TO KNOW YOUR WAY AROUND
Around Seattle by Bus
Downtown (10 mins):
#2 down Seneca (bus stop one block away) to 3rd Avenue and onward
to Seattle Center. From Downtown, you can get buses to everywhere
in the metropolitan region.
University District - University of Washington (30 mins.):
#49 along Pine and then Broadway (bus stop 3 blocks away).
only: Bus #205 (express) runs along Boren Ave. 3 times in the morning
going to the UW and 4 times in the late afternoon coming from the
UW. (10-15 minutes to the University)
get bus times, click here and
enter Route # under the blue heading: "We'll get your there"
from Sea-Tac Airport
buses to Downtown Seattle ($1.75/ $2.50)
Line Downtown Airporter to Downtown Seattle hotels ($11.00)
Express to 1300 University ($32.00. Reservation required.)
from airport to 1300 University (approx. $35, but inquire first!)
Station (known as King St. Station) Location:
303 S. Jackson St.
Seattle, WA 98104
with a Map Link
by Greyhound Bus
801 Stewart St
Seattle, Washington 98101
with a Map Link
Coming from the North on southbound I-5:
I-5 south into Downtown and exit at Union St. (Exit #165C), which
abruptly puts you onto UNION Street (watch out for cars merging from
the right from under the Convention Center).
over immediately and take the first RIGHT off Union onto 7TH AVENUE
one block on 7TH AVENUE, and turn RIGHT on PIKE Street.
Pike Street up the hill a couple of lights and cross Boren Street.
short block beyond Boren turn RIGHT onto MINOR Avenue
Go up Minor Avenue for two blocks and turn LEFT at UNVERSITY Street.
Follow University one block, and just after you cross Summit Avenue,
1300 University will be the tawny-colored brick building on your left.
from the South on northbound I-5
Downtown on northbound I-5, after passing the exit for I-90, start
looking for the "Madison St." exit on the right
the MADISON Street EXIT ramp to the first stop light, which is Madison
RIGHT on MADISON Street and go up the hill four blocks to Boren Avenue
LEFT on BOREN Avenue and go 3 blocks to the 2nd light, which is University
RIGHT on UNIVERSITY Street and go two blocks, and just after you cross
Summit Avenue, 1300 University will be the tawny-colored brick building
on your left.
the East on I-90
approaching I-5, follow the sign to "VANCOUVER, BC" (e.g.,
get on northbound I-5).
start looking for the "Madison St." exit on the right.
the directions above for "Coming from the South on northbound
I-5," from the second bullet on.
Mapquest's driving directions may be different and will work, but these
directions are more direct.
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