Journeying to Lincoln City is a grand adventure, and we have your map ready to unfold for your next expedition, in town or out of town.
Coming from Portland and other northern locations, take Highway 99 connecting to Highway 18 through McMinnville. Lincoln City can also be reached by following Interstate 5 and catching Highway 20 through Salem. Other coastal communities can find Lincoln City by traveling Highway 101 north or south.
Portland International Airport is the closest major airport to Lincoln City, serving most major airlines, with access to Caravan Airport Transportation directly to the Coast.
Before embarking to the Oregon Coast, check the Oregon Department of Transportation’s website, TripCheck, to see current driving conditions. The Coastal Mountain Range pass to Lincoln City does not often get much snow, at 700 feet elevation, but it never hurts to check during winter months.
The Coastal Connector loops from Salem to Lincoln City. Salem’s pick-up starts at the Amtrak Train Station and drops off at Chinook Winds Casino Resort with transfer options at Spirit Mountain Casino in Grand Ronde. There are three round-trips per day.
North By Northwest Connector has a service network from Portland to Lincoln City and the Coast and has three- and seven-day visitor passes.
Green travelers are welcome to recharge in Lincoln City, which is connected to the West Coast Electric Highway. There are three public electric vehicle charging locations, located in public parking lots near shopping, restaurants, and bed and board. Each station has one 120V and one 240V outlet and can be found at:
Lincoln City Loop
Bus service running a continuous loop through Lincoln City Monday through Saturday.
Curb-to-curb coordinated and accessible transit service
North by Northwest Connector
Service connecting coastal communities from Astoria through Yachats
Taxi & Private Car Service
Detailed information on streets, beach accesses, and other community-related places.
Points of Interest Map
Discover all of the unique and beautiful places here in Lincoln City.