Cheap Vancouver to Seattle  train tickets

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How much are Vancouver to Seattle train tickets?

Lowest Price$34.27
Fastest3h 12m
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Overall score for Vancouver to Seattle
4.8
Based on 4 reviews
Amtrak Cascades
5.0
Based on 3 reviews
Based on 3 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Amtrak Cascades report that they were happy with the WiFi on board percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
Amtrak Coast Starlight
4.0
Based on 1 reviews
Based on 1 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Amtrak Coast Starlight report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
5.0
Value
3.0
Condition
5.0

How to buy cheap train tickets from Vancouver to Seattle ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Vancouver to Seattle 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 Vancouver to Seattle was $38.22. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 14 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $11.86 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 trip from Vancouver to Seattle ? What is the distance between Vancouver to Seattle ?

The distance between Vancouver to Seattle is 136.91 miles or 220.28 km. A train trip from Vancouver to Seattle typically takes 3 hours and 18 minutes. If you are looking to get to Seattle faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Cascades. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 3 hours and 12 minutes to get from Vancouver to Seattle.

A train getaway to Seattle clocks in at less than 4 hours, station to station. If you plan ahead and get an early start, a day trip could be possible depending on the schedules for that day, but you will be limited on the time you can spend in Seattle before you have to hop on the train back to Vancouver. Ideally, you should plan for at least a two-day trip to Seattle. It would be perfect for a weekend getaway.

On Tuesday trains from Vancouver to Seattle 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Cascades has the most frequent connections between Vancouver to Seattle

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Seattle. On the route to Seattle 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Cascades offers the most scheduled departures between Vancouver to Seattle, usually offering 3 trips per day. 4 train trips per day are direct connections to Seattle, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Vancouver to Seattle is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak Cascades

Amtrak Cascades train tickets from Vancouver to Seattle start from $34.27, and on average cost $49.48. Daily there are 3 Amtrak Cascades schedules to Seattle. Amtrak Cascades in Vancouver leaves from 1301 W 11th St, And in Seattle trains arrive at King St Station - 303 S Jackson St,

From Vancouver to Seattle train travel on Amtrak Cascades takes 3 hours and 13 minutes. If you are looking to get to Seattle faster, Amtrak Cascades offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 12 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Cascades offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $57.79 for a one-way train ticket to Seattle.

Restroom
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Extra legroom
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Air conditioning
Avg. Time
3h 13m
Avg. Price
$49.48

Amtrak Coast Starlight

Amtrak Coast Starlight train tickets from Vancouver to Seattle start from $36.90, and on average cost $46.09. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Coast Starlight schedules to Seattle. Amtrak Coast Starlight in Vancouver leaves from 1301 W 11th St, And in Seattle trains arrive at King St Station - 303 S Jackson St,

From Vancouver to Seattle train travel on Amtrak Coast Starlight takes 3 hours and 40 minutes. If you are looking to get to Seattle faster, Amtrak Coast Starlight offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 12 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Seattle on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Coast Starlight scheduled trip per day, which will cost $49.06 for a one-way weekend reservation from Vancouver.

Restroom
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
3h 40m
Avg. Price
$46.09

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Vancouver on their way to Seattle. The busiest departure station in Vancouver serving this route is 1301 W 11th St.
  • 1301 W 11th St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Seattle from Vancouver., The busiest departure station in Vancouver serving this route is King St Station - 303 S Jackson St.
  • King St Station - 303 S Jackson St