There are 5 ways to get from Tofino to Seattle by bus, ferry, car, car ferry, 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.

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Bus, ferry  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Tofino, BC to Victoria, BC - Bus Depot Southbound. Tofino
  2. Take the ferry from Victoria Clipper Terminal to Seattle Clipper Terminal Seattle to Victoria

$148 - $203

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Tofino to Victoria
  2. Take the car ferry from Victoria to Port Angeles
  3. Drive from Port Angeles to Seattle

$58 - $128

3 alternative options

Bus to Nanaimo / Departure Bay, fly to Kenmore/Lake Washington (Kenmore Air Harbor)  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Tofino, BC to Nanaimo, BC - Departure Bay
  2. Take the plane from Nanaimo / Departure Bay to Kenmore/Lake Washington (Kenmore Air Harbor)

$534 - $553

Fly Tofino to Vancouver, shuttle  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Tofino (YAZ) to Vancouver (YVR) YAZ - YVR
  2. Take a shuttle bus from River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond to Seattle, WA - Convention Centre

$183 - $478

Bus to Victoria, fly to Seattle  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Tofino, BC to Victoria, BC - Uptown Transit Stop
  2. Fly from Victoria (YYJ) to Seattle (SEA) YYJ - SEA

$162 - $388

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tofino to Seattle is to drive and car ferry which costs $75 - $170 and takes 8 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tofino to Seattle is to bus and fly which costs $690 - $730 and takes 6 h 27 min.

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The distance between Tofino and Seattle is 315 km.

It takes approximately 10 h 11 min to get from Tofino to Seattle, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to Seattle is Seattle Lake Union SPB (LKE) Airport which is 2.5 km away. Other nearby airports include Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) (8 km), Seattle (SEA) (18.1 km), Bellingham (BLI) (133.1 km) and Victoria (YYJ) (140.9 km).

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Map of how to get from Tofino to Seattle.
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  • Distance: 196.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 11 min

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

There is no direct connection from Tofino to Seattle. However, you can take the bus to Victoria, BC - Bus Depot, take the walk to Victoria Clipper Terminal, then take the ferry to Seattle Clipper Terminal. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Victoria, take the car ferry to Port Angeles, then take the drive to Seattle.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Victoria to Seattle
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Victoria to Seattle via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Tofino to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $200
K D Air Corporation
Flights from Tofino to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $190
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Victoria to Seattle
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Bus operators
Tofino Bus
Phone
Toll Free: 1.866.986.3466 Local: 250.725.2871
Email
info@tofinobus.com
Website
tofinobus.com
Bus from Tofino, BC to Victoria, BC - Bus Depot
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
tofinobus.com
Book at
tofinobus.com
Bus from Tofino, BC to Nanaimo, BC - Departure Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
tofinobus.com
Book at
tofinobus.com
Bus from Tofino, BC to Victoria, BC - Uptown Transit Stop
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
tofinobus.com
Book at
tofinobus.com
Quick Shuttle
Website
quickcoach.com
Shuttle from River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond to Seattle, WA - Convention Centre
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
quickcoach.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Ferry operators
Victoria Clipper
Phone
+1 800-888-2535
Website
clippervacations.com
Ferry from Victoria Clipper Terminal to Seattle Clipper Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
clippervacations.com
Black Ball Ferry Line
Website
cohoferry.com
Car ferry from Victoria to Port Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $70
Schedules at
cohoferry.com
Book at
cohoferry.com
Adult
$19
Vehicle & Passenger
$66
Motorcycle & Passenger
$37
Other operators
Kenmore Air
Phone
866.435.9524
Email
customerservice@kenmoreair.com
Website
kenmoreair.com
Plane from Nanaimo / Departure Bay to Kenmore/Lake Washington (Kenmore Air Harbor)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$479
Schedules at
kenmoreair.com

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