There are 4 ways to get from Seattle to Reno by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Reno (RNO) SEA - RNO

$105 - $249

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Bus  •  20 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Sacramento, Ca 1431 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Reno, Nv 8308 / ...

$93 - $229

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  24 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Sacramento Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento to Reno FlixBus

$122 - $335

Drive  •  13 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Reno 756.2 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Seattle to Reno. However, there are services departing from Seattle, Wa and arriving at Reno, Nv via Sacramento, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 56 min.

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The distance between Seattle and Reno is 575 miles. The road distance is 756.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Reno without a car is to bus which takes 20 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Seattle to Reno, including transfers.

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Seattle to Reno bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Seattle, Wa station.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Reno is to fly which takes 4 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 20 h 56 min.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Reno Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Seattle to Reno bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Reno, Nv station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Reno is 756 miles. It takes approximately 13 h 49 min to drive from Seattle to Reno.

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United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Delta and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Seattle Airport to Reno Airport.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Reno.
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  • Distance: 575.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Reno, NV, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Seattle to Reno hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Seattle to Reno via Sacramento, Ca in around 20 h 56 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Reno via Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Reno via Boise
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Reno via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Reno via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Reno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Reno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
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 Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Business Coach Seat
$230 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
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 Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$140 - $190
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Reno, Nv
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Sacramento to Reno
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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

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