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There are 4 ways to get from Northwest Seaport to Port Renfrew by ferry, bus, car ferry or car

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Ferry, bus  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the ferry from Seattle Clipper Terminal to Victoria Clipper Terminal Seattle to Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, BC to Port Renfrew, British Columbia Victoria / ...

$228 - $300

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  6h 10m

  1. Drive from Northwest Seaport to Port Angeles
  2. Take the car ferry from Port Angeles to Victoria
  3. Drive from Victoria to Port Renfrew

$51 - $127

2 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  9h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Seattle to Port Angeles Amtrak Bus Stop
  2. Take the car ferry from Port Angeles to Victoria
  3. Take the bus from Victoria, BC to Port Renfrew, British Columbia

$116 - $225

Bus  •  12h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Seattle to Vancouver
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver to Victoria Capital City Station
  3. Take the bus from Victoria, BC to Port Renfrew, British Columbia

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The cheapest way to get from Northwest Seaport to Port Renfrew is to drive and car ferry which costs $40 - $110 and takes 6h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Northwest Seaport to Port Renfrew is to drive and car ferry which costs $40 - $110 and takes 6h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Northwest Seaport to Port Renfrew. However, there are services departing from Fairview Ave N & Thomas St and arriving at Port Renfrew, British Columbia via Seattle, Vancouver and Victoria, BC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 41m.

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The distance between Northwest Seaport and Port Renfrew is 186 km.

The best way to get from Northwest Seaport to Port Renfrew without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 6h 19m and costs $180 - $240.

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It takes approximately 6h 19m to get from Northwest Seaport to Port Renfrew, including transfers.

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Northwest Seaport to Port Renfrew bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Seattle station.

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Northwest Seaport to Port Renfrew bus services, operated by West Coast Trail Express, arrive at Port Renfrew, British Columbia station.

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There are five+ hotels available in Port Renfrew. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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Map of how to get from Northwest Seaport to Port Renfrew.
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  • Distance: 185.5 km
  • Duration: 6h 19m

What companies run services between Northwest Seaport, WA, USA and Port Renfrew, BC, Canada?

You can take a bus from Northwest Seaport to Port Renfrew via Fairview Ave N & Thomas St, 2nd Ave Ext & Jackson St S, Seattle, Vancouver, and Victoria, BC in around 12h 41m.

Bus operators
West Coast Trail Express
Phone
1-250-477-8700
Email
bus@trailbus.com
Website
trailbus.com
Bus from Victoria, BC to Port Renfrew, British Columbia
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
trailbus.com
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Seattle to Port Angeles Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Bus from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Bus from Vancouver to Victoria Capital City Station
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
amtrak.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 Seattle Amtrak to Port Angeles
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$55 - $85
Ferry operators
Victoria Clipper
Phone
+1 800-888-2535
Website
clippervacations.com
Ferry from Seattle Clipper Terminal to Victoria Clipper Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $210
Schedules at
clippervacations.com
Black Ball Ferry Line
Website
cohoferry.com
Car ferry from Port Angeles to Victoria
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $85
Schedules at
cohoferry.com
Book at
cohoferry.com
Adult
$24
Vehicle & Passenger
$83
Motorcycle & Passenger
$47

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