There are 8 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Seattle by plane, shuttle, train, bus or car

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Fly New York JFK to Seattle  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Seattle (SEA) JFK - SEA

$150 - $428

7 alternative options

Fly New York JFK to Vancouver, shuttle  •  10 h 12 min

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

$202 - $557

Fly New York JFK to Portland, train  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Portland (PDX) JFK - PDX
  2. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Seattle King Street Station

$199 - $527

Fly Newark to Seattle  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Seattle (SEA) EWR - SEA

$175 - $433

Train  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Seattle King Street Station Empire Builder

$397 - $1,229

Bus  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn
  3. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Missoula, MT 933
  4. Take the bus from Missoula, Mt to Seattle, Wa

$392 - $759

Train, bus  •  4 days 19 h

  1. Take the train from New York to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Vancouver
  3. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Seattle, WA

$380 - $1,409

Drive  •  45 h 53 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Seattle 2931 miles

$280 - $420

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Seattle station. However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at Seattle King Street Station via Jamaica, New York Penn Station and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 19 h.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Seattle is 2429 miles. The road distance is 2931 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Seattle without a car is to train which takes 2 days 19 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 41 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Seattle, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Seattle train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Seattle is to fly which takes 6 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 days 19 h, you could also bus, which costs and takes 2 days 20 h.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Seattle Airport is the direct flight which takes 6 h 7 min.

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Seattle is 3 h behind New York JFK Airport (JFK). It is currently 3:47 PM in New York JFK Airport (JFK) and 12:47 PM in Seattle.

New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Seattle train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Seattle King Street Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Seattle is 2931 miles. It takes approximately 45 h 53 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Seattle.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Seattle.
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  • Distance: 2428.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 41 min

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Seattle, WA, USA?

Delta, JetBlue Airways and three other airlines fly from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Seattle hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Seattle via Jamaica, NY, Jamaica, Penn Station, New York Penn Station, and Chicago Union Station in around 2 days 19 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Portland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Portland via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Portland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Portland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Portland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$50 - $65
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
46 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Toronto
Ave. Duration
12 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $100
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$170 - $250
Business
$180 - $260
Business Plus/Sleeper
$320 - $450
Train from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 days 23 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$290 - $400
Economy
$550 - $750
Economy Plus
$750 - $1,100
Business
$800 - $1,200
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,400 - $2,000
Bus operators
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
Book at
gotobus.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 New York, Ny to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $210
Bus from Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
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
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines, Sun Country Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Seattle Airport.

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