Roosevelt Station

Roosevelt Station

This station in the Roosevelt neighborhood will be located along the west side of 12th Ave NE between NE 65th and NE 67th streets. The station will include a plaza with seating, public art and bike parking. 

Riders will board trains underground. There will be two entrances - one at NE 65th Street and one at NE 67th Street. Entrances include elevators, escalators and stairs.

Ride to the airport in about 45 minutes or north to Northgate in about two minutes. Connect to buses on NE 65th Street, 12th Ave NE and Roosevelt Way NE.


Mode: Link light rail

Open for service: 2021

Ride time: 45 minutes from Roosevelt to Sea-Tac Airport

Rider projection: Approximately 8,000 daily riders will board at Roosevelt Station by 2030

Phase: Design & Construction


Station: Cut and cover

Tunnels: Tunnel boring machines excavate and build northbound and southbound train tunnels

Funding: Federal grants, motor vehicle excise tax (MVET) and local sales tax

Outreach staff

Ryan Bianchi Ryan Bianchi
Title: Community Outreach Specialist
Office Phone: 206-398-5070
Email Address:

Latest news

Roosevelt Station: Construction Alert
Dec 18, 2014: Work to start at 7 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 20

Project update: Northgate Link Extension
Nov 24, 2014: Second tunnel boring machine heading south; roadway restoration work at Roosevelt Station; sidewalk restoration work at U District Station

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