Getting Around


Airport Transportation Options

Light rail is now open between UW and the airport!
Stops: Downtown, Capitol Hill, Husky Stadium (UW)
Website: Map of the light rail system

Website: Travel time between light rail stops

  • Rental Cars
    There are a variety of rental car options available from both on-airport and off-airport locations. Here’s a list of options at SeaTac Airport
  • Taxi Cabs

    Go to the Ground Transportation Center in the baggage claim area at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to catch a cab to your hotel. Cab fare from the airport into the city averages $50, including gratuity.

  • Shuttle Express
    (425)-981-7000. Provides transportation to and from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, 24 hours a day. At the airport parking garage, go to the third floor (in the center of the garage behind the Ground Transportation Desk). Inside the airport terminal, look for the red and black signs. The cost to or from the University District is approximately $19.00 each way (or $36 round trip). Call one day in advance to make a reservation for transportation to the airport

    Restaurant Options

    Download our information sheet on Recommended Eateries [PDF]


    The Seattle Tourism website has a lot of information about things to do in Seattle.