Tram Operations Notice

Access to Portland Aerial Tram is restricted.

Explore alternative options to travel to and between Marquam Hill and South Waterfront at 

Please see City of Portland's Travel Advisory below.

Expect more information regarding access to OHSU campuses as it becomes available.

Travel Advisory

Per Portland Bureau of Transportation

Updated July 1, 2021

Limited faresRidership is currently restricted to the following fares:

  • OHSU identification badges
  • VA Portland Health Care System employee badges
  • Shriner’s Hospitals for Children – Portland employee badges
  • Patients with same day medical appointments – physical proof of appointment required for boarding*

*OHSU patients may pick up a Tram pass at OHSU Concierge desks.

Verified patients are limited to a single visitor. Visitor must be with patient to board the Tram. All riders will be COVID-19 symptom screened. Family passes are not being issued at this time due to Hospital visitor restrictions. This ensures the safety of patients, hospital staff, and the broader community. Visit OHSU’s visitation policy page for up to date information.

Limited days of operation. Tram operates Monday-Saturday. Sunday operations have been delayed until further notice.

General public ticket sales for the tram are expected to resume once risks of COVID-19 subside and hospital visitation restrictions are lifted.