There are 6 ways to get from Seattle to Watford City by plane, bus, taxi, train or car

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Fly to Williston, bus  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Williston (ISN) SEA - ISN
  2. Take the bus from Williston Airport to Watford City, ND

Cheapest option

Fly to Sidney, taxi  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Sidney (SDY) SEA - SDY
  2. Take a taxi from Sidney to Watford City

$243 - $704

4 alternative options

Fly to Dickinson, bus  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Dickinson (DIK) SEA - DIK
  2. Take the bus from Dickinson Airport, ND to Watford City, ND

Bus, taxi  •  25 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Missoula, Mt
  2. Take the bus from Missoula, MT to Billings, MT 948
  3. Take the bus from Billings, MT to Williston, ND 938
  4. Take a taxi from Williston, ND to Watford City

$271 - $428

Train, taxi  •  25 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Williston Amtrak Empire Builder
  2. Take a taxi from Williston Amtrak to Watford City

$250 - $562

Drive  •  18 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Watford City 1190.2 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The distance between Seattle and Watford City is 889 miles. The road distance is 1190.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Watford City without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 25 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 49 min to get from Seattle to Watford City, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Seattle Airport to Williston Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Watford City is 2 h ahead of Seattle. It is currently 8:48 PM in Seattle and 10:48 PM in Watford City.

Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Watford City is 1190 miles. It takes approximately 18 h 39 min to drive from Seattle to Watford City.

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United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Seattle Airport to Williston Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Watford City. Prices start at $100 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 .

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Watford City.
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  • Distance: 888.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 49 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Watford City, ND, USA?

There is no direct connection from Seattle to Watford City. 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 Williston, take the walk to Williston Airport, then take the bus to Watford City. 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 Dickinson, take the taxi to Dickinson Airport, ND, then take the bus to Watford City.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Williston via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Williston via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to Dickinson via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Seattle to Dickinson via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 3 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Williston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Williston via Portland, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Williston via Spokane, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Williston via Pasco, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Seattle to Sidney via Billings
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Williston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
24 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $440
Room
$550 - $800
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Williston Airport to Watford City, ND
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Bus from Dickinson Airport, ND to Watford City, ND
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
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 Missoula, Mt
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Missoula, MT to Billings, MT
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Billings, MT to Williston, ND
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sidney to Watford City
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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