aerial tram make it easy to get where you’re going without a car.
Portlanders who want to live a carfree or carlight lifestyle have a few carsharing companies to choose from offering vehicles by the minute hour or day. With this variety at your fingertips you have the choice to do without a second car or give up your vehicle altogether.
Ready to grab the city by the horns – or handlebars? Visit www.PortlandSmartTrips.org to get moving with your FREE transportation resources.