Sound Transit Light Rail Service

Link Light Rail Service Expected in 2024

The Sound Transit light rail station in Mountlake Terrace is halfway through civil construction. 

Drone Video of I-5 Overcrossing: June 3, 2021

Video of Light Rail Construction Progress: February 17, 2021

The Lynnwood Link Extension will bring light rail into Snohomish County, serving four stations: Shoreline South/148th, Shoreline North/185th, Mountlake Terrace and Lynnwood City Center. Riders will enjoy fast, frequent and reliable service between south Snohomish County and the University of Washington, downtown Seattle, the Eastside, Sea-Tac Airport and more.

See what's happening today at the Mountlake Terrace Transit Center – Web Cam

Follow the Route from Northgate to Lynnwood – Video

  • Open: 2024
  • Length: 8.5 miles, 4 stations
  • Service: Every 4 - 6 minutes during peak hours
  • Projected travel times from Mountlake Terrace:
    University of Washington: 11 minutes
    Downtown Seattle: 28 minutes
    Downtown Bellevue: 48 minutes
  • Projected ridership: 47,000 – 55,000 daily riders by 2026

Lynnwood Link MLT Terrace Station

Light rail construction on 12-13-2021

Lynnwood Link MLT Transit Center Web Cam

Questions About the Project?

More information is available on Sound Transit’s website.  

Project Contact:
Sound Transit Lynnwood Link Extension
Community Outreach Specialist II
Andrea Burnett, 206-903-7522  

Recap of January 23, 2019 Open House

A public open house, hosted by the City of Mountlake Terrace, was conducted on January 23, 2019. Construction of the Sound Transit Light Rail Station, project elements and guideway location were discussed. Additionally, public comment was gathered.

Sound Transit Documents

Lynnwood Link Project Map