There are 3 ways to get from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to Whidbey Island by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Bellingham Amtrak to Everett Amtrak Amtrak Cascades

$53 - $83

Cheapest option

Line 3 bus, line 1 bus, bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Bakerview Rd at Airport Way to Bellingham Station 3
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Bellingham Station to Fairhaven Transportation Center 1
  3. Take the bus from Bellingham, Wa to Everett, Wa

$14 - $31

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to Everett 66.2 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to Whidbey Island is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to Whidbey Island is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to Whidbey Island. However, there are services departing from Bakerview Rd at Airport Way and arriving at Everett, Wa via Bellingham Station and Bellingham, Wa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Bellingham Airport (BLI) and Whidbey Island is 55 miles. The road distance is 66.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to Whidbey Island without a car is to train which takes 1 h 30 min and costs $50 - $85.

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It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to Whidbey Island, including transfers.

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Bellingham Airport (BLI) to Whidbey Island bus services, operated by Whatcom Transportation Authority, depart from Bakerview Rd at Airport Way station.

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The best way to get from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to Whidbey Island is to train which takes 1 h 30 min and costs $50 - $85. Alternatively, you can line 3 bus and line 1 bus and bus, which costs $14 - $35 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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Bellingham Airport (BLI) to Whidbey Island bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Everett, Wa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bellingham Airport (BLI) to Whidbey Island is 66 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to Whidbey Island.

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  • Distance: 55.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

What companies run services between Bellingham Airport (BLI), USA and Whidbey Island, WA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to Everett twice daily. Tickets cost $25 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bellingham Airport (BLI) to Everett via Bellingham Station, Fairhaven Transportation Center, and Bellingham, Wa in around 2 h 20 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 Bellingham Amtrak to Everett Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Whatcom Transportation Authority
Phone
+1 360-676-7433
Website
ridewta.com
Bus from Bakerview Rd at Airport Way to Bellingham Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ridewta.com
Bus from Bellingham Station to Fairhaven Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ridewta.com
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 Bellingham, Wa to Everett, 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 Bellingham Amtrak to Everett Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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