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

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Fly to Pullman  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Pullman (PUW) SEA - PUW

$146 - $422

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Spokane, Wa 1276 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Spokane to Pullman, WA 734

$58 - $116

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Fly to Spokane, bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Spokane (GEG) SEA - GEG
  2. Take the bus from Spokane Airport to WSU French Admin, Pullman, WA

$111 - $282

Bus Wheatland Express  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Southcenter Mall, Seattle, WA to WSU French Admin, Pullman, WA Weekend Express EB

$82

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Spokane Amtrak Empire Builder
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Spokane, WA to Pullman, WA 8827 / ...

$76 - $184

Drive  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Pullman 288.2 miles

$28 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Seattle to Pullman. However, there are services departing from Pioneer Sq Stn & 3rd Av - James - Bay C and arriving at WSU French Admin, Pullman, WA via Southcenter Mall, Seattle, WA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 8 min.

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The distance between Seattle and Pullman is 251 miles. The road distance is 288.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Pullman without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Seattle to Pullman, including transfers.

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Seattle to Pullman bus services, operated by Wheatland Express, depart from Southcenter Mall, Seattle, WA station.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Pullman is to fly which takes 2 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 8 min.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Pullman Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 6 min.

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Seattle to Pullman bus services, operated by Wheatland Express, arrive at WSU French Admin, Pullman, WA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Pullman is 288 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to drive from Seattle to Pullman.

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

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Pullman.
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  • Distance: 250.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 47 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Pullman, WA, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc. flies from Seattle to Pullman 4 times a day. Alternatively, Wheatland Express operates a bus from Seattle to Pullman once a week. Tickets cost $79 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Pullman
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Spokane
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Seattle to Spokane via Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Spokane
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Spokane Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Bus operators
Wheatland Express
Website
wheatlandexpress.com
Bus from Spokane Airport to WSU French Admin, Pullman, WA
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
wheatlandexpress.com
Bus from Southcenter Mall, Seattle, WA to WSU French Admin, Pullman, WA
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$79
Schedules at
wheatlandexpress.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 Spokane, Wa
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $80
Northwestern Trailways
Phone
+1 800-366-6975
Website
northwesterntrailways.com
Bus from Spokane to Pullman, WA
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
northwesterntrailways.com
Bus from Spokane to Pullman
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
northwesterntrailways.com
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
+1 800 872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Spokane, WA to Pullman, WA
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
amtrak.com

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