Travel from Vancouver-BC-Canada to Tacoma

Train, bus or fly from Vancouver to Tacoma?

You can take a bus from Vancouver to Tacoma via Bus Wy & Royal Brougham St in around 5 h 13 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Vancouver to Tacoma once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 5 h 35 min.

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How to get from Vancouver to Tacoma

ModeDurationPrice
From Vancouver, BC bus to Bus Wy & Royal Brougham St then bus to Commerce St Transfer Area - Zone G.5 h 13 min$32
From Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak train to Tacoma Amtrak.5 h 35 min$70
From Vancouver drive to Tacoma.3 h 15 min$28
From King Edward Station train to Vancouver airport, fly to Seattle airport, then line 574 bus to Tacoma.3 h 2 min$169
From King Edward Station train to River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond, shuttle to Bellingham airport, fly to Seattle airport, then line 574 bus to Tacoma.5 h 14 min$182

How long does it take to get from Vancouver to Tacoma?

It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to get from Vancouver to Tacoma, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Vancouver and Tacoma?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak and arriving at Tacoma Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

Is there a direct bus between Vancouver and Tacoma?

No, there is no direct bus from Vancouver to Tacoma. However, there are services departing from Vancouver, BC and arriving at Commerce St Transfer Area - Zone G via Bus Wy & Royal Brougham St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 13 min.

Operators from Vancouver to Tacoma

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Boltbus+1 1-877-265-8287Boltbus
Sound Transit (ST)Sound Transit (ST)
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
Translink BCRTC604-953-3333Translink BCRTC
Alaska Airlines, Inc.Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Air CanadaAir Canada
DeltaDelta
Quick ShuttleQuick Shuttle