Getting Around


Airport Transportation Options

  • Light rail between UW and the airport:
    Stops: Downtown, Capitol Hill, Husky Stadium (UW). Map of the light rail system
    • 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 the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, 24 hours a day. From baggage claim, cross sky bridge 4 to the airport parking garage and go to the 3rd floor (in the center of the Ground Transportation Plaza). The cost to or from the University District is approximately $40 each way. Call in advance or reserve online

    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.