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

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

Line 574 bus, train  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 574 bus from SeaTac Airport Terminal - Bay 2 to Tacoma Dome Station - Zone H 574
  2. Take the train from Tacoma Amtrak Station to Centralia Amtrak Station Amtrak Cascades / ...

$29 - $89

Cheapest option

Line 574 bus, bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 574 bus from SeaTac Airport Terminal - Bay 2 to Tacoma Dome Station - Zone H 574
  2. Take the bus from Tacoma, Wa to Centralia, Wa 1431 / ...

$15 - $31

3 alternative options

Bus, line 500 bus, train  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from International Blvd & S 176th St - Bay 1 to Federal Way TC - Bay 1 574
  2. Take the line 500 bus from Federal Way TC - Bay 5 to Puyallup Ave & E J St 500
  3. Take the train from Tacoma Amtrak Station to Centralia Amtrak Station

$29 - $56

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Centralia 72.7 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take a town car from Seattle Airport to Centralia 72.7 miles

$170 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Centralia is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Centralia is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Centralia. However, there are services departing from SeaTac Airport Terminal - Bay 2 and arriving at Centralia, Wa via Tacoma, Wa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Seattle Airport (SEA) and Centralia is 59 miles. The road distance is 72.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Centralia without a car is to line 574 bus and train which takes 2 h 42 min and costs $28 - $90.

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Centralia, including transfers.

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Seattle Airport (SEA) to Centralia bus services, operated by Sound Transit, depart from SeaTac Airport Terminal - Bay 2 station.

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Seattle Airport (SEA) to Centralia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Centralia, Wa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle Airport (SEA) to Centralia is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to drive from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Centralia.

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There are 21+ hotels available in Centralia. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Centralia.
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  • Distance: 59.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 42 min

What companies run services between Seattle Airport (SEA), USA and Centralia, WA, USA?

You can take a bus from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Centralia via Tacoma Dome Station - Zone H and Tacoma, Wa in around 2 h 51 min.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Tacoma Amtrak Station to Centralia Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Sound Transit
Phone
+1 206-398-5000
Website
soundtransit.org
Bus from SeaTac Airport Terminal - Bay 2 to Tacoma Dome Station - Zone H
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
soundtransit.org
Bus from SeaTac Station to Federal Way TC - Bay 5
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
soundtransit.org
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 Centralia, Wa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$21 - $27
King County Metro
Phone
+1 206-553-3000
Website
kingcounty.gov
Bus from International Blvd & S 176th St - Bay 1 to Federal Way TC - Bay 1
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov
Pierce Transit
Phone
+1 253-581-8000
Website
piercetransit.org
Bus from Federal Way TC - Bay 5 to Puyallup Ave & E J St
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
piercetransit.org
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from Seattle Airport to Centralia
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$170 - $250
Private
$170 - $250

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