The driving distance from San Francisco, California to Seattle, Washington is:

807 miles / 1 299 km

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Driving distance from San Francisco, CA to Seattle, WA

The total driving distance from San Francisco, CA to Seattle, WA is 807 miles or 1 299 kilometers.

Your trip begins in San Francisco, California. It ends in Seattle, Washington.

If you are planning a road trip, you might also want to calculate the total driving time from San Francisco, CA to Seattle, WA so you can see when you'll arrive at your destination.

You can also calculate the cost of driving from San Francisco, CA to Seattle, WA based on current local fuel prices and an estimate of your car's best gas mileage.

Since this is a long drive, you might want to stop halfway and stay overnight in a hotel. You can find the city that is halfway between San Francisco, CA and Seattle, WA.

Planning to fly a plane instead? You might be more interested in calculating the straight line distance to fly from San Francisco, CA to Seattle, WA.

When in Seattle, you may want to visit the Seattle icons as suggested by The icons are Space Needle, Seattle Great Wheel, Famous Graves, Original Starbucks, Bill Gates House, EMP Museum, Hat N'Boots and Archie McPhee.

The Original Starbucks was opened in 1971 in the Pike Place Market. The world's first Starbucks only serves coffee and espresso, nothing else. This would be the place to see the original Starbucks logo. It is open from 6 am to 9 pm.

If you are into coffee, the Pike Place Market has several options apart from Starbucks. Check out one of the independently owned coffee shops like Storyville Coffee Company, Local Color, Le Panier, Ghost Alley Espresso and Coffee & A Specialty Bakery.

The Ghost Alley Espresso also offers the market ghost tour. Tours are available in the evening at 7 pm from Thursday to Sunday.

Pike Place Market is a one of the oldest farmers' markets in the United States. The best time to visit is in the mornings before 12 pm when it is usually less crowded. It can be overly crowded during summer months.

San Francisco, California

City: San Francisco
State: California
Country: United States
Category: cities

Seattle, Washington

City: Seattle
State: Washington
Country: United States
Category: cities

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