Seattle, also known as the emerald city, is the most beautiful seaport city on the west coast of the United States. It lies between the saltwater Puget Sound and Lake Washington. There are only a few cities in the world as iconic as this one. Microsoft and Starbucks were established here.
Landmarks and most popular attractions
The Space Needle is the symbol of Seattle and also its most famous landmark. Other attractions you need to visit are the Seattle Center Monorail, Museum of Pop Culture, Smith Tower, Seattle Aquarium, Museum of Flight and Chinatown-International District.
Public transportation in Seattle
The public transportation includes the streetcar, monorail and bus network. The Seattle Streetcar operates with two lines. The first one runs from downtown to South Lake Union, while the second one will take you from Pioneer Square to Capitol Hill, via the International District. The Seattle monorail service goes from Westlake Center to the base of the Space Needle. Buses are reliable and cover every part of the city. Ferry service is available from Colman Dock to Bainbridge Island.
Renting a car in Seattle will give you the freedom to explore the city, as well as, the neighbouring towns of Bellevue, Redmond and Kent. Representative offices are available throughout the city and at the airport. It would be more convenient to make a reservation online and pick up the car when you arrive.
Travel to and from Seattle Airport
Seattle Tacoma International Airport (SEA), is the primary airport that serves the city of Seattle. It is also known as Sea-Tac Airport and handles flights to a large number of destinations in North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia, which makes it one of the busiest in the world.
The Central Link is a light rail line that runs between Seattle Tacoma International and the University of Washington. It makes stops at the International District, Pioneer Square, the city centre, and Capitol Hill.
The airport station is approximately a 5-minute walk from the main terminal. Trains depart every 5-10 minutes.
Another transport option is the bus. The King County Metro bus network and The Sound Transit regional express buses run from Sea-Tac Airport to different locations.
Seattle airport taxis are a fast way to reach your destination anywhere in the city. They are available at the taxi ranks and charge by the meter. However, it is more convenient to book a private Seattle airport taxi in advance.
Arrange a private transfer
The private Seattle airport transfer is an all-inclusive, door-to-door service. We will arrange a vehicle of your choice, and the driver will be waiting for you with a sign showing your name. Flight monitoring, free cancellation and free waiting time are in the price. The taxi fare is per vehicle, without hidden charges.
The cost for a private taxi from Seattle Tacoma International to Seattle starts from USD 79, one way. City Airport Taxis also arranges transfers to Bainbridge Island, Edmonds, Kenmore, Maple Valley and Redondo.
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