Northgate Station

Northgate Station looking southeast

The elevated Northgate Station will be located east of 1st Ave NE, spanning NE 103rd Street. Station entrances will be on the Northgate Mall property north of NE 103rd Street and near the Northgate Transit Center south of NE 103rd Street. 

This station will provide access to Northgate Mall, bus transfers at the transit center, adjacent park-and-ride facilities, North Seattle Community College and nearby homes and businesses.


Mode: Link light rail

Opens for service: 2021

Ride time: Northgate to downtown Seattle in 14 minutes

Rider projection: Approximately 15,000 daily riders will board the train at Northgate Station by 2030

Phase: Final design

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

Outreach staff

Rhonda Dixon Rhonda Dixon
Title: Community Outreach Specialist
Office Phone: 206-370-5569
Email Address:

Latest news

Project update: Northgate Link Extension
Jun 27, 2014: Transmission line relocation update; First Ave NE reopens; Roosevelt construction wall going up; U District Street Fair; temporary art roster - call to artists

Construction alert: Maple Leaf Portal & Northgate Station
May 28, 2014: 1st Avenue NE to re-open north and south bound