There are 4 ways to get from Seattle to Ucluelet by ferry, bus, car, car ferry, shuttle or plane

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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Ferry, bus  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the ferry from Seattle Clipper Terminal to Victoria Clipper Terminal Seattle to Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, BC - Bus Depot to Ucluelet, BC Northbound. Victoria

$150 - $194

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Port Angeles
  2. Take the car ferry from Port Angeles to Victoria
  3. Drive from Victoria to Ucluelet

$56 - $130

2 alternative options

Shuttle to Vancouver, fly to Tofino  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Seattle, WA - Convention Centre to River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond
  2. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Tofino (YAZ) YVR - YAZ

$186 - $478

Fly Kenmore/Lake Washington to Nanaimo / Departure Bay, bus  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the plane from Kenmore/Lake Washington to Nanaimo / Departure Bay
  2. Take the bus from Nanaimo, BC - Departure Bay to Ucluelet, BC

$531 - $552

Questions & Answers

The distance between Seattle and Ucluelet is 175 miles.

The best way to get from Seattle to Ucluelet without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 9 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 21 min to get from Seattle to Ucluelet, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Vancouver Airport to Tofino Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Pacific Coastal Airlines and K D Air Corporation offer flights from Vancouver Airport to Tofino Airport.

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There are 52+ hotels available in Ucluelet. Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Ucluelet.
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  • Distance: 175.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 21 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Ucluelet, BC, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Seattle to Ucluelet. However, you can take the ferry to Victoria Clipper Terminal, take the walk to Victoria, BC - Bus Depot, then take the bus to Ucluelet, BC. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Port Angeles, take the car ferry to Victoria, then take the drive to Ucluelet.

Airlines
K D Air Corporation
Flights from Vancouver to Tofino
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $250
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Vancouver to Tofino
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Bus operators
Tofino Bus
Phone
Toll Free: 1.866.986.3466 Local: 250.725.2871
Email
info@tofinobus.com
Website
tofinobus.com
Bus from Victoria, BC - Bus Depot to Ucluelet, BC
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
tofinobus.com
Book at
tofinobus.com
Bus from Nanaimo, BC - Departure Bay to Ucluelet, BC
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
tofinobus.com
Book at
tofinobus.com
Quick Shuttle
Website
quickcoach.com
Shuttle from Seattle, WA - Convention Centre to River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
quickcoach.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Ferry operators
Victoria Clipper
Phone
+1 800-888-2535
Website
clippervacations.com
Ferry from Seattle Clipper Terminal to Victoria Clipper Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
clippervacations.com
Black Ball Ferry Line
Website
cohoferry.com
Car ferry from Port Angeles to Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $70
Schedules at
cohoferry.com
Book at
cohoferry.com
Adult
$19
Vehicle & Passenger
$66
Motorcycle & Passenger
$37
Other operators
Kenmore Air
Phone
866.435.9524
Email
customerservice@kenmoreair.com
Website
kenmoreair.com
Plane from Kenmore/Lake Washington to Nanaimo / Departure Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$479
Schedules at
kenmoreair.com

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