There are 5 ways to get from Vancouver to Seattle by bus, train, car, plane or subway

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Bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, Bc to Seattle, Wa 1429 / ...

$13 - $50

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Train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak Amtrak Cascades

$35 - $85

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Seattle 140.8 miles

$18 - $27

Fly from Vancouver  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Seattle (SEA) YVR - SEA

$99 - $293

Subway to Bellingham, fly  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the subway from King Edward Station to Bridgeport Station
  2. Fly from Bellingham (BLI) to Seattle (SEA) BLI - SEA

$116 - $224

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The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Seattle is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Seattle is to drive which takes 2 h 37 min and costs $24 - $40.

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The distance between Vancouver and Seattle is 192 km. The road distance is 225 km.

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The bus from Vancouver, Bc to Seattle, Wa takes 4 h 25 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vancouver, Bc and arriving at Seattle, Wa. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak and arriving at Seattle King Street Station Amtrak. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Vancouver to Seattle hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $50 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min. Boltbus also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Vancouver to Seattle twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Vancouver to Seattle
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Bellingham to Seattle
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Vancouver to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Seattle
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Subway from King Edward Station to Bridgeport Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
translink.ca
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Vancouver, Bc to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Seattle, WA
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
boltbus.com

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