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There are 10 ways to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Galveston by plane, shuttle, bus, car or train

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

Fly to Houston Hobby Apt, shuttle  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) SEA - HOU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Houston Hobby Airport, TX to Galveston, TX

$222 - $426

Cheapest option

Fly to Houston, bus  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Houston (IAH) SEA - IAH
  2. Take the bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston

$180 - $450

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Fly to Beaumont/Port Arthur, drive  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Beaumont/Port Arthur (BPT) SEA - BPT
  2. Drive from Beaumont/Port Arthur to Galveston

$232 - $840

Fly to Lake Charles, drive  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Lake Charles (LCH) SEA - LCH
  2. Drive from Lake Charles to Galveston

$219 - $779

Fly to College Station, bus, shuttle  •  12 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to College Station (CLL) SEA - CLL
  2. Take the bus from Bryan, Tx to Houston, Tx
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Houston Hobby Airport, TX to Galveston, TX

$345 - $1,043

Bus  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, WA to Portland, OR
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Dallas, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Longview, Tx
  5. Take the bus from Longview Amtrak Station to Galveston Amtrak Bus Stop

Bus via Los Angeles, Ca  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the bus from Tacoma, Wa to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Longview, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Longview Amtrak Station to Galveston Amtrak Bus Stop

Train, bus  •  3 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Longview Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Longview Amtrak Station to Galveston Amtrak Bus Stop

Train, bus via Los Angeles Union Station  •  3 days 15 h

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Los Angeles Union Station
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Longview Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Longview Amtrak Station to Galveston Amtrak Bus Stop

Drive  •  38 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Galveston 2511.8 miles

$240 - $360

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Galveston is to fly and bus which costs $180 - $450 and takes 7 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Galveston is to fly and shuttle which costs $220 - $430 and takes 6 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Galveston. However, there are services departing from SeaTac Airport Terminal - Bay 2 and arriving at Galveston Amtrak Bus Stop via Tacoma, Wa, Los Angeles, Ca, Dallas, Tx and Longview Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 20 h.

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The distance between Seattle Airport (SEA) and Galveston is 1940 miles. The road distance is 2511.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Galveston without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 18 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Galveston, including transfers.

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Seattle Airport (SEA) to Galveston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Tacoma, Wa station.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Houston Hobby Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 20 min.

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Seattle Airport (SEA) to Galveston bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Galveston Amtrak Bus Stop station.

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Galveston is 2 h ahead of Seattle Airport (SEA). It is currently 3:03 PM in Seattle Airport (SEA) and 5:03 PM in Galveston.

Map of how to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Galveston.
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  • Distance: 1940.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 35 min

What companies run services between Seattle Airport (SEA), USA and Galveston, TX, USA?

You can take a bus from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Galveston via Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A, Seattle, WA, Portland, OR, Portland, Or, Denver, Co, Dallas, Tx, Longview, Tx, and Longview Amtrak Station in around 2 days 18 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Seattle to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Seattle to Beaumont/Port Arthur via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Beaumont/Port Arthur via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Beaumont/Port Arthur via Los Angeles, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
11 h 58 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Beaumont/Port Arthur via San Francisco, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 13 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Lake Charles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Seattle to College Station via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Seattle to College Station via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Houston via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Lake Charles via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Lake Charles via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Lake Charles via San Francisco, Houston
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Seattle to College Station via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Seattle to College Station via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Houston Hobby Apt via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Houston Hobby Apt via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Houston Hobby Apt via San Diego
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Houston Hobby Apt via Oakland
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Houston via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Seattle to Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
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 Seattle King Street Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
45 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice 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 Chicago Union Station to Longview Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
18 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Business Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Room
$470 - $650
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
35 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Longview Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
42 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$230 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$490 - $700
Room
$850 - $1,200
Bus operators
Galveston Limousine
Website
galvestonlimo.com
Shuttle from Houston Hobby Airport, TX to Galveston, TX
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
galvestonlimousineservice.com
Bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
galvestonlimousineservice.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 Bryan, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
28 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Bus from Denver, Co to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
19 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $150
Flexible
$160 - $220
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Longview, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Tacoma, Wa to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
26 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$200 - $270
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
29 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Seattle, WA to Portland, OR
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
boltbus.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Longview Amtrak Station to Galveston Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle Airport (SEA) to Galveston is 2512 miles. It takes approximately 38 h 53 min to drive from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Galveston.

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American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Seattle Airport to Houston Hobby Apt Airport.

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