Additional Travel Information

Washington State Convention Center
800 Convention Place
Seattle, WA 98101-2350

The Washington State Convention Center is located right in the heart of downtown Seattle, the jewel of the Pacific Northwest. The Center features on-site parking, business services and a variety of eateries - all within easy walking distance of the city's best shops, sights, hotels and restaurants. The WSCC is a 100% smoke-free facility.

Convention Center parking information

Seattle, Washington
The city of Seattle lies on a narrow strip of land between the fresh water of Lake Washington and the salt water of Puget Sound. Two rugged mountain ranges lie in the distance, the Olympics to the west and the Cascades to the east. It is a city built on hills and around water, in a mild marine climate. With cultural attractions and museums, outdoor recreation or fine dining, Seattle has unique options available for everyone.

City Map
This map shows the AES hotels in proximity to the Washington State Convention Center and city landmarks.

Seattle Weather - No, it's not always raining!

Seattle Visitor Center
At the Visitor Center, located on Level 1 of the Convention Center near the base of south escalators, the helpful staff will find and book all kinds of services including:

  • Attractions and sightseeing tickets
  • Restaurant reservations
  • Ground transportation


By Air
There are several transportation options to get you from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to downtown Seattle.

By Light Rail via Sound Transit
Located on the fourth floor of the airport garage, the Light Rail connects the SeaTac Airport to downtown Seattle. You will need to purchase a ticket before boarding the train and can do this at a vending machine on the platform. The machines take cash, Visa, and MasterCard.

By Taxi Cabs (Yellow Cab) and Limousines
Cabs are available on the third floor of the parking garage. Sedans and large vans are available.

By Train
Amtrak arrives and departs from the King Street Train Station at 303 South Jackson Street. Details for discounted travel will be posted this summer.