Distance between Seattle WA and Vancouver BC

The distance from Seattle to Vancouver is 228 kilometers by road including 216 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 2 hours and 23 minutes and goes through Everett, Bellingham, Mountlake Terrace, Lynnwood, Alderwood Manor, Marysville and Arlington.

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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Seattle 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
I 5 Express I 5 22 km, 13 min
Mountlake Terrace 22 km 0:13 13 min 1.6 L
I 5 4 km, 02 min
Lynnwood 26 km 0:15 15 min 1.9 L
I 5 2 km, 01 min
Alderwood Manor 28 km 0:17 17 min 2.2 L
I 5 16 km, 09 min
Everett 44 km 0:27 27 min 2.8 L
I 5 14 km, 08 min
Marysville 58 km 0:36 36 min 4.3 L
I 5 8 km, 04 min
Arlington 66 km 0:40 40 min 5.0 L
I 5 32 km, 17 min
Mount Vernon 98 km 0:58 58 min 7.5 L
I 5 41 km, 23 min
Bellingham 138 km 1:21 1 h 21 min 10.0 L
I 5 99 90 km, 1 h 00 min
Vancouver 228 km 2:22 2 h 22 min 17.6 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Seattle 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
I 5 Express I 5 22 km, 13 min
Mountlake Terrace 22 km 0:13 13 min 1.6 L
I 5 4 km, 02 min
Lynnwood 26 km 0:15 15 min 1.9 L
I 5 2 km, 01 min
Alderwood Manor 28 km 0:17 17 min 2.2 L
I 5 16 km, 09 min
Everett 44 km 0:27 27 min 2.8 L
I 5 14 km, 08 min
Marysville 58 km 0:36 36 min 4.3 L
I 5 8 km, 04 min
Arlington 66 km 0:40 40 min 5.0 L
I 5 32 km, 17 min
Mount Vernon 98 km 0:58 58 min 7.5 L
I 5 41 km, 23 min
Bellingham 138 km 1:21 1 h 21 min 10.0 L
I 5 25 km, 14 min
Ferndale 163 km 1:36 1 h 36 min 12.1 L
I 5 13 km, 07 min
Blaine 176 km 1:43 1 h 43 min 14.0 L
I 5 99 27 km, 17 min
Delta 203 km 2:01 2 h 01 min 15.6 L
99 13 km, 08 min
Richmond 215 km 2:10 2 h 10 min 16.8 L
99 13 km, 12 min
Vancouver 228 km 2:22 2 h 22 min 17.6 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Seattle to Vancouver?

Fuel cost: 34.3 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 228 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.88 CAD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Seattle to Vancouver?

Driving time: 2 h 23 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 76 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 41 min
  • 25 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 15 min
  • 100 km with a maximum speed 97 km/h = 1 h 2 min
  • 7 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 4 min
  • 6 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 4 min
  • 2 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
  • 1 km with a maximum speed 64 km/h = 1 min
  • 2 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 2 min
  • 8 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 9 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is Seattle to Vancouver by land?

The distance between Seattle and Vancouver is 228 km by road including 216 km on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Seattle and Vancouver respectively.

How far is Seattle to Vancouver by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Seattle and Vancouver is 193 km.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Seattle and Vancouver respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Seattle from Vancouver by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 14 min to cover the distance of 193 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 52 min to flight this distance at average speed of 220 km/h.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.

How long is a helicopter ride from Seattle to Vancouver?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 48 min to cover the distance of 193 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 55 min to flight this distance at average speed of 210 km/h.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.

What city is halfway between Seattle and Vancouver?

The halfway point between Seattle and Vancouver is Mount Vernon. It is located about 16 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Mount Vernon to Seattle is 98 km and driving will take about 58 min. The road between Mount Vernon and Vancouver has length 130 km and will take approximately 1 h 24 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Bellingham is in 138 km from Seattle and 90 km from Vancouver

Where is Seattle in relation to Vancouver?

Seattle is located 193 km south-east of Vancouver.

Seattle has geographic coordinates: latitude 47.60383, longitude -122.33006.

Vancouver has geographic coordinates: latitude 49.26243, longitude -123.11554.

Which highway goes from Seattle to Vancouver?

The route from Seattle to Vancouver follows I 5.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 99: 38 km
  • I 5 Express: 11 km
  • 15: 2 km
  • WA 543: 1 km
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