There are 7 ways to get from SeaTac to South Lake Union by tram, taxi, car, shuttle 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  •  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

6 alternative options

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

Shuttle  •  20 min

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

$9 - $75

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

Uber  •  19 min

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

$29 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from SeaTac to South Lake Union is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from SeaTac to South Lake Union is to taxi which costs $100 - $120 and takes 19 min.

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

Get driving directions

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

Sound Transit operates a vehicle from SeaTac to South Lake Union every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 40 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 Capitol Hill Link Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
soundtransit.org
Other operators
Uber Seattle
Website
uber.com
Towncar from SeaTac to South Lake Union
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$29 - $40
uberX
$30 - $40
WAV
$29 - $40
For Hire
$40 - $55
SELECT
$50 - $70
uberXL
$50 - $70
Black
$70 - $90
SUV
$85 - $110
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
Shuttle from Seattle Airport to South Lake Union
Estimated price
$16 - $75
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

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