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There are 3 ways to get from Bothell to Carnation by bus, taxi or car

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Line 239 bus, line 224 bus

  1. Take the line 239 bus from NE 185th St & 103rd Ave NE to Kirkland Transit Center - Bay 4
  2. Take the line 224 bus from Redmond Transit Center - Bay 5 to Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Bothell to Carnation

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  1. Drive from Bothell to Carnation

Bothell to Carnation by bus

The bus journey time between Bothell and Carnation is around 2h 58m and covers a distance of around 38 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 17m. The fastest bus normally takes 2h 14m. Operated by King County Metro, the Bothell to Carnation bus service departs from NE 185th St & 103rd Ave NE and arrives in Sr 203 & W Bird St. Typically 45 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
1h 41m
Layover time:
1h 17m
Total time:
2h 58m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
2h 14m
Bus distance:
38 miles
Buses per week:
45
Cheapest price:
$3
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
06:14
Last bus departs at:
23:33

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bothell to Carnation bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bothell to Carnation is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bothell to Carnation is to taxi which costs $70 - $85 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bothell to Carnation. However, there are services departing from NE 185th St & 103rd Ave NE and arriving at Sr 203 & W Bird St via Kirkland Transit Center - Bay 2, Redmond Transit Center - Bay 5 and Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 54m.

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The distance between Bothell and Carnation is 16 miles. The road distance is 22.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Bothell to Carnation without a car is to line 239 bus and line 224 bus which takes 3h 54m and costs $3.

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It takes approximately 3h 54m to get from Bothell to Carnation, including transfers.

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Bothell to Carnation bus services, operated by King County Metro, depart from NE 185th St & 103rd Ave NE station.

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Bothell to Carnation bus services, operated by King County Metro, arrive at Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bothell to Carnation is 23 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Bothell to Carnation.

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  • Distance: 15.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 54m

What companies run services between Bothell, WA, USA and Carnation, WA, USA?

You can take a bus from Bothell to Carnation via Kirkland Transit Center - Bay 2, Redmond Transit Center - Bay 5, and Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St in around 3h 54m.

Bus operators
King County Metro
Phone
+1 206-553-3000
Website
kingcounty.gov
Bus from NE 185th St & 103rd Ave NE to Kirkland Transit Center - Bay 4
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov
Bus from Redmond Transit Center - Bay 5 to Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov
Other operators
Taxi from Bothell to Carnation
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
STITA Taxi
Phone
+1 206-246-9999
Website
stitataxi.com
Seattle Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 206-622-6500
Website
seattleyellowcab.com
Orange Cabs
Phone
+1 206-444-0409
Orange Cab - Everett
Phone
+1 425-783-0000
American Checker Cab
Phone
+1 425-259-3333
Website
americancheckercab.com

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