Traveling to Bellevue, WA

Getting to Bellevue is easy whether you are driving or flying into the area. Bellevue is centrally located in the region with easy access off of Interstate 405 as well as Interstate 90 and State Route 520. Seattle is a just short 10-mile drive across either the I-90 or Highway 520 Lake Washington floating bridges.

Seattle-Tacoma International Airport

Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA, KSEA) aka SEA-TAC is ranked as the 8th busiest U.S. airport, serving 49.8 million passengers.  The airport, the largest in the Pacific Northwest region of North America, is owned and operated by the Port of Seattle.   In 2018, the airport was the 29th-busiest airport in the world, surpassing Las Vegas and the eighth-busiest in the United States by passenger traffic, and is considered one of the \fastest growing the United States. Seattle-Tacoma International Airport is home to thirty-two airlines serving 91 non-stop domestic and 29 international destinations including Canada, and Mexico.

Buses/Light Rail

Public bus transportation is provided throughout the Puget Sound Region.  Choose Your Way Bellevue provides additional resources about bus service in Bellevue. Sound Transit Express Bus Route 550 provides daily airport service to and from the Bellevue Transit Center. Please note Route 550 . For more information regarding transit options to/from Sea-Tac Airport, click here.

Current Link Light Rail routes run from Sea-Tac Airport through Downtown Seattle and Capitol Hill to the University of Washington station. Link Light Rail is growing in the region with work underway on future routes from Seattle to Bellevue and Redmond. Construction on East Link is underway. To find out more about construction impacts on park and ride lots and transit routes click here.


Uber or Lyft

Download these apps for affordable, efficient, and safe transportation around the surrounding area. Both Uber and Lyft provide fare and ETA estimates, as well as fare splitting options.

Both are available for iOS and Android.

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