There are 6 ways to get from Bellingham to Olympia 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.

Recommended option

Bus via Seattle, Wa  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Bellingham, Wa to Seattle, Wa 1429 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Olympia, Wa 1431 / ...

$27 - $62

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bellingham, Wa to Olympia, Wa 1429

$20 - $50

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Bellingham Amtrak to Olympia-Lacey Centennial Station Amtrak Amtrak Cascades

$39 - $87

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Bellingham to Olympia 150.5 miles

$14 - $22

Fly to Seattle, bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Bellingham (BLI) to Seattle (SEA) BLI - SEA
  2. Take the bus from Tacoma, Wa to Olympia, Wa

$120 - $234

Fly to Portland, bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Bellingham (BLI) to Portland (PDX) BLI - PDX
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Olympia, Wa

$140 - $396

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

You can take a bus from Bellingham to Olympia via Seattle, Wa in around 3 h 54 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Bellingham to Olympia once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 4 h 14 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Bellingham to Seattle
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Bellingham to Portland
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Bellingham to Portland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bellingham Amtrak to Olympia-Lacey Centennial Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $260
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Bellingham, Wa to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Olympia, Wa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Bellingham, Wa to Olympia, Wa
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Tacoma, Wa to Olympia, Wa
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Portland, Or to Olympia, Wa
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bellingham to Olympia?

The distance between Bellingham and Olympia is 194 km. The road distance is 241 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bellingham to Olympia?

The cheapest way to get from Bellingham to Olympia is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 46 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bellingham to Olympia?

The quickest way to get from Bellingham to Olympia is to fly and bus which takes 2 h 31 min and costs $120 - $240.

Is there a direct bus between Bellingham and Olympia?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bellingham, Wa and arriving at Olympia, Wa. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

How long does it take to get from Bellingham to Olympia?

It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Bellingham to Olympia, including transfers.