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There are 7 ways to get from Houston to Seattle by plane, 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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Fly from Houston  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Seattle (SEA) IAH - SEA

$123 - $407

6 alternative options

Fly from Houston Hobby Apt  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Seattle (SEA) HOU - SEA

$163 - $385

Bus to Austin, fly  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston to Austin
  2. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Seattle (SEA) AUS - SEA

$232 - $547

Bus  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Portland, Or
  4. Take the bus from Portland, OR to Seattle, WA

$258 - $667

Bus via Los Angeles, Ca  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus from Houston Downtown Greyhound to San Antonio
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Los Angeles
  3. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Seattle, Wa

$225 - $465

Train  •  2 days 23 h

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Sunset Limited
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Coast Starlight

$376 - $1,154

Drive  •  37 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Seattle 2454.6 miles

$240 - $350

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The cheapest way to get from Houston to Seattle is to fly which costs $120 - $410 and takes 7 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Seattle is to fly which costs $120 - $410 and takes 7 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Houston to Seattle. However, there are services departing from Houston, Tx and arriving at Seattle, WA via Dallas, Tx, Denver, Co and Portland, OR. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 11 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Houston to Seattle station. However, there are services departing from Houston Amtrak and arriving at Seattle King Street Station via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 23 h.

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The distance between Houston and Seattle is 1900 miles. The road distance is 2454.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to Seattle without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 11 h and costs $250 - $700.

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It takes approximately 7 h 24 min to get from Houston to Seattle, including transfers.

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Houston to Seattle bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Houston, Tx station.

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Houston to Seattle train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Houston Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Houston to Seattle is to fly which takes 7 h 24 min and costs $120 - $410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $250 - $700 and takes 2 days 11 h, you could also train, which costs $370 - $1,200 and takes 2 days 23 h.

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Map of how to get from Houston to Seattle.
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  • Distance: 1900.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 24 min

What companies run services between Houston, TX, USA and Seattle, WA, USA?

United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and three other airlines fly from Houston to Seattle hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to Seattle via Dallas, Tx, Denver, Co, Portland, Or, and Portland, OR in around 2 days 11 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Seattle via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Seattle via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Seattle via Oakland
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Seattle via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Seattle via San Jose
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Seattle via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Seattle via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Houston to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Austin to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston to Seattle via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Seattle via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Austin to Seattle via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Houston to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Austin to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Houston to Seattle via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Seattle via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Houston to Seattle via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Houston Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$360 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$430 - $650
Room
$750 - $1,100
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
33 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Bus operators
Vonlane
Website
vonlane.com
Bus from Houston to Austin
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$99
Schedules at
vonlane.com
Book at
vonlane.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $150
Flexible
$160 - $220
Bus from Denver, Co to Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
29 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
27 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $280
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $180
Flexible
$210 - $280
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Portland, OR to Seattle, WA
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
boltbus.com
Turimex Internacional
Website
turimex.com
Bus from Houston Downtown Greyhound to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
turimex.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
30 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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The quickest flight from Houston Airport to Seattle Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 52 min.

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

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Seattle is 2 h behind Houston. It is currently 8:31 PM in Houston and 6:31 PM in Seattle.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Houston to Seattle is 2455 miles. It takes approximately 37 h 53 min to drive from Houston to Seattle.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., Delta, Spirit Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Houston Airport to Seattle Airport.

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There are 709+ hotels available in Seattle. Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Houston to Houston Airport is to line 102 bus which takes 50 min and costs $1 - $4.

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