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There are 10 ways to get from Seattle to New York by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to New York JFK  •  7h 16m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to New York JFK (JFK) SEA - JFK

$152 - $444

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Fly to Newark  •  7h 19m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Newark (EWR) SEA - EWR

$170 - $420

Fly to New York La Guardia  •  9h 7m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) SEA - LGA

$158 - $563

Fly to White Plains  •  11h

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to White Plains (HPN) SEA - HPN

$214 - $494

Fly to Philadelphia, train  •  9h 5m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Philadelphia (PHL) SEA - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station

$245 - $820

Fly to Islip, train  •  11h 4m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Islip (ISP) SEA - ISP
  2. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station

$506 - $1,731

Train  •  2 days 18h

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Chicago Union Station Empire Builder
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New York Penn Station Lake Shore Limited

$392 - $1,176

Bus  •  2 days 21h

  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 New York, NY

$350 - $638

Bus, train  •  4 days 16h

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, WA to Vancouver, BC
  2. Take the train from Vancouver to Toronto
  3. Take the train from Toronto to New York

$533 - $936

Drive  •  45h 35m

  1. Drive from Seattle to New York 2907.4 miles

$280 - $420

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The cheapest way to get from Seattle to New York is to fly which costs $150 - $450 and takes 7h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to New York is to fly which costs $150 - $450 and takes 7h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from Seattle station to New York station. However, there are services departing from Seattle King Street Station and arriving at New York Penn Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 18h.

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The distance between Seattle and New York is 2416 miles. The road distance is 2907.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to New York without a car is to train which takes 2 days 18h and costs $390 - $1,200.

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It takes approximately 7h 16m to get from Seattle to New York, including transfers.

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Seattle to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Seattle King Street Station.

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The best way to get from Seattle to New York is to fly which takes 7h 16m and costs $150 - $450. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $390 - $1,200 and takes 2 days 18h, you could also bus, which costs $350 - $650 and takes 2 days 21h.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 6m.

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New York is 3h ahead of Seattle. It is currently 11:01 AM in Seattle and 2:01 PM in New York.

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  • Distance: 2415.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 16m

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and New York, NY, USA?

JetBlue Airways, Delta and two other airlines fly from Seattle to New York hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Seattle to New York via Chicago Union Station in around 2 days 18h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 19m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Newark via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to White Plains via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to White Plains via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Seattle to White Plains via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Newark via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 58m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via Nashville
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Islip via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Seattle to Islip via Denver, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
13h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Flights from Seattle to Islip via Chicago Midway, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK via Portland
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Newark via Portland
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Seattle to White Plains via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via Portland
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to White Plains via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to White Plains via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Islip via Chicago O'Hare, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
13h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Seattle to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
LIRR
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
45h 15m
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
Train from Chicago Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 days 21h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$420 - $700
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$380 - $390
Economy
$420 - $600
EconomyPlus
$500 - $700
Business
$800 - $1,100
Train from Toronto to New York
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$80 - $110
Economy
$100 - $150
EconomyPlus
$130 - $190
Business
$190 - $260
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Seattle, WA to Portland, OR
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Seattle, WA to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $50
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 Portland, Or to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Burlington Trailways
Indiana Travel Express
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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Seattle to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to New York is 2907 miles. It takes approximately 45h 35m to drive from Seattle to New York.

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American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Delta offer flights from Seattle Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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

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