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There are 9 ways to get from Seattle to Kentucky by plane, night bus, bus, train or car

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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Fly to Covington  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Covington (CVG) SEA - CVG

$175 - $405

Cheapest option

Fly to Indianapolis, bus  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Indianapolis (IND) SEA - IND
  2. Take the bus from Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis to Louisville, KY

$167 - $628

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Fly to Lexington  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Lexington (LEX) SEA - LEX

$273 - $943

Fly to Louisville  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Louisville (SDF) SEA - SDF

$304 - $556

Fly to Owensboro  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Owensboro (OWB) SEA - OWB

$188 - $492

Fly to Nashville, night bus  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Nashville (BNA) SEA - BNA
  2. Take the night bus from Nashville, Tn to Bowling Green, Ky

$194 - $344

Train, bus  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Chicago Union Station Empire Builder
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Louisville, KY

$303 - $849

Bus  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, WA to Portland, OR
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Indianapolis, IN
  4. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Louisville, KY

$305 - $603

Drive  •  37 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Louisville 2416.3 miles

$230 - $350

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The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Kentucky is to fly and night bus which costs $190 - $350 and takes 9 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Kentucky is to fly which costs $170 - $410 and takes 6 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Seattle to Kentucky. However, there are services departing from Seattle, WA and arriving at Louisville, KY via Portland, Or, Denver, CO and Indianapolis, IN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 13 h.

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The distance between Seattle and Kentucky is 2003 miles. The road distance is 2416.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Kentucky without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 days 4 h and costs $300 - $850.

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It takes approximately 6 h 49 min to get from Seattle to Kentucky, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Seattle to Kentucky is to fly which takes 6 h 49 min and costs $170 - $410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $300 - $650 and takes 2 days 13 h.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Covington Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 18 min.

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Seattle to Kentucky bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, arrive at Louisville, KY station.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Kentucky.
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  • Distance: 2003.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 49 min

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

Delta, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Seattle to Covington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Seattle to Louisville via Portland, OR, Portland, Or, Denver, Co, Denver, CO, and Indianapolis, IN in around 2 days 13 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Covington
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Covington via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Covington via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$370 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Lexington via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Seattle to Louisville via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Nashville via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Indianapolis via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Indianapolis via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Covington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Louisville via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Louisville via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Louisville via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Nashville via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Nashville via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Nashville via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Nashville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Indianapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Indianapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Seattle to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Lexington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Louisville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Owensboro via Chicago O'Hare, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Owensboro via Dallas/Ft.Worth, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Owensboro via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Owensboro via Phoenix, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
11 h 51 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Owensboro via Denver, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Owensboro via Salt Lake City, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h 19 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Owensboro via Minneapolis, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Owensboro via Chicago Midway, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Nashville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Covington via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Seattle to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Nashville via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Indianapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Seattle to Owensboro via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Owensboro via Denver, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Owensboro via Salt Lake City, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h 19 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Owensboro via Chicago O'Hare, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
9 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Owensboro via Minneapolis, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Owensboro via Phoenix, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Owensboro via Chicago Midway, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
45 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
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
Night bus from Nashville, Tn to Bowling Green, Ky
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
28 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Book at
megabus.com
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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Kentucky is 3 h ahead of Seattle. It is currently 5:57 AM in Seattle and 8:57 AM in Kentucky.

Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Kentucky is 2416 miles. It takes approximately 37 h 16 min to drive from Seattle to Kentucky.

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American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Seattle Airport to Covington Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Kentucky. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Seattle Airport is to tram which takes 31 min and costs $2 - $4.

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