Seattle Airport Bus

Taxis and LimousinesTaxi and Limousine rates from Seattle-Tacoma Airport (one-way, estimate)
Drop off LocationEstimated Taxi FareApproximate Drive Time (no traffic)
Seattle Downtown$45*20m
Bellevue$5024m
Redmond$70 33m
Lynnwood$85 40m
Kent$40 18m
Federal Way$4520m
Issaquah$6530m
Kirkland$6530m
Bothell$75 35m
Renton$30 20m
Everett$100+ 1hr 15m
Seattle (University District)$60 35m
Tacoma Downtown$85 45m
* There is a $32 flat rate FROM Seattle Downtown to the Airport (not TO downtown)

Shuttle ServiceShuttle Service from Seattle-Tacoma Airport
Drop off Location Cost (per person, one-way) Approximate Drive Time Shuttle
Seattle Downtown$1920mShuttle Express
Bellevue$19 - $2224mShuttle Express
Redmond$22 33m Shuttle Express
Lynnwood$27 40mShuttle Express
Issaquah$2730mShuttle Express
Kirkland$2230mShuttle Express
Bothell$27 35mShuttle Express
Renton$19 20mShuttle Express
Everett$29 - $39 1hr 15mShuttle Express
Seattle (University District)$22 35mShuttle Express
Bellingham Airport$35 ~3 hoursBellair Airporter
Vancouver, BC (Downtown)$57 ~5 hoursQuick Shuttle
Vancouver, BC (YVR Airport)$57 ~4 hoursQuick Shuttle
Public TransitPublic transit from Seattle-Tacoma Airport
Drop off Location
Seattle Downtown

Light Rail (LINK) is available between the airport and downtown for $2.75 per adult. First train departs from the airport at 5am, last train at 12:45am. The trip is approximately 40 minutes.

Fare information: http://www.soundtransit.org/Fares-and-Passes/Link-fares.xml?tab=1
Bellevue

Take the 560 Express Bus (Sound Transit) from SeaTac Airport (Bay 1) between the airport and downtown Bellevue (Bellevue Transit Center) for $2.50 per adult. The trip is approximately 40 minutes on the express schedule, over an hour on the non-express schedule.

Full schedule details available here: http://www.soundtransit.org/Schedules/ST-Express-Bus/560.xml
Redmond

Travelling to Redmond requires at least one bus transfer. In general, follow the directions to the Bellevue Transit Center and then transfer to the RapidRide B Line (Bay 3 of the Bellevue Transit Center) to head towards Redmond Transit Center. Allow around two hours for this trip.
Lynnwood

Travelling to Lynnwood requires at least one bus transfer. In general, follow to directions to Seattle Downtown and then exit the Light Rail (LINK) at Westlake Station. Walk to Olive Way and 6th to catch the Ash Way P&R Bus towards Lynnwood - this will bring you to the Lynnwood Transit center. Allow over two hours for this trip.
Kent

Several bus connections are available to Kent depending on your final destination. In general start by taking the 574 Bus (Sound Transit) from SeaTac Airport (Bay 1) to the Kent-Des Moines Freeway Station, and then transfer to the Bus 166 towards Kent. This will bring you to the Kent Sounder Station, and requires about 45 minutes.
Federal Way

Take the 574 Bus (Sound Transit) from SeaTac Airport (Bay 1) to the Federal Way Transit Center. The trip requires about 20 minutes and costs $2.50 per person.

Full schedule details available here: http://www.soundtransit.org/Schedules/ST-Express-Bus/574.xml
Issaquah

Travelling to Issaquah requires at least one bus transfer. One option is following the directions to the Bellevue Transit Center (see above) and then transferring to the 271 Bus (Bay 5 at the Bellevue Transit Center) which will then take you to the Issaquah Transit Center. Allow around two hours for this trip.

Please visit the King County trip planner for other options: http://metro.kingcounty.gov/
Kirkland

Travelling to Kirkland requires at least one bus transfer. One option is following the directions to the Bellevue Transit Center (see above) and then transferring to the 235 Bus (Bay 10 at the Bellevue Transit Center) which will then take you to the Kirkland Transit Center. Allow around 90 minutes for this trip.

Please visit the King County trip planner for other options: http://metro.kingcounty.gov/
Renton

Take the 560 Express Bus (Sound Transit) from SeaTac Airport (Bay 1) between the airport and downtown Renton (Renton Transit Center) for $2.50 per adult. The trip is approximately 20 minutes on the express schedule, about 40 minutes on the non-express schedule.

Full schedule details available here: http://www.soundtransit.org/Schedules/ST-Express-Bus/560.xml
Everett

Travelling to Everett requires at least two bus transfers. One option is taking the Light Rail (Link) to the International District Station (Bay A) and then transferring to the Sound Transit 510 Bus (4th Ave S & S Jackson St) which will then take you into Everett. Allow over two hours for this trip.

Please visit the King County trip planner for other options: http://metro.kingcounty.gov/
Seattle (University District)

Travelling to the University District requires at least one bus transfer. One option is taking the Light Rail (Link) to the International District Station (Bay A) and then transferring to the 71 Bus (also Bay A) which will then take you into the University District. Allow over an hour for this trip.

Please visit the King County trip planner for other options: http://metro.kingcounty.gov/

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