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The weekend is here! Please check out these transit service updates in case they affect your weekend travel plans.

Weekend Service Impacts for Dec. 17-19
Overnight construction rerouteRoutes 255, 271, ST 542Transit service will be rerouted due to the ramp closure to eastbound SR 520 from Montlake Blvd E on Friday, Dec. 17 8:00 p.m. - 5:00 a.m.
For a complete list of current service advisories, please visit Metro's Service Advisories page
  • The lower West Seattle Bridge will close briefly three times on Sunday Dec. 19.Riders should prepare for expected travel delays on RapidRide C Line and routes 21, 50, and 120. 
    • Each closure could take up to 30 minutes. The scheduled closure times are the same each day: During lulls in traffic after 9 a.m., 1 p.m., and 5 p.m. (Each closure may take less than the scheduled 30 minutes.) Some bus trips may be rerouted depending on the work schedule;
    • More information can be found on Seattle Department of Transportation’s website.

Service Reminders

    • Seattle Center Monorail will operate extended hours on Saturday, Dec. 18, 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 19, 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. The Monorail will departs approximately every 10 minutes;
    • Routes 773 and 775 connecting to West Seattle Water Taxi is operating on week day peak hours only;
    • We recommend customers arrive at their bus stop a few minutes before the scheduled departure time of their trip;
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For the complete weekend transit alert click here.

As always, “It’s a great day to ride Metro” to get to events and activities where there is often traffic congestion and limited parking.

Route 50 bus headed toward downtown Seattle