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Portland to Seattle bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration3h 0m
Trips per day10
bus carriers2
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How to book cheap Portland to Seattle bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Portland to Seattle is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Portland to Seattle were $21.63. By booking 10 days out, tickets are on average $16.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Portland to Seattle by bus is at 12:00 PM on Thursday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 3:00 PM on Thursday 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 Portland to Seattle has the most daily schedules

On average there are 10 bus trips per day. BoltBus has the most options for departures from Portland to Seattle, with an average of 7 trips per day and 149 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers currently travel from Portland to Seattle. Of the 10 trips there are 10 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Portland to Seattle starts at $26.00.

2 carriers offer Portland to Seattle bus trips

BoltBus

Book BoltBus from Portland to Seattle from $1.00. There are 7 BoltBus schedules from Portland to Seattle and you can expect on average to pay $24.89 for a BoltBus ticket to Seattle. In Portland, BoltBus departs to Seattle from NW Everett St btwn NW Broadway and NW 8th 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 Portland to Seattle takes 3 hours and 20 minutes, while the fastest available BoltBus trip will get you to Seattle in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, BoltBus offers 8 trips per day and you could expect to pay $27.06 for a weekend getaway trip to Seattle.

Air conditioning
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WiFi
Avg. Time
3h 20m
Avg. Price
$24.89

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Portland to Seattle from $17.00. There are 3 Greyhound schedules from Portland to Seattle and you can expect on average to pay $26.86 for a Greyhound ticket to Seattle. In Portland, Greyhound departs to Seattle from Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave and no other station. In Seattle, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 503 S Royal Brougham Way and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Portland to Seattle takes 4 hours and 6 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Seattle in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $34.19 for a weekend getaway trip to Seattle.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 6m
Avg. Price
$26.86

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Portland. Most bus trips to Seattle will depart from NW Everett St btwn NW Broadway and NW 8th, Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave.
  • NW Everett St btwn NW Broadway and NW 8th
  • Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave
Bus trips arrive in Seattle at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. 5th Ave S and S Dearborn St, Bus Terminal - 503 S Royal Brougham Way are the main bus stations in Seattle for trips arriving from Portland.
  • 5th Ave S and S Dearborn St
  • Bus Terminal - 503 S Royal Brougham Way