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There are 6 ways to get from Seattle to Polson by plane, car, bus or train

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Fly to Kalispell, drive  •  4h 8m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Kalispell (FCA) SEA - FCA
  2. Drive from Kalispell to Polson

$118 - $1,412

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Bus, drive  •  11h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Missoula, Mt 1276 / ...
  2. Drive from Missoula, Mt to Polson

$57 - $133

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Fly to Missoula, drive  •  4h 24m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Missoula (MSO) SEA - MSO
  2. Drive from Missoula to Polson

$109 - $1,213

Bus, train, drive  •  15h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Seattle Amtrak to Spokane 736
  2. Take the train from Spokane Amtrak Station to Whitefish Amtrak Station
  3. Drive from Whitefish Amtrak Station to Polson

$95 - $208

Train, drive  •  15h 13m

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Whitefish Amtrak Station Empire Builder
  2. Drive from Whitefish Amtrak Station to Polson

$91 - $243

Drive  •  8h 50m

  1. Drive from Seattle to Polson 494.6 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Polson is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Polson is to fly and drive which costs $110 - $1,500 and takes 4h 8m.

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The distance between Seattle and Polson is 382 miles. The road distance is 494.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 4h 8m to get from Seattle to Polson, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Kalispell Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Polson is 1h ahead of Seattle. It is currently 10:37 PM in Seattle and 11:37 PM in Polson.

Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Polson is 495 miles. It takes approximately 8h 50m to drive from Seattle to Polson.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc. offers flights from Seattle Airport to Kalispell Airport.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Polson. 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 31m and costs $2 - $4.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Polson.
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  • Distance: 382.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 8m

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Polson, MT, USA?

There is no direct connection from Seattle to Polson. 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 Kalispell, then take the drive to Polson. 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 Missoula, then take the drive to Polson.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Kalispell
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Kalispell via Portland
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Missoula
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Missoula via Portland
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Spokane Amtrak Station to Whitefish Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Whitefish Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
13h 41m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Room
$350 - $490
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, Wa to Missoula, Mt
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130
Amtrak Thruway

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 Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Seattle, WA to Spokane, WA
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
amtrak.com

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