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Route 586 Announcement - Missed stop in Seattle - Update

  • Posted: March 27 - 11:27 am
  • Update: The construction work finished early, the bus stop at NE Pacific St & 15th Ave NE has reopened.

    Original message from 3/18/15: From Friday, March 19, to Friday, April 3, the bus stop at NE Pacific St & 15th Ave NE will be closed due to construction work. Use the stop at NE Pacific St opposite NE Pacific Pl instead.

Routes 550 & 554 Traffic - I-90 Lane Closures March 27-30th

  • Posted: March 27 - 11:03 am
  • Expect significant delays on ST Express 550 and 554 due to WSDOT lane closures on the I-90 for bridge inspection and construction work. Crews will shift all westbound I-90 traffic between Bellevue Way and Rainier Avenue South to the express lanes from 11 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday. No stops will be missed.

Routes 577 & 578 Stop closure - Feb. 14, 2015 thru Feb. 2017

  • Posted: March 10 - 7:19 am
  • ST Express routes 577 and 578 will not make the 2nd & Lenora stop beginning February 14, 2015. A Long-Term Bus Stop Closure due to construction work in the city will keep the stop closed until 2017.  A temporary stop will be visibly installed for use on 2nd Ave just south of Virginia Street. Signage will also be posted at the 2nd & Lenora stop directing riders to the temporary stop.

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Route Central Link light rail Platform closure - Link not serving downtown this weekend

  • Posted: March 27 - 11:17 am
  • On Saturday and Sunday, March 28th and 29th, Central Link light rail will service Seatac Station to Mount Baker Station. A free shuttle (Route 97) will take riders from Mount Baker through the downtown bus tunnel. The shuttle will not serve Beacon Hill or SODO Stations. If possible, we recommend that you adjust your schedule to add extra time.

    The downtown Seattle Transit Tunnel (DSTT) is open, and regulary scheduled DSTT bus service will operate via regular routes and stops.

    Seattle to SODO Station
    At any Downtown Seattle Tunnel Stop take King County Metro (KCM) Routes:

    Seatac to SODO Station

    • Take Link to Mount Baker Station
    • Transfer to Route 97 and exit at Stadium Stop
    • Transfer to KCM Routes 101, 106, or 150 at Stadium Station to SODO Station

    OR

    • Take Link to Rainer Beach Station
    • Transfer to KCM Route 106 at Rainer Ave S and S Henderson St

    SODO Station to:

    • Beacon Hill - KCM Route 50 to Columbian Way & Beacon Ave transfer to Route 36
    • Mount Baker - KCM Route 101,106, 150 northbound to Intl. District transfer to Route 97
    • Columbia City or Othello Station - KCM Route 50
    • Rainier Beach - KCM Route 106
    • Tukwila Intl Blvd Station - KCM Route 124

    OR

    For Columbia City, Othello, Rainier Beach, Tukwila, and Seatac Stations

    • Take KCM Routes 101, 106, or 150 northbound to International District Station
    • Transfer to the 97 Shuttle
    • Exit at Mount Baker Station
    • Transfer to Link

    Seattle to Beacon Hill
    Take King County Metro (KCM) Route 36 from:

    • 3rd Ave & Pine St
    • 3rd & Union
    • 3rd & Marion
    • 3rd & James
    • 3rd & Main
    • 5th Ave S & S. Jackson St

    Beacon Hill to Seattle
    Take King County Metro Route 36 from Beacon Ave S. & S. Lander St to:

    • S. Jackson & 5th Ave S
    • Yesler Way & Prefontaine Pl S
    • 3rd & Columbia
    • 3rd & Seneca
    • 3rd & Pike

    Seatac Station to Beacon Hill

    • Take Link to Othello Station
    • Transfer to KCM Route 36 at 39th Ave S & S. Lander St

    Beacon Hill to Mount Baker Station:

    • Take KCM Route 36 from Beacon Ave S. & S. Lander St
    • Exit at S. Jackson & 5th Ave S
    • Transfer to Route 97 in the Transit Tunnel

    Beacon Hill to Columbia City Station:

    • Take KCM Route 36 from Beacon Ave S. & S. Lander St
    • Exit at Beacon Ave S & S. Columbian Way
    • Walk east on Columbian Way to Columbian & Beacon Ave stop
    • Transfer to KCM Route 50

    Beacon Hill to Othello Station: Take KCM Route 36 from Beacon Ave S. & S. Lander St

    Beacon Hill to Rainier Beach, Tukwila Intl, and Seatac Stations:

    • Take KCM Route 36 from Beacon Ave S. & S. Lander St
    • Exit at Othello Station
    • Transfer to Link