Hatfield Marine Science Center (HMSC) is about 2 ½ hours (135) miles from the city of Portland, and close to three hours away from Portland International Airport. HMSC is also a little over one hour away from Oregon State University's main campus in Corvallis.
Enterprise Rent-A-Car has an office in Newport, and it is located just a few minutes from HMSC. Cab services are limited within Newport, but the Yaquina Cab Company serves as an option. For HMSC visitors who will be direct billing OSU contact Shannon Reed 541-867-0212.