There are 8 ways to get from SeaTac to South Lake Union by tram, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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  •  40 min

  1. Take the tram from Seatac/Airport Stn Rail & Intl Blvd S/S 176 St to Capitol Hill Link Station Link station

$3 - $4

7 alternative options

Line 156 bus, line 150 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 156 bus from S 176th St & 34th Ave S to Andover Park W & Baker Blvd - Bay 1 156
  2. Take the line 150 bus from Andover Park W & Baker Blvd - Bay 4 to Olive Way & 8th Ave 150

$6

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from SeaTac to South Lake Union 15.6 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from SeaTac to South Lake Union 15.6 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar via Seattle Airport  •  20 min

  1. Take a town car from Seattle Airport to South Lake Union 16.3 miles

$70 - $100

Towncar  •  19 min

  1. Take a town car from SeaTac to Seattle Lake Union SPB Airport 15.7 miles

$65 - $100

Shuttle  •  20 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Seattle Airport to South Lake Union

$16 - $75

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from SeaTac to South Lake Union 15.6 miles

$28 - $40

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from SeaTac to South Lake Union. However, there are services departing from S 176th St & 34th Ave S and arriving at Olive Way & 8th Ave via Andover Park W & Baker Blvd - Bay 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between SeaTac and South Lake Union is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.6 miles.

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The best way to get from SeaTac to South Lake Union without a car is to tram which takes 40 min and costs .

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The tram from Seatac/Airport Stn Rail & Intl Blvd S/S 176 St to Capitol Hill Link Station takes 40 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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SeaTac to South Lake Union bus services, operated by King County Metro, depart from S 176th St & 34th Ave S station.

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SeaTac to South Lake Union bus services, operated by King County Metro, arrive at Olive Way & 8th Ave station.

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Yes, the driving distance between SeaTac to South Lake Union is 16 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from SeaTac to South Lake Union.

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There are 682+ hotels available in South Lake Union. Prices start at $108 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from SeaTac to South Lake Union.
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  • Distance: 12.4 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between SeaTac, WA, USA and South Lake Union, WA, USA?

You can take a bus from SeaTac to South Lake Union via Andover Park W & Baker Blvd - Bay 1 and Andover Park W & Baker Blvd - Bay 4 in around 49 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
King County Metro
Phone
+1 206-553-3000
Website
kingcounty.gov
Bus from S 176th St & 34th Ave S to Andover Park W & Baker Blvd - Bay 1
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov
Bus from Andover Park W & Baker Blvd - Bay 4 to Olive Way & 8th Ave
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov
Other operators
Uber Seattle
Website
uber.com
Towncar from SeaTac to South Lake Union
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$90
UberX
$28 - $40
WAV
$28 - $40
Taxi
$35 - $50
Select
$50 - $65
UberXL
$45 - $65
Black
$65 - $85
Black SUV
$75 - $100
Taxi from SeaTac to South Lake Union
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
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
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Seattle Airport to South Lake Union
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Towncar from SeaTac to Seattle Lake Union SPB Airport
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Shuttle from Seattle Airport to South Lake Union
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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