planes, trains & automobiles

Traveling to Ashland

Ashland is centrally located halfway between Portland, Oregon and San Francisco, California. Ashland is located 15 miles from the California border easily accessed from Interstate 5. Once you arrive, we invite you to enjoy navigating Ashland as a driver, pedestrian or cyclist.  For trails and bike routes request an Ashland Map Guide.

By air:

Rogue Valley International Airport (MFR), located 15 miles north of Ashland in Medford with commercial air provided by: Alaska, Allegiant Air, American Airlines, Delta Connections, and United Express offered through SkyWest.

Ground transport available through shuttle and cab services. Rental car services include Alamo, Budget, Hertz, National and Enterprise.
• Crater Lake Taxi: 541-333-3333
• Cascade Airport Shuttle: 541-488-1998
• Yell Oh Taxi: 541-973-0800
• Super Saver Rent-a-Car: 541-482-2521

By train:

AmTrak’s stations are 70 miles East in Klamath Falls, OR and 75 miles south in Dunsmuir, CA. Daily bus service provided by Greyhound-Trailways and The Shuttle, Inc./Southwest POINT from Klamath Falls to Ashland’s Siskiyou Blvd. or (541-883-2609).  Tickets for the Southwest Point shuttle must be purchased through Amtrak or at the station. The Southwest Point Shuttle does not take reservations.

By bus:

Rogue Valley Transportation District (RVTD) provides public transit service Monday - Saturday throughout Ashland and the Rogue Valley.

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Transportation and Travel Services


What to do if smoke is in the air: In the West, our environment at times can create some challenges for visiting our town.  One such occurrence can be smoke in the air due to wildfires in the region.  For air quality and helpful resources go to