Cheap train tickets from Seattle to Bellingham


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Users that traveled with Amtrak Cascades report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
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August 17, 2019Visiting family
Excellent communication from the staff on the train. Great dining car, food was adequate.
The seats needed to be cleaned

How do you find cheap train tickets from Seattle to Bellingham?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Seattle to Bellingham is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Seattle to Bellingham was $31.10. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 29 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $6.91 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Seattle to Bellingham?

The distance between Seattle and Bellingham is approximately 79.30 miles, or 127.58 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 2 hours and 3 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 2 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Seattle to Bellingham?

On Friday trains from Seattle to Bellingham are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Cascades has the most frequent connections between Seattle to Bellingham

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Seattle to Bellingham route. Amtrak Cascades offers the most scheduled departures between Seattle to Bellingham, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Bellingham with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Seattle to Bellingham, which start at $1.32.

One train company connects Seattle to Bellingham

Amtrak Cascades

Amtrak Cascades train tickets from Seattle to Bellingham start from $25.02, and on average cost $34.81. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Cascades schedules to Bellingham. Amtrak Cascades in Seattle leaves from King St Station - 303 S Jackson St, And in Bellingham trains arrive at 401 Harris Ave,

From Seattle to Bellingham train travel on Amtrak Cascades takes 2 hours and 4 minutes. If you are looking to get to Bellingham faster, Amtrak Cascades offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 2 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Cascades offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $37.82 for a one-way train ticket to Bellingham.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Seattle on their way to Bellingham. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Seattle are:
  • King St Station - 303 S Jackson St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Bellingham from Seattle. These are the busiest arriving stations in Bellingham:
  • 401 Harris Ave