In about the time it takes to order and get coffee, University Link will take you from downtown Seattle to Capitol Hill and the University of Washington. Join us for our newest addition to Link light rail at ulink2016.org to see station interiors and learn about winning a first ride on University Link light rail extension!
University Link will connect the University of Washington and Capitol Hill to existing light rail service from downtown Seattle to the airport.
Ride from University of Washington to downtown in eight minutes and on to the airport in less than an hour.
Length: 3.15 miles connects downtown Seattle to UW (Husky Stadium)
Rider projection: University Link will add 71,000 riders to the system by 2030, bringing the systemwide total to 114,000.
Budget: $1.9 billion
Construction type: Twin-bored tunnels
Funding partners: sales tax, MVET tax, federal grants