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There are 9 ways to get from Seattle to New York by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to New York JFK

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

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Fly to New York La Guardia

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

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Fly to Newark

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

Fly to Philadelphia, train

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Philadelphia (PHL)
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station

Fly to White Plains

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

Train

  1. Take the train from Seattle to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Seattle to Stanfield
  2. Take the bus from Stanfield to Denver
  3. Take the bus from Denver to New York

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Seattle to Vancouver
  2. Take the train from Vancouver to Toronto Union Station
  3. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to New York Penn Station

Drive

  1. Drive from Seattle to New York

Seattle to New York by train

The train journey time between Seattle and New York is around 2 days 19h and covers a distance of around 3168 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h. Operated by Amtrak, the Seattle to New York train service departs from Seattle and arrives in Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station. Typically 13 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

13 Weekly Trains
2 days 19h Average Duration
$294 Cheapest Price
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Seattle → New York
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The cheapest way to get from Seattle to New York is to fly which costs $170 - $450 and takes 10h 59m.

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The fastest way to get from Seattle to New York is to fly which takes 7h 20m and costs $160 - $420.

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No, there is no direct bus from Seattle to New York. However, there are services departing from Seattle and arriving at New York via Stanfield and Denver. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 4h.

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No, there is no direct train from Seattle to New York station. However, there are services departing from Seattle and arriving at Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 19h.

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The distance between Seattle and New York is 2416 miles. The road distance is 2902.6 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 19h and costs $290 - $420.

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It takes approximately 7h 20m to get from Seattle to New York, including transfers.

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Seattle to New York bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Seattle station.

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Seattle to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Seattle station.

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The best way to get from Seattle to New York is to fly which takes 7h 20m and costs $160 - $420. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $290 - $420 and takes 2 days 19h, you could also bus, which costs $320 - $460 and takes 3 days 4h.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to New York.
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  • Distance: 2415.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 20m

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 19h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $500
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $500
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $500
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $500
Flights from Seattle to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $800
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Seattle to White Plains via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from Seattle to White Plains via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $850
Flights from Seattle to White Plains via Boston
Ave. Duration
8h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $850
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Seattle to White Plains via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Boston
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Seattle to White Plains via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Seattle to White Plains via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK via Portland
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Newark via Portland
Ave. Duration
7h 3m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $390
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $390
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$682
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$682
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Seattle to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $750
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $850
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Seattle to New York La Guardia via Boston
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak Acela

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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $140
Website
Amtrak Acela
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$22 - $70
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$35 - $120
Business Seat - Adult
$40 - $140
First Class - Child 2-12
$65 - $120
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$120 - $210
First Class - Adult
$140 - $230
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
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amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$15 - $45
Reserved Coach Seat
$28 - $90
Business Class Seat
$45 - $120
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Seattle to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
45h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$190 - $280
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Premium
$500 - $700
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $650
Business Seat
$450 - $650
Train from Chicago Union Station to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20h 12m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
3 days 20h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$370 - $420
Business
$470 - $750
Economy
$460 - $550
EconomyPlus
$950 - $1,400
Train from Toronto Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$80 - $100
Business
$130 - $190
Economy
$110 - $130
EconomyPlus
$200 - $290
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 to Stanfield
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $80
Bus from Stanfield to Denver
Ave. Duration
26h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $160
Flexible
$160 - $240
Bus from Denver to New York
Ave. Duration
43h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $250
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$180 - $250
Flexible
$250 - $370
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Amtrak

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