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There are 9 ways to get from Kamloops to Seattle by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Kamloops, BC - Tourism Kamloops to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station Kamloops - Vancouver
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Vancouver, BC to Seattle, WA - Amtrak 8948

$27 - $45

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Bus Rider Express, train  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Kamloops, BC to Vancouver, BC Calgary
  2. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak Cascades

$87 - $157

Bus  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Kamloops, BC to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station Southbound
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Seattle, WA Vancouver-Seattle / ...

$47 - $95

Bus EBus Canada, train  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Kamloops, BC to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station Southbound
  2. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak Cascades

$69 - $130

Drive  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Kamloops to Seattle 292.1 miles

$35 - $60

Bus to Kelowna, fly to Seattle  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Kamloops, BC to Kelowna Airport
  2. Fly from Kelowna (YLW) to Seattle (SEA) YLW - SEA

$159 - $349

Shuttle to Vancouver, fly to Seattle  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Kamloops Visitor Info Centre to Vancouver Airport
  2. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Seattle (SEA) YVR - SEA

$219 - $416

Fly Kamloops to Vancouver, shuttle  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Kamloops (YKA) to Vancouver (YVR) YKA - YVR
  2. Take a shuttle bus from River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond to Seattle, WA - Convention Centre

$145 - $542

Bus to Kelowna, fly to Vancouver, shuttle  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Kamloops, BC to Kelowna Airport
  2. Fly from Kelowna (YLW) to Vancouver (YVR) YLW - YVR
  3. Take a shuttle bus from River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond to Seattle, WA - Convention Centre

$139 - $389

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kamloops to Seattle is to bus and Amtrak Thruway which costs $35 - $55 and takes 9 h.

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The quickest way to get from Kamloops to Seattle is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 4 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kamloops to Seattle. However, there are services departing from Kamloops, BC - Tourism Kamloops and arriving at Seattle, WA - Amtrak via Vancouver, BC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h.

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The distance between Kamloops and Seattle is 370 km. The road distance is 467.3 km.

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The best way to get from Kamloops to Seattle without a car is to bus and Amtrak Thruway which takes 9 h and costs $35 - $55.

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It takes approximately 9 h to get from Kamloops to Seattle, including transfers.

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Kamloops to Seattle bus services, operated by BC Connector - Wilson's Group, depart from Kamloops, BC - Tourism Kamloops station.

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The quickest flight from Kelowna Airport to Seattle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 6 min.

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Kamloops to Seattle bus services, operated by Amtrak Thruway, arrive at Seattle, WA - Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kamloops to Seattle is 467 km. It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to drive from Kamloops to Seattle.

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Map of how to get from Kamloops to Seattle.
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  • Distance: 231.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 h

What companies run services between Kamloops, BC, Canada and Seattle, WA, USA?

You can take a bus from Kamloops to Seattle via Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station and Vancouver, BC in around 9 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Kelowna to Seattle via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Vancouver to Seattle
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Kamloops to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Kelowna to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Kelowna to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Vancouver to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Kelowna to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Kelowna to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Flights from Vancouver to Seattle
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Air North
Website
flyairnorth.com
Flights from Kelowna to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
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 Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Bus operators
BC Connector - Wilson's Group
Phone
1.833.276.5841
Website
bcconnector.ca
Bus from Kamloops, BC - Tourism Kamloops to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Book at
bcconnector.ca
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Seattle, WA - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Rider Express
Phone
1-833-583-3636
Email
contact@riderexpress.ca
Bus from Kamloops, BC to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
riderexpress.ca
EBus Canada
Phone
1-877-769-3287
Email
info@myebus.ca
Website
myebus.ca
Bus from Kamloops, BC to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
myebus.ca
Bus from Kamloops, BC to Kelowna Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
myebus.ca
Boltbus
Tastefull Excursions Shuttle
Phone
250-312-0707
Email
shuttle@tastefullexcursions.ca
Website
tastefullexcursions.ca
Shuttle from Kamloops Visitor Info Centre to Vancouver Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$123
Schedules at
tastefullexcursions.ca
Quick Shuttle
Website
quickcoach.com
Shuttle from River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond to Seattle, WA - Convention Centre
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
quickcoach.com
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gotobus.com

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WestJet, Air Canada and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Kelowna Airport to Seattle Airport.

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There are 715+ hotels available in Seattle. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kamloops to Vancouver Airport is to shuttle which takes 3 h 45 min and costs $160.

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