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Frequently Asked Questions
How do I get from the Seattle airport to Bellingham?
What bus carriers travel from Seattle to Bellingham?
There are 3 different bus companies that provide 23 trips per day on this route, 10 of which are direct:
On BoltBus, the average price for a bus from Seattle to Bellingham is around $14.00, with 5 trips offered per day. The average travel time is 2 hours and 2 minutes.
On Greyhound, the average price for a bus ride from Seattle to Bellingham is around $18.00, with 15 trips offered per day. The average travel time is 4 hours and 1 minute.
On Amtrak Thruway, the average price for a bus ride from Seattle to Bellingham is around $24.00, with only 1 trip per day. The average travel time is 2 hours.
Is there a ferry from Seattle to Bellingham?
Is it safe to travel by bus from Seattle to Bellingham 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.
How much is a bus ticket from Seattle to Bellingham?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $21.14 was the low point for bus fares from Seattle to Bellingham. Buses from Bellingham to Seattle are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $21.14 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 3 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $4.53 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 2 hours and 28 minutes to cover the 79 miles (128 kilometers) from Seattle, WA to Bellingham, WA. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours, It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Bellingham, book your ticket for the last day of the week.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Seattle?
The first bus leaves at 12:00pm and the last bus leaves at 3:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Seattle to Bellingham, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Seattle to Bellingham every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Washington to Washington without transferring.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Seattle to Bellingham; ticket prices start at $25.27.
What bus companies travel from Seattle to Bellingham?
Where does the bus leave from in Seattle?
Seattle, Washington has two bus stations with service to Bellingham, Washington:
- Bus Terminal - 503 S Royal Brougham Way
- 5th Ave S and S Dearborn St
- King St Station - 303 S Jackson St
Where does the bus arrive in Bellingham?
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Bellingham, Washington:
- 4194 Cordata Pkwy
- 401 Harris Ave
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