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All tunnel buses to transition to surface streets March 23, 2019

Starting March 23, 2019, bus service will no longer operate in the Downtown Seattle Transit Tunnel and routes will instead travel on new pathways through downtown Seattle. This affects Metro routes 41, 74, 101, 102, 150, 255 and Sound Transit Express Route 550. Maps of planned stop locations will be posted online closer to the March service change and information will be shared on the Metro Matters blog.

From now until March 23…

Hours

Open during this time:

  • Mon–Sat: 5 AM – 1 AM
  • Sun: 6 AM – midnight

When the tunnel is closed…

Routes

Metro Transit:

Sound Transit:

When the tunnel is closed

Westlake Station

Routes 41 and 74

  • To North Seattle: Northbound on 4th Avenue at James, Marion, University and Pike Streets.
  • To downtown Seattle: Southbound on 2nd Avenue at Pike, Marion, James Streets and southbound on the 2nd Avenue Ext S at S Jackson St.

Routes 101, 102, 150

  • To Renton or Kent: Southbound on 2nd Avenue at Pike, Marion, James Streets and southbound on the 2nd Avenue Ext S at S Jackson St.
  • To downtown Seattle: Northbound on 4th Avenue at James, Marion, University and Pike Streets.

Route 255

  • To Kirkland: Northbound on 4th Avenue at James, Madison, University and Pike Streets.
  • To downtown Seattle: Southbound on 5th Avenue at all posted stops between Stewart and S Jackson Streets.

Route 550

  • To East King County: Southbound on 2nd Avenue at Stewart, Seneca and Cherry Streets.
  • To downtown Seattle: Northbound on 4th Avenue at Cherry, Seneca and Pike Streets.

See a map of the surface street stops…

University Street Station

Routes 41 and 74

  • To North Seattle: Northbound on 4th Avenue at James, Marion, University and Pike Streets.
  • To downtown Seattle: Southbound on 2nd Avenue at Pike, Marion, James Streets and southbound on the 2nd Avenue Ext S at S Jackson St.

Routes 101, 102, 150

  • To Renton or Kent: Southbound on 2nd Avenue at Pike, Marion, James Streets and southbound on the 2nd Avenue Ext S at S Jackson St.
  • To downtown Seattle: Northbound on 4th Avenue at James, Marion, University and Pike Streets.

Route 255

  • To Kirkland: Northbound on 4th Avenue at James, Madison, University and Pike Streets.
  • To downtown Seattle: Southbound on 5th Avenue at all posted stops between Stewart and S Jackson Streets.

Route 550

  • To East King County: Southbound on 2nd Avenue at Stewart, Seneca and Cherry Streets.
  • To downtown Seattle: Northbound on 4th Avenue at Cherry, Seneca and Pike Streets.

See a map of the surface street stops…

Pioneer Square Station

Routes 41 and 74

  • To North Seattle: Northbound on 4th Avenue at James, Marion, University and Pike Streets.
  • To downtown Seattle: Southbound on 2nd Avenue at Pike, Marion, James Streets and southbound on the 2nd Avenue Ext S at S Jackson St.

Routes 101, 102, 150

  • To Renton or Kent: Southbound on 2nd Avenue at Pike, Marion, James Streets and southbound on the 2nd Avenue Ext S at S Jackson St.
  • To downtown Seattle: Northbound on 4th Avenue at James, Marion, University and Pike Streets.

Route 255

  • To Kirkland: Northbound on 4th Avenue at James, Madison, University and Pike Streets.
  • To downtown Seattle: Southbound on 5th Avenue at all posted stops between Stewart and S Jackson Streets.

Route 550

  • To East King County: Southbound on 2nd Avenue at Stewart, Seneca and Cherry Streets.
  • To downtown Seattle: Northbound on 4th Avenue at Cherry, Seneca and Pike Streets.

See a map of the surface street stops…

International District / Chinatown Station

Route 41

  • To Northgate & Lake City: Northbound on 4th Avenue S just south of S Jackson St.
  • To Downtown Seattle: Southbound on the 2nd Avenue Ext S at S Jackson St.

Routes 74

  • To North Seattle: Northbound on 4th Avenue S just south of S Jackson.
  • To Downtown Seattle: Southbound on the 2nd Avenue Ext S at S Jackson St.

Routes 101, 102, 150

  • To Renton or Kent: Southbound on the 2nd Avenue Ext S at S Jackson St.
  • To Downtown Seattle: Northbound on 4th Avenue S just south of S Jackson St.

Route 255

  • To Kirkland: Northbound on 5th Avenue S just north of S Jackson St.
  • To Downtown Seattle: Southbound on 5th Avenue S just south of S Jackson St.

Route 550

  • To East King County: Southbound on 5th Avenue S just south of S Jackson St.
  • To Downtown Seattle: Northbound on 4th Avenue S just south of S Jackson St.

See a map of the surface street stops…


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