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Duration 4h 25m
Distance 143.4 miles
Average price $40
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The train between Vancouver and Seattle takes 4h 25m. The train 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.


  1. Vancouver
  2. Seattle
4h 25m
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$30 - $50

Vancouver to Seattle train times

Trains run twice daily between Vancouver and Seattle. The service departs Vancouver at 17:45 in the afternoon, which arrives into Seattle at 22:10. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 4h 25m. 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 train departing from Vancouver and arriving at Seattle. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 25m.

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The distance between Vancouver and Seattle is 122 miles. The road distance is 143.4 miles.

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

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

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What companies run services between Vancouver and Seattle?

Amtrak operates a train from Vancouver to Seattle twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 4h 25m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50

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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+1 215-856-7924
Train from Vancouver to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
$190 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75

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