Cheap bus tickets fromSeattle to Portland

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traveling from Seattle to Portland by bus

Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration3h 15m
Trips per day11
bus carriers2
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How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from Seattle to Portland?

The best way to get the cheapest bus tickets from Seattle to Portland is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Seattle to Portland were $17.65. By booking 10 days out, tickets are on average $15.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Seattle to Portland by bus is at 6:00 PM on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 4:00 PM 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.

How many daily bus trips are there from Seattle to Portland?

On average there are 11 bus trips per day. BoltBus has the most options for departures from Seattle to Portland, with an average of 7 trips per day and 153 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers currently travel from Seattle to Portland. Of the 11 trips there are 11 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train options from Seattle start at $26.00.

bus lines that run from Seattle to Portland

Greyhound

Greyhound operates, on average, 3 bus schedule(s) from Seattle to Portland. The average Greyhound ticket to Portland costs $23.90. Cheap Greyhound tickets to Portland are available on Wanderu starting from $15.00. In Seattle, Greyhound departs from Greyhound Station - 503 S Royal Brougham Way and no other station. In Portland, Greyhound arrives at Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Seattle to Portland takes 4 hours and 14 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Portland in 3 hours and 15 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 3 trips per day and you could expect to pay $25.56 for a weekend getaway trip to Portland.

Greyhound
Greyhound
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 14m
Avg. Price
$23.90

BoltBus

BoltBus operates, on average, 7 bus schedule(s) from Seattle to Portland. The average BoltBus ticket to Portland costs $21.53. Cheap BoltBus tickets to Portland are available on Wanderu starting from $1.00. In Seattle, BoltBus departs from 5th Ave S and S Dearborn St and no other station. In Portland, BoltBus arrives at NW Everett St btwn NW Broadway and NW 8th and no other station.

An average trip on BoltBus from Seattle to Portland takes 3 hours and 19 minutes, while the fastest available BoltBus trip will get you to Portland in 3 hours and 15 minutes,

On weekends, BoltBus offers 8 trips per day and you could expect to pay $23.95 for a weekend getaway trip to Portland.

BoltBus
BoltBus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Games
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
3h 19m
Avg. Price
$21.53

Plan your next adventure:

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