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Metro’s Friday PM Commute – Expect transit service delays for buses traveling on 3rd Av in downtown Seattle, due to a blockage

Expect transit service delays for buses traveling on 3rd Av in downtown Seattle, due to a blockage.

We apologize for the inconvenience and we appreciate your patience.

Metro’s Tuesday PM Commute – Expect transit service delays due to significant traffic congestion on the NB I-5 UW/Northgate corridor

Expect transit service delays due to significant traffic congestion on the northbound I-5 UW/Northgate corridor.

Thank you for your patience this afternoon.

Metro’s Friday PM Commute: Expect possible service delays due to traffic congestion & an accident along the I-5 Northgate/UW corridor

Fall Transit Service Revisions

Visit Metro’s Online Special Rider Alert Service Change page for complete information on Fall transit service revisions.

Transit customers are encouraged to sign up for Transit Alerts for the routes they use, and to visit Metro’s desktop, mobile, Android or iOS apps for scheduled and predicted times at stops, transit maps, trip planning, bus tracking and service disruption notifications.

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.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

Weekend Construction Closures

Convention Place Station will be closed this weekend

  • Saturday & Sunday, 10/7-8 – 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.

Alaskan Way Viaduct weekend closure

  • Friday, 10/6 at 11:00 PM, through Monday, 10/9 at 5:00 AM – NB is closed at all times;  SB is closed Sat & Sun only, 6:00 AM-6:00 PM each day;
  • Metro routes 120, 125 & RapidRide C Line will be rerouted.

Events

Issaquah Salmon Days

  • Saturday & Sunday, 10/7-8;
  • Metro routes 208 and 271, and ST 554 will be rerouted.

UW Husky Football

  • Saturday, 10/7 at 7:45 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.

Bus Stop Relocation

The stop northbound on 3rd Av just north of Bell St is closed

  • Through Friday, 12/1 – at all times;
  • Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 13, 15, 17, 18, 19, 24, 33, 82 Night Owl, 116, 118, 119, 124 and the RapidRide D Line are serving the temporary stop northbound on 3rd Av just north of Battery St.
  • Routes 5, 26, 28 and the RapidRide E Line are serving the temporary stop eastbound on Battery St just east of 3rd Av.

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.

Get around the region with the Puget Sound Trip Planner app

The Puget Sound Trip Planner app – available for Apple and Android mobile devices – allows riders to plan a trip that covers many transportation choices, including buses, rail, ferries, streetcars, and water taxis.  Get this free app for our iPhone or Android today.

We are here weekdays from 6-9 AM and 3-7 PM to help keep an Eye on your Metro Commute.

Metro’s Thursday PM Commute: Earlier transit delays are subsiding as the evening commute winds down

Fall Transit Service Revisions

Visit Metro’s Online Special Rider Alert Service Change page for complete information on Fall transit service revisions.

Transit customers are encouraged to sign up for Transit Alerts for the routes they use, and to visit Metro’s desktop, mobile, Android or iOS apps for scheduled and predicted times at stops, transit maps, trip planning, bus tracking and service disruption notifications.

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.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

Weekend Construction Closure

Convention Place Station will be closed this weekend

  • Saturday & Sunday, 10/7-8 – 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.

Events

Issaquah Salmon Days

  • Saturday & Sunday, 10/7-8;
  • Metro routes 208 and 271, and ST 554 will be rerouted.

UW Husky Football

  • Saturday, 10/7 at 7:45 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.

Bus Stop Relocation

The stop northbound on 3rd Av just north of Bell St is closed

  • Through Friday, 12/1 – at all times;
  • Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 13, 15, 17, 18, 19, 24, 33, 82 Night Owl, 116, 118, 119, 124 and the RapidRide D Line are serving the temporary stop northbound on 3rd Av just north of Battery St.
  • Routes 5, 26, 28 and the RapidRide E Line are serving the temporary stop eastbound on Battery St just east of 3rd Av.

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.

Get around the region with the Puget Sound Trip Planner app

The Puget Sound Trip Planner app – available for Apple and Android mobile devices – allows riders to plan a trip that covers many transportation choices, including buses, rail, ferries, streetcars, and water taxis.  Get this free app for our iPhone or Android today.

We are here weekdays from 6-9 AM and 3-7 PM to help keep an Eye on your Metro Commute.

Metro’s Thursday PM Commute – Expect possible transit delays due to traffic congestion on the westbound SR-520 Bridge

Expect possible transit delays due to traffic congestion on the westbound SR-520 Bridge.

Thank you for your your patience.

Metro’s Thursday PM Commute – Expect possible transit delays due to an earlier blockage in the University District

Expect possible transit delays due to an earlier blockage in the University District.

Thank you for your patience.

Metro’s Thursday PM Commute: Expect transit service delays due to a blockage on the northbound I-5 express lanes

Fall Transit Service Revisions

Visit Metro’s Online Special Rider Alert Service Change page for complete information on Fall transit service revisions.

Transit customers are encouraged to sign up for Transit Alerts for the routes they use, and to visit Metro’s desktop, mobile, Android or iOS apps for scheduled and predicted times at stops, transit maps, trip planning, bus tracking and service disruption notifications.

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.

Sign up for Transit Alerts.

Weekend Construction Closure

Convention Place Station will be closed this weekend

  • Saturday & Sunday, 10/7-8 – 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.

Events

Issaquah Salmon Days

  • Saturday & Sunday, 10/7-8;
  • Metro routes 208 and 271, and ST 554 will be rerouted.

UW Husky Football

  • Saturday, 10/7 at 7:45 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.

Bus Stop Relocation

The stop northbound on 3rd Av just north of Bell St is closed

  • Through Friday, 12/1 – at all times;
  • Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 13, 15, 17, 18, 19, 24, 33, 82 Night Owl, 116, 118, 119, 124 and the RapidRide D Line are serving the temporary stop northbound on 3rd Av just north of Battery St.
  • Routes 5, 26, 28 and the RapidRide E Line are serving the temporary stop eastbound on Battery St just east of 3rd Av.

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.

Get around the region with the Puget Sound Trip Planner app

The Puget Sound Trip Planner app – available for Apple and Android mobile devices – allows riders to plan a trip that covers many transportation choices, including buses, rail, ferries, streetcars, and water taxis.  Get this free app for our iPhone or Android today.

We are here weekdays from 6-9 AM and 3-7 PM to help keep an Eye on your Metro Commute.