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There are 7 ways to get from Seattle to Roanoke by plane, car, train or bus

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 to Roanoke  •  9h 51m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Roanoke (ROA) SEA - ROA

$304 - $1,107

Cheapest option

Fly to Lewisburg, drive  •  10h 31m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Lewisburg (LWB) SEA - LWB
  2. Drive from Lewisburg to Roanoke

$220 - $815

5 alternative options

Fly to Lynchburg, train  •  12h 40m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Lynchburg (LYH) SEA - LYH
  2. Take the train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to Roanoke Amtrak

$300 - $1,045

Fly to Reagan Washington, train  •  12h 20m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) SEA - DCA
  2. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Roanoke Amtrak

$235 - $636

Train  •  2 days 22h

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Roanoke Amtrak

$452 - $1,316

Bus  •  3 days 9h

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, WA to Portland, OR
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Dallas, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Roanoke, Va

$320 - $848

Drive  •  44h 7m

  1. Drive from Seattle to Roanoke 2788.4 miles

$270 - $400

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The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Roanoke is to drive which costs $270 - $400 and takes 44h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Roanoke is to fly which costs $300 - $1,200 and takes 9h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Seattle to Roanoke. However, there are services departing from Seattle, WA and arriving at Roanoke, Va via Portland, Or, Denver, Co and Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 9h.

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No, there is no direct train from Seattle station to Roanoke. However, there are services departing from Seattle King Street Station and arriving at Roanoke Amtrak via Chicago Union Station and Charlottesville Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 22h.

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The distance between Seattle and Roanoke is 2258 miles. The road distance is 2788.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Roanoke without a car is to train which takes 2 days 22h and costs $450 - $1,400.

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It takes approximately 9h 51m to get from Seattle to Roanoke, including transfers.

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Seattle to Roanoke bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Seattle, WA station.

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Seattle to Roanoke train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Seattle King Street Station.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Roanoke is to fly which takes 9h 51m and costs $300 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $450 - $1,400 and takes 2 days 22h, you could also bus, which costs $320 - $850 and takes 3 days 9h.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Roanoke.
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  • Distance: 2257.8 miles
  • Duration: 9h 51m

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Roanoke, VA, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Seattle to Roanoke hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Seattle to Roanoke via Chicago Union Station and Charlottesville Amtrak Station in around 2 days 22h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Roanoke via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to Roanoke via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to Roanoke via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
11h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to Lewisburg via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Lewisburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Roanoke via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to Reagan Washington via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Seattle to Roanoke via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Lynchburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Lynchburg via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Lynchburg via Portland, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
11h 59m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Reagan Washington via Portland
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Reagan Washington via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Reagan Washington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
45h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Train from Chicago Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Bus operators
Boltbus
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Bus from Denver, Co to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $150
Flexible
$160 - $220
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Roanoke, Va
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $180
Flexible
$200 - $270

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There is no direct flight from Seattle Airport to Roanoke Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 55m and has one stopover.

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Seattle to Roanoke bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Roanoke, Va station.

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Roanoke is 3h ahead of Seattle. It is currently 10:11 AM in Seattle and 1:11 PM in Roanoke.

Seattle to Roanoke train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Roanoke Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Roanoke is 2788 miles. It takes approximately 44h 7m to drive from Seattle to Roanoke.

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American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Seattle Airport to Roanoke Airport.

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Book your Seattle to Roanoke train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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There are 55+ hotels available in Roanoke. Prices start at $56 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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