There are 5 ways to get from Milwaukee 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Milwaukee  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Seattle (SEA) MKE - SEA

$144 - $556

4 alternative options

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Seattle (SEA) ORD - SEA

$163 - $367

Bus  •  44 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Minneapolis, Mn
  2. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Missoula, MT 933
  3. Take the bus from Missoula, Mt to Seattle, Wa

$299 - $522

Train  •  44 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak Empire Builder

$260 - $800

Drive  •  31 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Milwaukee to Seattle 2041.7 miles

$200 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milwaukee to Seattle is to fly which costs $140 - $600 and takes 6 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milwaukee to Seattle is to fly which costs $140 - $600 and takes 6 h 19 min.

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The distance between Milwaukee and Seattle is 1697 miles. The road distance is 2041.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to get from Milwaukee to Seattle, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milwaukee to Seattle. However, there are services departing from Milwaukee, Wi and arriving at Seattle, Wa via Hennepin Ave & Maple St, Minneapolis, MN and Missoula, Mt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 h 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak station and arriving at Seattle King Street Station Amtrak station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 h 33 min.

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What companies run services between Milwaukee, WI, USA and Seattle, WA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and three other airlines fly from Milwaukee to Seattle hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milwaukee to Seattle via Minneapolis, Mn, Hennepin Ave & Maple St, Hennepin Ave & 9th St S, Minneapolis, MN, Missoula, MT, and Missoula, Mt in around 44 h 28 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Milwaukee to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Milwaukee to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Milwaukee to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$460 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$950 - $1,400
Bus operators
Coach USA
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 Milwaukee, Wi to Minneapolis, Mn
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
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
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Missoula, MT
Ave. Duration
25 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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