There are 8 ways to get from Seattle to Prince Rupert by plane, shuttle, train, car ferry, bus or car

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

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Fly Seattle to Digby Island  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Digby Island (YPR) SEA - YPR

$153 - $1,404

7 alternative options

Shuttle to Vancouver, fly to Digby Island  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Seattle, WA - Convention Centre to River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond
  2. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Digby Island (YPR) YVR - YPR

$173 - $609

Fly Seattle to Terrace, train  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Terrace (YXT) SEA - YXT
  2. Take the train from Terrace to Prince Rupert

$186 - $653

Fly Seattle to Ketchikan, car ferry  •  11 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Ketchikan (KTN) SEA - KTN
  2. Take the car ferry from Ketchikan to Prince Rupert

$225 - $571

Shuttle to Vancouver, fly to Terrace, train  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Seattle, WA - Convention Centre to River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond
  2. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Terrace (YXT) YVR - YXT
  3. Take the train from Terrace to Prince Rupert

$166 - $428

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Bellingham, Wa
  2. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Ketchikan
  3. Take the car ferry from Ketchikan to Prince Rupert

$310 - $1,544

Train  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Vancouver to Jasper
  3. Take the train from Jasper to Prince Rupert

$191 - $623

Drive  •  21 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Prince Rupert 1011 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Prince Rupert is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 21 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Prince Rupert is to shuttle and fly which costs $170 - $650 and takes 7 h 45 min.

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The distance between Seattle and Prince Rupert is 582 miles. The road distance is 1011 miles.

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It takes approximately 8 h 17 min to get from Seattle to Prince Rupert, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Seattle station to Prince Rupert. However, there are services departing from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak and arriving at Prince Rupert via Vancouver and Jasper. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 9 h.

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There is no direct flight from Seattle Airport to Digby Island Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 52 min and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Prince Rupert.
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  • Distance: 581.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 17 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Prince Rupert, BC, Canada?

Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Delta fly from Seattle to Prince Rupert every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Seattle to Prince Rupert via Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak, Vancouver, and Jasper in around 2 days 9 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Seattle to Digby Island via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,400
Flights from Seattle to Digby Island via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
9 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,600
Flights from Vancouver to Digby Island
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Terrace via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from Vancouver to Terrace
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Ketchikan
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Seattle to Terrace via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Terrace via Victoria, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Vancouver to Terrace
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Terrace via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Vancouver to Terrace
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Terrace to Prince Rupert
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $130
Train from Vancouver to Jasper
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $100
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$170 - $240
Business
$170 - $250
Business Plus/Sleeper
$310 - $440
Train from Jasper to Prince Rupert
Ave. Duration
32 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$85 - $130
Economy
$150 - $220
Economy Plus
$220 - $300
Business
$230 - $320
Business Plus/Sleeper
$410 - $600
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Bus operators
Quick Shuttle
Website
quickcoach.com
Shuttle from Seattle, WA - Convention Centre to River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
quickcoach.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Greyhound USA
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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 Bellingham, Wa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Ketchikan to Prince Rupert
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$45 - $70
Vehicle
$140 - $210
Car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Ketchikan
Ave. Duration
38 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$250 - $360
Vehicle
$850 - $1,300

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