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.
Extended Travel in Oregon
The Bandon Visitors Center provides information about vacation destinations near Bandon, in the Southwestern Oregon region and the Oregon Coast. Find additional Oregon travel resources from our partners at the Oregon Coast Visitors Association and Travel Oregon.
A Quick Look at Bandon, Oregon
Population, city limits (2013 census): 3,100
Population, unincorporated area: 5,700
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
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 Getting to Bandon page for flight and driving information.
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.
Driver on Demand, affordable in town trips and more; Call 541.551.5263
Coos County Area Transit (CCAT), bus transportation serving Bandon and Coos County.
Coastal Express, bus transportation to nearby cities.
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
Coast Community Health Center
1010 First Street SE Suite 110, Bandon, Oregon 97411
Daytime phone 541-347-2426
North Bend Medical Center
110 10th St SE, Bandon, 97411
Local (541) 347-2313 – (800) 234-1231
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