There are 4 ways to get from Tacoma to Poulsbo by bus, ferry, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Tacoma, WA to Poulsbo, WA Kitsap-SeaTac Airporter

$22 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry, line 90 bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Commerce St Transfer Area - Zone D to 4th Ave & Cherry St 594
  2. Take the ferry from Seattle to Bainbridge Island
  3. Take the line 90 bus from Bainbridge Ferry Terminal to Lincoln & 10th Ave. 90

$12 - $17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tacoma to Poulsbo 47.7 miles

$300 - $360

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Tacoma to Poulsbo 47.7 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tacoma to Poulsbo. However, there are services departing from 6th Ave & Ainsworth St and arriving at Viking Way at Liberty via Tacoma, WA and Viking Way at Hwy 308. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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The distance between Tacoma and Poulsbo is 35 miles. The road distance is 47.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Tacoma to Poulsbo without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from Tacoma to Poulsbo, including transfers.

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Tacoma to Poulsbo bus services, operated by Bremerton-Kitsap Airporter, depart from Tacoma, WA station.

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Tacoma to Poulsbo bus services, operated by Bremerton-Kitsap Airporter, arrive at Poulsbo, WA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tacoma to Poulsbo is 48 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Tacoma to Poulsbo.

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There are 48+ hotels available in Poulsbo. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 35 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 49 min

What companies run services between Tacoma, WA, USA and Poulsbo, WA, USA?

Bremerton-Kitsap Airporter operates a bus from Tacoma to Poulsbo every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $18 - $30 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min.

Bus operators
Bremerton-Kitsap Airporter
Website
kitsapairporter.com
Bus from Tacoma, WA to Poulsbo, WA
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Schedules at
kitsapairporter.com
Book at
kitsapairporter.com
Sound Transit
Phone
+1 206-398-5000
Website
soundtransit.org
Bus from Commerce St Transfer Area - Zone D to 4th Ave & Cherry St
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
soundtransit.org
Kitsap Transit
Phone
+1 800-501-7433
Website
kitsaptransit.com
Bus from Bainbridge Ferry Terminal to Lincoln & 10th Ave.
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Website
kitsaptransit.com
Ferry operators
Washington State Ferries
Website
wsdot.com
Ferry from Seattle to Bainbridge Island
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
wsdot.com
Other operators
Taxi from Tacoma to Poulsbo
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$300 - $360
Fair Fares Taxi Cab
Phone
+1 253-267-5599
Website
taxifairfares.com
King Cab
Phone
+1 253-474-8294
Website
kingcabnw.com
Fort Lewis Taxi
Phone
+1 253-582-3000
Website
fortlewistaxi.org

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