There are 7 ways to get from Gainesville to Seattle by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Gainesville  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Gainesville (GNV) to Seattle (SEA) GNV - SEA

$274 - $1,106

Cheapest option

Megabus to Orlando, fly  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Gainesville to Orlando
  2. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Seattle (SEA) MCO - SEA

$178 - $440

5 alternative options

Megabus, bus, train  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the Megabus from Gainesville to Midtown Atlanta
  2. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chicago
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Seattle King Street Station

$364 - $982

Megabus, bus  •  2 days 21 h

  1. Take the Megabus from Gainesville to Midtown Atlanta
  2. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chicago
  3. Take the bus from Chicago to Minneapolis, MN
  4. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Missoula, MT 933
  5. Take the bus from Missoula, Mt to Seattle, Wa

$387 - $614

Bus, train  •  3 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station to Tallahassee Downtown
  2. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Seattle King Street Station

$436 - $1,214

Drive, train  •  3 days 9 h

  1. Drive from Gainesville to Jacksonville Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Jacksonville Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
  4. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Seattle King Street Station

$477 - $1,470

Drive  •  47 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Gainesville to Seattle 3044.6 miles

$290 - $440

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Gainesville to Seattle. However, there are services departing from Gainesville and arriving at Seattle, Wa via Marta Civic Center Station - Nb, Chicago, Minneapolis, MN and Missoula, Mt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 21 h.

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The distance between Gainesville and Seattle is 2467 miles. The road distance is 3044.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Gainesville to Seattle without a car is to Megabus and bus and train which takes 2 days 20 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 35 min to get from Gainesville to Seattle, including transfers.

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Gainesville to Seattle bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Gainesville station.

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The best way to get from Gainesville to Seattle is to fly which takes 9 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can Megabus and bus, which costs and takes 2 days 21 h.

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There is no direct flight from Gainesville Airport to Seattle Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 36 min and has one stopover.

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Gainesville to Seattle bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Seattle, Wa station.

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Seattle is 3 h behind Gainesville. It is currently 11:54 AM in Gainesville and 8:54 AM in Seattle.

Yes, the driving distance between Gainesville to Seattle is 3045 miles. It takes approximately 47 h 40 min to drive from Gainesville to Seattle.

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Map of how to get from Gainesville to Seattle.
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  • Distance: 2466.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 35 min

What companies run services between Gainesville, FL, USA and Seattle, WA, USA?

Delta and American Airlines fly from Gainesville to Seattle hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gainesville to Seattle via Midtown Atlanta, Marta Civic Center Station - Nb, Chicago, Minneapolis, MN, Minneapolis, MN, Missoula, MT, and Missoula, Mt in around 2 days 21 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Gainesville to Seattle via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Gainesville to Seattle via Atlanta, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Gainesville to Seattle via Atlanta, Portland
Ave. Duration
10 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Gainesville to Seattle via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Orlando to Seattle via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Orlando to Seattle via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Gainesville to Seattle via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Gainesville to Seattle via Miami
Ave. Duration
11 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Gainesville to Seattle via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to Seattle via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Orlando to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Orlando to Seattle via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Orlando to Seattle via Dallas
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Orlando to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Orlando to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Orlando to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Orlando to Seattle via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Orlando to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
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 Chicago Union Station to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
46 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice 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
Train from Jacksonville Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Business Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Room
$420 - $600
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Gainesville to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Gainesville to Midtown Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chicago
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
megabus.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Missoula, MT
Ave. Duration
25 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Missoula, Mt to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
27 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $190
Flexible
$220 - $290
Red Coach
Phone
+1 877 733 0724
Email
webtickets@redcoachusa.com
Website
redcoachusa.com
Bus from Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station to Tallahassee Downtown
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Book at
redcoachusa.com
First Class
$50 - $70
Business
$40 - $55

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Gainesville Airport to Seattle Airport.

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There are 687+ hotels available in Seattle. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Gainesville to Gainesville Airport is to line 26 bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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