There are 9 ways to get from Ottawa to Seattle by plane, shuttle, ferry, 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 Ottawa to Seattle  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Seattle (SEA) YOW - SEA

$225 - $907

8 alternative options

Fly Ottawa to Vancouver, shuttle  •  10 h 41 min

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

$243 - $763

Fly Ottawa to Abbotsford, shuttle  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Abbotsford (YXX) YOW - YXX
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Lynden, WA to Seattle, WA - Convention Center

$289 - $875

Fly Ottawa to Victoria, ferry  •  14 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Victoria (YYJ) YOW - YYJ
  2. Take the ferry from Victoria Clipper Terminal to Seattle Clipper Terminal

$375 - $755

Train to Montreal, fly to Vancouver, shuttle  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Dorval
  2. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Vancouver (YVR) YUL - YVR
  3. Take a shuttle bus from River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond to Seattle, WA - Convention Centre

$271 - $744

Train via Chicago Union Station Amtrak  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Windsor
  3. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak

$406 - $1,255

Bus  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago to Minneapolis, MN
  4. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Missoula, MT 933
  5. Take the bus from Missoula, Mt to Seattle, Wa

$361 - $740

Train  •  4 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Vancouver
  3. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak

$360 - $1,328

Drive  •  46 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Seattle 2912.8 miles

$380 - $600

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Seattle is to train and fly and shuttle which costs $350 - $1,000 and takes 12 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Seattle is to fly which costs $290 - $1,200 and takes 10 h 21 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Seattle is 3523 km. The road distance is 4660.5 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 21 min to get from Ottawa to Seattle, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Seattle. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Seattle, Wa via Toronto, On, Chicago, Minneapolis, MN and Missoula, Mt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 18 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Ottawa to Seattle station. However, there are services departing from Ottawa and arriving at Seattle King Street Station Amtrak via Toronto and Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 days 1 h.

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What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Seattle, WA, USA?

Air Canada, United Airlines and four other airlines fly from Ottawa to Seattle every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ottawa to Seattle via Toronto, Windsor, Detroit Amtrak, and Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 2 days 14 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Seattle via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,900
Flights from Ottawa to Seattle via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Flights from Ottawa to Seattle via Toronto, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
9 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Flights from Ottawa to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Vancouver via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Vancouver via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Vancouver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Vancouver via Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Abbotsford via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Flights from Ottawa to Victoria via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Victoria via Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Ottawa to Victoria via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Victoria via Calgary
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Victoria via Toronto, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Victoria via Edmonton, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Victoria via Toronto, Calgary
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Victoria via Montreal, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Montreal to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Vancouver via Victoria
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Vancouver via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Vancouver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to Seattle via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Ottawa to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Vancouver via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Abbotsford via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Ottawa to Abbotsford via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
9 h 42 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Ottawa to Abbotsford via Toronto, Calgary
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Ottawa to Abbotsford via Toronto, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
10 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Ottawa to Abbotsford via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Ottawa to Abbotsford via Winnipeg, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Ottawa to Victoria via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $750
Flights from Ottawa to Victoria via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $750
Flights from Ottawa to Victoria via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $750
Flights from Ottawa to Victoria via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$480 - $750
Flights from Ottawa to Victoria via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$480 - $750
Flights from Montreal to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ottawa to Seattle via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,900
Flights from Ottawa to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Ottawa to Seattle via Newark
Ave. Duration
8 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Ottawa to Seattle via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ottawa to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
9 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ottawa to Seattle via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,600
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Montreal to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$270 - $3,600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Dorval
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $140
Train from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$70 - $100
Economy Plus
$100 - $150
Business
$100 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$180 - $260
Train from Toronto to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $55
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$85 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
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
$750 - $1,100
Business
$800 - $1,200
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,400 - $2,000
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
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
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
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
BellAir Airporter Shuttle
Phone
+1 866-235-5247
Email
shuttle@airporter.com
Website
airporter.com
Shuttle from Lynden, WA to Seattle, WA - Convention Center
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
airporter.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $70
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 Toronto, On to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $140
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
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Ferry operators
Victoria Clipper
Phone
+1 800-888-2535
Website
clippervacations.com
Ferry from Victoria Clipper Terminal to Seattle Clipper Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
clippervacations.com

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