About Eugene

Let's have a look around into background of Eugene

County: Lane County
State: Oregon
Country: United States
Latitude: 44.0522222
Longitude: -123.0855556
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time Zone
Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -8 hours

Weather in Eugene

Climate: Mediterran Climate
Best Time to Visit: March to May and September to November


Eugene is a city of the Pacific Northwest located in the U.S. state of Oregon. It is located at the southern end of the Willamette Valley, near the confluence of the McKenzie and Willamette Rivers, about 50 miles (80 km) east of the Oregon Coast. As of the 2010 census, Eugene had a population of 156,185; it is the second most populous city in the state (after Portland) and the county seat of Lane County.

Distance from Eugene center to Airport

The closest major airport to Eugene, Oregon is Eugene Airport (EUG / KEUG). This airport is 12 miles from the center of Eugene, OR.
Driving Distance: 12 miles / 19 km
Driving Time: 19 Minutes
Languages: English followed by Spanish being the most widely spoken languages.

Modes of transport

Airport: Eugene Airport 
Rail: Amtrak: National Rail Passenger System.
Road: Bus: Lane Transit District.

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars: 
Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.
For Hotels:
Room Service: $5 Minimum
Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
Concierge: Between $5 - $25
Valet Parking: 
Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5  

Nearby Tourist Cities

Emergency Contact Numbers in Eugene city

Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
Railroad: 1800 872 7245
Airport: +1 541-682-5544 (Eugene Airport)
Hospital: +1 541-242-8494 (PeaceHealth Medical Group Eugene)


The KLCC Microbrew Festival
The Oregon Bach Festival 
The Eugene/Springfield Pride Festival

Tourist Attractions

Willamette River bike trail
 King Estate Winery
 Mount Pisgah

Theatre & Concerts

Oregon Contemporary Theatre
 The Very Little Theatre
 University Theatre

Visit Top Restaurants in Eugene

King Estate Restaurant
Excelsior Inn

Top Shopping Centers in Eugene

Eugene Saturday Market
Fifth Street Public Market
Picc-A-Dilly Flea Market

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art
 Museum of Natural and Cultural History
 Oregon Air and Space Museum

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

Tacos – Tacovore
Burger – Killer Burger
Tempeh– Cafe Yumm

Sports Club

Oregon Ducks men's basketball – Basketball team
Eugene Emeralds – Baseball team
Eugene Generals – Ice hockey team

Shelling Out Dollars

Imported beer: $ 4.00
Taxi: $ 3.00 (base price)
3 BHK (Downtown): $ 1,627.22
Cheap meal: $ 10.00
Gasoline: $ 0.65 / litre
3 course meal: $ 55.00