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

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Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Bellingham, WA to Seattle, WA 5600
  2. Take the bus from 2nd Ave Ext & Jackson St S to Puyallup Station - Bay 3 578

$24 - $34

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Bus  •  5 h 20 min

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

$20 - $49

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Amtrak Thruway, train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Bellingham, WA to Seattle, WA 5600
  2. Take the train from King Street Station to Puyallup Station Sounder Lakewood - Seattle

$26 - $35

Train  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Bellingham Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak Cascades
  2. Take the train from King Street Station to Puyallup Station Sounder Lakewood - Seattle

$33 - $67

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Bellingham to Puyallup 123.4 miles

$12 - $18

Fly, line 402 bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Bellingham (BLI) to Seattle (SEA) BLI - SEA
  2. Take the line 402 bus from Federal Way TC - Bay 5 to Meridian S & 6th Ave SW

$95 - $197

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bellingham to Puyallup station. However, there are services departing from Bellingham, WA and arriving at Puyallup Station - Bay 3 via 2nd Ave Ext & Jackson St S. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bellingham to Puyallup station. However, there are services departing from Bellingham Amtrak and arriving at Puyallup Station via King Street Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 8 min.

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The distance between Bellingham and Puyallup is 110 miles. The road distance is 123.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Bellingham to Puyallup without a car is to Amtrak Thruway and bus which takes 3 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Bellingham to Puyallup, including transfers.

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Bellingham to Puyallup bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Bellingham, Wa station.

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Bellingham to Puyallup train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Bellingham Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Bellingham to Puyallup is to Amtrak Thruway and bus which takes 3 h 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The quickest flight from Bellingham Airport to Seattle Airport is the direct flight which takes 42 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Bellingham to Puyallup.
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  • Distance: 109.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 38 min

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

You can take a bus from Bellingham to Puyallup via Seattle, WA and 2nd Ave Ext & Jackson St S in around 3 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bellingham to Puyallup via Seattle King Street Station and King Street Station in around 4 h 8 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

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 Seattle King Street Station
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

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 Bellingham, WA to Seattle, WA
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Sound Transit
Phone
+1 206-398-5000
Website
soundtransit.org
Bus from 2nd Ave Ext & Jackson St S to Puyallup Station - Bay 3
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
soundtransit.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 Bellingham, Wa to Tacoma, Wa
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Pierce Transit
Phone
+1 253-581-8000
Website
piercetransit.org
Bus from Federal Way TC - Bay 5 to Meridian S & 6th Ave SW
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
piercetransit.org

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Bellingham to Puyallup train services, operated by Sound Transit, arrive at Puyallup Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bellingham to Puyallup is 123 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to drive from Bellingham to Puyallup.

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

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There are 97+ hotels available in Puyallup. Prices start at $75 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 .

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