There are 5 ways to get from Boston to Seattle by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Seattle (SEA) BOS - SEA

$144 - $464

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak Empire Builder

$406 - $1,239

Bus  •  3 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Stanfield
  4. Take the bus from Stanfield to Seattle, Wa

$332 - $844

Bus, train  •  4 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Schenectady, Ny 277 / ...
  2. Take the train from Schenectady to Toronto
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Vancouver
  4. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Seattle, WA

$373 - $1,398

Drive  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Drive from Boston to Seattle 3110.4 miles

$300 - $440

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Seattle is to fly which costs $140 - $470 and takes 8 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Seattle is to fly which costs $140 - $470 and takes 8 h 6 min.

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The distance between Boston and Seattle is 2500 miles. The road distance is 3110.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 8 h 6 min to get from Boston to Seattle, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston station to Seattle. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA - South Station and arriving at Seattle, Wa via New York, Ny, Denver, Co and Stanfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 9 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Seattle station. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station Amtrak and arriving at Seattle King Street Station Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 20 h.

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What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Seattle, WA, USA?

JetBlue Airways, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and five other airlines fly from Boston to Seattle hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Boston to Seattle via Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 2 days 20 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Boston to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Boston to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Boston to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Seattle via Newark
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Schenectady to Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$55 - $80
Economy
$95 - $130
Economy Plus
$130 - $190
Business
$130 - $190
Business Plus/Sleeper
$240 - $340
Train from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 days 14 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$280 - $400
Economy
$550 - $750
Economy Plus
$750 - $1,100
Business
$800 - $1,200
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,400 - $2,000
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
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 New York, Ny to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
44 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$170 - $280
Flexible
$330 - $440
Bus from Denver, Co to Stanfield
Ave. Duration
25 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $190
Flexible
$220 - $290
Bus from Stanfield to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Boston, Ma to Schenectady, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Seattle, WA
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
boltbus.com

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