Taxi at Seattle Airport

By taxi seems a great idea to transfer to Seattle downtown, since it is located at just 13 miles (21 km) of Seatac Airport, that means an average trip time of 20 minutes.


Even there is just a single taxi operator allowed in Seattle Airport, we recommend passengers to only board authorized cabs in order to avoid possible scams. You’ll easily identify Yellow Cab taxis with its distinctive yellow colour.


Please, refuse trips that exceed the USD 40.00 – 45.00 flat rate to downtown Seattle.




Taxis are located in the ranks on the 3rd floor of the parking garage.




Yellow Cab is the only company that offers taxi service.

For booking a taxi, please call: +1 (206) 622-6500 or +1 (206) 242-8800.

Taxis are available 24/7.




Taxis at Seattle Airport sets its ride with a supply of Taxis waiting.

Yellow Cab company offers a USD 40.00 flat rate to downtown Seattle.


Other fares:

  • Meter drop: USD 2.60
  • Mileage: USD 2.70
  • Waiting time (per minute): USD 0.50
  • Extras: USD 0.50


Fares to popular destinations within Seattle region:

  • University district (Seattle): USD 57.00 (25 minutes)
  • Kent: USD 35.00 (20 minutes)
  • Lakewood: USD 90.00 (40 minutes)
  • Federal Way: USD 40.00 (25 minutes)
  • Tacoma: USD 73.00 (30 minutes)
  • Renton: USD 25.00 (10 minutes)
  • Bellevue: USD 53.00 (20 minutes)
  • Redmond: USD 70.00 (30 minutes)



Shared Rides

Shared ride service is available to those who wish to share a ride and pay a flat rate to certain destinations if multiple parties are available for the trip. Apps such as Uber may be useful to do so.




If you wish to transfer from and to Seattle Airport on your own, there are several transfer companies available within the airport premises.


Book your transfer through our site, it is easy and fast to use!