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Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA)

Full Airport Name

Seattle-Tacoma All-embracing Airport


Seattle-Tacoma All-embracing Airport, PO Box 68727, Seattle, Washington 98168, USA

Airport Code


Country Code



206 433 5388


206 439 7725


Via the airport's website


Number of Terminals

1 (plus 2 satellites)

Time Zone

GMT - 8 (GMT - 7 from the aboriginal Sunday in April to the aftermost Sunday in October)


The airport is amid 19km (12 miles) south of Seattle

Transfer Between Terminals

A alternation account connects the Main Terminal to the adjacent Arctic and South Satellites.

Driving Directions

From the north, booty I-5 to avenue 154B and drive west on State Route 518 to the airport exit. From the south, booty I-5 to avenue 154 and drive west on State Route 518 to the airport exit. From the east, booty I-405, which turns into State Route 518, to the airport exit.

Car Parking

The airport barn is affiliated to the Main Terminal via skybridges and offers short- and abiding parking. General parking is accessible on the top bristles floors of the barn and serves as the airport's abiding parking area. Valet parking is available. Call the Parking Appointment for added advice (tel: 206 433 5308).

Car Hire

Alamo, Avis, Budget, Hertz and National action analeptic and declivity at the airport, on the aboriginal attic of the garage, while Advantage, Dollar, Enterprise and Thrifty accommodate address shuttles to/from their off-site locations. All accept advice desks in the Arrivals area.

Public Transport

Road: Taxi: Taxis and limousines are available. Bus: Gray Line Airport Express buses run to/from above Seattle hotels. Metro Transit buses run a 24-hour agenda to Seattle and bounded destinations. A cardinal of shuttle casework run door-to-door casework to Seattle and added Washington destinations. Coach: Quick Shuttle buses run to destinations added afield, including Tacoma, Vancouver and Portland. The majority of taxis, limousines and shuttle buses leave from the Ground Transportation Center (tel: 206 431 5904), although some ample buses leave from the accoutrements accost level.

Information and Help Desks

Help desks are amid in the Main Terminal. Assistance is accessible agents dressed in either red or dejected accustomed clipboards apparent 'Airport Information'. A Washington State company advice board is amid on the accoutrements accost akin (tel: 206 433 5218). Operation Welcome (tel: 206 433 5367) assists all-embracing visitors; there is additionally a Japanese advice board on the accoutrements accost level.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: Bureaux de change, ATMs and Internet admission are available. Eating and drinking: Accessories at the airport accommodate coffee shops, confined and a array of self-service, full-service and fast-food restaurants. Shopping: Shopping accessories accommodate bookshops, allowance shops and duty-free. Luggage: Luggage accessories in the terminal architecture accommodate a accoutrements and arctic accumulator account (Ken's Baggage) in the accost area. There is a absent acreage appointment in the Main Terminal. Added facilities: These accommodate ancestors toilets, beating and shoeshine, a pet abatement breadth and a brainwork room.

Conference and Business Facilities

There is a Laptop Lane business centre (tel: 206 835 4640) in the Arctic Satellite, able with fax, Internet and artful facilities. Conference accessories are accessible at the Hilton Seattle Airport and Conference Center (tel: 206 244 4800).

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

The airport is able with lifts and ramps; airline agents can accommodate wheelchairs on appeal or the closing can be assassin from Ken's Baggage. Reserved parking spaces are accessible in the parking garage. There are disabled toilets, bubbler fountains and telephones. Some 80 amplified phones for the hearing-impaired are amid throughout the airport.


There are no hotels at the airport. Hotels aural 5km (3 miles) of the airport accommodate the Best Western Airport Executel (tel: 206 878 3300), Hilton Seattle Airport and Conference Center (tel: 206 244 4800), Holiday Inn Sea-Tac (tel: 206 248 1000), Seattle Marriott Sea-Tac (tel: 206 241 2000) and Radisson Hotel Seattle Airport (tel: 206 244 6000). Many of these hotels accommodate address shuttle casework from the airport.