There are 7 ways to get from Seattle to Goldendale by train, 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.

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Train  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Vancouver Amtrak Amtrak Cascades / ...
  2. Take the train from Vancouver Amtrak to Wishram Amtrak Empire Builder

$117 - $218

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Bus, train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, WA to Portland, OR Seattle-Portland / ...
  2. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Wishram Amtrak Empire Builder

$95 - $173

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Bus  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Portland, Or 1429
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Or to The Dalles 6912 / ...

$137 - $217

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Goldendale 213.9 miles

$20 - $35

Fly to Yakima, drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Yakima (YKM) SEA - YKM
  2. Drive from Yakima to Goldendale

$119 - $564

Fly to Pasco, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Pasco (PSC) SEA - PSC
  2. Take the train from Pasco Intermodal Station to Wishram Amtrak

$185 - $355

Fly to Portland, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Portland (PDX) SEA - PDX
  2. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Wishram Amtrak

$169 - $355

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The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Goldendale is to drive which costs $20 - $35 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Goldendale is to drive which costs $20 - $35 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The distance between Seattle and Goldendale is 143 miles. The road distance is 213.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Goldendale without a car is to train which takes 6 h 13 min and costs $110 - $220.

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It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to get from Seattle to Goldendale, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Goldendale is to train which takes 6 h 13 min and costs $110 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $220 and takes 6 h 31 min.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Yakima Airport is the direct flight which takes 48 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Goldendale is 214 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to drive from Seattle to Goldendale.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc. offers flights from Seattle Airport to Yakima Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Goldendale. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Goldendale.
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  • Distance: 143.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 13 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Goldendale, WA, USA?

You can take a train from Seattle to Goldendale via Vancouver Amtrak and Wishram Amtrak in around 6 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Seattle to Goldendale via Portland, Or and The Dalles in around 6 h 31 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Yakima
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Pasco
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
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 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Pasco
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Seattle to Portland
Ave. Duration
56 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 Vancouver Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Train from Vancouver Amtrak to Wishram Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Portland Union Station to Wishram Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Pasco Intermodal Station to Wishram Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
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
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Portland, Or to The Dalles
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
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

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The best way to get from Seattle to Seattle Airport is to tram which takes 34 min and costs $2 - $4.

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