There are 8 ways to get from Los Angeles to Seattle by plane, train, tram, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Los Angeles  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Seattle (SEA) LAX - SEA

$58 - $222

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Fly from Burbank  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Seattle (SEA) BUR - SEA

$77 - $291

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Seattle (SEA) ONT - SEA

$97 - $328

Tram, line 191 bus to Long Beach, fly  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Del Amo Station
  2. Take the line 191 bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
  3. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Seattle (SEA) LGB - SEA

$88 - $290

Train to Santa Ana, fly  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Seattle (SEA) SNA - SEA

$122 - $369

Bus  •  27 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Seattle, Wa 1420 / ...

$110 - $280

Train  •  33 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Coast Starlight

$170 - $550

Drive  •  19 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Seattle 1144.1 miles

$110 - $170

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Seattle, Wa. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at Seattle King Street Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 h 46 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Seattle is 966 miles. The road distance is 1144.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Seattle without a car is to bus which takes 27 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Los Angeles to Seattle, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Seattle bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles, Ca station.

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Los Angeles to Seattle train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Seattle is to fly which takes 4 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 27 h 5 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 33 h 46 min.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Seattle Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 42 min.

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Los Angeles to Seattle bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Seattle, Wa station.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Seattle.
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  • Distance: 965.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 46 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Seattle, WA, USA?

Delta, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and two other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Seattle hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles to Seattle every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $110 - $280 and the journey takes 27 h 5 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Burbank to Seattle via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Seattle via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Seattle via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Seattle via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Seattle via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Long Beach to Seattle via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Long Beach to Seattle via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Santa Ana to Seattle via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Santa Ana to Seattle via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Santa Ana to Seattle via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Burbank to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Santa Ana to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Santa Ana to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Long Beach to Seattle via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Santa Ana to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Burbank to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Santa Ana to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Santa Ana to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Seattle via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Santa Ana to Seattle via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Train operators
Amtrak

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
33 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Metro Los Angeles
Bus operators
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
27 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$110 - $280
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $180
Flexible
$210 - $280

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Los Angeles to Seattle train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Seattle King Street Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Seattle is 1144 miles. It takes approximately 19 h 11 min to drive from Los Angeles to Seattle.

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United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Seattle Airport.

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Book your Los Angeles to Seattle bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 687+ hotels available in Seattle. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Los Angeles Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs .

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