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There are 10 ways to get from Alberta to Seattle by plane, tram, shuttle, bus, train or car

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Fly Calgary to Seattle  •  5h 16m

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Seattle (SEA) YYC - SEA

$112 - $394

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Tram to Edmonton, fly to Seattle  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the tram from Stadium Station to Century Park Station
  2. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Seattle (SEA) YEG - SEA

$158 - $380

Fly Calgary to Abbotsford, shuttle  •  7h 51m

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Abbotsford (YXX) YYC - YXX
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Lynden, WA to Seattle, WA - Convention Center

$137 - $409

Fly Calgary to Vancouver, shuttle  •  7h 33m

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Vancouver (YVR) YYC - YVR
  2. Take a shuttle bus from River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond to Seattle, WA - Convention Centre

$152 - $404

Fly Edmonton to Abbotsford, shuttle  •  8h 6m

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Abbotsford (YXX) YEG - YXX
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Lynden, WA to Seattle, WA - Convention Center

$133 - $325

Fly Edmonton to Vancouver, shuttle  •  7h 51m

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Vancouver (YVR) YEG - YVR
  2. Take a shuttle bus from River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond to Seattle, WA - Convention Centre

$158 - $540

Bus  •  19h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Calgary, AB - 1421, 33 Street SW to Vancouver, BC Calgary
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Seattle, WA - Amtrak

$132 - $187

Bus, train  •  20h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Calgary, AB - 1421, 33 Street SW to Vancouver, BC Calgary
  2. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak Cascades

$132 - $192

Bus, drive, train  •  24h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Calgary Downtown Office to Lethbridge - University of Lethbridge
  2. Drive from Lethbridge - University of Lethbridge to United States Customs and Border Protection Sweetgrass Port of Entry
  3. Take the bus from United States Customs and Border Protection Sweetgrass Port of Entry to Shelby Transit Center
  4. Take the train from Shelby Amtrak Station to Seattle King Street Station

$126 - $181

Drive  •  12h 29m

  1. Drive from Calgary to Seattle 681.8 miles

$90 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Alberta to Seattle is to drive which costs $110 - $180 and takes 12h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Alberta to Seattle is to fly which costs $140 - $550 and takes 5h 16m.

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The distance between Alberta and Seattle is 966 km. The road distance is 1090.9 km.

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The best way to get from Alberta to Seattle without a car is to bus which takes 19h 31m and costs $170 - $250.

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It takes approximately 5h 16m to get from Alberta to Seattle, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Alberta to Seattle is to fly which takes 5h 16m and costs $140 - $550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $170 - $250 and takes 19h 31m.

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The quickest flight from Calgary Airport to Seattle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 46m.

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Seattle is 1h behind Alberta. It is currently 2:48 AM in Alberta and 1:48 AM in Seattle.

Yes, the driving distance between Alberta to Seattle is 1091 km. It takes approximately 12h 29m to drive from Alberta to Seattle.

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WestJet, Alaska Airlines, Inc., Delta and Air Canada offer flights from Calgary Airport to Seattle Airport.

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Map of how to get from Alberta to Seattle.
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  • Distance: 603.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 16m

What companies run services between Alberta, Canada and Seattle, WA, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., Air Canada and two other airlines fly from Calgary to Seattle hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Calgary to Seattle via WB Westbrook CTrain Station, Calgary, AB - 1421, 33 Street SW, and Vancouver, BC in around 19h 31m.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Calgary to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Calgary to Seattle via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Calgary to Seattle via Victoria
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Edmonton to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Edmonton to Seattle via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Edmonton to Seattle via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from Calgary to Abbotsford
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Calgary to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Edmonton to Abbotsford via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Edmonton to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Edmonton to Vancouver via Victoria
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Edmonton to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Edmonton to Vancouver via Kelowna
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Calgary to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Calgary to Seattle via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Edmonton to Seattle via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Calgary to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Edmonton to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Edmonton to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Calgary to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Edmonton to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Edmonton to Seattle via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from Calgary to Abbotsford
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Calgary to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Edmonton to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Calgary to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Edmonton to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Calgary to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Swoop
Website
flyswoop.com
Flights from Edmonton to Abbotsford
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Train operators
Edmonton Transit
Website
edmonton.ca
Tram from Stadium Station to Century Park Station
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Edmonton Transit
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$190 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
Train from Shelby Amtrak Station to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
18h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Premium
$280 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Seat
$160 - $230
Bus operators
BellAir Airporter Shuttle
Phone
+1 866-235-5247
Email
shuttle@airporter.com
Website
airporter.com
Shuttle from Lynden, WA to Seattle, WA - Convention Center
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
airporter.com
Quick Shuttle
Website
quickcoach.com
Shuttle from River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond to Seattle, WA - Convention Centre
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
quickcoach.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Rider Express
Phone
1-833-583-3636
Email
contact@riderexpress.ca
Bus from Calgary, AB - 1421, 33 Street SW to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
riderexpress.ca
Amtrak Thruway

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, BC to Seattle, WA - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Northern Transit Interlocal
Phone
+1 406-470-0727
Website
northern.rural-transit.com
Bus from United States Customs and Border Protection Sweetgrass Port of Entry to Shelby Transit Center
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
toolecountymt.gov

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