There are 5 ways to get from Portland to Seattle Airport (SEA) by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Seattle (SEA) PDX - SEA

$82 - $212

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, OR to Seattle, WA Portland-Seattle / ...

$17 - $42

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Tacoma Amtrak Amtrak Cascades / ...

$37 - $82

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Tacoma, Wa 1420 / ...

$22 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Seattle Airport (SEA) 163 miles

$16 - $24

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portland to Seattle Airport (SEA) is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Seattle Airport (SEA) is to fly which takes 2 h 16 min and costs $80 - $220.

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The distance between Portland and Seattle Airport (SEA) is 216 km. The road distance is 261 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to get from Portland to Seattle Airport (SEA), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Seattle Airport (SEA). However, there are services departing from Portland, Or and arriving at SeaTac Station via Tacoma Dome Station - Zone E. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Seattle Airport (SEA), USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Delta fly from Portland to Seattle Airport (SEA) every 30 minutes. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Portland to Seattle Airport (SEA) 5 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $80 and the journey takes 2 h 32 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to Seattle
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Train operators
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Portland, OR to Seattle, WA
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Portland, Or to Tacoma, Wa
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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