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There are 5 ways to get from Carnation to Puyallup by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 629 bus, line 224 bus, line 545 bus, bus  •  4h 34m

  1. Take the line 629 bus from Sr 203 & W Bird St to Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St 629
  2. Take the line 224 bus from Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St to Redmond Transit Center - Bay 5 224 / ...
  3. Take the line 545 bus from Redmond Transit Center - Bay 6 to 5th Ave S & S Weller St 545
  4. Take the bus from 2nd Ave Ext & Jackson St S to Puyallup Station - Bay 3 578

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Line 224 bus, line 545 bus, train  •  4h 40m

  1. Take the line 224 bus from Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St to Redmond Transit Center - Bay 5 224 / ...
  2. Take the line 545 bus from Redmond Transit Center - Bay 6 to 5th Ave S & S Weller St 545
  3. Take the train from King Street Station to Puyallup Station

3 alternative options

Taxi, train  •  1h 11m

  1. Take a taxi from Carnation to Tukwila Station
  2. Take the train from Tukwila Station to Puyallup Station S Line

Taxi  •  1h 2m

  1. Take a taxi from Carnation to Puyallup 49.7 miles

Drive  •  1h 2m

  1. Drive from Carnation to Puyallup 49.7 miles

Carnation to Puyallup by bus

45 Weekly Buses
4h 34m Average Duration
$9 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Carnation to Puyallup is to line 629 bus and line 224 bus and line 545 bus and bus which costs $9 - $11 and takes 4h 34m.

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The fastest way to get from Carnation to Puyallup is to taxi which takes 1h 2m and costs $140 - $180.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carnation to Puyallup station. However, there are services departing from Sr 203 & W Bird St and arriving at Puyallup Station - Bay 3 via Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St, Redmond Transit Center - Bay 6 and 2nd Ave Ext & Jackson St S. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 34m.

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The distance between Carnation and Puyallup is 82 miles. The road distance is 49.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Carnation to Puyallup without a car is to line 629 bus and line 224 bus and line 545 bus and bus which takes 4h 34m and costs $9 - $11.

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It takes approximately 4h 34m to get from Carnation to Puyallup, including transfers.

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Carnation to Puyallup bus services, operated by King County Metro, depart from Sr 203 & W Bird St station.

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Carnation to Puyallup bus services, operated by Sound Transit, arrive at Puyallup Station - Bay 3.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carnation to Puyallup is 50 miles. It takes approximately 1h 2m to drive from Carnation to Puyallup.

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  • Distance: 81.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 34m

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

You can take a bus from Carnation to Puyallup via Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St, Redmond Transit Center - Bay 6, 5th Ave S & S Weller St, and 2nd Ave Ext & Jackson St S in around 4h 34m.

Train operators
Sound Transit
Phone
+1 888-889-6368
Email
main@soundtransit.org
Website
soundtransit.org
Train from King Street Station to Puyallup Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$0 - $4
Website
https://www.soundtransit.org/
youth 18 and under
$0
Senior/Disabled
$1
Adult
$3 - $4
Train from Tukwila Station to Puyallup Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$0 - $4
Website
https://www.soundtransit.org/
youth 18 and under
$0
Senior/Disabled
$1
Adult
$2 - $4
Bus operators
King County Metro
Phone
+1 206-553-3000
Website
kingcounty.gov
Bus from Sr 203 & W Bird St to Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$0 - $3
Website
https://kingcounty.gov/en/dept/metro
Senior/disabled (age 65+ or qualifying disability)
$1
Youth 6-18
$2
Adult
$3
Bus from Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St to Redmond Transit Center - Bay 5
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$0
Website
https://kingcounty.gov/en/dept/metro
Senior/disabled (age 65+ or qualifying disability)
$0
Youth 6-18
$0
Adult
$0
Sound Transit
Phone
+1 888-889-6368
Email
main@soundtransit.org
Website
soundtransit.org
Bus from Redmond Transit Center - Bay 6 to 5th Ave S & S Weller St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0 - $4
Website
https://www.soundtransit.org/
youth 18 and under
$0
Senior/Disabled
$1
Adult
$4
Bus from 2nd Ave Ext & Jackson St S to Puyallup Station - Bay 3
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
https://www.soundtransit.org/
youth 18 and under
$0
Senior/Disabled
$1
Adult
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Carnation to Tukwila Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120

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