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Sound Transit train, Link light rail, bus schedules for Thanksgiving holiday

No Sounder North service on the day after Thanksgiving; Sounder South to run on shortened schedule

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Riders should be aware of service reductions for the holiday weekend, including limited Sounder trains the day after Thanksgiving. 

Thanksgiving Day service 

  • Sounder commuter rail will not operate.
  • ST Express bus routes will operate on Sunday schedules.
  • Link light rail will run on Sunday schedules.
  • Tacoma Link will run on Sunday schedules. 

Day after Thanksgiving service 

Sounder service will operate on a modified schedule the day after Thanksgiving. 

There will be no service on the Sounder North line. 

On the Sounder South line, the first northbound train from Lakewood leaves at 4:36 a.m. followed by trains at 5:26 a.m., 6:26 a.m. and 6:46 a.m. Trains heading southbound depart King Street Station at 3:35 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 5:20 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Passengers can view the full schedules at 

Other service is as follows:

  • ST Express buses and will operate regular weekday service.
  • Link light rail will operate on Saturday schedules.
  • Tacoma Link will operate regular weekday service. 

More holiday schedule information is available at

All Sound Transit passengers are directed to wear face coverings under federal guidelines. 

Riders should sign up for rider alerts to ensure that they receive up-to-date information about service changes, or visit