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Tacoma to Seattle bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$1.34
Fastest time1h 0m
Trips per day5
bus carriers2
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How to book cheap Tacoma to Seattle bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Tacoma to Seattle is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Tacoma to Seattle were $19.68. By booking 1 days out, tickets are on average $17.37 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Tacoma to Seattle?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Tacoma to Seattle by bus is at 7:00 a.m. on Wednesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

BoltBus from Tacoma to Seattle has the most daily schedules

On average there are 5 bus trips per day. BoltBus has the most options for departures from Tacoma to Seattle, with an average of 4 trips per day and 91 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers currently travel from Tacoma to Seattle. Of the 5 trips there are 5 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Tacoma to Seattle starts at $14.70.

2 carriers offer Tacoma to Seattle bus trips

BoltBus

Book BoltBus from Tacoma to Seattle from $1.34. There are 4 BoltBus schedules from Tacoma to Seattle and you can expect on average to pay $21.78 for a BoltBus ticket to Seattle. In Tacoma, BoltBus departs to Seattle from Bus Terminal and no other station. In Seattle, BoltBus arrives at 5th Ave S and S Dearborn St and no other station.

An average trip on BoltBus from Tacoma to Seattle takes 0 hours and 47 minutes,

On weekends, BoltBus offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay $22.47 for a weekend getaway trip to Seattle.

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Avg. Time
0h 47m
Avg. Price
$21.78

Amtrak Thruway

Book Amtrak Thruway from Tacoma to Seattle from $16.03. There are 1 Amtrak Thruway schedules from Tacoma to Seattle and you can expect on average to pay $20.83 for a Amtrak Thruway ticket to Seattle. In Tacoma, Amtrak Thruway departs to Seattle from 1001 Puyallup Ave and no other station. In Seattle, Amtrak Thruway arrives at King St Station - 303 S Jackson St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Thruway from Tacoma to Seattle takes 0 hours and 56 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Thruway offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $20.99 for a weekend getaway trip to Seattle.

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Avg. Time
0h 56m
Avg. Price
$20.83

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Tacoma. Most bus trips to Seattle will depart from Bus Terminal, 1001 Puyallup Ave.
  • Bus Terminal
  • 1001 Puyallup Ave
bus trips arrive in Seattle at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are travelling with. 5th Ave S and S Dearborn St, King St Station - 303 S Jackson St are the main bus stations in Seattle for trips arriving from Tacoma.
  • 5th Ave S and S Dearborn St
  • King St Station - 303 S Jackson St