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

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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Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Seattle, WA - Amtrak to Vancouver, BC 8948
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station to Kelowna Airport Vancouver

$64 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, WA to Vancouver, BC Seattle-Vancouver / ...
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station to Kelowna Airport Vancouver

$50 - $98

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  12 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak Cascades
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station to Kelowna Airport Vancouver

$73 - $135

Drive  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Vernon 346.4 miles

$45 - $70

Fly Seattle to Kelowna  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Kelowna (YLW) SEA - YLW

$135 - $316

Shuttle to Vancouver, fly to Kelowna  •  7 h 1 min

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

$117 - $355

Fly Seattle to Kamloops, bus  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Kamloops (YKA) SEA - YKA
  2. Take the bus from Kamloops, BC to Vernon, BC

$199 - $741

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The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Vernon is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 6 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Vernon is to fly which costs $130 - $320 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Seattle to Vernon. However, there are services departing from Seattle, WA - Amtrak and arriving at Downtown Exchange Bay E via Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station and Airport 5610 block. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 13 min.

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The distance between Seattle and Vernon is 232 miles. The road distance is 346.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Vernon without a car is to Amtrak Thruway and bus which takes 12 h 13 min and costs $60 - $95.

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It takes approximately 12 h 13 min to get from Seattle to Vernon, including transfers.

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Seattle to Vernon bus services, operated by Amtrak Thruway, depart from Seattle, WA - Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Vernon is to Amtrak Thruway and bus which takes 12 h 13 min and costs $60 - $95. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $130 - $320 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Kelowna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Seattle to Vernon bus services, operated by EBus Canada, arrive at Kelowna Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Vernon.
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  • Distance: 231.7 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 13 min

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

You can take a bus from Seattle to Vernon via Vancouver, BC, Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station, Kelowna Airport, and Airport 5610 block in around 12 h 13 min. Alternatively, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Air Canada fly from Seattle to Vernon 5 times a day.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Seattle to Kelowna via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Vancouver to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Seattle to Kamloops via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,500
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Kamloops via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Kamloops via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Air North
Website
flyairnorth.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kelowna via Victoria
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $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 Vancouver Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Bus operators
Amtrak Thruway

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 Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Seattle, WA - Amtrak to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
EBus Canada
Phone
1-877-769-3287
Email
info@myebus.ca
Website
myebus.ca
Bus from Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station to Kelowna Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
myebus.ca
Bus from Kamloops, BC to Vernon, BC
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
myebus.ca
Boltbus
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

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Vernon is 346 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to drive from Seattle to Vernon.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Air Canada offer flights from Seattle Airport to Kelowna Airport.

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There are 113+ hotels available in Vernon. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Seattle Airport is to tram which takes 34 min and costs $2 - $4.

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