Buy Tickets in Advance for the Seattle Monorail
Seattle Center Monorail is the nation’s first full-scale commercial monorail system. It provides a fun, quick and convenient link between downtown Seattle and Seattle Center. The Monorail will be opening up 3.5 hours early to accommodate our 7:00am start time. MONORAIL TICKETS MUST BE PURCHASED IN ADVANCE FOR THESE SPECIAL PRE-RACE TIME SLOTS.
Seattle Center Monorail will depart approximately every 5-10 minutes from the Westlake Center Station at 5th Avenue and Pine Street. Passengers will unload at the Seattle Center Station adjacent to the Space Needle. Westlake Center Mall will not be open to the public until 10:00am, so please use the stairwell/elevator located on 5th Avenue between Pine Street and Olive Way to access the platform. Click here for detailed directions on accessing the platform.
After 7:00am, the Seattle Center Monorail will be open for regular ticket purchase on the platform. Cash only.
Early Schedule for Saturday, June 22
*There is a 200 person capacity for most time slots. The 5:55am, 6:05am, 6:15am and 6:25am time slots will have a 100 person capacity.
- One-Way: $2.25
- Roundtrip: $4.50
Seattle Center Monorail tickets are no longer available online, but they can be purchased at the Health & Fitness Expo while supplies last.
Tickets MUST be picked up in person at the Health & Fitness Expo on Thursday or Friday. They will not be available for pick up on race day.