There are 6 ways to get from Kirkland to Vancouver by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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Amtrak Thruway  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Seattle, WA - Amtrak to Vancouver, BC 8948

$30 - $48

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Bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Everett, Wa to Vancouver, Bc 1420 / ...

$22 - $48

4 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak Cascades

$38 - $88

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Kirkland to Vancouver 137.2 miles

$18 - $27

Line 255 bus, fly to Vancouver  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 255 bus from Kirkland Transit Center - Bay 3 to 5th Ave S & S Jackson St
  2. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Vancouver (YVR) SEA - YVR

$100 - $297

Fly to Bellingham, shuttle  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Bellingham (BLI) SEA - BLI
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Bellingham Airport, WA to River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond

$118 - $227

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Kirkland to Vancouver. However, there are services departing from Kirkland Transit Center - Bay 3 and arriving at Vancouver, BC via Seattle, WA - Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 59 min.

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The distance between Kirkland and Vancouver is 117 miles. The road distance is 137.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Kirkland to Vancouver without a car is to Amtrak Thruway which takes 4 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from Kirkland to Vancouver, including transfers.

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Kirkland to Vancouver bus services, operated by Amtrak Thruway, depart from Seattle, WA - Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Kirkland to Vancouver is to Amtrak Thruway which takes 4 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 29 min.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Vancouver Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Kirkland to Vancouver bus services, operated by Amtrak Thruway, arrive at Vancouver, BC station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kirkland to Vancouver is 137 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to drive from Kirkland to Vancouver.

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

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Map of how to get from Kirkland to Vancouver.
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  • Distance: 116.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 59 min

What companies run services between Kirkland, WA, USA and Vancouver, BC, Canada?

Amtrak Thruway operates a bus from Kirkland to Vancouver 4 times a day. Tickets cost $27 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Kirkland to Vancouver twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 4 h.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Seattle to Bellingham
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver via Victoria
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
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 Seattle King Street Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
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
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
+1 800 872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Seattle, WA - Amtrak to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
amtrak.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 Everett, Wa to Vancouver, Bc
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
King County Metro
Phone
+1 206-553-3000
Website
kingcounty.gov
Bus from Kirkland Transit Center - Bay 3 to 5th Ave S & S Jackson St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov
Quick Shuttle
Website
quickcoach.com
Shuttle from Bellingham Airport, WA to River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Schedules at
quickcoach.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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