Metro’s Thursday PM Commute: Expect transit delays due to traffic congestion on SB I-5 near Boeing field; DSTT buses on surface this weekend

Please note the information below about service advisories and alerts due to significant events and construction in Metro’s service area. Visit Metro’s Service Advisories page for a complete list.

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Mariners Home Stand

  • Friday, 9/8 at 7:10 PM,
  • Saturday, 9/9 at 6:10 PM,
  • Sunday, 9/10 at 1:10 PM;
  • There is no premium or special transit service to or from games.
  • Ride regularly scheduled transit service to & from games.
  • Lots of transit service goes near Safeco Field.
  • SODO-area transit service operates via regular routes & stops and there are no post-game reroutes.
  • There is no transit service on 1st Av S north of S Lander St.

Husky Football

  • Saturday, 9/9 at 5:00 PM;
  • Shuttle bus service from area Park-and-Rides;
  • Riding Link light rail is a great way to get to the game;
  • Link Shuttle service between Campus Parkway in the U-District and UW Link Station;
  • Metro routes 31, 32, 44, 45, 48, 65, 67, 71, 73, 75, 271 & 372 will be rerouted.

Sounders FC match


Weekend Construction Closure

Convention Place Station will be closed this weekend

  • Saturday & Sunday, 9/9-10 – at all times;
  • Downtown Seattle Transit Tunnel buses will operate via surface streets;
  • Metro routes 41, 101, 150, 255 and Sound Transit Express Route 550 will be affected;
  • Link light rail will operate its normal service, schedule and stops through the tunnel.

Long-term Construction Reroutes

120th Av NE is closed between Totem Lake Blvd & NE 128th St

  • Through Sunday, 12/31 – at all times;
  • Metro routes 235, 236, 238 and 277 are rerouted.

Main St is closed in downtown Bothell

  • Through Sunday, 12/31 – at all times;
  • Metro routes 243, 312, 342, 372 and Sound Transit Route ST 522 are rerouted.

Long-term Construction Closures

The South Bellevue Park-and-Ride closure

  • Through mid-year 2022 for East Link construction.
  • Metro Route 241 & Sound Transit Express routes 550, 555 and 556 are affected.  During this time, use the stop on Bellevue Way SE just north of 112th Av SE, across the street from the park-and-ride.
  • Heading toward the Bellevue Transit Center, these routes will continue to serve the stop on Bellevue Way SE, just outside the park-and-ride.
  • Visit Sound Transit for information about the East Link project, and alternate park-and-ride options.
  • Visit Metro Online for complete information about Metro and regional transportation services.
  • Visit Metro’s online or mobile Puget Sound Trip Planner to plan your travel, and for bus stop, schedule and other information.
  • Visit the Just One Trip website for information about travel options.

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