There are 7 ways to get from Vancouver to Olympia by bus, train, car, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus via Seattle, Wa  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, Bc to Seattle, Wa 1429 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Olympia, Wa 1431 / ...

$32 - $74

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 30 min

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

$25 - $60

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Tacoma Amtrak Amtrak Cascades
  2. Take the bus from Tacoma, Wa to Olympia, Wa 1431 / ...

$51 - $118

Drive  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Olympia 204.3 miles

$27 - $40

Fly Vancouver to Seattle, bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Seattle (SEA) YVR - SEA
  2. Take the bus from Tacoma, Wa to Olympia, Wa

$109 - $314

Subway to Bellingham, fly to Seattle, bus  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the subway from Vancouver City Centre Station to Bridgeport Station
  2. Fly from Bellingham (BLI) to Seattle (SEA) BLI - SEA
  3. Take the bus from Tacoma, Wa to Olympia, Wa

$126 - $245

Fly Coal Harbour Spb to Seattle Lake Union SPB, bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Coal Harbour Spb (CXH) to Seattle Lake Union SPB (LKE) CXH - LKE
  2. Take the bus from 2nd Ave & Seneca St to Tacoma Dome Station - Zone E
  3. Take the bus from Tacoma, Wa to Olympia, Wa

$37 - $233

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Olympia is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Olympia is to fly and bus which costs $45 - $310 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The distance between Vancouver and Olympia is 250 km. The road distance is 326.9 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Vancouver to Olympia, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vancouver, Bc and arriving at Olympia, Wa. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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

You can take a bus from Vancouver to Olympia via Seattle, Wa in around 6 h 9 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Vancouver to Seattle
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Bellingham to Seattle
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Vancouver to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Seattle
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Kenmore Air
Website
kenmoreair.com
Flights from Coal Harbour Spb to Seattle Lake Union SPB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Tacoma Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$190 - $280
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Subway from Vancouver City Centre Station to Bridgeport Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
translink.ca
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
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
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Olympia, Wa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Tacoma, Wa to Olympia, Wa
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Vancouver, Bc to Olympia, Wa
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Sound Transit
Phone
+1 206-398-5000
Website
soundtransit.org
Bus from 2nd Ave & Seneca St to Tacoma Dome Station - Zone E
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
soundtransit.org

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