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There are 8 ways to get from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park by plane, car, shuttle, bus, night bus or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Jackson, drive  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Jackson (JAC) SEA - JAC
  2. Drive from Jackson to Yellowstone National Park

$201 - $1,116

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Bus, night bus, shuttle, drive  •  25 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Missoula, Mt
  2. Take the night bus from Missoula, MT to Butte, MT 942
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Butte, MT to Idaho Falls, ID
  4. Take the bus from Idaho Falls Walmart to Grand Targhee Resort
  5. Drive from Grand Targhee Resort to Yellowstone National Park

$165 - $270

6 alternative options

Fly to Bozeman, bus  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Bozeman (BZN) SEA - BZN
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Bozeman, MT - Airport to West Yellowstone, MT
  3. Take the bus from West Yellowstone to Old Faithful

$316 - $576

Fly to Billings, drive  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Billings (BIL) SEA - BIL
  2. Drive from Billings to Yellowstone National Park

$189 - $793

Night bus, bus, shuttle, drive  •  25 h 32 min

  1. Take the night bus from Seattle, Wa to Stanfield
  2. Take the bus from Stanfield to Boise, Id
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Boise Airport, ID to Pocatello, ID
  4. Take the bus from Barrie's Ski, Pocatello to Grand Targhee Resort
  5. Drive from Grand Targhee Resort to Yellowstone National Park

$176 - $283

Bus, shuttle, drive  •  25 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Missoula, Mt
  2. Take the bus from Missoula, MT to Butte, MT 948
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Butte, MT to Idaho Falls, ID
  4. Take the bus from Idaho Falls Walmart to Grand Targhee Resort
  5. Drive from Grand Targhee Resort to Yellowstone National Park

$165 - $270

Train, bus, shuttle, drive  •  25 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Portland Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Boise, Id
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Boise Airport, ID to Pocatello, ID
  4. Take the bus from Barrie's Ski, Pocatello to LDS church, Teton, ID
  5. Drive from LDS church, Teton, ID to Yellowstone National Park

$193 - $343

Drive  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park 777.3 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park is to drive which costs $75 - $110 and takes 12 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park is to fly and drive which costs $200 - $1,200 and takes 5 h 53 min.

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The distance between Seattle and Yellowstone National Park is 596 miles. The road distance is 777.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Jackson Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 7 min.

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Yellowstone National Park is 1 h ahead of Seattle. It is currently 5:28 AM in Seattle and 6:28 AM in Yellowstone National Park.

Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Yellowstone National Park is 777 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 40 min to drive from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park.

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Delta offers flights from Seattle Airport to Jackson Airport.

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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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Map of how to get from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park.
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  • Distance: 595.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Yellowstone National Park, WY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park. However, you can take the tram to Seatac/Airport Stn Rail & Intl Blvd S/S 176 St, take the walk to Seattle airport, fly to Jackson, then take the drive to Yellowstone National Park. Alternatively, you can take the tram to Seatac/Airport Stn Rail & Intl Blvd S/S 176 St, take the walk to Seattle airport, fly to Bozeman, take the walk to Bozeman, MT - Airport, take the bus to West Yellowstone, MT, take the walk to West Yellowstone, take the bus to Old Faithful, then take the walk to Yellowstone National Park.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Bozeman
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Bozeman via Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Billings
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Billings via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Jackson
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Seattle to Jackson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Seattle to Bozeman
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Billings via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $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 Portland Union Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Bus operators
Karst Stage
Phone
(406) 556-3540
Website
karststage.com
Shuttle from Bozeman, MT - Airport to West Yellowstone, MT
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
karststage.com
Bus from West Yellowstone to Old Faithful
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$98
Schedules at
karststage.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
Night bus from Seattle, Wa to Stanfield
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Stanfield to Boise, Id
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Missoula, Mt
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130
Bus from Portland, Or to Boise, Id
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Salt Lake Express
Phone
+1 208-656-8824
Email
info@saltlakeexpress.com
Website
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Boise Airport, ID to Pocatello, ID
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Butte, MT to Idaho Falls, ID
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Pocatello Limo
Phone
1-208-480-1250
Email
pocatellolimo@gmail.com
Website
pocatellolimo.com
Bus from Barrie's Ski, Pocatello to Grand Targhee Resort
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
pocatellolimo.com
Bus from Idaho Falls Walmart to Grand Targhee Resort
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
pocatellolimo.com
Bus from Barrie's Ski, Pocatello to LDS church, Teton, ID
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
pocatellolimo.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Night bus from Missoula, MT to Butte, MT
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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