is a stunning city, especially in August with sunny days and average
temperatures in the mid-70s (Fahrenheit). The city lies on a narrow strip of
land between the salt waters of Puget Sound and the fresh waters of Lake
Washington. Beyond the waters lie two rugged mountain ranges, the Olympics to
the west and the Cascades to the east.
“Just Sustainability" will be held at: Seattle University Campus, Pigott BuildingSeattle University, 901 12th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98122
Conference Contact: +1-206-220-8461
Getting There and Away
Airport (SEA) is served by more than 30 airlines. The
airport is located about 15 miles south of Seattle University (SU). To get to SU from the airport:
Taxi (fare is
approximately $42 one-way);
Shuttle Express (shared van; fare is approximately $35 one-way); or
airport signs for the Link Light Rail; take the rail to Pioneer Square Station where
you will disembark and take one of the following bus routes to campus: Light
rail tickets range from $2-$2.50, as do bus tickets.
Three Amtrak Train routes serve Seattle: Empire Builder, Coast
Starlight and Amtrak Cascades. Trains stop at King Street Station, 303 S. Jackson Street, about a mile from campus.
To get to SU from King Street Station take a Taxi directly to SU. Or, take a Metro Bus north to Westlake Station and transfer to one of the buses listed above under "Plane."
Greyhound Bus, Seattle's Greyhound bus station is at 811 Stewart Street, about 1.5 miles from SU.
To get to SU from there, take a Taxi directly, or take a Metro Bus (or walk) to Westlake Station and transfer to one of the buses listed above under "Plane."
By car from the south:
By car from the north:
Link light rail travels
between Westlake Station in downtown Seattle and Sea-Tac Airport, making 11
stops along the way. Link trains run every 7.5, 10 or 15 minutes depending on
the time of day. Service is available from 5 a.m. to 1 a.m. Monday through
Saturday and from 6 a.m. to midnight on Sunday and holidays. Adult fares range
from $2.00 to $2.50
Metro Bus Service provides a range of transportation
services throughout King County. Adult fares range from $2.00 to $2.50. To plan a trip on the Metro Bus system you need to know the address of your current
location as well as your destination. Seattle University’s address is 901 12th
Ave., Seattle, WA, 98122.
bus routes to and from downtown that serve Seattle University.