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

Tram Sound Transit  •  7 min

  1. Take the tram from Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A to Westlake Station & Pine St - 3rd 4th & 5th Avenue - Bay A Link station

$2 - $3

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Bus  •  8 min

  1. Take the bus from Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A to 9th Ave & Pine St 101 / ...

$2 - $5

Bus via Blanchard St & 6th Ave  •  15 min

  1. Take the bus from 4th Ave S & S Jackson St to Blanchard St & 6th Ave 62 / ...

$2 - $21

Bus Amazon SLU Shuttle  •  23 min

  1. Take the bus from Bus Tunnel/Train Station to Cricket Route 2/7 / ...

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

$7 - $11

Walk  •  41 min

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from King Street Station to South Lake Union is to tram which costs $2 - $3 and takes 7 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A and arriving at 9th Ave & Pine St. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between King Street Station and South Lake Union is 2 miles.

The best way to get from King Street Station to South Lake Union without a car is to tram which takes 7 min and costs $2 - $3.

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The tram from Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A to Westlake Station & Pine St - 3rd 4th & 5th Avenue - Bay A takes 7 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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King Street Station to South Lake Union bus services, operated by King County Metro, depart from Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A station.

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King Street Station to South Lake Union bus services, operated by King County Metro, arrive at 9th Ave & Pine St station.

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There are 704+ hotels available in South Lake Union. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from King Street Station to South Lake Union.
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  • Distance: 1.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 min

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

King County Metro operates a bus from King Street Station to South Lake Union every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 8 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Sound Transit
Phone
+1 206-398-5000
Website
soundtransit.org
Tram from Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A to Westlake Station & Pine St - 3rd 4th & 5th Avenue - Bay A
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
soundtransit.org
Seattle Streetcar
Phone
+1 206-684-7623
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
King County Metro
Phone
+1 206-553-3000
Website
kingcounty.gov
Bus from Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A to 9th Ave & Pine St
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov
Bus from 4th Ave S & S Jackson St to Blanchard St & 6th Ave
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov
Sound Transit
Phone
+1 206-398-5000
Website
soundtransit.org
Bus from Intl District Stn & S Jackson St - 5th Avenue S - Bay A to 9th Ave & Pine St
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
soundtransit.org
Bus from 4th Ave S & S Jackson St to Blanchard St & 6th Ave
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
soundtransit.org
Community Transit
Phone
(800) 562-1375
Email
riders@commtrans.org
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
$2 - $5
More information 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 2 hours
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
$7 - $11
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$90
UberX
$7 - $11
WAV
$7 - $11
Taxi
$8 - $12
Select
$13 - $18
UberXL
$11 - $16
Black
$16 - $22
Black SUV
$24 - $35
Taxi from King Street Station to South Lake Union
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23
STITA Taxi
Phone
+1 206-246-9999
Website
stitataxi.com
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
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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