Seattle-Tacoma International Airport
Transportation and Parking
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Seattle-Tacoma International Airport Transportation and Parking

Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) Transportation and Parking

Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (Sea-Tac) is located in the heart of Seattle and offers its customers an array of transportation options. They have links to great public transportation, taxis and limousines and a large array of agencies with cheap Sea-Tac car rental rates to choose from. Getting to and from an airport has never been easier.


The King County Metro Transit bus stops are located at South 179th Street by the Link Light Rail and on International Boulevard (Highway 99). Departure times can be found at bus stops, or pick up a timetable at the Ground Transportation Information Booth. That's on the Baggage Claim level across from carousel 12. The most convenient stops are located at the north end of the fourth floor of the airport parking garage near the Sound Transit Link Light Rail, exiting on International Boulevard.

Car Rentals

Sea-Tac gives its customers access to the cheapest Seattle SEA car rental rates, offering the best ways to get to nearby hotels and exploring the city. EZ Rent-a-Car is ready to provide services for tour groups, military and government excursions, corporate travelers and conventions and other special events. They have economy vehicles to minivans. The oddly named Rent-a-Wreck has been around since 1973, doing business in both national and international markets. They offer off-road service 24/7 with pick up and drop off services. Goodmiles has shuttle service to and from Sea-Tac. They promise many cheap SEA car rental rates for airport travellers often boasting the lowest base rates in Seattle, but you will have to rent the vehicle for at least a week.

Taxis and Limousines

To ensure passenger safety, limousine and taxi drivers must meet Sea-Tac's specific criteria. They are required to pass a health exam, criminal background check and a health exam. They must also meet the airline standards, successfully completing customer service, driver and mapping training.

Yellow cabs, including sedans and large vans, are available on the third floor of the parking garage. Limousine or town car service can be accessed through the touch screens at Ground Transportation or near the Baggage Claim escalators. You can also use curbside phones. Many cheap SEA car rentals are always available.

Shuttle Buses

There are courtesy buses available to take passengers to and from area motels, hotels and off-site parking lots. They are located on the third floor of the parking garage at Islands 1 and 3. The Kenmore Air shuttle is located at the outside lower level, Baggage Claim at Door 00. There are also a number of shared ride services and airporter services.

Agencies providing cheap Sea-Tac car rentals are always close at hand.


ParkSmart, Sea-Tac's on-site parking garage, is the closet and most convenient facility. They offer short and long term stays with a range of affordable rates, saving passengers time and energy. Rates start at $3 (hourly) and $35 (daily) with a flat rate of $350 monthly. There's also general parking that comes with special weekly rates. Sea-Tac also offers electric vehicle plug-ins.