There are 4 ways to get from Seattle to Salt Lake City by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Salt Lake City (SLC) SEA - SLC

$126 - $267

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Stanfield 6910
  2. Take the bus from Stanfield to Salt Lake City, Ut 1318 / ...

$91 - $223

2 alternative options

Train  •  36 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak California Zephyr

$213 - $608

Drive  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Salt Lake City 846.9 miles

$80 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Salt Lake City is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 13 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Salt Lake City is to fly which costs $120 - $270 and takes 4 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Seattle to Salt Lake City. However, there are services departing from Seattle, Wa and arriving at Salt Lake City, Ut via Stanfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Seattle station to Salt Lake City. However, there are services departing from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak and arriving at Salt Lake City Amtrak via Sacramento Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 26 min.

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The distance between Seattle and Salt Lake City is 704 miles. The road distance is 846.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Salt Lake City without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 35 min and costs $90 - $230.

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It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Seattle to Salt Lake City, including transfers.

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Seattle to Salt Lake City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Seattle, Wa station.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Salt Lake City.
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  • Distance: 703.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 1 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Salt Lake City, UT, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Delta fly from Seattle to Salt Lake City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Seattle to Salt Lake City via Stanfield in around 19 h 35 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $500
Flights from Seattle to Salt Lake City via Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak 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
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
Bus operators
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 Stanfield
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Stanfield to Salt Lake City, Ut
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150

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