Seattle Airport Informational Guide to Seattle–Tacoma Airport - Seatac (SEA) - NON OFFICIAL

Light Rail Seattle Airport (SEATAC)

The Light Rail, owned and operated by Sound Transit, stands for the main transportation option by rail to transfer to downtown Seattle. It is also known as Link Light Rail. 


It runs between the SEATAC Airport to downtown Seattle and University of Washington.


The rail service runs from 05:00 am to 01:00 am from Monday to Saturday.

On Sundays runs from 06:00 am to 00:00 am.

Frequency is every 6 up to 15 minutes.

For further information regarding schedules, please visit Sound Transit website. 


The SEATAC-Airport Station is connected to the 4th floor of the parking garage.

Passengers can access through skybridges. 

Trains arrive and depart on the platform level of the station.


Light rail fares vary between USD 2.25 and USD 3.25 for a one-way ticket and USD 6.50 for a round trip ticket.

Where do I buy my ticket?

You must purchase your ticket at the vending machines available at the Light Rail station either by credit card or cash.