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Transportation Options In Seattle, WA

Ways to move around the Seattle area.

 

Sound Transit - Schedules, fares, guide, trip planner and maps. Offers safe and reliable regional train, light rail and bus service.

Sound Transit -- Link Light Rail Stations: - SeaTac Airport, Tukwila, Othello,Columbia City, Mt. Baker, Beacon Hill, SODO, Stadium, International, Pioneer Square, University Street, Westlake Center, Capitol Hill, and U. Washington.

Sound Transit -- Express Buses - Offers 28 very quick routes between major cities and job centers.

Sound Transit -- Everett Train - Runs north from Seattle to Everett and back.

ORCA Card -- "One Regional Card for All" - A computer chip e-purse card allows you to move all around without bringing cash. Use for bus, light rail, train and ferry.

Bus -- Airport Shuttle Express - Pick up and drop off to your door or airport.

Bus -- Greyhound System - For longer distance travel, Greyhound offers redesigned buses with Wi-Fi, outlets, more legroom plus greater safety.

Bus -- Quick Shuttle - Affordable, reliable shuttle buses to Vancouver, BC from airport or hotels.

Bus -- DART Buses (Dial-a-Ride Transit) - Vans that service neighborhoods, for short and flexible hops.

Bus -- Microsoft Connector Shuttle - Several pickup stops, to the Redmond Campus.

Bus -- Rapid Ride (The big red busses) - Very fast, very often, for the commuter.

Monorail - Departs every 10 minutes from Seattle Center and Westlake Station Downtown.

Streetcars -- South Lake Union, First Hill, Capitol Hill & Downtown - You'll enjoy the ride on these bright shiny trolley cars of purple, red, orange and lime green.

Amtrak Cascades Train - A beautiful ride from Vancouver BC to Eugene with multiple stops along the way.

Ferries - All about the ferry system which make you almost feel like you're on a cruise.

Ferries -- Route Map - Drive the car on, ride your bicycle on, or just walk on.

Ferries -- Water Taxi - Ride the "foot ferry" from Downtown to West Seattle.

Uber -- Upscale Taxi Alternative - Your "on-demand" private driver.

Yellow Taxi - Take a taxi anywhere in the Seattle area.

Limousines - Luxury town cars and stretch limos for weddings, business or other special events.

Car Sharing -- ZipCar - Wheels when you want them, slightly different than car renting.

Car Sharing -- Car2Go - Spontaneity on wheels, rent by the minute, or the hour, or the day

Ride Sharing - Carpooling is another way to get around.

Parking Permits - Special street parking privileges in residential neighborhoods.

Park & Ride Lots - One more option, just park the car and ride the bus.

Parking Near SeaTac Airport - Park N Jet - Secure, web reservations, free shuttle service, valet, self service.

Google Trip Planner - User-friendly destination directions for driving, public transportation, biking, walking and flying.

WalkScore - Walk for exercise rather than spending your time on a treadmill in the gym.

Burke Gilman Trail - For walkers, runners, cyclists, skaters, commuters

Bicycling - Maps, trail routes, racks, etiquette, street markings.

Bicycle Rentals - Rent quality bikes for short periods.

 

Transportation options for moving about Seattle and the surrounding area.