Airports in Seattle
Tacoma International Airport, more commonly known as Sea-Tac Airport, is just 12 miles (19km) south of Seattle and is America's 18th busiest airport. Sea-Tac Airport has a central terminal surrounded by four concourses. There is ample parking available at the airport as well as a range of other passenger facilities.
Sea-Tac Airport is well-connected to airports across the world. It also boasts an attractive array artworks displayed throughout the airport. Staff are exceedingly helpful and eager to ensure that passengers depart with only positive feedback for the airport.
The airport is situated 12 miles (19km) south of Seattle and 15 miles (24km) north of Tacoma.
Getting to the city
The SeaTac/Airport Station provides passengers a direct connection between the airport and downtown Seattle. The station is on the fourth floor of the airport's main parking garage. Shuttle Express offer door-to-door shuttle services leaving regularly for the nearby towns and cities. Public Metro Transit buses run according to a 24-hour schedule to destinations in and around Seattle.
GMT –8 (GMT –7 from March to November).
Tel: +1 206 433 5388.
Seattle-Tacoma Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.
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