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Journey Information

Reno to Seattle bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$105.50
Fastest time28h 25m
Trips per day5
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Reno to Seattle right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Does the bus take you directly from Reno to Seattle?

Unfortunately there are currently no buses that go the entire distance from Reno to Seattle. At some point, you will need to switch onto another vehicle to complete the journey, such as a local shuttle or even a train. More details are available as you peruse individual tickets.

How much is a bus ticket from Reno to Seattle?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $134.88 was the low point for bus fares from Reno to Seattle. Buses from Seattle to Reno are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $134.88 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 18 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $84.37 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 32 hours and 11 minutes to cover the 572 miles (921 kilometers) from Reno, NV to Seattle, WA. However, the fastest bus only takes 28 hours and 25 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Reno?

The first bus leaves at 10:00am and the last bus leaves at 10:00am. To see the times for all buses from Reno to Seattle, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from Reno to Seattle every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so no matter which bus you take, you will have to transfer buses at least once during your journey.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Reno to Seattle; ticket prices start at $162.92.

What bus companies travel from Reno to Seattle?

There is one bus company that operates from Reno to Seattle. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound51d 8h 11m$169.93

Where does the bus leave from in Reno?

Buses to Seattle leave from multiple locations in Reno, Nevada. These are the 8 most popular bus stations:

  • 280 N Center St

Where does the bus arrive in Seattle?

Buses arrive in Seattle at 8 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Seattle, Washington:

  • Bus Terminal - 503 S Royal Brougham Way
  • 9th Ave &spring St
  • King St Station - 303 S Jackson St
  • 325 9th St
  • 1260 Cherry St
  • 702 Marion St
  • 1301 Madison St
  • 1660 S Columbian Way

Price trends for buses from Reno to Seattle

Monthly average prices

$234$187$140$93$47ONDJFMAMJJAS

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