COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply in United States. Learn More.

There are 9 ways to get from New York 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 Newark  •  7h 55m

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

$68 - $345

8 alternative options

Fly from New York JFK  •  8h 31m

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

$110 - $615

Fly from New York La Guardia  •  9h 50m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Seattle (SEA) LGA - SEA

$72 - $494

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  9h 16m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Seattle (SEA) PHL - SEA

$147 - $522

Train to Baltimore, fly  •  10h 3m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Seattle (SEA) BWI - SEA

$109 - $490

Train  •  2 days 18h

  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

$288 - $416

Bus  •  3 days 7h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Denver, Co
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Portland, Or
  3. Take the bus from Portland to Seattle

$369 - $558

Bus, train  •  4 days 17h

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal to Toronto, ON - Royal York Hotel Ny
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Vancouver
  3. Take the bus from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Seattle King Street Station

Drive  •  45h 23m

  1. Drive from New York to Seattle 2872.4 miles

$280 - $410

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in United States

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions may still be in place within United States. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for United States.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for United States.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for United States due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for United States

Currently, we are unable to provide domestic travel restriction information for travelling within United States. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status within United States, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for United States

Currently, we are unable to provide travel restriction information for leaving United States. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status in United States, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for United States

Last updated: August 5 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Seattle is to fly which costs $65 - $350 and takes 7h 55m.

More details

The quickest way to get from New York to Seattle is to fly which costs $65 - $350 and takes 7h 55m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Seattle. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Seattle via Denver, Co and Portland. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 7h.

More details

No, there is no direct train from New York station to Seattle station. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Seattle King Street Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 18h.

More details

The distance between New York and Seattle is 2416 miles. The road distance is 2872.4 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from New York to Seattle without a car is to train which takes 2 days 18h and costs $280 - $420.

More details

It takes approximately 7h 55m to get from New York to Seattle, including transfers.

More details

New York to Seattle bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

More details

New York to Seattle train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Penn Station.

More details

The best way to get from New York to Seattle is to fly which takes 7h 55m and costs $65 - $350. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $280 - $420 and takes 2 days 18h, you could also bus, which costs $360 - $600 and takes 3 days 7h.

Mode details

Map of how to get from New York to Seattle.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 2415.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 55m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Seattle, WA, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines and four other airlines fly from New York to Seattle hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from New York to Seattle via Chicago Union Station in around 2 days 18h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from New York La Guardia to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from New York La Guardia to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from New York La Guardia to Seattle via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Seattle via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Seattle via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Seattle via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from New York La Guardia to Seattle via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Newark to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Seattle via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Madison
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 51m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Seattle via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from New York Penn Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $85
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Train from Chicago Union Station to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
46h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$190 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Premium
$500 - $700
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $650
Business Seat
$450 - $650
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Train from New York Penn Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$55 - $120
Business Class Seat
$90 - $170
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 days 1h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$420 - $700
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$370 - $385
Economy
$420 - $600
EconomyPlus
$490 - $700
Business
$750 - $1,100
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
44h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$180 - $250
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$180 - $250
Flexible
$260 - $370
Bus from Denver, Co to Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
29h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$140 - $200
Flexible
$200 - $290
PDX
Website
rnopdx.com
Bus from Portland to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Schedules at
rnopdx.com
60 Days in Advance
$49
Regular
$105 - $111
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal to Toronto, ON - Royal York Hotel
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
Greyhound.ca
International
$60 - $85
Online Fare
$45 - $65
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $75
Standard Fare
$70 - $85
Refundable
$84 - $90
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
amtrak.com

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Seattle Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 45m.

Search flights

New York to Seattle bus services, operated by PDX, arrive at Seattle station.

More details

Seattle is 3h behind New York. It is currently 12:01 AM in New York and 9:01 PM in Seattle.

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between New York to Seattle is 2872 miles. It takes approximately 45h 23m to drive from New York to Seattle.

Get driving directions

Alaska Airlines, Inc., Sun Country Airlines, Air Canada and two other airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Seattle Airport.

Search flights

Book your New York to Seattle train tickets online with Omio and Omio.

Search and book

There are 581+ hotels available in Seattle. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details