Travel information - National Center for Rehabilitative Auditory Research (NCRAR)
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National Center for Rehabilitative Auditory Research (NCRAR)


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The conference will take place at the World Trade Center, 121 SW Salmon Street, Portland, Oregon. Both the Red and Blue Max lines stop here (name of stop: Yamhill District), as well as numerous bus lines.

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Portland International Airport
(PDX) serves Portland and surrounding cities. It services most leading carriers.
Downtown is easily accessible from the airport by public transportation. It is not necessary to rent a car. The city has buses, a light rail system, a trolley and a tram. 

Public Transportation:   

    • The Airport MAX light rail Red Line service runs from Portland International Airport to downtown Portland every 15 minutes from 4:45 a.m. until 11:58 p.m. A one-way trip takes 38 minutes. Regular fare (ride for 2.5 hours): $2.50; Honored citizens (65+): $1.25.
    • Tickets may be purchased at an automated ticket machine, located near the Airport MAX station or at a MAX station stop in the Portland area.   
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For additional information on transportation, accommodation and general information about the city of Portland see the Portland Visitors Association website at

Weather Information

  • For September:  
    • Average high: 75 degrees Fahrenheit
    • Average low: 54 degrees Fahrenheit