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There are 7 ways to get from SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup by bus, tram, train, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from International Blvd & S 170th St to Federal Way TC - Bay 1
  2. Take the bus from Federal Way TC - Bay 2 to Puyallup Station - Bay 3

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Tram, train

  1. Take the tram from SeaTac/Airport Station to Int'l Dist/Chinatown Station
  2. Take the train from King Street Station to Puyallup Station

Line 574 bus, line 402 bus

  1. Take the line 574 bus from SeaTac Airport Terminal - Bay 2 to Federal Way TC - Bay 5
  2. Take the line 402 bus from Federal Way TC - Bay 5 to Meridian S & 6th Ave SW

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup

Drive

  1. Drive from SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from Seattle Airport to Puyallup

Shuttle

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Seattle Airport to Puyallup

SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup by walk and bus

The journey time between SeaTac Airport, WA and Puyallup is around 1h 27m and covers a distance of around 30 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 9 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 8m. Operated by King County Metro, Sound Transit and Pierce Transit, the SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup service departs from SeaTac Airport, WA and arrives in Puyallup Station - Bay 3. Typically 278 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 18m
Layover time:
9 min
Total time:
1h 27m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 8m
Journey distance:
30 miles
Services per week:
278
Cheapest price:
$1
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:18
Last service departs at:
22:48

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup walk and bus schedules

Departing Monday, October 25, 2021

SeaTac Airport, WA → Puyallup
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 800-232-4636

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Yes, travel within United States is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Puyallup is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Puyallup is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Puyallup is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 19 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup is to towncar which costs $75 - $110 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup station. However, there are services departing from International Blvd & S 170th St and arriving at Puyallup Station - Bay 3 via Federal Way TC - Bay 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 44m.

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No, there is no direct train from SeaTac Airport, WA station to Puyallup station. However, there are services departing from SeaTac/Airport Station and arriving at Puyallup Station via King Street Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 19m.

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The distance between SeaTac Airport, WA and Puyallup is 18 miles. The road distance is 21.1 miles.

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The best way to get from SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup without a car is to bus which takes 1h 44m and costs $3 - $7.

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It takes approximately 1h 44m to get from SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup, including transfers.

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SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup bus services, operated by King County Metro, depart from International Blvd & S 170th St station.

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SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup train services, operated by Sound Transit, depart from SeaTac/Airport Station.

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SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup bus services, operated by Sound Transit, arrive at Puyallup Station - Bay 3.

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Map of how to get from SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup.
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  • Distance: 17.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 44m

What companies run services between SeaTac Airport, WA, USA and Puyallup, WA, USA?

You can take a bus from SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup via International Blvd & S 170th St and Federal Way TC - Bay 2 in around 1h 44m.

Train operators
Sound Transit
Phone
+1 888-889-6368
Email
main@soundtransit.org
Website
soundtransit.org
Tram from SeaTac/Airport Station to Int'l Dist/Chinatown Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
Sound Transit
Senior/Disabled
$1
Youth 6-18
$2
Adult
$2 - $4
Train from King Street Station to Puyallup Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$0 - $5
Website
Sound Transit
Senior/Disabled
$1
Youth 6-18
$2
Adult
$4 - $5
Bus operators
King County Metro
Phone
+1 206-553-3000
Website
kingcounty.gov
Bus from International Blvd & S 170th St to Federal Way TC - Bay 1
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0 - $3
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov
Sound Transit
Phone
+1 888-889-6368
Email
main@soundtransit.org
Website
soundtransit.org
Bus from Federal Way TC - Bay 2 to Puyallup Station - Bay 3
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
Sound Transit
Senior/Disabled
$1
Youth 6-18
$2
Adult
$2 - $4
Bus from SeaTac Airport Terminal - Bay 2 to Federal Way TC - Bay 5
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
Sound Transit
Senior/Disabled
$1
Youth 6-18
$2
Adult
$2 - $4
Pierce Transit
Phone
+1 253-581-8000
Website
piercetransit.org
Bus from Federal Way TC - Bay 5 to Puyallup Station - Bay 1
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
piercetransit.org
Bus from Federal Way TC - Bay 5 to Meridian S & 6th Ave SW
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
piercetransit.org
Shuttles by Jayride

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Shuttle from Seattle Airport to Puyallup
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

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Towncar from Seattle Airport to Puyallup
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Private
$75 - $110
Taxi from SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
STITA Taxi
Phone
+1 206-246-9999
Website
stitataxi.com
Seattle Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 206-622-6500
Website
seattleyellowcab.com
Orange Cabs
Phone
+1 206-444-0409
King Cab
Phone
+1 253-474-8294
Website
kingcabnw.com
Fort Lewis Taxi
Phone
+1 253-582-3000
Website
fortlewistaxi.org

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SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup train services, operated by Sound Transit, arrive at Puyallup Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup is 21 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from SeaTac Airport, WA to Puyallup.

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