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Metro’s Tuesday PM Commute: Expect possible transit service delays for buses southbound I-5 from Northgate to downtown Seattle; plus more

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.

Events

Concert at CenturyLink Field

Mariners at Safeco Field 

  • Thu, 8/10 at 7:10 PM;
  • 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.

Auburn Days Festival and Parade

Sounders FC match

Lake Union 10K

Auburn Farmers Market

  • Sundays only, through 9/24, 6:00 AM–5:00 PM
  • Metro routes 180 & 181 will be rerouted.

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 your 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 Wednesday PM Commute: Route 2 to Madrona Park is currently rerouted off of Hubbell Pl due to congestion in the area

Route 2 to Madrona Park is currently rerouted off of Hubbell Pl due to congestion in the area.

Until further notice, use the temporary stop northbound on 8th Av just north of Spring St, or the regularly posted stops eastbound on Spring St west of Hubbell Pl or eastbound on Seneca St east of 8th Av.

We apologize for the inconvenience, and we appreciate your patience.

Thank you for riding and for using Metro’s services.
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Transit riders, are advised of very hot weather conditions this week; be safe and stay hydrated, while traveling and at events.

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.

Events

I-90 Closures for Seafair Air Show Events

Magnolia Summer Fest

Magnolia SeaFair Parade

Auburn Farmers Market

  • Sundays only, through 9/24, 6:00 AM–5:00 PM
  • Metro routes 180 & 181 will be rerouted.

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 your 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 Monday PM Commute: Northbound Route 75 is rerouted off Sand Point Way NE at 40 Av NE; the RapidRide E Line continues to be rerouted

Route 75 headed toward Northgate is currently rerouted off Sand Point Way NE between 40th Av NE and NE 50th St.  Until further notice, use the stops on Sand Point Way NE west of 40th Av NE or north of NE 50th St.

Heading towards the University District, Route 75 is not affected.
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The RapidRide E Line continues to be rerouted in both directions off of Aurora Av N between N 46th St and N 80th St, due to a blockage.

Use the stops along the reroute on N 46th St or Greenwood Av N, or on Aurora Av N north of N 80th St.

We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience.

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.

Events

Mariners at Safeco Field 

  • Mon, 7/24, Tue, 7/25 & Fri, 7/28 at 7:10 PM;
  • Wed, 7/26 at 12:40 PM;
  • Sat, 7/29 & Sun, 7/30 at 1:10 PM;
  • 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.

Auburn Farmers Market

  • Sundays only, through 9/24, 6:00 AM–5:00 PM
  • Metro routes 180 & 181 will be rerouted.

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 your 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 Monday PM Commute: The RapidRide E Line is rerouted in both directions off Aurora Av N between N 46th St and N 80th St

The RapidRide E Line is rerouted in both directions off Aurora Av N between N 46th St and N 80th St, due to a blockage.

Use the stops along the reroute on N 46th St or Greenwood Av N, or on Aurora Av N north of N 80th St.

We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience.

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.

Events

Mariners at Safeco Field 

  • Mon, 7/24, Tue, 7/25 & Fri, 7/28 at 7:10 PM;
  • Wed, 7/26 at 12:40 PM;
  • Sat, 7/29 & Sun, 7/30 at 1:10 PM;
  • 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.

Auburn Farmers Market

  • Sundays only, through 9/24, 6:00 AM–5:00 PM
  • Metro routes 180 & 181 will be rerouted.

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 your 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 Monday PM Commute: Expect possible transit service delays for buses southbound on I-5 from Northgate to downtown Seattle

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.

Events

Mariners at Safeco Field 

  • Mon, 7/24, Tue, 7/25 & Fri, 7/28 at 7:10 PM;
  • Wed, 7/26 at 12:40 PM;
  • Sat, 7/29 & Sun, 7/30 at 1:10 PM;
  • 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.

Auburn Farmers Market

  • Sundays only, through 9/24, 6:00 AM–5:00 PM
  • Metro routes 180 & 181 will be rerouted.

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 your 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 Friday PM Commute: Earlier transit service delays are subsiding, plus checkout the weekend events that my impact your commute

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.

Events

Bite of Seattle at Seattle Center

  • Fri, 7/21-Sun, 7/23;
  • Ride Metro routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 8, 13, 24, 32, 33,
    or the RapidRide D Line.
  • Metro routes 5, 26E, 28E, 40, 62 and the RapidRide E Line
    travel to within walking distance of Seattle Center.

Vashon Island Strawberry Festival and Parade

  • Fri, 7/21 at 5:00 PM-Sun, 7/23 at 8:00 PM
  • Metro routes 118 & 119 are rerouted.

Mariners at Safeco Field 

  • Weekdays, 7/20-28 at 7:10 PM, except
  • Wed, 7/26 at 12:40 PM &
  • Thu, 7/27 – no game;
  • Saturdays, 7/22 at 6:10 PM & 7/29 at 1:10 PM;
  • Sundays, 7/23 & 30 at 1:10 PM;
  • 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.

Renton River Days

  • Sat, 7/22 – 7:00 AM–1:00 PM;
  • Metro routes 101, 105, 106, 107, 148, 169, 240,
    DART Rt 908 & the RapidRide F Line will be rerouted.

Float Dodgers 5K Run

  • Sat, 7/22 – 7:00 AM–2:00 PM
  • Metro routes 22, 50, 128, DART Rt 773 &
    the RapidRide C Line  will be rerouted.

Des Moines Waterland Festival & Parade

Seafair Triathlon

  • Sun, 7/23 – Start of service–1:00 PM;
  • Metro routes 27 & 50 will be rerouted.

St Gebrial Ethiopian Orthodox Church Celebration

Auburn Farmers Market

  • Sundays only, through 9/24, 6:00 AM–5:00 PM
  • Metro routes 180 & 181 will be rerouted.

White Center Jubilee Days

  • Sun, 7/23 – 10:00 AM-1:00 PM;
  • Metro Route 120 will be rerouted.

Chinatown Seafair Parade

  • Sun, 7/23 – 6:00 PM–9:30 PM
  • Metro Route 99 and ST Express routes 545 & 554 will be rerouted.

Sounders FC match

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 your 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 Friday PM Commute: Plan your commute to weekend community events, the Bite of Seattle, Capitol Hill Block Party, +sporting events

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.

Events

Bite of Seattle at Seattle Center

  • Fri, 7/21-Sun, 7/23;
  • Ride Metro routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 8, 13, 24, 32, 33,
    or the RapidRide D Line.
  • Metro routes 5, 26E, 28E, 40, 62 and the RapidRide E Line
    travel to within walking distance of Seattle Center.

Vashon Island Strawberry Festival and Parade

  • Fri, 7/21 at 5:00 PM-Sun, 7/23 at 8:00 PM
  • Metro routes 118 & 119 are rerouted.

Mariners at Safeco Field 

  • Weekdays, 7/20-28 at 7:10 PM, except
  • Wed, 7/26 at 12:40 PM &
  • Thu, 7/27 – no game;
  • Saturdays, 7/22 at 6:10 PM & 7/29 at 1:10 PM;
  • Sundays, 7/23 & 30 at 1:10 PM;
  • 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.

Renton River Days

  • Sat, 7/22 – 7:00 AM–1:00 PM;
  • Metro routes 101, 105, 106, 107, 148, 169, 240,
    DART Rt 908 & the RapidRide F Line will be rerouted.

Float Dodgers 5K Run

  • Sat, 7/22 – 7:00 AM–2:00 PM
  • Metro routes 22, 50, 128, DART Rt 773 &
    the RapidRide C Line  will be rerouted.

Des Moines Waterland Festival & Parade

Seafair Triathlon

  • Sun, 7/23 – Start of service–1:00 PM;
  • Metro routes 27 & 50 will be rerouted.

St Gebrial Ethiopian Orthodox Church Celebration

Auburn Farmers Market

  • Sundays only, through 9/24, 6:00 AM–5:00 PM
  • Metro routes 180 & 181 will be rerouted.

White Center Jubilee Days

  • Sun, 7/23 – 10:00 AM-1:00 PM;
  • Metro Route 120 will be rerouted.

Chinatown Seafair Parade

  • Sun, 7/23 – 6:00 PM–9:30 PM
  • Metro Route 99 and ST Express routes 545 & 554 will be rerouted.

Sounders FC match

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 your 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.