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There are 6 ways to get from Tacoma to Crystal Mountain by train, bus, taxi, shuttle or car

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Train, line 186 bus, taxi  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Tacoma Dome Station to Auburn Station
  2. Take the line 186 bus from Auburn Transit Center - Bay 2 to Griffin Ave & Roosevelt Ave E 186 / ...
  3. Take a taxi from Griffin Ave & Roosevelt Ave E to Crystal Mountain

$106 - $137

Cheapest option

Line 500 bus, shuttle  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 500 bus from Commerce St Transfer Area - Zone B to Federal Way TC - Bay 1 500 / ...
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Auburn, WA to Crystal Mountain Resort, WA

$46 - $51

4 alternative options

Line 186 bus, taxi  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 186 bus from Auburn Transit Center - Bay 2 to Griffin Ave & Roosevelt Ave E 186 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Griffin Ave & Roosevelt Ave E to Crystal Mountain

$107 - $141

Line 500 bus, taxi  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the line 500 bus from Commerce St Transfer Area - Zone B to Federal Way TC - Bay 1 500 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Griffin Ave & Roosevelt Ave E to Crystal Mountain

$107 - $139

Taxi  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sumner Station to Crystal Mountain 58.8 miles

$153 - $183

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Tacoma to Crystal Mountain 69.5 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Tacoma to Crystal Mountain is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tacoma to Crystal Mountain is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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The distance between Tacoma and Crystal Mountain is 50 miles. The road distance is 69.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Tacoma to Crystal Mountain without a car is to train and line 186 bus and taxi which takes 2 h 35 min and costs $100 - $140.

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It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Tacoma to Crystal Mountain, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tacoma to Crystal Mountain is 70 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to drive from Tacoma to Crystal Mountain.

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There are two+ hotels available in Crystal Mountain. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tacoma to Crystal Mountain.
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  • Distance: 49.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 35 min

What companies run services between Tacoma, WA, USA and Crystal Mountain, WA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Tacoma to Crystal Mountain. However, you can take the train to Auburn Station, take the walk to Auburn Transit Center - Bay 2, take the line 186 bus to Griffin Ave & Roosevelt Ave E, then take the taxi to Crystal Mountain. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Federal Way TC - Bay 8, take the bus to Auburn Transit Center - Bay 1, take the walk to Auburn Transit Center - Bay 2, take the line 186 bus to Griffin Ave & Roosevelt Ave E, then take the taxi to Crystal Mountain.

Train operators
Bus operators
King County Metro
Phone
+1 206-553-3000
Website
kingcounty.gov
Bus from Auburn Transit Center - Bay 2 to Griffin Ave & Roosevelt Ave E
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov
Pierce Transit
Phone
+1 253-581-8000
Website
piercetransit.org
Bus from Commerce St Transfer Area - Zone B to Federal Way TC - Bay 1
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
piercetransit.org
Seattle Ski Shuttle
Website
seattleskishuttle.com
Shuttle from Auburn, WA to Crystal Mountain Resort, WA
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
seattleskishuttle.com
Book at
seattleskishuttle.com
Other operators
Taxi from Griffin Ave & Roosevelt Ave E to Crystal Mountain
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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