Visit Leavenworth Washington, USA

Trip Planning

Getting To Leavenworth, WA

Nestled in the heart of the Cascades between Seattle and Spokane. Choose to drive, take the train, ride the bus, or fly. Just get here!

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Traveling to Leavenworth

By Car

Leavenworth is easily accessible from the west coast via US Highway 2, and the drive through the Cascades has been voted as one of the most scenic drives in the States. The highway is well maintained with frequent pull-outs and rest stops to soak in the scenery or grab a bite. In the winter, the roads are kept clear, though you will want to check the road reports here before heading out. Here are some links to some useful Google Maps:

GPS Users

  • LAT: 47°25'45.00 N
  • LONG: 120°39'41.00 W
  • ALT: 1160'

By Train

  • Amtrak Train No. 7: Departs 6:08 AM - Westbound (from Chicago) to Seattle and all intermediate stations
  • Amtrak Train No. 8: Departs 4:40 PM - Eastbound (from Seattle) to Chicago and all intermediate stations

For Train status please call (800) 872-7245 – (1.800.USA.RAIL)

For Train Ticket purchases:

  • Icicle Station is an un-staffed station and does not have a quik-trak machine at this time.  Tickets can be purchased via a number of ways:
  • Reservations can be made via phone (1.800.872.7245) or on the web
  • Icicle Station Shuttle Service provided by Leavenworth Shuttle (877) 868-7720 or (509) 548-7433

Christmas Lighting Train - Alki Tours 1-800-895-2554

By Air

Pangborn Memorial Airport in East Wenatchee is located 30 miles from Leavenworth. Horizon Air provides three direct flights per day from Seattle to E. Wenatchee and three direct flights per day from E. Wenatchee to Seattle. Call 1-800-547-9308 for reservations. You can also check out their new webcam for current conditions. Click here for their newest video featuring Leavenworth!

Sea-Tac International Airport is located 130 miles from Leavenworth. As the largest international airport in the Pacific Northwest, Sea-Tac is easily accessed from anywhere in the world.

By Bus

Trailways daily bus service directly to Leavenworth. 1-800-366-3830

Bus Tours

  • Experience Oregon 1-888-342-2662
  • Hesselgrave (Western WA) 1-800-457-5522
  • Clipper Navigation, Inc.   206-448-5000 or 800-888-2535
  • Seattle 206-878-3965 or 800-770-8769
  • Tailor Made Tours, LLC  206- 478-7512
  • Alki Tours 1-800-895-2554
  • Cheryl's NW Tours LLC 206-353-3330
  • I Love Leavenworth Excursions 509-433-1329
  • Leavenworth Party Bus 509-669-5120

Public Transportation

Link Transit serves Chelan and Douglas Counties and provides safe, reliable, and cost effective public transportation services that promote citizen access to work, recreation, commerce and public services.

  • Route 22 - Wenatchee to Leavenworth
  • Route 22 - Leavenworth to Wenatchee
  • Link Guest Service Center 509-662-1155


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11645 North Road, Leavenworth, WA, 98826

T: (800) 872-7245 Website

Amtrak Passenger Rail Service. Empire Builder from Seattle to Chicago with station stop in Leavenworth. Reservations available online at 800-872-7245.

Link Transit

300 South Columbia Street, Wenatchee, WA, 98801

T: (509) 662-1155 Website

Public transportation system serving the local communities of Chelan and Douglas counties with fixed route and para-transit services. Operating Monday through Saturday.

Wenatchee Valley Shuttle

400 S Wenatchee Avenue, Wenatchee, WA, 98801

T: (509) 293-5773 Website

Making three to five trips daily, seven days a week, shuttling people from Wenatchee/Peshastin to Sea-Tac airport & back. We never cancel trips due to weather or any other circumstance. We always go! Please make reservations online.