Transportation

The Seattle Public Schools Transportation Department provides yellow bus, door-to-door, Metro, and cab service to a variety of students attending Seattle Public Schools and Head Start.

Transportation Service Standards 2017-18

Transportation Service Standards for the upcoming 2017-18 school year have been approved.
Please be advised that the arrival and departure times for the upcoming school year are not finalized. Updated 5/22/17.

Transportation Ice and Snow Plan

In the event of ice and snow there may be impacts to District provided transportation and/or the length of school day. Read more about transportation in the event of ice or snow.

Check Out Transportation FAQs

Our FAQ page has been updated as of 10/27/16 to include new questions. See what's new by clicking here.

Transportation Service Standards 2016-17

Transportation Service Standards for the 2016-17 school year have been approved.

More information about the standards and other information for the 2016-17 school year is available below:

City of Seattle ORCA Card Program

​The City of Seattle is sponsoring an ORCA card program for low income high school students residing 0-2 miles from their attendance area school, who currently do not receive district funded transportation. This program replaces last year’s FRL ORCA card pilot program.  More information is available at  www.seattle.gov/youthorca and the email address is youthorca@seattle.gov.​

Hourly Transportation Employment Opportunities

The Transportation Department is looking for Hourly Bus Monitors and Crossing Guards.

Please contact Yvonne Carpenter, Field Staff Lead, for further information.

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