There are 7 ways to get from Arlington to Seattle by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly from Washington Dulles  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Seattle (SEA) IAD - SEA

$170 - $443

Cheapest option

Fly from Reagan Washington  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Seattle (SEA) DCA - SEA

$156 - $439

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Train to Baltimore, fly  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Seattle (SEA) BWI - SEA

$211 - $545

Train  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station Capitol Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Seattle King Street Station Empire Builder

$374 - $1,166

Bus  •  2 days 21 h

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn
  3. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Missoula, MT 933
  4. Take the bus from Missoula, Mt to Seattle, Wa

$383 - $735

Bus, train  •  4 days 21 h

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Vancouver
  3. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Seattle, WA

$365 - $1,242

Drive  •  44 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to Seattle 2812.7 miles

$270 - $400

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Arlington to Seattle. However, there are services departing from Washington Blvd & Lincoln St and arriving at Seattle, Wa via Pennsylvania Avenue and 26th Street NW, Washington, Dc, Chicago, Il, Minneapolis, MN and Missoula, Mt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 21 h.

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The distance between Arlington and Seattle is 2333 miles. The road distance is 2812.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Seattle without a car is to train which takes 2 days 18 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 58 min to get from Arlington to Seattle, including transfers.

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Arlington to Seattle bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Washington, Dc station.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Seattle is to fly which takes 7 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 days 18 h, you could also bus, which costs and takes 2 days 21 h.

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The quickest flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Seattle Airport is the direct flight which takes 5 h 36 min.

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

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Seattle is 3 h behind Arlington. It is currently 11:10 PM in Arlington and 8:10 PM in Seattle.

Yes, the driving distance between Arlington to Seattle is 2813 miles. It takes approximately 44 h 3 min to drive from Arlington to Seattle.

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  • Distance: 2332.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 58 min

What companies run services between Arlington, VA, USA and Seattle, WA, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and four other airlines fly from Arlington to Seattle hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Arlington to Seattle via FARRAGUT WEST station, FARRAGUT NORTH station, UNION STATION station, Washington Union Station, and Chicago Union Station in around 2 days 18 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
46 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 days 23 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$290 - $410
Economy
$550 - $800
Economy Plus
$750 - $1,100
Business
$800 - $1,200
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,400 - $2,100
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 Washington, Dc to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $120
Flexible
$140 - $190
Bus from Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Bus from Missoula, Mt to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Missoula, MT
Ave. Duration
25 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
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Alaska Airlines, Inc., Southwest Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Seattle Airport.

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