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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 #1 - Station Access Scheduled Maintenance 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 #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 #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 #902 - Up, Southbound Platform to Plaza Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link International District/Chinatown Station #904 - Up, Southbound Platform to Plaza Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator

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ST Express bus

ST Express Route 512 will not serve the northbound stop at I-5 & NE 145th St between the hours of 11:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 23 into Thursday, June 24 due to construction activity. This will impact the last 4 trips north to Everett for the evening.

Northbound passengers may use the stop at I-5 & NE 45th St during these times.

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

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

ST Express routes 542 & 545 will be on an overnight reroute beginning at 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 23 through Thursday, June 24 at 5:00 a.m. due to the westbound closure of the SR-520 Bridge.

During this reroute, westbound buses will travel via I-90. Please anticipate additional travel time and potential delays.

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

ST Express 542 – Westbound to University District

[9:00 p.m. - 5:00 a.m.]

Missed stops:

  • SR-520 & Yarrow Point Station
  • SR-520 & Evergreen Point Station

Use stops:

  • SR-520 & NE 40th St
  • Montlake Boulevard E & E Shelby St

ST Express 542 – Eastbound to Redmond

Missed stops:

  • None

ST Express 545 – Westbound to Seattle

[9:00 p.m. - 5:00 a.m.]

Missed stops:

  • SR-520 & Yarrow Point Station
  • SR-520 & Evergreen Point Station
  • Stewart St & Yale Ave N

Use stops:

  • SR-520 & NE 40th St
  • Stewart St & 9th Ave

ST Express 545 – Eastbound to Redmond

Missed stops:

  • None

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

ST Express Route 542 will be on an eastbound overnight reroute at Montlake Boulevard E & E Lake Washington Boulevard between 8:00 p.m. and 5:30 a.m. Monday, June 21 through Thursday, June 24 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 560 & 566 westbound / southbound service has been revised in Renton due to increased traffic congestion. In order to increase on-time performance, the following stops have been impacted:

ST Express 560/566 – Westbound / Southbound to West Seattle / Auburn

Missed stop:

  • Park Ave N & N 6th St

Use stop:

  • Park Ave N & N 8th St

ST Express 560/566 – Northbound / Eastbound to Bellevue / Redmond

Missed stop:

  • None

This information is subject to change.

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 #1 - Station Access Scheduled Maintenance 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 #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 #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 #902 - Up, Southbound Platform to Plaza Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator
Link International District/Chinatown Station #904 - Up, Southbound Platform to Plaza Repair TBD Use stairs or elevator

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