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Stay in the know with rider alerts for construction and event related revisions to Sound Transit service. Unexpected or last-minute changes to service may not be available on this page.

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Elevator and escalator outages

*This outage list is updated once every 24 hours, Monday through Friday, (except Holidays) and does not include short-term outages that may occur throughout the day. Short-term outage alerts can be found on our Service alerts page. To receive real-time notifications of short-term outages, subscribe to Accessibility Transit Alerts.

Elevators Outages

Service Station Location Reason Estimated Return Alternate Access

Link

Pioneer Square Station #705 - Northbound Mezzanine to Surface Repair TBD

Use other elevator or stairs

Escalators Outages

Service Station Location Reason Estimated Return Alternate Access
Link SeaTac Airport Station #2 - Station Access Repair 5/28 Use stairs or elevator
Link Westlake Station #301 - Southbound platform to mezzanine Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link Westlake Station #303 - Northbound Platform to Mezzanine Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link Westlake Station #304 - Southbound Platform to Mezzanine Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link Westlake Station #307 - Down, Surface to Mezzanine, Macy's Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link Westlake Station #308 - Up, Mezzanine to Surface Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link Westlake Station #309 - Up, Mezzanine to Surface Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link Westlake Station #310 - Down, Middle Century Square Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link Westlake Station #316 - Down, Surface to Mid Nordstrom's Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link University Street Station #502 - Southbound, Up, Platform to Mezzanine Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link University Street Station #504 - Southbound, Up, Platform to Mezzanine Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link University Street Station #506 - Southbound, Up, Mezzanine to Surface Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link University Street Station #511 - Southbound Up, Mezzanine to Surface Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link Pioneer Square Station #702 - Up, Southbound Platform to Mezzanine Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link Pioneer Square Station #704 - Southbound Platform to Mezzanine Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link Pioneer Square Station #705 - Northbound mezzanine to Surface Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link Pioneer Square Station #706 - Northbound mezzanine to surface Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link Pioneer Square Station #707 - Northbound mezzanine to surface Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link Pioneer Square Station  #709 - Up, Southbound Mezzanine to Surface Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link International District/Chinatown Station #904 - Station Access Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator

Masks are required by federal law. Learn more about riding safely.

ST Express bus

ST Express routes 542 & 545 will be on an overnight reroute eastbound at SR-520 & NE 51 St between 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 12 through Friday, May 14 due to construction activity.

Start and end times for this event are subject to change. 

ST Express 542 / 545 - Westbound to University District / Seattle

Missed stops:

  • None

    ST Express 542 / 545 - Eastbound to Redmond

    [9:00 p.m. - 6:00 a.m.]

    Missed stop:

    • SR-520 & NE 51 St

    Use stop:

    • NE 51 St & 154 Ave NE

    Masks are required by federal law. Learn more about riding safely.

    ST Express routes 542 & 545 will be on an overnight reroute eastbound at SR-520 & NE 40th St between approximately 10:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m. Thursday, May 13 through Saturday morning, May 15 due to construction activity. 

    Start and end times for this event are subject to change.


    ST Express 542 / 545 – Westbound to University District / Seattle

    Missed stops:

    • None


    ST Express 542 / 545 – Eastbound to Redmond

    [10:00 p.m. - 5:00 a.m.]

    Missed stop:

    • SR-520 & NE 40th St

    Use stop:

    • NE 40 St & 152 Ave NE

    ST Express Route 542 will be on an eastbound overnight reroute between 8:00 p.m. and 5:30 a.m. Monday, May 10, Tuesday, May 11, and Thursday, May 13, due to construction activity.

    Start and end times for this event are subject to change. 

    ST Express 542 – Westbound to University District

    Missed stops:

    • None

    ST Express 542 – Eastbound to Redmond

    [8:00 p.m. - 5:30 a.m.]

    Missed stop:

    • Montlake Boulevard E & E Lake Washington Boulevard

    Use stop:

    • NE Pacific St & Montlake Boulevard NE – Bay 1
       

    Masks are required by federal law. Learn more about riding safely.

    ST Express Route 522 is on a long term reroute in downtown Bothell.

    ST Express 522 – Westbound to Seattle

    Missed stops:

    • None

    ST Express 522 – Eastbound to Woodinville

    Missed stops:

    • Main St & 103rd Ave NE

    Use stops:

    • Old Bothell Way NE & 98th Ave NE
    • Beardslee Boulevard & Sunrise Dr
    • UW Bothell / Cascadia College

    Masks are required by federal law. Learn more about riding safely.

    ST Express routes 545 & 566 will be on a reroute beginning Wednesday, April 29th until further notice due to construction activity at the Redmond Technology Station.

    Start and end times for this event are subject to change. 

    ST Express 545 – Westbound to Seattle

    Missed stops:

    • Redmond Technology Station – Bay 4

    Use stops:

    • SR-520 & NE 40th ST

    ST Express 545 – Eastbound to Redmond

    Missed stops:

    • None

    ST Express 566 – Northbound to Redmond Technology Station

    Missed stops:

    • None

    ST Express 566 – Southbound to Auburn

    Missed stops:

    • Redmond Technology Station - Bay 4

    Use stops:

    • Redmond Technology Station - Bay 8

    *ST Express 567 remains suspended due to COVID-19 related service reductions.

    Masks are required by federal law. Learn more about riding safely.

    ST Express routes 566 & 567* are unable to serve the stops at Central Ave N & 228th St in Kent until further notice.

    *ST Express 567 remains suspended due to COVID-19 related service reductions.

    Masks are required by federal law. Learn more about riding safely.

    Beginning Friday, December 18th, 2020, Bellevue Transit Center restrooms will be closed. This is due to the permanent closure of the Rider Services building (10904 NE 6th St, Bellevue) for upcoming redevelopment.

    Additionally, the ticket machine will be temporarily out of service beginning Monday, December 28th, 2020. It will move to a new location in the transit center in February 2021. 

    Dates and times of these outages are subject to change.

    Purchase tickets digitally by downloading the Transit Go app, or purchase an ORCA fare card at a nearby retailer. The nearest ORCA retail location is the Safeway located at 300 Bellevue Way NE, open daily from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

    Or visit orcacard.com for more information and additional participating retailers.

    Sounder train

    There are no alerts at this time.

    Other

    *This outage list is updated once every 24 hours, Monday through Friday, (except Holidays) and does not include short-term outages that may occur throughout the day. Short-term outage alerts can be found on our Service alerts page. To receive real-time notifications of short-term outages, subscribe to Accessibility Transit Alerts.

    Elevators Outages

    Service Station Location Reason Estimated Return Alternate Access

    Link

    Pioneer Square Station #705 - Northbound Mezzanine to Surface Repair TBD

    Use other elevator or stairs

    Escalators Outages

    Service Station Location Reason Estimated Return Alternate Access
    Link SeaTac Airport Station #2 - Station Access Repair 5/28 Use stairs or elevator
    Link Westlake Station #301 - Southbound platform to mezzanine Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
    Link Westlake Station #303 - Northbound Platform to Mezzanine Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
    Link Westlake Station #304 - Southbound Platform to Mezzanine Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
    Link Westlake Station #307 - Down, Surface to Mezzanine, Macy's Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
    Link Westlake Station #308 - Up, Mezzanine to Surface Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
    Link Westlake Station #309 - Up, Mezzanine to Surface Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
    Link Westlake Station #310 - Down, Middle Century Square Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
    Link Westlake Station #316 - Down, Surface to Mid Nordstrom's Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
    Link University Street Station #502 - Southbound, Up, Platform to Mezzanine Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
    Link University Street Station #504 - Southbound, Up, Platform to Mezzanine Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
    Link University Street Station #506 - Southbound, Up, Mezzanine to Surface Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
    Link University Street Station #511 - Southbound Up, Mezzanine to Surface Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
    Link Pioneer Square Station #702 - Up, Southbound Platform to Mezzanine Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
    Link Pioneer Square Station #704 - Southbound Platform to Mezzanine Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
    Link Pioneer Square Station #705 - Northbound mezzanine to Surface Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
    Link Pioneer Square Station #706 - Northbound mezzanine to surface Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
    Link Pioneer Square Station #707 - Northbound mezzanine to surface Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
    Link Pioneer Square Station  #709 - Up, Southbound Mezzanine to Surface Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
    Link International District/Chinatown Station #904 - Station Access Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator

    Masks are required by federal law. Learn more about riding safely.