Getting to Lincoln City

Trip Check for Road Conditions in OregonFrom Portland (approximately 2 hours), Seattle (approximately 5 hours) or Salem (approximately 1 hour) it’s an easy and scenic drive through the beautiful Coastal Mountain Range. If you’re already on the Coast, we’re right on U.S. Highway 101. Check out the Oregon Department of Transportation’s website for up-to-date traffic information and live shots of traffic.

If you’re flying into the region, Portland International is your best bet, as they are served by most major airlines. You can rent a car in Portland and drive here or take the Caravan Airport Transportation.

Electric Vehicle Travel

Electric vehicle changing station in Lincoln City, ORAre you traveling green? Lincoln City has three public electric vehicle charging locations. Charging stations are located in public parking lots close to shopping, restaurants and lodging. Each station has one 120V and one 240V outlet. They can be found at the following locations:

Oceanlake District
1601 NE 15th St

Taft District
1226 SW 50th St

Cultural Center
540 NE Hwy 101

The Electric Vehicles and Infrastructure Program and Drive Oregon have some good information and resources for traveling via electric vehicle within the state of Oregon.

Getting Around Lincoln City

Click Here (PDF) for a map of the Lincoln City Area. It contains detailed information on streets, beach access and other community related places.

No matter how you get here there are plenty of ways to get to our sites, shops and attractions. The LINC bus service is a very efficient way to get around town, click here for a full schedule. You can rent a car at Robben Rent-a-car, located at 3244 NE Highway 101, 541-994-2452/800-305-5530. Four cab companies ferry visitors around, too. D River Taxi is at 541-992-1979,Lincoln City Cab can be reached at 541-996-2003, Come and Get Me Cab is at 541-994-6050, Tony’s Taxi is at 541-921-3866 and Coastal Luxury Limos is at 541-921-8406 or 541-994-9645 or on the web at We also have local public transportation for Lincoln County, including Dial-A-Ride; to find out more, visit them on the web:

Emergency Maps

North Lincoln City Tsunami Evacuation Map
South Lincoln City Tsunami Evacuation Map

Distance to other towns

mi mi
Aberdeen, WA 185 Mt. Hood, OR 166
Albany, OR 85 Mt. Rainier, WA 174
Arlington, OR 227 Newberg, OR 66
Ashland, OR 296 Newport, OR 22
Astoria, OR 110 North Bend, OR 117
Baker City, OR 394 Olympia, WA 205
Bend, OR 192 Ontario, OR 466
Boise, ID 521 Oregon Caves, OR 198
Brookings, OR 227 Oregon City, OR 91
Burns, OR 321 Pendleton, OR 299
Cannon Beach, OR 86 Port Angeles, WA 321
Coos Bay, OR 121 Portland, OR 90
Coquille, OR 137 Port Orford, OR 171
Corvallis, OR 74 Prineville, OR 209
Cottage Grove, OR 139 Redding, CA 431
Crater Lake, OR 277 Redmond, OR 190
Crescent City, CA 253 Reedsport, OR 93
Eugene, OR 121 Reno, NV 589
Eureka, CA 336 Roseburg, OR 189
Florence, OR 72 Sacramento, CA 591
Forest Grove, OR 78 Salem, OR 61
Gardiner, OR 91 San Francisco, CA 646
Gearhart, OR 96 Santa Barbara, CA 963
Gold Beach, OR 199 Sea Lion Caves, OR 61
Grand Ronde, OR 26 Seaside, OR 94
Grants Pass, OR 256 Seattle, WA 264
Hebo, OR 27 Silverton, OR 74
Hermiston, OR 277 Spokane, WA 442
Hillsboro, OR 86 Springfield, OR 121
Hood River, OR 153 St. Helens, OR 116
Independence, OR 58 Tacoma, WA 234
John Day, OR 326 The Dalles, OR 174
Joseph, OR 421 Tillamook, OR 46
Klamath Falls, OR 291 Toledo, OR 29
Lake Oswego, OR 85 Tri-Cities, WA 307
Lakeview, OR 358 Valley Junction, OR 30
La Grande, OR 349 Vancouver, BC 404
Lebanon, OR 92 Walla Walla, WA 332
Longview, WA 141 Wheeler, OR 68
Los Angeles, CA 973 Winchester Bay, OR 97
Madras, OR 200 Winnemucca, NV 541
McDermitt, OR 468 Woodburn, OR 78
McMinnville, OR 53 Yachats, OR 46
Medford, OR 284 Yakima, WA 276