Transportation information for Chelan is provided below. Travel information includes driving directions, maps, airport information and more.
The Washington State Ferry system is the largest passenger and auto ferry network in the United States, and services over 25 million customers each year. Plan to arrive at the ferry terminal at least 30 minutes prior to departure to ensure a place on the first come, first served ferries.
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Pangborn Memorial Airport serves the commercial flight needs of north central Washington and the surrounding area with 5 daily flights to and from Sea-Tac via Horizon Airlines. Pangborn Memorial Airport is located in the town of Wenatchee about 69 miles northwest of Moses Lake.
Map + Directions
Chelan is located in central Washington about 180 miles east of Seattle and approximately 150 miles west of Spokane. The closest interstate is I-90, which bisects Washington from west to east. The major throughfare is U.S. Highway 97 which travels north to south and eventually connects with I-90. Another option if you are coming from the east is U.S. Highway 2 which connects to Spokane and does not dip as far South as I-90.