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

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Fly to Anchorage, train  •  9h 38m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Anchorage (ANC) SEA - ANC
  2. Take the train from Anchorage to Talkeetna

$140 - $385

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Fly to Fairbanks, train  •  14h 48m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Fairbanks (FAI) SEA - FAI
  2. Take the train from Fairbanks to Talkeetna

$236 - $845

Bus, car ferry  •  3 days 22h

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Bellingham, Wa
  2. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
  3. Take the bus from Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska to Anchorage, AK - Museum
  4. Take the bus from Anchorage, AK - Egan Center to Talkeetna, AK

$709 - $3,044

Drive  •  2 days 3h

  1. Drive from Seattle to Talkeetna 2319.8 miles

$220 - $330

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The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Talkeetna is to fly and train which costs $140 - $390 and takes 9h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Talkeetna is to fly and train which costs $140 - $390 and takes 9h 38m.

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The distance between Seattle and Talkeetna is 1487 miles. The road distance is 2319.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Talkeetna without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 3 days 22h and costs $700 - $3,100.

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It takes approximately 9h 38m to get from Seattle to Talkeetna, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Anchorage Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 28m.

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Talkeetna is 1h behind Seattle. It is currently 3:32 PM in Seattle and 2:32 PM in Talkeetna.

Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Talkeetna is 2320 miles. It takes approximately 2 days 3h to drive from Seattle to Talkeetna.

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JetBlue Airways, Air Canada, Delta and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Seattle Airport to Anchorage Airport.

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There are 28+ hotels available in Talkeetna. Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Talkeetna.
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  • Distance: 1486.7 miles
  • Duration: 9h 38m

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Talkeetna, AK, USA?

There is no direct connection from Seattle to Talkeetna. However, you can take the tram to Seatac/Airport Stn Rail & Intl Blvd S/S 176 St, take the walk to Seattle airport, fly to Anchorage, take the walk to Airport South Terminal Stop 2, take the line 40 bus to Downtown Transit Center, take the walk to Anchorage, then take the train to Talkeetna. Alternatively, you can take the tram to Seatac/Airport Stn Rail & Intl Blvd S/S 176 St, take the walk to Seattle airport, fly to Fairbanks, take the taxi to Fairbanks, then take the train to Talkeetna.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Fairbanks via Anchorage
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Seattle to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Seattle to Anchorage via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Train operators
Alaska Railroad
Phone
800.544.0552 / 907.265.2494
Email
reservations@akrr.com
Website
alaskarailroad.com
Train from Anchorage to Talkeetna
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Schedules at
alaskarailroad.com
Adventure Class
$50 - $110
Goldstar Service
$180 - $220
Train from Fairbanks to Talkeetna
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Schedules at
alaskarailroad.com
Adventure Class
$85 - $150
Goldstar Service
$260 - $310
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 Bellingham, Wa
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Park Connection Motor Coach
Website
alaskacoach.com
Bus from Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska to Anchorage, AK - Museum
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
alaskacoach.com
Alaska/Yukon Trails
Website
alaskashuttle.com
Bus from Anchorage, AK - Egan Center to Talkeetna, AK
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
alaskashuttle.com
Book at
alaskashuttle.com
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
Ave. Duration
3 days 13h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Book at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$550 - $800
Vehicle
$1,900 - $2,800

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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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