Trains from Vancouver, BC to Seattle, WA

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TodayDec 1
from $75
TomorrowDec 2
from $57
SunDec 3
from $75
MonDec 4
from $66
TueDec 5
from $57
WedDec 6
from $50
ThuDec 7
from $66
FriDec 8
from $66

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One passenger / one way

Vancouver - Pacific Central Station
Seattle - Seattle King Street Station
Vancouver - Pacific Central Station
2nd CheapestFastest
Seattle - Seattle King Street Station
2nd Cheapest
Train Vancouver to Seattle: Trip Overview

Train Vancouver to Seattle: Trip Overview

Average Ticket Price$54
Average train trip duration4h 25m
Number of daily trains2
Earliest train departure6:35 AM
Distance195 km
Latest train departure5:45 PM
Please note, this information is subject to change

Trip Reviews for Vancouver - Seattle

4.4 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travellers who booked a train ticket from Vancouver to Seattle

Ratings and Reviews (179)

Really fast, before time but neither wi-fi nor plummet

Stefanos Vaios P.

November 12, 2023
The train was so comfy and the Avery was amazing

Jill D.

October 22, 2023
Great staff

Amy W.

October 22, 2023
The driver was awesome. The bus was smelly.

Ron P.

October 21, 2023
My luggage weight was little bit more and less than 1 lbs and they open all my luggage for only not more than 1lbs and weight all the way back again

Lakhvinder S.

October 17, 2023
Train companies

Train companies

United States train company: VIA Rail Canada

Vancouver to Seattle Trains

Information about this train trip

Daily Trains2
Earliest and Latest Train Departures6:35AM - 5:45PM
Minimum Price$50
Average Ticket Price$54
Minimum Trip Duration4h25m
Average Train Trip Duration4h25m
Distance195 km
Train Companies on This RouteAmtrak
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions on the trip Vancouver - Seattle

The average train ticket price from Vancouver to Seattle is $54. The best way to find cheap train tickets from Vancouver to Seattle is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

A train trip between Vancouver and Seattle is around 4h 25m, although the fastest train will take about 4h 25m. This is the time it takes to travel the 192 km that separates the two cities.

The number of trains from Vancouver to Seattle can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 2. Some trains are direct while others include transferring trains. Simplify your train trip from Vancouver to Seattle by comparing and selecting the train that fits your travel style and budget on Busbud.

When taking the train from Vancouver to Seattle, you can travel comfortably and safely with Amtrak.

Find cheapest prices for trains

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Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

Best price found
The cheapest trip from Vancouver to Seattle was searched and found on Dec 6, 2023 with a price of CA$50

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your train tickets from Vancouver to Seattle, as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from CA$50 to CA$114 for a train ticket from Vancouver to Seattle based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at CA$50 which is on 2023-12-06.

About Train Travel

Train Travel Tips

Taking the fastest trains allows you to travel at speeds greater than 300 km/h. Taking a trip from Vancouver to Seattle is not only much quicker but more comfortable too! You can usually travel directly to the city centre and save time while you're at it.

Whether you take a regional or high-speed train to Seattle, you’ll help reduce the environmental impact and carbon footprint of your trip. As you watch the landscapes unfold before your eyes, you can tell yourself that with this choice, you are making sure they remain protected.

The train emits up to 30x less CO2 for a trip between Vancouver and Seattle compared to the same trip made by plane or car. A truly ecological mode of transport that will allow you to easily reduce your carbon footprint.

Create your own real life musical score by curating a personalized bus travel playlist - the perfect accompaniment to your bus ride from Vancouver to Seattle.

Did you know?

One of the deepest train stations in the world is in Kiev. Located at a depth of 105 m, it was designed in this way to serve as a shelter in the event of an attack. The second deepest station is in China. Badaling station is located 60 m under the Great Wall of China!

You can find the straightest railway in the world in Australia. This railway line is 478 kilometres long and is also considered the longest and straightest railway line in the world.

New York holds the record for the most platforms and track numbers in a single station. Grand Central Station in Manhattan is one of the largest rail terminals in the world with more than 44 platforms and 67 tracks to accommodate passengers.

Will you be returning to Vancouver by train?

Train from Seattle to Vancouver

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Bus from Vancouver to Seattle

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