There are 5 ways to get from Seattle to Forest Grove by bus, train, car, plane or tram

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Bus Boltbus  •  5 h 12 min

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

$21 - $44

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Train  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Portland Union Station Amtrak Cascades / ...

$45 - $97

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Portland, Or 1431 / ...

$32 - $62

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Forest Grove 196.9 miles

$19 - $28

Fly, tram, line 57 bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Portland (PDX) SEA - PDX
  2. Take the tram from Skidmore Fountain station to Hillsboro Central/SE 3rd TC station
  3. Take the line 57 bus from Hillsboro Transit Center to Pacific Ave & College Way

$92 - $223

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Seattle to Forest Grove. However, there are services departing from Seattle, WA and arriving at Pacific Ave & College Way via W Burnside & NW 5th and Beaverton Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 12 min.

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The distance between Seattle and Forest Grove is 150 miles. The road distance is 196.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Forest Grove without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from Seattle to Forest Grove, including transfers.

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Seattle to Forest Grove bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Seattle, WA station.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Forest Grove is to bus which takes 5 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Portland Airport is the direct flight which takes 47 min.

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Seattle to Forest Grove bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Portland, OR station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Forest Grove is 197 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to drive from Seattle to Forest Grove.

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Delta and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Seattle Airport to Portland Airport.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Forest Grove.
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  • Distance: 149.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 12 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Forest Grove, OR, USA?

Boltbus operates a bus from Seattle to Forest Grove every 4 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Seattle to Forest Grove 5 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $95 and the journey takes 3 h 30 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 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Portland
Ave. Duration
59 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 Seattle King Street Station to Portland Union Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Portland TriMet
Phone
+1 503-238-7433
Website
trimet.org
Tram from Skidmore Fountain station to Hillsboro Central/SE 3rd TC station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
trimet.org
Bus operators
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
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 Seattle, Wa to Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Portland TriMet
Phone
+1 503-238-7433
Website
trimet.org
Bus from Hillsboro Transit Center to Pacific Ave & College Way
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
trimet.org

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The best way to get from Seattle to Seattle Airport is to tram which takes 34 min and costs .

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