There are 4 ways to get from Chelan to Spokane by bus, train 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.

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Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Johnson & Columbia to Columbia Station 21
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wenatchee, WA to Spokane, WA 8848 / ...

$31 - $63

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Johnson & Columbia to Columbia Station 21
  2. Take the train from Wenatchee Columbia Station to Spokane Amtrak Empire Builder

$37 - $93

Bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Johnson & Columbia to Columbia Station 21
  2. Take the bus from Wenatchee to Ephrata 736
  3. Take the bus from Ephrata to Spokane 736

$53 - $83

Drive  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Chelan to Spokane 153.3 miles

$15 - $22

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chelan to Spokane. However, there are services departing from Johnson & Columbia and arriving at Spokane, WA via Wenatchee, WA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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The distance between Chelan and Spokane is 122 miles. The road distance is 153.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelan to Spokane without a car is to bus and Amtrak Thruway which takes 5 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Chelan to Spokane, including transfers.

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Chelan to Spokane bus services, operated by Link Transit, depart from Johnson & Columbia station.

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Chelan to Spokane bus services, operated by Amtrak Thruway, arrive at Spokane, WA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelan to Spokane is 153 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to drive from Chelan to Spokane.

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There are 70+ hotels available in Spokane. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chelan to Spokane.
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  • Distance: 121.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

What companies run services between Chelan, WA, USA and Spokane, WA, USA?

You can take a bus from Chelan to Spokane via Columbia Station and Wenatchee, WA in around 5 h 40 min.

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 Wenatchee Columbia Station to Spokane Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Bus operators
Link Transit
Phone
+1 509-662-1155
Website
linktransit.com
Bus from Johnson & Columbia to Columbia Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
linktransit.com
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 Wenatchee, WA to Spokane, WA
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Northwestern Trailways
Phone
+1 800-366-6975
Website
northwesterntrailways.com
Bus from Wenatchee to Spokane
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
northwesterntrailways.com
Bus from Wenatchee to Ephrata
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
northwesterntrailways.com
Bus from Ephrata to Spokane
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
northwesterntrailways.com

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