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Duration 3h 45m
Distance 140.7 miles
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Vancouver and Seattle takes 3h 45m and the fastest bus takes 3h 30m. The bus service runs several times per day from Vancouver to Seattle. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. Vancouver
  2. Seattle
3h 45m

Vancouver to Seattle bus times

Buses run four times a day between Vancouver and Seattle. The earliest departure is at 05:30 in the morning, and the last departure from Vancouver is at 16:00 which arrives into Seattle at 19:45. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 3h 45m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Vancouver to Seattle? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vancouver and arriving at Seattle. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 45m.

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The distance between Vancouver and Seattle is 120 miles. The road distance is 140.7 miles.

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Vancouver to Seattle bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Vancouver station.

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Vancouver to Seattle bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Seattle station.

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There are 2632+ hotels available in Seattle. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Vancouver and Seattle?

Amtrak operates a bus from Vancouver to Seattle 4 times a day, and the journey takes 3h 45m.
Bus operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Vancouver to Seattle
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Quick Shuttle
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
quickcoach.com
Shuttle from River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond to Seattle, WA - Convention centre
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
quickcoach.com
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gotobus.com

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