There are 5 ways to get from Bellevue to Bellingham by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Bellingham Amtrak Amtrak Cascades

$32 - $69

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Bellevue Transit Center Bay 4 to Everett Station 532
  2. Take the bus from Everett, Wa to Bellingham, Wa 1420 / ...

$24 - $45

3 alternative options

Amtrak Thruway  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Seattle, WA to Bellingham, WA 5600

$25 - $39

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Bellevue to Bellingham 90.1 miles

$8 - $13

Fly  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Bellingham (BLI) SEA - BLI

$94 - $195

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The cheapest way to get from Bellevue to Bellingham is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bellevue to Bellingham is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bellevue to Bellingham station. However, there are services departing from Bellevue Transit Center Bay 4 and arriving at Bellingham Station via Everett, Wa and Fairhaven Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 11 min.

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The distance between Bellevue and Bellingham is 81 miles. The road distance is 90.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Bellevue to Bellingham without a car is to train which takes 3 h 11 min and costs $30 - $70.

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It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from Bellevue to Bellingham, including transfers.

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Bellevue to Bellingham bus services, operated by Community Transit, depart from Bellevue Transit Center Bay 4 station.

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The best way to get from Bellevue to Bellingham is to train which takes 3 h 11 min and costs $30 - $70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $24 - $50 and takes 3 h 11 min, you could also fly, which costs $90 - $200 and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Bellingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 46 min.

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Bellevue to Bellingham bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Bellingham, Wa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bellevue to Bellingham is 90 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to drive from Bellevue to Bellingham.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc. offers flights from Seattle Airport to Bellingham Airport.

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  • Distance: 81 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 11 min

What companies run services between Bellevue, WA, USA and Bellingham, WA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Bellevue to Bellingham twice daily. Tickets cost $29 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bellevue to Bellingham via Everett Station, Everett, Wa, Bellingham, Wa, and Fairhaven Transportation Center in around 3 h 11 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Bellingham
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
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 Seattle King Street Station to Bellingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Community Transit
Website
communitytransit.org
Bus from Bellevue Transit Center Bay 4 to Everett Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
communitytransit.org
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 Everett, Wa to Bellingham, Wa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
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
Bus from Everett Amtrak to Bellingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800 872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Seattle, WA to Bellingham, WA
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
amtrak.com

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