There are 9 ways to get from King Street Station to South Lake Union by bus, tram, taxi, towncar or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus Sound Transit (ST)  •  7 min

  1. Take the bus from 4th Ave S & S Jackson St to Olive Way & Terry Ave 545 / ...

$2 - $7

8 alternative options

Tram Sound Transit (ST)  •  9 min

  1. Take the tram from Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A to Capitol Hill Link Station Link

$3

Bus King County Metro  •  15 min

  1. Take the bus from S Main St & 3rd Ave S to Virginia St & 9th Ave 70 / ...

$2 - $20

Bus Amazon SLU Shuttle  •  23 min

  1. Take the bus from Bus Tunnel/Train Station to Cricket Route 20 / ...

Tram Seattle Streetcar  •  28 min

  1. Take the tram from S Jackson St & 8th Ave S to Broadway & E Howell St First Hill Streetcar

$11

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from King Street Station to South Lake Union 2.6 miles

$19 - $23

Towncar  •  4 min

  1. Take a town car from King Street Station to Seattle Lake Union SPB Airport 2.7 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  4 min

  1. Take an Uber from King Street Station to South Lake Union 2.6 miles

$4 - $8

Walk  •  41 min

  1. Walk from King Street Station to South Lake Union 2.2 miles

What companies run services between King Street Station, WA, USA and South Lake Union, WA, USA?

Sound Transit (ST) operates a bus from King Street Station to South Lake Union every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 7 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Sound Transit (ST)
Website
soundtransit.org
Tram from Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A to Capitol Hill Link Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
soundtransit.org
Seattle Streetcar
Website
seattlestreetcar.org
Tram from S Jackson St & 8th Ave S to Broadway & E Howell St
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
seattlestreetcar.org
Bus operators
Sound Transit (ST)
Website
soundtransit.org
Bus from 4th Ave S & S Jackson St to Olive Way & Terry Ave
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
soundtransit.org
King County Metro
Website
metro.kingcounty.gov
Bus from Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A to Convention Place Tunnel Station - Bay A
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
metro.kingcounty.gov
Bus from S Main St & 3rd Ave S to Virginia St & 9th Ave
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
metro.kingcounty.gov
Community Transit
Website
communitytransit.org
Bus from 4th Ave S & S Jackson St to Olive Wy & Terry Ave
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
communitytransit.org
Amazon SLU Shuttle
Phone
+1 206-300-9087
Email
transit@amazon.com
Website
slushuttle.com
Bus from Bus Tunnel/Train Station to Cricket
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
slushuttle.com
Other operators
Uber Seattle
Website
uber.com
Towncar from King Street Station to South Lake Union
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Signup at
uber.com
WAV
$7 - $11
POOL
$4 - $8
uberX
$5 - $8
For Hire
$9 - $13
SELECT
$14 - $19
uberXL
$12 - $17
Black
$17 - $23
SUV
$25 - $35
Taxi from King Street Station to South Lake Union
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23
https://www.seattle.gov/
Phone
+1 206-386-1298
Website
seattle.gov
Seattle Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 206-622-6500
Website
seattleyellowcab.com
Jean's Taxi
Phone
+1 360-286-9462
Website
jeanstaxi.com
STITA Taxi
Phone
+1 206-246-9999
Website
stitataxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from King Street Station to Seattle Lake Union SPB Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from King Street Station to South Lake Union?

The distance between King Street Station and South Lake Union is 3 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from King Street Station to South Lake Union?

The cheapest way to get from King Street Station to South Lake Union is to tram which costs $3 and takes 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from King Street Station to South Lake Union?

The quickest way to get from King Street Station to South Lake Union is to taxi which takes 4 min and costs $19 - $23.

Is there a direct bus between King Street Station and South Lake Union?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 4th Ave S & S Jackson St and arriving at Olive Way & Terry Ave. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

How long does it take to get from King Street Station to South Lake Union?

The bus from 4th Ave S & S Jackson St to Olive Way & Terry Ave takes 7 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.