There are 6 ways to get from Buffalo to Seattle by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly from Buffalo  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Seattle (SEA) BUF - SEA

$201 - $719

5 alternative options

Train to Toronto, fly  •  11 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Seattle (SEA) YYZ - SEA

$233 - $762

Train  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Depew 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

$365 - $1,120

Bus  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh 248
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Denver, Co
  4. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Stanfield
  5. Take the bus from Stanfield to Seattle, Wa

$293 - $771

Train, bus  •  4 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Vancouver
  3. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Seattle, WA

$343 - $1,237

Drive  •  41 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Seattle 2649.9 miles

$250 - $380

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Seattle, WA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and four other airlines fly from Buffalo to Seattle hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Buffalo to Seattle via Buffalo, Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak, and Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 2 days 11 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Flights from Buffalo to Seattle via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Flights from Buffalo to Seattle via Newark
Ave. Duration
8 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,800
Flights from Toronto to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Seattle via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Seattle via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Seattle via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Flights from Buffalo to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,800
Flights from Toronto to Seattle via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Buffalo to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
Train from Buffalo to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 days 14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$300 - $420
Economy
$550 - $800
Economy Plus
$750 - $1,100
Business
$850 - $1,200
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,500 - $2,100
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
28 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $200
Flexible
$220 - $300
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
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Seattle, WA
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
boltbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Buffalo to Seattle?

The distance between Buffalo and Seattle is 3397 km. The road distance is 4240 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Seattle?

The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Seattle is to fly which costs $200 - $750 and takes 8 h 44 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Buffalo to Seattle?

The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Seattle is to fly which takes 8 h 44 min and costs $200 - $750.

Is there a direct train between Buffalo and Seattle?

No, there is no direct train from Buffalo to Seattle. However, there are services departing from Buffalo and arriving at Seattle King Street Station Amtrak via Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak and Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 11 h.

Is there a direct bus between Buffalo and Seattle?

No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Seattle. However, there are services departing from Buffalo, Ny and arriving at Seattle, Wa via Cleveland, Oh, Columbus, Oh, Denver, Co and Stanfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 20 h.

How long does it take to get from Buffalo to Seattle?

It takes approximately 8 h 44 min to get from Buffalo to Seattle, including transfers.