There are 2 ways to get from Vancouver to Port Townsend by train or car

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Recommended option

Train, drive  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Mount Vernon Skagit Transportation Center Amtrak Cascades
  2. Drive from Mount Vernon Skagit Transportation Center to Port Townsend

$45 - $84

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Port Townsend 252.6 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The distance between Vancouver and Port Townsend is 128 km. The road distance is 404.2 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Vancouver to Port Townsend, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vancouver to Port Townsend is 404 km. It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to drive from Vancouver to Port Townsend.

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There are 98+ hotels available in Port Townsend. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver to Port Townsend.
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  • Distance: 80.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 49 min

What companies run services between Vancouver, BC, Canada and Port Townsend, WA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Vancouver to Port Townsend. However, you can take the train to Mount Vernon Skagit Transportation Center then take the drive to Port Townsend. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Port Townsend.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Mount Vernon Skagit Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220

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