There are 5 ways to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Portland by plane, 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  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Portland (PDX) SEA - PDX

$83 - $211

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, WA to Portland, OR Seattle-Portland / ...

$18 - $43

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Tacoma, Wa to Portland, Or 1429

$22 - $54

Train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Tacoma Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak Cascades / ...

$33 - $84

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Portland 161.7 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Portland is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Portland is to fly which costs $80 - $220 and takes 1 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Portland. However, there are services departing from SeaTac Airport Terminal - Bay 2 and arriving at Portland, Or via Tacoma, Wa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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The distance between Seattle Airport (SEA) and Portland is 135 miles. The road distance is 161.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Portland without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 55 min and costs $21 - $55.

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It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Portland, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Portland is to fly which takes 1 h 27 min and costs $80 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $21 - $55 and takes 3 h 55 min, you could also train, which costs $30 - $85 and takes 4 h 27 min.

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Map of how to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Portland.
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  • Distance: 134.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 27 min

What companies run services between Seattle Airport (SEA), USA and Portland, OR, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Delta fly from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Portland hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Portland hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Portland
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Seattle to Portland via Redmond
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Portland
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
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 Tacoma Amtrak to Portland Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
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 Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
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

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