News releases

Sound Transit to add stop on eastbound ST Express Route 554 to serve the International District

Service changes for Sound Transit’s express bus service taking effect Sept. 21 will add a stop to eastbound ST Express Route 554 to serve the Chinatown/International District neighborhood, and adjust the schedules of several other routes to make them more reliable.  A new Route 554 stop at South…

Tacoma Link to run extended hours for Bob Seger concert at Tacoma Dome

Sound Transit will operate extended hours to accommodate crowds leaving the Tacoma Dome for the Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band concert on Saturday, September 21. The event begins at 8 p.m.  The last Tacoma Link northbound train will depart the Tacoma Dome Station at 11:48 p.m. The last…

Tacoma Link to run extended hours for Elton John concerts at Tacoma Dome

Sound Transit will operate extended hours to accommodate crowds leaving the Tacoma Dome for the Elton John concerts on Tuesday September 17 and Wednesday September 18. Both concerts begin at 7:30 p.m.  The last Tacoma Link northbound train will depart the Tacoma Dome Station at 11:48 p.m. The…

Sounder trains to run for Sunday Sounders FC match

Sports fans can skip traffic coming into Seattle on Sunday by riding Sound Transit’s Sounder event trains to the Sounders FC vs. New York Red Bulls 3:00 p.m. match. The stadium-bound train from the south will depart Lakewood at 12:16 p.m. The stadium-bound train from the north will depart Everett…

Tacoma Link to run extended hours for Post Malone concert at Tacoma Dome

Sound Transit will operate extended hours to accommodate crowds leaving the Tacoma Dome for the Post Malone concert on Saturday September 14. The concert begins at 8 p.m.  The last Tacoma Link northbound train will depart the Tacoma Dome Station at 11:48 p.m. The last southbound Tacoma Link train…

Sound Transit seeks input on 2020 proposed service changes

Sound Transit is proposing changes to ST Express bus service to add new service from the Eastside to South Lake Union, increase service between Seattle, Federal Way and Auburn, and increase speed and reliability on I-405. Service changes will take effect in March or September 2020.  Sound Transit…

Sound Transit seeks input on new name for University Street Link Station

Renaming will reduce confusion when Sound Transit opens U District station in 2021 Beginning today, the public has the opportunity to weigh in on six proposed new names for Sound Transit’s University Street Link Station. The renaming aims to stem passenger confusion with the light rail system’s…

Sound Transit seeks public input on Sounder expansion plan

Sound Transit 3 provides funding for improving Sounder service Sounder has provided reliable, traffic-free service for Puget Sound residents for nearly 20 years. Sounder South ridership has grown nearly 30% since 2014. During the peak commute, each train carries an average of 875 passengers.  The…

Sound Transit offering free mulch to public in Shoreline on Saturday

In conjunction with early work being done for the Lynnwood Link Extension, Sound Transit and contractors Stacy & Witbeck/Kiewit/Hoffman JV and Interwest Construction Inc. will be offering free mulch to the public Saturday, September 7 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The mulch will be available at the…

Sounder Seahawks game day trains start Sunday

Seattle Seahawks fans can save on travel time, parking and gas by taking Sound Transit's popular Sounder trains to the Seahawks 1:05 p.m. game Sunday, September 8 against the Cincinnati Bengals.  Special Sounder service is in addition to regular Link light rail, ST Express, and King County Metro…