There are 6 ways to get from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta by plane, shuttle, train, bus or car

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Fly from Seattle  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) SEA - PVR

$284 - $1,005

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Shuttle to Vancouver, fly  •  10 h 29 min

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

$194 - $320

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Train to Portland, fly  •  11 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Portland Union Station
  2. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) PDX - PVR

$316 - $1,048

Train, bus  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Portland Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Los Angeles, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
  4. Take the bus from Tijuana Bus Terminal to Puerto Vallarta

$245 - $532

Bus  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to El Centro, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Mexicali to Puerto Vallarta

$232 - $480

Drive  •  45 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta 2692.5 miles

$360 - $550

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The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta is to shuttle and fly which costs $190 - $320 and takes 10 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta is to fly which costs $280 - $1,000 and takes 7 h 41 min.

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The distance between Seattle and Puerto Vallarta is 2107 miles. The road distance is 2692.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 days 15 h and costs $240 - $550.

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It takes approximately 7 h 41 min to get from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta is to fly which takes 7 h 41 min and costs $280 - $1,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $230 - $480 and takes 2 days 16 h.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Puerto Vallarta Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 50 min.

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Puerto Vallarta is 2 h ahead of Seattle. It is currently 9:26 PM in Seattle and 11:26 PM in Puerto Vallarta.

Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Puerto Vallarta is 2693 miles. It takes approximately 45 h 35 min to drive from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta.

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Aeroméxico, Delta, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Seattle Airport to Puerto Vallarta Airport.

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  • Distance: 2107.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 41 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico?

Delta, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and three other airlines fly from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta via Los Angeles, Ca, El Centro, Ca, Mexicali, Puerto Vallarta, and Mojoneras in around 2 days 16 h.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta via San Diego
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta via Portland
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta via Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Puerto Vallarta via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Portland to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Portland to Puerto Vallarta via Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Puerto Vallarta via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Puerto Vallarta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Puerto Vallarta via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 6 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,700
Flights from Vancouver to Puerto Vallarta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $550
Flights from Portland to Puerto Vallarta via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Portland to Puerto Vallarta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from Portland to Puerto Vallarta via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
Flights from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,800
Flights from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,800
Flights from Vancouver to Puerto Vallarta via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from Portland to Puerto Vallarta via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
Flights from Portland to Puerto Vallarta via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,800
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Flights from Vancouver to Puerto Vallarta via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Flights from Vancouver to Puerto Vallarta via Kelowna
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Flights from Vancouver to Puerto Vallarta via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Flights from Vancouver to Puerto Vallarta via Prince George
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
Flights from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,800
Flights from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,800
Flights from Seattle to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $850
Flights from Portland to Puerto Vallarta via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $2,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to Puerto Vallarta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Portland to Puerto Vallarta via Oakland
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Puerto Vallarta via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Portland to Puerto Vallarta via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Vancouver to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $700
Sunwing Airlines
Website
sunwing.ca
Flights from Vancouver to Puerto Vallarta via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
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 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
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

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 Portland, Or to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
21 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $150
Flexible
$180 - $240
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
27 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $180
Flexible
$210 - $270
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to El Centro, Ca
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana Bus Terminal to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
31 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$100 - $150
Bus from Mexicali to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
29 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$100 - $140

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The best way to get from Seattle to Seattle Airport is to tram which takes 34 min and costs $2 - $4.

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