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Closest rack location is RIGHT IN FRONT of the World Trade Center downtown at 25 SW Salmon.
Arrive at the World Trade Center by bike! There are bike lanes on Hawthorne Bridge crossing the Beautiful Willamette River.
Plan your bicycle trip to downtown trip by using Google Maps or ridethecity.com/portland.
TriMet buses service much of the Portland metro area. There are 12 Bus stops within 3 blocks of the World Trade Center with 15 bus lines serving these stops which run every 15 minutes. Click here for assistance in your destination planning using their Trip planner.
Underground parking can be reached on SW Taylor Street, between SW Front Ave/Naito Pkwy and SW First Street. Parking rates are: MF, 6:30am4pm $5 an hour with max of $16 per day.
The World Trade Center in Portland, Oregon, serves as the headquarters for Portland General Electric, so there are many electric vehicle charging options!
PGE's Electric Avenue is the largest lineup of electric quickcharging stations in downtown, conveniently located across the street from the World Trade Center on SW Salmon Street between First and Second avenues. Electric Avenue features six charging stations, including four Universal quick chargers that can recharge a typical EV in 30 minutes.
The City of Portland charges $1.60 per hour for parking; there is currently no additional fee for the use of the charging station. There are several Blink level 2 charging stations in the 2WTC garage on the P1 level. You'll see them straight ahead as you enter the garage, driving down the ramp. For more information about obtaining a Blink card, and rates, visit https://www.blinknetwork.com
The four Electric Avenue Universal chargers include both SAE Combo and CHAdeMO connectors at a 50 kilowatt rate. CHAdeMO chargers are also available in the 2WTC garage. The two HighPower Level 2 chargers on Electric Avenue are SAE J1772 connectors at a 19 kilowatt charging rate.
Plugshare.com provides a convenient listing of other charging options in downtown Portland.