There are 3 ways to get from Tacoma to Oak Harbor by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Tacoma Amtrak to Mount Vernon Skagit Transportation Center Amtrak Cascades

$111 - $166

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from SeaTac Airport to Oak Harbor, WA - 7-11 Whidbey Island

$38 - $49

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Tacoma to Oak Harbor 123.3 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tacoma station to Oak Harbor. However, there are services departing from Tacoma Dome Station - Zone E and arriving at Oak Harbor, WA - 7-11 via SeaTac Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 6 min.

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The distance between Tacoma and Oak Harbor is 73 miles. The road distance is 123.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Tacoma to Oak Harbor without a car is to train which takes 3 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Tacoma to Oak Harbor, including transfers.

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Tacoma to Oak Harbor bus services, operated by SeaTac Airport Shuttle, depart from SeaTac Airport station.

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The best way to get from Tacoma to Oak Harbor is to train which takes 3 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 6 min.

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Tacoma to Oak Harbor bus services, operated by SeaTac Airport Shuttle, arrive at Oak Harbor, WA - 7-11 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tacoma to Oak Harbor is 123 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to drive from Tacoma to Oak Harbor.

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There are 109+ hotels available in Oak Harbor. Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tacoma to Oak Harbor.
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  • Distance: 72.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 37 min

What companies run services between Tacoma, WA, USA and Oak Harbor, WA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Tacoma to Oak Harbor once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 58 min. Alternatively, SeaTac Airport Shuttle operates a bus from Tacoma to Oak Harbor every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

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 Tacoma Amtrak to Mount Vernon Skagit Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
SeaTac Airport Shuttle
Website
seatacshuttle.com
Bus from SeaTac Airport to Oak Harbor, WA - 7-11
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
seatacshuttle.com

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