Do you have to pay for the Seattle light rail?

You can buy a one-way ticket or an all day/round trip ticket for Link light rail or Sounder at all Link light rail stations and Sounder stations. You can pay with cash or a credit/debit card.

How much is senior bus fare in Seattle?

$1.00 $2.00Fares

Type Single Ride Day Pass
Adult (19 – 64) $2.25 $4.50
Children/Youth (18 & under) Free Free
Seniors (65+)/RRFP $1.00 $2.00
ORCA LIFT $1.00 $4.00

How much is light rail from airport to Seattle?

$3.00 each wayLink light rail connects downtown Seattle to SeaTac Airport with 11 stops in between. The ride only takes 37 minutes from Airport to Westlake Center and costs only $3.00 each way (Youth 6-18: $1.50; Seniors 65+ & Disabled: $1.00). For more information about Link light rail, visit

Link trains offer two-way, rapid service 20 hours each day. Trains leave every seven to eight minutes during peak periods and every 10 minutes during midday and evening hours. Light rail trains operate in their own right of way and provide a 36-minute ride between Sea-Tac Airport and downtown Seattle.

Can you take the light rail downtown Seattle?

With stops in South Seattle neighborhoods, the stadium district, the International District/Chinatown, University of Washington, downtown locations and Capitol Hill, it's a great option for travelers coming to or from the airport.

What is the cheapest way to get to SeaTac airport?

Take public transitDefinitely the cheapest option for getting to Sea-Tac is Sound Transit light rail, which runs between the airport and Westlake Center downtown (about a 38-minute trip) from 5 a.m. through 1 a.m. Monday through Saturday and 6 a.m. to midnight Sundays and holidays.

Is Seattle light rail free for seniors?

How do I get the light rail from SeaTac airport?

From baggage carousel 16 at the north end of the terminal, go up one floor to the skybridge level. Head across skybridge 6 and turn left through the parking garage to the light rail station. A free electric shuttle service also operates continuously between the light rail station and the airport skybridge.

Link travels between University of Washington Station and Angle Lake Station, making 14 stops along the way, including downtown Seattle and Sea-Tac Airport. Adult fares range from $2.25 to $3.25; Children 5 & under ride free; Youth 6-18 pay $1.50; Seniors 65+ & Disabled pay $1.00.

Can two people use the same ORCA card?

What does this mean for group travel? In the new system, each rider will need their own ORCA card to ride and pay their fare. Because the system stores value in your account rather than on the card itself, a single card cannot be used to pay for multiple riders.

What happens if you don’t tap your ORCA card?

When you get off the train and tap off at your destination station, ORCA calculates the correct fare to charge against your card. If you don't tap off, your card will be charged the maximum fare.

How much does it cost to get from Sea-Tac to downtown Seattle?

Transfer Options from Seattle Airport to downtown

Transfer Option Operating Hours Price
Airport Transfer 7/24 Variable Price
Taxi 7/24 $40-$50
Bus 05:00 – 23:00 $3.25-$4.50
Tram 05:00–00:00 $3.25-$4.50

How much is an Uber from Sea-Tac to Downtown Seattle?

Approximate cost from Seatac via Ubergreen to the Westin Hotel as of this writing is $51 with no surge pricing in effect. UberX: You and your party are not sharing an Uber and as of this writing during non-surge to the Westin Hotel from Seatac would be $51-$67 depending on traffic.

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