If you are coming from the King Street Station you are approximately 16 minutes or 8.73k or 5.4 miles away from campus.
Both Amtrak and Sounder Commuter trains run to this station.
Address: 303 S. Jackson Street
Amtrak: Students save on Amtrak! Students age 13-25 with a valid student ID are eligible for 15% off the lowest Value or Flexible Fare when you book your travel 3 days in advance. Want to explore Leavenworth for the weekend? Or discover Whitefish, MT? Let the Empire Builder take you there. Interested in an adventure to Oregon or California? Take the Coast Starlight for the perfect getaway.
Let the train take you away on a relaxing trip! Enjoy a full dining experience, while soaking up the beautiful scenery and landscape. Bring a friend or travel solo-it all up to you. Bring up to two-carry-on bags and two checked bags (when departing from a staffed station). Terms and conditions apply. Visit Amtrak.com/Student to save on travel today.
Taxi: The approximate cost is $21, including tip
Shuttle Express Service: Shuttle Express will provide van service for groups including 3 or more people. Call 425-981-7000 or toll-free 1-800-487-7433; or book online via the Shuttle Express website.
Metro Bus: The fare for the Metro bus will be between $2.50 and $3.00, depending on the time of day. Exact fare is required; Metro drivers cannot make change. For more information on Metro buses, check the Metro Transit website or call 206-553-3000 and press 0 to reach an operator.
Board a northbound bus to the University District from Bay A in the Seattle transit tunnel (Monday-Saturday, 5 a.m.-1 a.m.; Sundays, 6 a.m.-12 a.m.). The entrance is east of the King Street Station on S Jackson St. and 5th Ave S. Board bus #71, #72, #73, or #74 to the University District. Exit any of these buses at University Way NE and NE Campus Pkwy, and walk two blocks east to get to campus.
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