Transportation

You will be able to enjoy many key Seattle Side Trips locations using these transportation systems.

METRO TRANSIT gives info on Link Light Rail from the Airport to the U of W Campus, streetcars to Lake Union or the Monorail to the Seattle Center.  Regional attractions like the Boeing Tour Center or Tacoma Glass Museum are served by regional system.  www.transit.metrokc.gov/

WASHINGTON STATE FERRIES connect island runs to Bremerton, Bainbridge, San Juan and Vancouver Island. www.sdot.wa.gov/ferries/

VICTORIA CLIPPER offers direct service to Victoria, British Columbia as well as the San Juan Islands where you can join a whale watching cruise.

KENMORE AIR seaplanes fly to more than 45 Pacific Northwest destinations including the San Juan Islands. www.

AMTRAK links Seattle with Vancouver B.C. for a marvelous scenic coast trip.  www.amtrak.com/cascades-train

MAJOR CRUISE LINES sail to Alaska from Seattle. www.portseattle.org/cruise

ALASKA AIRLINES is Seattleā€™s home town airline serving Alaska destinations. www.alaskaair.com.

RENT A CAR at one of the airport or downtown locations. Take your car on a leisurely trip around the Cascade Loop, or to the Olympic Peninsula.

Enjoy your Seattle Side Trip and remember if you have family or friends living here, they just might be your best tour operator.