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

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Tram, train  •  5h 47m

  1. Take the tram from Hatfield Government Center station to Rose Quarter TC station MAX Blue Line
  2. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak Cascades / ...

$38 - $58

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Bus via Beaverton Transit Center  •  6h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Portland, OR to Seattle, WA Portland-Seattle / ...

$26 - $48

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Bus  •  6h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Seattle, Wa 1420 / ...

$26 - $38

Drive  •  3h 28m

  1. Drive from Hillsboro to Seattle 190.9 miles

$18 - $27

Tram, fly to Seattle  •  4h 12m

  1. Take the tram from Hatfield Government Center station to Beaverton TC station
  2. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Seattle (SEA) PDX - SEA

$42 - $150

Tram, fly to Everett  •  5h 18m

  1. Take the tram from Hatfield Government Center station to Beaverton TC station
  2. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Everett (PAE) PDX - PAE

$52 - $162

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The cheapest way to get from Hillsboro to Seattle is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Hillsboro to Seattle is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hillsboro to Seattle. However, there are services departing from SE Washington & 2nd and arriving at Seattle, WA via Beaverton Transit Center, SW 6th & W Burnside and Portland, OR. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 18m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hillsboro station to Seattle station. However, there are services departing from Hatfield Government Center station and arriving at Seattle King Street Station via Portland Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 47m.

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The distance between Hillsboro and Seattle is 148 miles. The road distance is 190.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Hillsboro to Seattle without a car is to tram and train which takes 5h 47m and costs $35 - $60.

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It takes approximately 5h 47m to get from Hillsboro to Seattle, including transfers.

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Hillsboro to Seattle bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Portland, OR station.

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Hillsboro to Seattle train services, operated by Portland TriMet, depart from Hatfield Government Center station.

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Map of how to get from Hillsboro to Seattle.
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  • Distance: 148.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 47m

What companies run services between Hillsboro, OR, USA and Seattle, WA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Portland, Or to Seattle, Wa every 4 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 4h 5m.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to Seattle
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Portland to Everett
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Train operators
Portland TriMet
Phone
+1 503-238-7433
Website
trimet.org
Tram from Hatfield Government Center station to Rose Quarter TC station
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
trimet.org
Tram from Hatfield Government Center station to Beaverton TC station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
trimet.org
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$50 - $65
Bus operators
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 Portland, Or to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Portland, OR to Seattle, WA
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
boltbus.com

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The quickest flight from Portland Airport to Seattle Airport is the direct flight which takes 53 min.

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Hillsboro to Seattle bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Seattle, WA station.

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Hillsboro to Seattle train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Seattle King Street Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hillsboro to Seattle is 191 miles. It takes approximately 3h 28m to drive from Hillsboro to Seattle.

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Delta and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Portland Airport to Seattle Airport.

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