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There are 6 ways to get from Seattle to West Vancouver by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak Cascades

$62 - $115

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Bus Boltbus  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, WA to Vancouver, BC Seattle-Vancouver / ...

$21 - $56

4 alternative options

Bus Amtrak Thruway  •  4h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, WA - Amtrak to Vancouver, BC

$35 - $50

Drive  •  2h 59m

  1. Drive from Seattle to West Vancouver 150.1 miles

$19 - $29

Fly, line 250 bus, line 254 bus  •  4h 15m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Vancouver (YVR) SEA - YVR
  2. Take the line 250 bus from Westbound W Georgia St @ Seymour St to Westbound Marine Dr @ Park Royal North
  3. Take the line 254 bus from Eastbound Marine Dr @ Park Royal South - to Northbound Crestwell Rd @ Chartwell Dr

$106 - $303

Shuttle  •  4h 51m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Seattle, WA - Convention Centre to Vancouver, BC - Vancouver Hotels N2 Northbound. Summer schedule May 5 / ...

$54 - $68

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The cheapest way to get from Seattle to West Vancouver is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 2h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to West Vancouver is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 2h 59m.

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The distance between Seattle and West Vancouver is 128 miles. The road distance is 150.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to West Vancouver without a car is to train which takes 4h 23m and costs $60 - $120.

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It takes approximately 4h 23m to get from Seattle to West Vancouver, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Seattle to West Vancouver is to train which takes 4h 23m and costs $60 - $120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $50 and takes 4h 41m.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Vancouver Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to West Vancouver is 150 miles. It takes approximately 2h 59m to drive from Seattle to West Vancouver.

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

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There are 583+ hotels available in West Vancouver. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to West Vancouver.
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  • Distance: 128.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 23m

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

Amtrak operates a train from Seattle to West Vancouver twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 4h. Alternatively, Amtrak Thruway operates a bus from Seattle to West Vancouver 3 times a day. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 3h 30m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
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
4h
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
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Boltbus
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Bus from Westbound W Georgia St @ Seymour St to Westbound Marine Dr @ Park Royal North
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
translink.ca
Bus from Eastbound Marine Dr @ Park Royal South - to Northbound Crestwell Rd @ Chartwell Dr
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
translink.ca
Quick Shuttle
Website
quickcoach.com
Shuttle from Seattle, WA - Convention Centre to Vancouver, BC - Vancouver Hotels
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
quickcoach.com
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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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