Seattle Monorail

Seattle Monorail Holiday Hours (2011)

December 21, 2011

NOTICE: For our current Fall 2012 hours, please click this link.


Seattle Monorail Holiday Schedule (2011):

Current Hours of Operation:

  • Monday-Friday: 7:30AM-11:00PM
  • Saturday-Sunday: 8:30AM-11:00PM

Christmas Eve:

The Monorail will close early at 7:00PM on December 24, 2011.

Christmas Day:

The Monorail is closed on December 25, 2011.

New Years Eve:

On December 31. 2011, the Monorail will be open until 1:00AM for the New Year’s Eve fireworks celebration at the Space Needle.  Due to regulations, the Monorail will carry its last passengers from Westlake Center to Seattle Center at 11:15PM. We will resume service from Seattle Center to Westlake Center once we receive the ‘ALL CLEAR’ from the Fire Marshall (estimated to be 12:20AM). So, from 11:15PM to approximately 12:20AM, the Monorail will not be in service.

New Years Day:

  • The Monorail will open from 10:00AM to 9:00PM.
  • Children 12 and under can ride for FREE from 10:00AM to noon!

Winter Hours (effective January 2, 2012):

  • Open Monday-Friday: 7:30AM
  • Open Saturday-Sunday: 8:30AM
  • Closed Sunday-Thursday: 9:00PM
  • Closed Friday-Saturday: 11:00PM

* The Monorail will extend hours of operation for special events at Seattle Center, please check the RIDER ALERTS section of our website for schedule changes.