There are 5 ways to get from Seattle to Crater Lake National Park by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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, taxi  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Chemult Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take a taxi from Chemult Amtrak to Crater Lake National Park

$187 - $328

Cheapest option

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  17 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Medford, Or
  2. Take the bus from Medford Greyhound to Running Y Ranch
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Running Y Ranch to Crater Lake, OR

$86 - $187

3 alternative options

Drive  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Crater Lake National Park 423.6 miles

$40 - $60

Fly to Redmond, bus, taxi  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Redmond (RDM) SEA - RDM
  2. Take the bus from Redmond Airport to Chemult Amtrak Station
  3. Take a taxi from Chemult Amtrak Station to Crater Lake National Park

$242 - $431

Fly to Medford, bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Medford (MFR) SEA - MFR
  2. Take the bus from Medford Airport to Running Y Ranch
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Running Y Ranch to Crater Lake, OR

$135 - $316

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Crater Lake National Park is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 8 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Crater Lake National Park is to fly and bus and taxi which takes 6 h 51 min and costs $240 - $440.

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The distance between Seattle and Crater Lake National Park is 522 km. The road distance is 678 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 20 min to get from Seattle to Crater Lake National Park, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Seattle to Crater Lake National Park. However, there are services departing from Seattle, Wa and arriving at Crater Lake, OR via Medford Greyhound and Running Y Ranch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 22 min.

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What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Crater Lake National Park, OR, USA?

You can take a bus from Seattle to Crater Lake National Park via Medford, Or, Medford Greyhound, Running Y Ranch, and Crater Lake, OR in around 17 h 22 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Redmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Seattle to Redmond via Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Seattle to Medford
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Seattle to Medford via Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Redmond
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Medford
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Chemult Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$290 - $400
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Medford, Or
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Oregon Intercity Transit
Phone
+1 888-846-4183
Website
oregon-point.com
Bus from Medford Greyhound to Running Y Ranch
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
oregon-point.com
Bus from Redmond Airport to Chemult Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
oregon-point.com
Bus from Medford Airport to Running Y Ranch
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
oregon-point.com
South West Point
Website
southwest-point.com
Bus from Medford, OR to Running Y Ranch
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
southwest-point.com
Bus from Medford Airport to Running Y Ranch
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
southwest-point.com
Amtrak Thruway
Phone
+1 800 872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Running Y Ranch to Crater Lake, OR
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chemult Amtrak to Crater Lake National Park
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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