Directions from Raleigh to Seattle

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Recommended option

Fly  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Seattle (SEA) RDU - SEA

$154 - $447

5 alternative options

Train  •  3 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak

$424 - $1,297

Bus  •  3 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Denver, Co
  4. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Stanfield
  5. Take the bus from Stanfield to Seattle, Wa

$316 - $826

Train via Alexandria Amtrak  •  3 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak

$443 - $1,334

Megabus, bus, train  •  4 days 18 h

  1. Take the Megabus from Durham to Washington
  2. Take the bus from Washington to Toronto
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Vancouver
  4. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Seattle, WA

$388 - $1,271

Drive  •  46 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Raleigh to Seattle 2928.3 miles

$280 - $420

Questions & Answers

The distance between Raleigh and Seattle is 3801 km. The road distance is 4685 km.

The cheapest way to get from Raleigh to Seattle is to fly which costs $150 - $450 and takes 7 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Raleigh to Seattle is to fly which takes 7 h 55 min and costs $150 - $450.

No, there is no direct train from Raleigh to Seattle. However, there are services departing from Raleigh Amtrak and arriving at Seattle King Street Station Amtrak via Washington Union Station Amtrak and Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 0 h.

No, there is no direct bus from Raleigh to Seattle. However, there are services departing from GoRaleigh Station and arriving at Seattle, Wa via Raleigh, Nc, Atlanta, Ga, St Louis, Mo, Denver, Co and Stanfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 1 h.

It takes approximately 7 h 55 min to get from Raleigh to Seattle, including transfers.

What companies run services between Raleigh, NC, USA and Seattle, WA, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., Delta and three other airlines fly from Raleigh to Seattle hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Raleigh to Seattle via Washington Union Station Amtrak and Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 3 days 0 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Seattle via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Seattle via Nashville
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Seattle via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Seattle via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Seattle via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Raleigh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
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 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 Raleigh Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $330
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
23 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $350
Room
$490 - $700
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 days 14 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$290 - $410
Economy
$550 - $800
Economy Plus
$750 - $1,100
Business
$800 - $1,200
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,400 - $2,100
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$150 - $210
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Durham to Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington to Toronto
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Seattle, WA
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
boltbus.com

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