There are 7 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  •  8 h

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

$169 - $423

Cheapest option

Fly from New York JFK  •  8 h 15 min

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

$148 - $445

5 alternative options

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  9 h 17 min

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

$247 - $814

Bus  •  2 days 15 h

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

$377 - $588

Train  •  2 days 18 h

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

$399 - $1,218

Train, bus  •  4 days 10 h

  1. Take the train from Grand Central Terminal to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Vancouver
  3. Take the bus from Vancouver, Bc to Seattle, Wa

$373 - $1,393

Drive  •  45 h 33 min

  1. Drive from New York to Seattle 2907.8 miles

$280 - $420

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Seattle is to fly which costs $140 - $450 and takes 8 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Seattle is to fly which costs $160 - $430 and takes 8 h.

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The distance between New York and Seattle is 2416 miles. The road distance is 2907.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 8 h to get from New York to Seattle, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Seattle. However, there are services departing from New York and arriving at Seattle, Wa via Clark & Cermak, Chicago, Minneapolis, MN and Missoula, Mt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 15 h.

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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 Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 18 h.

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

United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and three other airlines fly from New York to Seattle hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Seattle via Chicago, IL, Clark & Cermak, Clark & Harrison, Chicago, Minneapolis, MN, Minneapolis, MN, Missoula, MT, and Missoula, Mt in around 2 days 15 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Newark to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Nashville
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 5 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 Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 h 10 min
Frequency
Once 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 Grand Central Terminal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
13 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $100
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$170 - $240
Business
$180 - $250
Business Plus/Sleeper
$320 - $450
Train from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 days 14 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$280 - $400
Economy
$550 - $750
Economy Plus
$700 - $1,100
Business
$800 - $1,200
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,400 - $2,000
Bus operators
D&J Bus
Bus from New York to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Chicago
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
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
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 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
Bus from Vancouver, Bc to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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