Find Your Way to the Expo Center
2060 N. Marine Drive
Portland, Oregon 97217
The Portland Expo Center is conveniently located along Interstate 5, between downtown Portland and Vancouver, Washington, and is served directly by TriMet’s MAX light rail Yellow Line.
Use Google Maps for directions.
Or, plan your trip to Expo on TriMet
From Interstate 5 north and south
Traveling from both north or south on Interstate 5, follow either route:
- Take exit 306B and follow the signs to the Portland Expo Center.
- Take Exit 307, stay left at the fork and turn left onto N. Marine Drive. Follow signs to the Portland Expo Center, located on the west side of the freeway.
From Portland International Airport
When leaving the airport, turn left on N.E. 122nd Avenue. Turn left (west) onto N.E. Marine Drive and continue past (over) Interstate 5. The Expo Center will be to the left.
From Northeast Portland
Take N.E. Martin Luther King Jr., Blvd. north until it crosses over Interstate 5. The Portland Expo Center will be to the left.
TriMet MAX Light Rail Yellow Line to the Expo Center
A short 30 minute ride from downtown Portland, the MAX Yellow Line directly serves the Portland Expo Center. Upon arrival, you’ll cross the Expo parking lots west under a covered walkway. To plan your MAX trip and other information, visit the TriMet web site or call 503-962-7660.
Click here to review any special alerts or notices regarding interruption of TriMet Services.
For other traffic concerns
Visit the ODOT website or call their toll-free information line at 1-877-927-4343.
Travelling a great distance? Use Tripcheck – a convenient and up-to-date tool to plan your visit to the Rose City from any location in Oregon. For current conditions in Portland, here is the link to the various ODOT cameras in the Portland area. For I-5 conditions closest to the Expo Center, check N. Marine Drive and Victory Boulevard.
Parking – General Information
For most events at the Portland Expo Center, parking is available in the main lot at the cost of $8 per space, per entry, without in and out privileges. Carpools of three or more people are only $7.
If your vehicle (RV, trailer, or other) takes more than one space, note the charge is per space, per entry.
Exhibitors can purchase passes for $7 per space, per event day that includes in and out privileges.
For more information click this link for complete details: Parking Details
For Cirque du Soleil attendee parking information, click here.
Note for Exhibitors:
Contact your show promoter for any designated exhibitor parking areas and/or procedures for purchasing passes. In most cases, exhibitor parking is designated behind the Portland Expo Center in the Force Avenue parking lot behind the main entrance. Street access this lot is via N. Marine Drive to Force Ave. The Expo Campus Map denotes the various parking lots.
Questions regarding the upcoming I-5 Bridge Columbia River Crossing project?
Receive timely information and updates by visiting the website for the Columbia River Crossing Project