There are 5 ways to get from Atlanta to Seattle by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Seattle (SEA) ATL - SEA

$154 - $406

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Bus, train  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chicago
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Seattle King Street Station Empire Builder

$334 - $934

Bus  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Stanfield
  4. Take the bus from Stanfield to Seattle, Wa

$277 - $713

Bus, train via Atlanta, Ga  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Chicago Amtrak, Il 1196
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Seattle King Street Station Empire Builder

$340 - $1,023

Drive  •  42 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Seattle 2712 miles

$260 - $390

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Atlanta to Seattle. However, there are services departing from Atlanta, Ga and arriving at Seattle, Wa via St Louis, Mo, Denver, Co and Stanfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 15 h.

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The distance between Atlanta and Seattle is 2191 miles. The road distance is 2712 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Seattle without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 days 13 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 13 min to get from Atlanta to Seattle, including transfers.

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Atlanta to Seattle bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Atlanta, Ga station.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Seattle is to fly which takes 7 h 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 15 h.

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The quickest flight from Atlanta Airport to Seattle Airport is the direct flight which takes 5 h 22 min.

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

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Seattle is 3 h behind Atlanta. It is currently 4:31 AM in Atlanta and 1:31 AM in Seattle.

Yes, the driving distance between Atlanta to Seattle is 2712 miles. It takes approximately 42 h 13 min to drive from Atlanta to Seattle.

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Map of how to get from Atlanta to Seattle.
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  • Distance: 2191.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 13 min

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Seattle, WA, USA?

Delta, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and three other airlines fly from Atlanta to Seattle hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Atlanta to Seattle via St Louis, Mo, Denver, Co, and Stanfield in around 2 days 15 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Atlanta to Seattle via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Seattle via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Atlanta to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
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 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
Bus operators
Megabus
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 Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$150 - $210
Bus from Denver, Co to Stanfield
Ave. Duration
25 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $190
Flexible
$220 - $290
Bus from Stanfield to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Chicago Amtrak, Il
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and Delta offer flights from Atlanta Airport to Seattle Airport.

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Book your Atlanta to Seattle bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and two other operators.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Atlanta Airport is to subway which takes 17 min and costs .

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