There are 6 ways to get from Mountain View to Seattle by plane, train, bus 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 San Jose  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Seattle (SEA) SJC - SEA

$92 - $250

5 alternative options

Fly from San Francisco  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Seattle (SEA) SFO - SEA

$98 - $263

Train to Oakland, fly  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Seattle (SEA) OAK - SEA

$124 - $320

Bus  •  23 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Oakland, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Seattle, Wa

$104 - $263

Train  •  24 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak Coast Starlight

$123 - $374

Drive  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Mountain View to Seattle 847.3 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mountain View to Seattle is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 14 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mountain View to Seattle is to fly which costs $90 - $250 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The distance between Mountain View and Seattle is 710 miles. The road distance is 847.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to get from Mountain View to Seattle, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mountain View to Seattle. However, there are services departing from El Camino & Castro and arriving at Seattle, Wa via 1St & Santa Clara, San Jose, Ca, Oakland, Ca and Sacramento, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Mountain View to Seattle station. However, there are services departing from Mountain View Caltrain and arriving at Seattle King Street Station Amtrak via San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Mountain View, CA, USA and Seattle, WA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Delta fly from Mountain View to Seattle hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mountain View to Seattle via Santa Clara & 2Nd, 1St & Santa Clara, San Jose Caltrain Station, San Jose, Ca, Oakland, Ca, and Sacramento, Ca in around 23 h 22 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Jose to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from San Francisco to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Oakland to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Oakland to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Jose to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from San Francisco to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
23 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Bus operators
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 San Jose, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $190

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