There are 6 ways to get from Bellingham to Kirkland by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Amtrak Thruway, line 255 bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Bellingham, WA to Seattle, WA 5600
  2. Take the line 255 bus from Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A to Market St & 8th Ave 255

$25 - $33

Cheapest option

Bus, line 255 bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Bellingham Cordata Station to Seattle, WA Vancouver-Seattle / ...
  2. Take the line 255 bus from Univ St Stn & 3rd Av - Seneca Or University Street - Bay A to Market St & 8th Ave 255

$14 - $40

4 alternative options

Bus, line 532 bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Bellingham, Wa to Everett, Wa 1429 / ...
  2. Take the line 532 bus from Everett Station Bay C3 to Totem Lake Fwy Station 532

$22 - $40

Train  •  3 h 6 min

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

$32 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Bellingham to Kirkland 85.6 miles

$8 - $13

Fly, line 255 bus  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Bellingham (BLI) to Seattle (SEA) BLI - SEA
  2. Take the line 255 bus from Univ St Stn & 3rd Av - Seneca Or University Street - Bay A to Market St & 8th Ave

$96 - $198

Questions & Answers

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

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Bellingham to Kirkland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bellingham to Kirkland. However, there are services departing from Bellingham, WA and arriving at Market St & 8th Ave via Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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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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Bellingham to Kirkland bus services, operated by Amtrak Thruway, depart from Bellingham, WA station.

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Map of how to get from Bellingham to Kirkland.
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  • Distance: 76 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

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

You can take a bus from Bellingham to Kirkland via Seattle, WA and Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A in around 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Bellingham to Kirkland twice daily. Tickets cost $29 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 26 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Bellingham to Seattle
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bellingham Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 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
Amtrak Thruway
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800 872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bellingham, WA to Seattle, WA
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
King County Metro
Phone
+1 206-553-3000
Website
kingcounty.gov
Bus from Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A to Market St & 8th Ave
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov
Bus from Univ St Stn & 3rd Av - Seneca Or University Street - Bay A to Market St & 8th Ave
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov
Greyhound USA
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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
Community Transit
Website
communitytransit.org
Bus from Everett Station Bay C3 to Totem Lake Fwy Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
communitytransit.org
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
Schedules at
boltbus.com

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