There are 7 ways to get from SeaTac/Airport Station to Carnation by tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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, line 545 bus, line 224 bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the tram from Seatac/Airport Stn Rail & Intl Blvd S/S 176 St to Stadium Stn Rail & SODO Busway/S Royal Brougham Way
  2. Take the line 545 bus from 4th Ave S & S Jackson St to Redmond Transit Center - Bay 3 545
  3. Take the line 224 bus from Redmond Transit Center - Bay 5 to Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St 224 / ...

$8 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 560 bus, line 232 bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 560 bus from SeaTac Station to Bellevue Transit Center - Bay 7 560
  2. Take the line 232 bus from Bellevue Transit Center - Bay 11 to Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St 232

$6 - $7

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from SeaTac/Airport Station to Carnation 33.6 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from SeaTac/Airport Station to Carnation 33.6 miles

$3 - $5

Tram, taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take the tram from Seatac/Airport Stn Rail & Intl Blvd S/S 176 St to Othello Station Rail & Mlk Jr Wy S/S Othello St Link station
  2. Take a taxi from Othello Station Rail & Mlk Jr Wy S/S Othello St to Carnation

$192 - $233

Towncar  •  46 min

  1. Take a town car from Seattle Airport to Carnation 34.3 miles

$100 - $150

Uber  •  45 min

  1. Take an Uber from SeaTac/Airport Station to Carnation 33.6 miles

$55 - $75

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from SeaTac/Airport Station station to Carnation. However, there are services departing from SeaTac Station and arriving at Sr 203 & W Bird St via Bellevue Transit Center - Bay 11 and Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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The distance between SeaTac/Airport Station and Carnation is 23 miles. The road distance is 33.6 miles.

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The best way to get from SeaTac/Airport Station to Carnation without a car is to tram and line 545 bus and line 224 bus which takes 3 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from SeaTac/Airport Station to Carnation, including transfers.

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SeaTac/Airport Station to Carnation bus services, operated by Sound Transit, arrive at SeaTac Station.

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SeaTac/Airport Station to Carnation bus services, operated by King County Metro, arrive at Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between SeaTac/Airport Station to Carnation is 34 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from SeaTac/Airport Station to Carnation.

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There are 86+ hotels available in Carnation. Prices start at $107 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from SeaTac/Airport Station to Carnation.
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  • Distance: 22.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

What companies run services between SeaTac/Airport Station, WA, USA and Carnation, WA, USA?

You can take a bus from SeaTac/Airport Station to Carnation via Bellevue Transit Center - Bay 7, Bellevue Transit Center - Bay 11, and Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St in around 4 h 5 min.

Train operators
Sound Transit
Phone
+1 206-398-5000
Website
soundtransit.org
Tram from Seatac/Airport Stn Rail & Intl Blvd S/S 176 St to Stadium Stn Rail & SODO Busway/S Royal Brougham Way
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
soundtransit.org
Tram from Seatac/Airport Stn Rail & Intl Blvd S/S 176 St to Othello Station Rail & Mlk Jr Wy S/S Othello St
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
soundtransit.org
Bus operators
Sound Transit
Phone
+1 206-398-5000
Website
soundtransit.org
Bus from 4th Ave S & S Jackson St to Redmond Transit Center - Bay 3
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
soundtransit.org
Bus from SeaTac Station to Bellevue Transit Center - Bay 7
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
soundtransit.org
King County Metro
Phone
+1 206-553-3000
Website
kingcounty.gov
Bus from Redmond Transit Center - Bay 5 to Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov
Bus from Bellevue Transit Center - Bay 11 to Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov
Other operators
Uber Seattle
Website
uber.com
Towncar from SeaTac/Airport Station to Carnation
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$90
UberX
$55 - $75
WAV
$55 - $80
Taxi
$80 - $110
Select
$100 - $130
UberXL
$100 - $130
Black
$130 - $170
Black SUV
$150 - $200
Taxi from SeaTac/Airport Station to Carnation
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
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
King Cab
Phone
+1 253-474-8294
Website
kingcabnw.com
Fair Fares Taxi Cab
Phone
+1 253-267-5599
Website
taxifairfares.com
Fort Lewis Taxi
Phone
+1 253-582-3000
Website
fortlewistaxi.org
Jayride
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Seattle Airport to Carnation
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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