There are 6 ways to get from Seattle to Bowen Island by bus, car ferry, train, car, plane, subway 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

Bus, car ferry  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, WA to Vancouver, BC Seattle-Vancouver / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Horseshoe Bay, BC to Bowen Island

$25 - $89

5 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak Amtrak Cascades
  2. Take the car ferry from Horseshoe Bay, BC to Bowen Island

$48 - $126

Drive, car ferry  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Horseshoe Bay, BC
  2. Take the car ferry from Horseshoe Bay, BC to Bowen Island

$30 - $70

Fly to Vancouver, line 250 bus, car ferry  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Vancouver (YVR) SEA - YVR
  2. Take the line 250 bus from Wb W Georgia St Fs Seymour St to Horseshoe Bay Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the car ferry from Horseshoe Bay, BC to Bowen Island

$110 - $336

Fly to Bellingham, subway, line 250 bus, car ferry  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Bellingham (BLI) SEA - BLI
  2. Take the subway from Bridgeport Station to Vancouver City Centre Station
  3. Take the line 250 bus from Wb W Georgia St Fs Seymour St to Horseshoe Bay Ferry Terminal
  4. Take the car ferry from Horseshoe Bay, BC to Bowen Island

Shuttle, car ferry  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Seattle, WA - Convention Centre to Holiday Inn Downtown, Vancouver, BC N2 Northbound. Summer schedule May 5 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Horseshoe Bay, BC to Bowen Island

$60 - $105

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Bowen Island, BC, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Seattle to Bowen Island. However, you can take the bus to Vancouver, BC, take the walk to Main Street-Science World Station Platform 1, take the subway to Burrard Station Platform 1, take the walk to Wb W Georgia St Fs Burrard St--, take the line 250 bus to Horseshoe Bay Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Horseshoe Bay, BC, then take the car ferry to Bowen Island. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Seattle to Bowen Island via Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak, Main Street-Science World Station Platform 1, Burrard Station Platform 1, Wb W Georgia St Fs Burrard St--, Horseshoe Bay Ferry Terminal, and Horseshoe Bay, BC in around 5 h 55 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Seattle to Bellingham
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak
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
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Subway from Bridgeport Station to Vancouver City Centre Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
infomaps.translink.ca
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Seattle, WA to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
boltbus.com
West Vancouver Blue Bus
Phone
+1 604-925-7777
Email
bluebusinfo@westvancouver.ca
Website
translink.ca
Bus from Wb W Georgia St Fs Seymour St to Horseshoe Bay Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
westvancouver.ca
Quick Shuttle
Website
quickcoach.com
Shuttle from Seattle, WA - Convention Centre to Holiday Inn Downtown, Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
quickcoach.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Ferry operators
BC Ferries
Website
bcferries.com
Car ferry from Horseshoe Bay, BC to Bowen Island
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $40
Schedules at
bcferries.com
Passenger
$10
Standard Vehicle
$37
Motorcycle
$24

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Seattle to Bowen Island?

The distance between Seattle and Bowen Island is 211 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Seattle to Bowen Island?

The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Bowen Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $29 - $70 and takes 3 h 19 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Seattle to Bowen Island?

The quickest way to get from Seattle to Bowen Island is to drive and car ferry which takes 3 h 19 min and costs $29 - $70.

How long does it take to get from Seattle to Bowen Island?

It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Seattle to Bowen Island, including transfers.