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There are 5 ways to get from Seattle to Santa Fe by plane, shuttle, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Santa Fe  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Santa Fe (SAF) SEA - SAF

$193 - $243

Cheapest option

Fly to Albuquerque, shuttle  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Albuquerque (ABQ) SEA - ABQ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Albuquerque International Airport, NM to Santa Fe, NM

$151 - $306

3 alternative options

Bus  •  40 h 43 min

  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 to Santa Fe

$193 - $440

Train  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Los Angeles Union Station
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center
  3. Take the train from Downtown Albuquerque to Santa Fe Depot

$304 - $875

Drive  •  25 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Santa Fe 1475.8 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Santa Fe is to drive which costs $140 - $210 and takes 25 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Santa Fe is to fly and shuttle which costs $150 - $310 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Seattle station to Santa Fe. However, there are services departing from Seattle King Street Station and arriving at Santa Fe Depot via Los Angeles Union Station and Downtown Albuquerque. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 7 h.

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The distance between Seattle and Santa Fe is 1183 miles. The road distance is 1475.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Santa Fe without a car is to bus which takes 40 h 43 min and costs $190 - $440.

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It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to get from Seattle to Santa Fe, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Seattle to Santa Fe is to fly which takes 6 h 33 min and costs $190 - $250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $190 - $440 and takes 40 h 43 min, you could also train, which costs $300 - $900 and takes 2 days 7 h.

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There is no direct flight from Seattle Airport to Santa Fe Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 6 min and has one stopover.

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Santa Fe is 1 h ahead of Seattle. It is currently 8:47 PM in Seattle and 9:47 PM in Santa Fe.

Map of how to get from Seattle to Santa Fe.
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  • Distance: 1183.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 33 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Santa Fe, NM, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and four other airlines fly from Seattle to Santa Fe hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Seattle to Santa Fe via Portland, OR, Portland, Or, Denver, Co, Denver, and Santa Fe in around 40 h 43 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Seattle to Santa Fe via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from Seattle to Santa Fe via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Santa Fe via Sacramento, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from Seattle to Santa Fe via Oakland, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Seattle to Santa Fe via Burbank, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Seattle to Albuquerque via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Santa Fe via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Santa Fe via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Santa Fe via Los Angeles, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Albuquerque via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $500
Flights from Seattle to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $500
Flights from Seattle to Albuquerque via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Seattle to Albuquerque via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Albuquerque via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
35 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $350
Room
$480 - $700
Rio Metro Regional Transit District
Phone
1-866-795-7245
Email
riometro@mrcog-nm.gov
Website
riometro.org
Train from Downtown Albuquerque to Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
riometro.org
Bus operators
Sandia Shuttle Express
Website
sandiashuttle.com
Shuttle from Albuquerque International Airport, NM to Santa Fe, NM
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Schedules at
sandiashuttle.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Seattle, WA to Portland, OR
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
boltbus.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.

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
28 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Denver to Santa Fe
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
eplalimo.com

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More Questions & Answers

Seattle to Santa Fe train services, operated by Rio Metro Regional Transit District, arrive at Santa Fe Depot station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Santa Fe is 1476 miles. It takes approximately 25 h 35 min to drive from Seattle to Santa Fe.

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Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Seattle Airport to Santa Fe Airport.

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There are 205+ hotels available in Santa Fe. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Seattle Airport is to tram which takes 31 min and costs $2 - $4.

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