Transportation

EXPLORE DOWNTOWN SEATTLE

In the heart of downtown Seattle, Hotel Theodore is located nearby iconic destinations such as the Space Needle, Pike Place Market, Capitol Hill, the city’s best restaurants, shopping, and much more. We offer valet parking, private town car services, and electric vehicle charging on site. Not to mention, we’re central to public transportation and ride share services. There are plenty of ways to travel to Seattle and we’ll help you get there.

Directions & Transportation

Hotel Theodore – Our Downtown Seattle Location
Hotel Theodore is located along downtown Seattle’s vibrant Pike Pine Corridor, on the intersection of 7th Avenue and Pine Street. Downtown shopping, the legendary Pike Place Market, Seattle Art Museum and the shores of Puget Sound are all within easy walking distance. Guests arriving by plane can reach Hotel Theodore within 25 minutes from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, and Amtrak’s Union Station is just over a mile away.

Valet Parking in Downtown Seattle
Hotel Theodore offers valet parking for $45 per night, with unlimited in-and-out privileges.

Directions from Seattle Tacoma International Airport

By Car – 20-40 minutes

  • Exiting the airport, follow signs to I-5, driving on 518 East for about a mile
  • Exit left from 518 to I-5 North towards Seattle
  • Drive on I-5 North for 12 miles
  • Take exit 165 on the left to Seneca Street
  • At the first intersection from the off-ramp, at Seneca Street and 6th Avenue, bear right onto 6th Avenue
  • Continue for three blocks, turning right onto Pike Street
  • Take the first left onto 7th Avenue
  • Hotel Theodore is on the left

By Light Rail – 45-50 minutes; $3

  • Follow signs in the airport for SeaTac/Airport Station, part of the Link light rail system
  • Take the light rail towards University of Washington for 12 stops, about 35 minutes, until Westlake Station & Pine Street
  • Exiting the station, walk against the traffic until 7th Avenue (two to four minutes, depending on which exit you take)
  • Hotel Theodore is on your right, at the intersection of Pine and 7th

Seattle Public Transportation
Seattle’s public transit system, the Link light rail, is a convenient option for visitors planning to explore the city’s many neighborhoods. It connects downtown Seattle with the University of Washington and Capitol Hill to the north, and to Pioneer Square, the rest of downtown, SoDo district, and the airport to the south.

Fares range from $2.25 to $3, based on distance traveled.

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Public Transit

With adult fares under $3.25 dollars, the Link Light Rail is one of the most convenient ways of getting around. Take the Link Rail Northbound toward University of Washington and hop off at the Westlake stop, and you’re in walking distance from Hotel Theodore.

Electric Vehicle Charging

Time to recharge? We offer electric vehicle charging amenities included with your stay. Please let our team know upon arrival and we’ll coordinate the parking arrangements.

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Car Rental

For those who want to take the wheel themselves, there are also several car rental options available. The nearest services are Budget on 5th Avenue and Enterprise on 3rd and Steward.

Ride Share Services

No car? No problem. Hotel Theodore is just under 45-minutes by train from the airport and about 35-minutes by car. If you can’t wait to dive into downtown Seattle, car sharing services like Uber or Lyft make things easy.

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Private Town Car Service

Airport transportation can be arranged to and from Hotel Theodore via our town car service. Just call 206-621-1200 and we’ll take care of the rest.