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Missoula - Spokane Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Missoula to Spokane. Traveling by bus from Missoula to Spokane usually takes around 3 hours and 41 minutes, but the fastest Jefferson Lines bus can make the trip in 3 hours and 15 minutes.

Distance170 mi (273 km)
Shortest duration3h 15m
Cheapest price$83.00
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceJefferson Lines
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Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Average score for buses from Missoula to Spokane

(Based on 1 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Pamela

May 27, 2023- Business

Jefferson Lines

Pros: The views of the beautiful country. Cons: Nothing… all good. Tips: Nope.

Price trends for buses from Missoula to Spokane

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What bus companies travel from Missoula to Spokane?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Missoula to Spokane. Jefferson Lines is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Jefferson Lines23h 41m$83.00
  • Book Jefferson Lines from Missoula to Spokane from $83. There are 2 trips per day offered by Jefferson Lines from Missoula to Spokane and you can expect on average to pay for a Jefferson Lines ticket to Spokane. In Missoula, Jefferson Lines departs to Spokane from Bus Station . In Spokane, Jefferson Lines arrives at Spokane Intermodal Center - 221 W 1st Ave .

    An average trip on Jefferson Lines from Missoula to Spokane takes 3 hours and 41 minutes , while the fastest available Jefferson Lines trip will get you to Spokane in 3 hours and 15 minutes .

    On weekends, Jefferson Lines offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to Spokane.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 3 hours and 41 minutes to cover the 170 miles from Missoula to Spokane. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 15 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Spokane at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

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

The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 7:00am. To see the times for all buses from Missoula to Spokane, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Missoula to Spokane. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.

City Information

Spokane

As the second-largest city in the state, Spokane is a family-friendly Washington destination that offers plenty of fun for everyone. The first thing you should do is explore the numerous lakes that the city is blessed with. Offering idyllic views as well as the chance to enjoy outdoor recreational activities, the local lakes allow you to fill an entire day with plenty of fun. The best choice would be Lake Pend Oreille, which features still water and a calm vibe. While you’re in town, check out Riverfront Park. Voted one of the most beautiful urban parks in the U.S. by National Geographic, the park sits on the bank of the Spokane River, offering a great chance for you to unwind and get lost in nature. If you seek a cultural experience, Corbin Art Center might just have what you need.

Spokane greets its hungry visitors with plenty of farm-to-table restaurants, which offer the freshest produce. Some local favorites you should check out include Gander & Ryegrass, Spencer’s for Steaks and Chops, or Churchill’s Steakhouse.

Spokane’s main hub of transportation is the bus & train station at 221 W 1st Ave right in the heart of the city’s downtown area. From there, you can catch buses to various cities like Seattle, Missoula and Portland, as well as trains to San Francisco, Chicago and Salt Lake City, among many other places. Spokane is served by Amtrak’s Empire Builder line. The city’s main airport is Spokane International Airport, situated 5 miles west of downtown.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Missoula?

Main departure station: Bus Station

Most buses depart from the main station in Missoula.

All bus stations in Missoula:

  • Bus Station

Where does the bus arrive in Spokane?

Spokane Intermodal Center - 221 W 1st Ave  - SPKAMT-0

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Spokane Intermodal Center - 221 W 1st Ave  - SPKAMT-1

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Main arrival station: Spokane Intermodal Center - 221 W 1st Ave

The Spokane Intermodal Center on 1st Ave is Spokane’s primary hub for bus and train service. The city’s original train station was built at this location in 1891, and the red brick building has since been remodeled and expanded to include intercity bus service, too. Today, passengers can catch the iconic Amtrak Empire Builder train along its route from Chicago to Seattle or Portland, or hop on a FlixBus US or Jefferson Lines bus heading to destinations throughout the Northwest. The station is just north of I-90 and centrally located in Spokane, within a mile of the sprawling Riverfront Park, the Spokane Convention Center, and Gonzaga University.

All bus stations in Spokane:

  • Spokane Intermodal Center - 221 W 1st Ave

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