King County Metro Routes

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When the Rainier Freeway Station closes, the Metro routes below will experience service changes. Please click the “+” to see the service changes coming to your route.

Routes traveling to Seattle in the morning and the Eastside in the evening (111, 114, 212, 214, 216, 218 and 219) will no longer stop at Rainier Avenue South.

Riders who start their trip at Rainier Avenue South will have access to some alternative routes at Rainier Avenue and South Charles Street. These include:

  • Route 554: Operates throughout the day and late evening.
  • Routes 212 and 217: Operates in the morning between 6:00 AM to 9:30 AM eastbound and the evening between 3:30 PM and 7:30 PM westbound, weekdays only.

These routes provide service to many of the same locations at the same times, but with some exceptions. Read more detailed information about each route impacts and alternatives below.

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