From the Airport (SEA)
Yellow Cab: 206-622-6500
20-45 min to downtown, 30-60 min to Bellevue. Airport to downtown: Metered, about $42-50. Downtown to airport: $40 flat rate.
Town Car or Limo:
“Ground Transportation” touch screen at baggage claim.
Link Light Rail:
Allow for an hour to get downtown. 1-way ticket $2.25-3. To get to WSU Downtown Seattle, take the Link to Pioneer Square Station, exit towards James St, turn right on James St, left on 4th, walk 3 blocks to Marion St, and 901 5th is on the right.
If driving, plan $20-35/day in parking.
App-based ride share:
Uber, Lyft, Sidecar: Download one of the apps, schedule a ride for trips between meetings.
Visit metro.kingcounty.gov and click “Plan a Trip”. Download the “One Bus Away” App.
South Lake Union and First Hill Streetcars:
The South Lake Union Streetcar runs from Lake Union to Westlake, and the First Hill Streetcar runs from Capitol Hill to Pioneer Square. 1-way ticket $2.25.
Traffic varies based on time of day, so always check travel time to your event or meeting. Generally traffic flowing into the city is worst in the mornings, and out of the city is worst at the end of the work day. Thursdays are high-traffic days.
Visit wsdot.wa.gov or download WSDOT for traffic updates, or follow on Twitter @WSDOT.
520 Bridge fee: $3-$5.40 depending on time of day (if renting, you will get a bill from the rental company to pay toll); you can also sign up for a temporary Good to Go pass: wsdot.wa.gov/goodtogo.
1100 5th Ave
Reservations: 800-853-3914 Hotel: 206-624-8000
Renaissance Seattle Hotel
515 Madison St
Seattle Marriott Waterfront
2100 Alaskan Way
1415 5th Ave
1000 1st Ave
Sheraton Seattle Hotel
1400 6th Ave
The Westin Seattle
1900 5th Ave
1112 4th Ave
Hotel Monaco Seattle
1101 4th Ave
Reservations: 800-715-6513 Hotel: 206-621-1770
Hyatt at Olive 8
1635 8th Ave