There are 4 ways to get from Anacortes to Olympia by bus, train, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Mt Vernon, Wa to Seattle, Wa 1429 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Olympia, Wa 1431 / ...

$73 - $114

Cheapest option

Shuttle, bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Anacortes - Shell to SeaTac Airport Anacortes Southbound
  2. Take the bus from Tacoma Dome Station Zone C to Capitol at 11th [nb] 612

$33 - $49

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Mount Vernon Skagit Transportation Center to Olympia-Lacey Centennial Station Amtrak Cascades

$81 - $142

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Anacortes to Olympia 138.9 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

The distance between Anacortes and Olympia is 103 miles. The road distance is 138.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Anacortes to Olympia without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Anacortes to Olympia, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Anacortes to Olympia is to bus which takes 3 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 38 min.

Mode details

Yes, the driving distance between Anacortes to Olympia is 139 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to drive from Anacortes to Olympia.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Olympia. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Anacortes to Olympia.
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  • Distance: 103.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

What companies run services between Anacortes, WA, USA and Olympia, WA, USA?

You can take a bus from Anacortes to Olympia via Mt Vernon, Wa and Seattle, Wa in around 3 h 41 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Anacortes to Olympia once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $80 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

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 Mount Vernon Skagit Transportation Center to Olympia-Lacey Centennial Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Mt Vernon, Wa to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Olympia, Wa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$22 - $28
BellAir Airporter Shuttle
Phone
+1 866-235-5247
Email
shuttle@airporter.com
Website
airporter.com
Shuttle from Anacortes - Shell to SeaTac Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
airporter.com

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