There are 5 ways to get from Helena to Seattle by plane, car, shuttle, bus or train

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 Helena  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Helena (HLN) to Seattle (SEA) HLN - SEA

$161 - $777

Cheapest option

Shuttle, bus  •  15 h 14 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Helena, MT to Butte, MT
  2. Take the bus from Butte, MT to Missoula, MT 933 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Missoula, Mt to Seattle, Wa

$102 - $203

3 alternative options

Drive to Bozeman, fly  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Helena to Bozeman
  2. Fly from Bozeman (BZN) to Seattle (SEA) BZN - SEA

$131 - $397

Shuttle, bus, train  •  23 h 41 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Helena, MT to Great Falls, MT
  2. Take the bus from Great Falls, MT - Transit Transfer Center to Shelby Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Shelby Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak

$126 - $326

Drive  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Helena to Seattle 593.5 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Helena to Seattle is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helena to Seattle is to fly which costs $160 - $800 and takes 2 h 32 min.

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The distance between Helena and Seattle is 492 miles. The road distance is 593.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Helena to Seattle, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Helena, MT, USA and Seattle, WA, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc. flies from Helena to Seattle once daily.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Helena to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,500
Flights from Bozeman to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Bozeman to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Bozeman to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Bozeman to Seattle via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Shelby Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
Bus operators
Salt Lake Express
Phone
+1 208-656-8824
Email
info@saltlakeexpress.com
Website
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Helena, MT to Butte, MT
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Helena, MT to Great Falls, MT
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Butte, MT to Missoula, MT
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound USA
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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
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