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There are 5 ways to get from Pullman to Olympia by plane, bus or car

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Fly from Pullman, bus  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Pullman (PUW) to Seattle (SEA) PUW - SEA
  2. Take the bus from Tacoma Dome Station Zone G to Capitol at 7th [nb]

$146 - $442

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Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Pullman, WA to Spokane, WA 732
  2. Take the bus from Spokane to Tacoma Greyhound 736
  3. Take the bus from Tacoma Dome Station Zone G to Capitol at 7th [nb] 612

$82 - $148

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Bus to Spokane, fly, bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from WSU French Admin, Pullman, WA to Spokane Airport
  2. Fly from Spokane (GEG) to Seattle (SEA) GEG - SEA
  3. Take the bus from Tacoma Dome Station Zone G to Capitol at 7th [nb]

$111 - $303

Bus  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from WSU French Admin, Pullman, WA to Southcenter Mall, Seattle, WA Weekend Express WB
  2. Take the bus from Tacoma Dome Station Zone G to Capitol at 7th [nb] 612 / ...

$85 - $107

Drive  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Pullman to Olympia 330.2 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Pullman to Olympia is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pullman to Olympia is to fly and bus which costs $140 - $450 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pullman to Olympia. However, there are services departing from WSU French Admin, Pullman, WA and arriving at Capitol at 7th [nb] via Andover Park W & Baker Blvd - Bay 1, SeaTac Station and Tacoma Dome Station Zone G. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 14 min.

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The distance between Pullman and Olympia is 273 miles. The road distance is 330.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Pullman to Olympia without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 14 min and costs $85 - $110.

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Pullman to Olympia, including transfers.

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Pullman to Olympia bus services, operated by Wheatland Express, depart from WSU French Admin, Pullman, WA station.

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The quickest flight from Pullman Airport to Seattle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 16 min.

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Pullman to Olympia bus services, operated by Intercity Transit, arrive at Capitol at 7th [nb] station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pullman to Olympia is 330 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to drive from Pullman to Olympia.

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  • Distance: 272.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

What companies run services between Pullman, WA, USA and Olympia, WA, USA?

You can take a bus from Pullman to Olympia via Southcenter Mall, Seattle, WA, Andover Park W & Baker Blvd - Bay 1, S 176th St & 30th Ave S - Bay 3, SeaTac Station, and Tacoma Dome Station Zone G in around 8 h 14 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Pullman to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Spokane to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Spokane to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Spokane to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Tacoma, Wa to Olympia, Wa
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $21
Wheatland Express
Website
wheatlandexpress.com
Bus from WSU French Admin, Pullman, WA to Spokane Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
wheatlandexpress.com
Bus from WSU French Admin, Pullman, WA to Southcenter Mall, Seattle, WA
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$79
Schedules at
wheatlandexpress.com
Amtrak Thruway

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 Pullman, WA to Spokane, WA
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
amtrak.com
Northwestern Trailways
Phone
+1 800-366-6975
Website
northwesterntrailways.com
Bus from Pullman to Spokane
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
northwesterntrailways.com
Bus from Spokane to Tacoma Greyhound
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
northwesterntrailways.com

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Alaska Airlines, Inc. offers flights from Pullman Airport to Seattle Airport.

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There are 31+ hotels available in Olympia. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Pullman to Pullman Airport is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs $23 - $28.

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