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There are 5 ways to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Vancouver Airport (YVR) by plane, bus, train, car or shuttle

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  •  55m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Vancouver (YVR) SEA - YVR

$95 - $290

Cheapest option

Line 156 bus, line 150 bus, bus, line 351 bus  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the line 156 bus from S 176th St & International Blvd - Bay 4 to Andover Park W & Baker Blvd - Bay 1 156
  2. Take the line 150 bus from Andover Park W & Baker Blvd - Bay 4 to Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A 150
  3. Take the bus from Seattle, WA - Amtrak to Surrey, BC
  4. Take the line 351 bus from White Rock Centre @ Bay 5 to Bridgeport Station @ Bay 1 351

$35 - $53

3 alternative options

Train  •  6h 5m

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak Cascades

$42 - $96

Drive  •  2h 53m

  1. Drive from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Vancouver Airport (YVR) 153.9 miles

$20 - $30

Shuttle  •  4h 8m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Seattle, WA - SeaTac Airport to River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond N1 Northbound. Summer schedule May 5 / ...

$49 - $63

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Vancouver Airport (YVR) is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 2h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Vancouver Airport (YVR) is to fly which costs $95 - $290 and takes 55m.

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The distance between Seattle Airport (SEA) and Vancouver Airport (YVR) is 128 miles. The road distance is 153.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Vancouver Airport (YVR) without a car is to line 156 bus and line 150 bus and bus and line 351 bus which takes 5h 55m and costs $35 - $55.

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It takes approximately 55m to fly from Seattle (SEA) to Vancouver (YVR), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Vancouver Airport (YVR) is to fly which takes 55m and costs $95 - $290. Alternatively, you can line 156 bus and line 150 bus and bus and line 351 bus, which costs $35 - $55 and takes 5h 55m, you could also train, which costs $40 - $100 and takes 6h 5m.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Vancouver Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle Airport (SEA) to Vancouver Airport (YVR) is 154 miles. It takes approximately 2h 53m to drive from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Vancouver Airport (YVR).

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

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There are 636+ hotels available in Vancouver Airport (YVR). Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Vancouver Airport (YVR).
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  • Distance: 128.2 miles
  • Duration: 55m

What companies run services between Seattle Airport (SEA), USA and Vancouver Airport (YVR), Canada?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., Air Canada and Delta fly from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Vancouver Airport (YVR) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Vancouver Airport (YVR) via Andover Park W & Baker Blvd - Bay 1, Andover Park W & Baker Blvd - Bay 4, Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A, Seattle, WA - Amtrak, Surrey, BC, Northbound King George Blvd @ 1100 Block, White Rock Centre @ Bay 5, Bridgeport Station @ Bay 1, and Bridgeport Station Platform 1 in around 5h 55m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
4h
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
King County Metro
Phone
+1 206-553-3000
Website
kingcounty.gov
Bus from S 176th St & International Blvd - Bay 4 to Andover Park W & Baker Blvd - Bay 1
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov
Bus from Andover Park W & Baker Blvd - Bay 4 to Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov
Amtrak Thruway

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 Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Seattle, WA - Amtrak to Surrey, BC
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Bus from White Rock Centre @ Bay 5 to Bridgeport Station @ Bay 1
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
translink.ca
Quick Shuttle
Website
quickcoach.com
Shuttle from Seattle, WA - SeaTac Airport to River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
quickcoach.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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