There are 5 ways to get from Seattle to West Vancouver by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 23 min

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

$62 - $115

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Amtrak Thruway  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Seattle, WA - Amtrak to Vancouver, BC 8948 / ...

$19 - $52

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to West Vancouver 150.1 miles

$19 - $29

Fly, line 250 bus, line 254 bus  •  4 h 18 min

  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

$104 - $300

Shuttle  •  4 h 51 min

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

$54 - $68

Questions & Answers

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 4 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 min 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 4 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can Amtrak Thruway, which costs and takes 4 h 41 min.

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

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

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

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There are 509+ hotels available in West Vancouver. Prices start at $91 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 West Vancouver.
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  • Distance: 128.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 23 min

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 4 h. Alternatively, Amtrak Thruway operates a bus from Seattle to West Vancouver 4 times a day. Tickets cost $27 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min. Boltbus also services this route 5 times a day.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver via Victoria
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
55 min
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 1-800-872-7245
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
+1 800 872-7245
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
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
19 min
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
11 min
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
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
quickcoach.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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