There are 6 ways to get from Seattle to Pacific Crest Trail by plane, car, bus or train

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Fly to Redding, drive  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Redding (RDD) SEA - RDD
  2. Drive from Redding to Pacific Crest Trail

$142 - $668

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Bus  •  20 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Redding, Ca 1431 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Redding Transit Center to Chester Holiday Market Susanville / Red Bluff / Redding

$96 - $194

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Fly to Reno, bus  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Reno (RNO) SEA - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Susanville Riverside Drive
  3. Take the bus from Riverside Drive to Holiday Market

$154 - $311

Train, drive  •  19 h

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Redding Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Drive from Redding Amtrak to Pacific Crest Trail

$103 - $275

Train, bus  •  22 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Redding Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the bus from Redding Transit Center to Chester Holiday Market Susanville / Red Bluff / Redding

$130 - $307

Drive  •  12 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Pacific Crest Trail 683.2 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The distance between Seattle and Pacific Crest Trail is 516 miles. The road distance is 683.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Pacific Crest Trail without a car is to bus which takes 20 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 8 min to get from Seattle to Pacific Crest Trail, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Seattle Airport to Redding Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Pacific Crest Trail is 683 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 41 min to drive from Seattle to Pacific Crest Trail.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc. and United Airlines offer flights from Seattle Airport to Redding Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Pacific Crest Trail. 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 34 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Pacific Crest Trail.
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  • Distance: 516.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 8 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Pacific Crest Trail, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Seattle to Pacific Crest Trail via Redding, Ca, Redding Transit Center, and Chester Holiday Market in around 20 h 38 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Reno via Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Reno via Boise
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Reno via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Redding via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Reno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Reno via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Reno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
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 Redding Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Room
$390 - $550
Bus operators
Sage Stage
Website
sagestage.com
Bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Susanville Riverside Drive
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
sagestage.com
Lassen Rural Bus
Phone
+1 530-252-7433
Website
lassentransportation.com
Bus from Riverside Drive to Holiday Market
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
lassentransportation.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 Redding, Ca
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150
Susanville Indian Rancheria Public Transportation Program
Website
transitunlimited.org
Bus from Redding Transit Center to Chester Holiday Market
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
transitunlimited.org

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