There are 4 ways to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Banff National Park by plane, shuttle, bus, train 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.

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Fly, Banff Airport shuttle  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Calgary (YYC) SEA - YYC
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB

$151 - $441

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Coquitlam, Bc 1420 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Coquitlam, BC to Banff, AB 5000 / ...

$67 - $168

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  20 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak Cascades
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Banff, AB 5000 / ...

$83 - $208

Drive  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Banff National Park 617.9 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The distance between Seattle Airport (SEA) and Banff National Park is 400 miles. The road distance is 617.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Banff National Park without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Banff National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Calgary Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 38 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle Airport (SEA) to Banff National Park is 618 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 55 min to drive from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Banff National Park.

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WestJet, Alaska Airlines, Inc., Delta and Air Canada offer flights from Seattle Airport to Calgary Airport.

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There are 124+ hotels available in Banff National Park. Prices start at $142 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Banff National Park.
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  • Distance: 400.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

What companies run services between Seattle Airport (SEA), USA and Banff National Park, AB, Canada?

You can take a bus from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Banff National Park via Stadium Stn Rail & SODO Busway/S Royal Brougham Way, Seattle, Wa, Coquitlam, Bc, Coquitlam, BC, and Banff, AB in around 19 h 4 min.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Seattle to Calgary
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Calgary via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Seattle to Calgary
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Calgary via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Calgary
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Calgary
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
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
Brewster Express
Phone
1-866-606-6700
Website
banffjaspercollection.com
Shuttle from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Book at
bookings.banffjaspercollection.com
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 Seattle, Wa to Coquitlam, Bc
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Coquitlam, BC to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$80 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130

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