Quick Look

Can’t wait to see you in Bandon!

Planning a trip to Bandon? Here are a few packing tips.

Go casual. Unless you plan to attend a wedding or special event, you can leave your formal wear at home. Our shop owners and restaurateurs want to you feel comfortable on the beach or sitting down to dinner.

Pack layers. Bandon’s climate is temperate. But, temperatures can vary by several degrees between waterfront and inland destinations. Don’t let a little morning fog or cloud cover fool you. Wear a hat or sunscreen to protect your skin from sunburn.

Dogs are welcome on our beaches, and many of our retail shops are pet friendly. Bandon does have a leash law, so remember to bring a leash and keep your pet secure. Our chamber business members are familiar with ADA regulations and welcome service animals in areas where customers are allowed.

Book your lodging early to get the best selection. Bandon area hotels, vacation rentals and camp grounds are regularly full throughout the summer and winter holidays.

A Quick Look at Bandon, Oregon

Population, city limits (2013 census): 3,100

Population, unincorporated area: 5,700

County: Coos

Incorporated: 1891

City Government: 7-person council, includes mayor

Economy: tourism and recreation, forest products, agriculture, fishing

Average Temperature: 50˚ January-February, 69˚ July-August

Highest Precipitation: December, 10 inches

Lowest Precipitation: July, less than 1 inch

Many of Bandon’s primary medical care and dental offices are happy to treat visitors who need non emergency medical attention while traveling. If you experience a medical emergency, always call 911, or visit the nearest emergency room.

Southern Coos Hospital
900 11th St SE, Bandon, OR 97411
Daytime phone 541-347-2426

Bandon Police Department
555 US-101, Bandon, OR 97411
Daytime phone 541-347-2241

Bandon Rural Fire Department
Kehl Fire Station, Kehl Road, Bandon, OR 97411
Daytime phone 541-347-3430

Map your location on our Contact page. Check road conditions at: Trip Check

Highway miles from Bandon to coastal destinations north:

25: Coos Bay, OR
51: Reedsport, OR
72: Florence, OR
255: Astoria, OR

Highway miles from Bandon to coastal destinations south

84: Brookings, OR
125: Klamath, CA (California Redwoods)
465: San Francisco, CA

Highway miles from Bandon to destinations north and east

85: Roseburg, OR
140: Eugene, OR
202: Salem, OR
248: Portland, OR
419: Seattle, WA
458: Pendleton, OR
582: Boise, ID

Highway miles from Bandon to destinations south and east

143: Grants Pass, OR
183: Ashland, OR
186: Crater Lake National Park, OR
265: Bend, OR
475: Reno, NV
478: Sacramento, CA

Visit our member transportation page for car rental, bus, shuttle and taxi service.

Bandon State Airport (BDY) in Bandon, private and charter plane service

Southwestern Oregon Regional Airport (OTH) in North Bend, commercial and charter plane service

Eugene Airport (EUG) in Eugene, commercial and charter plan service

Amtrak, Eugene train station, bus and train service

Plan Your Visit

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