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The Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) is located approximately 15 miles from downtown Seattle.

Airport Transportation Options
There are several forms of transportation available for getting from the Seattle–Tacoma International Airport to downtown Seattle, where the Washington State Convention Center is located.

Readily available outside the Seattle Airport terminals, the cabs are metered, with set fees for journeys to the central business district. Please note that due to state law, taxicabs are obliged to collect sales tax on all fares. Downtown Seattle is approximately 15 minutes from the airport, with fares averaging $30-$40

Train Services:
Sound Transit’s Link light rail makes trips from Angle Lake Station to the University of Washington through downtown Seattle making 14 stops along the way, including downtown Seattle and Sea-Tac Airport. Trains arrive every 6 to 15 minutes, depending on the time of day, and take about 40 minutes to travel between Sea-Tac International Airport and Westlake Station in downtown Seattle. One-way fare for adults ranges from $2.25 to $3.25. Schedules and station maps are available on the Sound Transit website.

Ride Share:
Lyft is offering an exclusive discount during your time in Seattle! SFB attendees will receive 20% off of 2 rides to/from Sea-Tac airport (with a maximum savings of $5 per ride):
Option 1: Attendees can claim the offer ahead of time through this unique website:
Option 2: Attendees can load the promo code through the Lyft app using promo code: SFB2019

At Sea-Tac Airport, taxis and ride-sharing companies (Uber, Lyft, & Sidecar) are available on the third floor of the parking garage. One-way rides between the airport and downtown range from $40-$55.

Driving Directions:

To locate this hotel using a GPS navigation system, please use the following address:
Seattle Westin
1901 Westlake Avenue,
Seattle, Washington 98101

From Seattle-Tacoma International Airport
Take Interstate 5 North.
Take Exit 165 for Seneca Street (the exit will be on the left).
Turn right onto 6th Avenue and continue for six blocks.
Cross over Stewart Street.
The hotel will be on the left.

From East
Take Interstate 90 to Interstate 5 North.
Take Exit 165A for Madison Street.
Turn left at the first light.
Turn right onto 6th Avenue and continue for eight blocks.
Cross over Stewart Street.
The hotel will be on the left.

From North
Take Interstate 5 South.
Take Exit 166 for Stewart Street/Denny Way.
Stay right for Stewart Street and continue for nine blocks.
Turn right onto 6th Avenue.
The hotel will be on the left.

To locate the Washington State Convention Center, please use the following address:
Washington State Convention Center
705 Pike Street Seattle, WA 98101-2310