There are 10 ways to get from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Seattle (SEA) PHL - SEA

$169 - $611

9 alternative options

Train to Baltimore, fly  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Seattle (SEA) BWI - SEA

$235 - $606

Train to Newark, fly  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Seattle (SEA) EWR - SEA

$178 - $467

Train to Reagan Washington, fly  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Seattle (SEA) DCA - SEA

$250 - $687

Train to Washington Dulles, fly  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Seattle (SEA) IAD - SEA

$266 - $694

Train via Washington Union Station  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Seattle King Street Station

$464 - $1,406

Bus  •  3 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Denver, Co
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Stanfield
  3. Take the bus from Stanfield to Seattle, Wa

$304 - $774

Train  •  3 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Chicago Union Station Cardinal
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Seattle King Street Station Empire Builder

$410 - $1,250

Bus, train  •  4 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus from 30th St. Station Philadelphia to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Vancouver
  3. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Seattle, WA

$351 - $1,237

Drive  •  44 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Seattle 2877.6 miles

$280 - $410

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Seattle is to fly which costs $160 - $650 and takes 7 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Seattle is to fly which costs $160 - $650 and takes 7 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Seattle. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Seattle, Wa via Denver, Co and Stanfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 1 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia station to Seattle station. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station and arriving at Seattle King Street Station via Washington Union Station and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 19 h.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Seattle is 2387 miles. The road distance is 2877.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Seattle without a car is to train which takes 2 days 19 h and costs $460 - $1,500.

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It takes approximately 7 h 46 min to get from Philadelphia to Seattle, including transfers.

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Philadelphia to Seattle bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Philadelphia, Pa station.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Seattle.
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  • Distance: 2387.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 46 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Seattle, WA, USA?

American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and five other airlines fly from Philadelphia to Seattle hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Philadelphia to Seattle via Washington Union Station and Chicago Union Station in around 2 days 19 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Nashville
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Nashville
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
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 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Newark to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
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
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
26 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$290 - $400
Room
$550 - $750
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
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 - $410
Economy
$550 - $750
Economy Plus
$750 - $1,100
Business
$800 - $1,200
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,400 - $2,000
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 Philadelphia, Pa to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
41 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$160 - $270
Flexible
$310 - $410
Bus from Denver, Co to Stanfield
Ave. Duration
25 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $190
Flexible
$220 - $290
Bus from Stanfield to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
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