There are 7 ways to get from Seattle to Burnaby by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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

Train  •  4 h 20 min

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

$35 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, WA to Vancouver, BC Seattle-Vancouver / ...

$16 - $49

5 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Vancouver, Bc 1420 / ...

$26 - $52

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Burnaby 137.5 miles

$18 - $27

Fly Seattle to Vancouver, subway  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Vancouver (YVR) SEA - YVR
  2. Take the subway from Waterfront Station Platform 2 to Commercial-Broadway Station Platform 4
  3. Take the subway from Commercial-Broadway Station Platform 2 to Sperling-Burnaby Lake Station Platform 2

Fly Seattle Lake Union SPB to Coal Harbour Spb, subway  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Seattle Lake Union SPB (LKE) to Coal Harbour Spb (CXH) LKE - CXH
  2. Take the subway from Commercial-Broadway Station Platform 2 to Sperling-Burnaby Lake Station Platform 2

Fly Seattle to Bellingham, subway  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Bellingham (BLI) SEA - BLI
  2. Take the subway from Bridgeport Station to Waterfront Station Canada Line
  3. Take the subway from Commercial-Broadway Station Platform 2 to Sperling-Burnaby Lake Station Platform 2

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Burnaby is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Burnaby is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Seattle and Burnaby is 119 miles. The road distance is 137.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Seattle to Burnaby, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Seattle to Burnaby. However, there are services departing from Seattle, Wa and arriving at Eb Hastings St Fs Duthie Ave via Nb Main St Fs Terminal Ave and Eb W Hastings St Fs Cambie St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

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

Amtrak operates a train from Seattle to Burnaby twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 4 h. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from Seattle to Burnaby 5 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $50 and the journey takes 4 h.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Seattle to Bellingham
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 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
Kenmore Air
Website
kenmoreair.com
Flights from Seattle Lake Union SPB to Coal Harbour Spb
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
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 Waterfront Station Platform 2 to Commercial-Broadway Station Platform 4
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
translink.ca
Subway from Commercial-Broadway Station Platform 2 to Sperling-Burnaby Lake Station Platform 2
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
translink.ca
Subway from Bridgeport Station to Waterfront Station Canada Line
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Vancouver, Bc
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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