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

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Bus Boltbus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Bellingham Cordata Station to Seattle, WA Vancouver-Seattle / ...

$13 - $38

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Train, line 532 bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Bellingham Amtrak Station to Everett Amtrak Station Amtrak Cascades
  2. Take the line 532 bus from Everett Station Bay C3 to Totem Lake Fwy Station 532

$27 - $55

Bus Amtrak  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Bellingham Amtrak Station to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Bellingham to Kirkland 85.6 miles

$8 - $13

Fly, line 255 bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Bellingham (BLI) to Seattle (SEA) BLI - SEA
  2. Take the line 255 bus from Westlake Station & Pine St - 3rd 4th & 5th Avenue - Bay A to Market St & 8th Ave

$96 - $198

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The cheapest way to get from Bellingham to Kirkland is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bellingham to Kirkland is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bellingham station to Kirkland. However, there are services departing from Bellingham Cordata Station and arriving at Market St & 8th Ave via Univ St Stn & 3rd Av - Seneca Or University Street - Bay A. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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The distance between Bellingham and Kirkland is 76 miles. The road distance is 85.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Bellingham to Kirkland without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 49 min and costs $13 - $40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from Bellingham to Kirkland, including transfers.

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Bellingham to Kirkland bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Bellingham Cordata Station.

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The quickest flight from Bellingham Airport to Seattle Airport is the direct flight which takes 44 min.

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Bellingham to Kirkland bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Seattle, WA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bellingham to Kirkland is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to drive from Bellingham to Kirkland.

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  • Distance: 76 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 49 min

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

Boltbus operates a bus from Bellingham to Kirkland 5 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Bellingham to Seattle
Ave. Duration
50 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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bellingham Amtrak Station to Everett Amtrak Station
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
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Bellingham Cordata Station to Seattle, WA
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $35
Website
boltbus.com
Community Transit
Phone
(800) 562-1375
Email
riders@commtrans.org
Website
communitytransit.org
Bus from Everett Station Bay C3 to Totem Lake Fwy Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
More information at
communitytransit.org
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bellingham Amtrak Station to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
King County Metro
Phone
+1 206-553-3000
Website
kingcounty.gov
Bus from Westlake Station & Pine St - 3rd 4th & 5th Avenue - Bay A to Market St & 8th Ave
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov

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

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There are 661+ hotels available in Kirkland. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bellingham to Bellingham Airport is to line 3 bus which takes 14 min and costs $1.

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