Seattle Monorail

Daily Rates

One-Way Fares:

$3.00 Adult (age 19-64)

$1.50 Youth (age 6-18)

$1.50 for Reduced Rate
(Seniors 65+, disabled, persons with Medicare cards, U.S. military with ID, ORCA LIFT cards accepted)

Children 5 and under ride free

We accept cash, credit/debit cards, and ORCA cards. Credit cards incur 3.7% fee.

Roundtrip rates are twice that of a one-way fare

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Please see our ‘Rider Alerts’ on the homepage to for any schedule changes.

Effective March 16, 2020 at 7:00pm, Seattle Center Monorail will go out of service

The closure will last from March 17 until at least April 6. We are continually assessing conditions as we determine a date for reopening. More info here.

Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. 

Routes & Stations

Seattle Center Monorail departs approximately every 10 minutes from two stations:

Seattle Center station:
Adjacent to the Space Needle

Westlake Center Mall station:
At Fifth Avenue and Pine Street