If you are flying to Seattle, you should plan your arrival to Sea-Tac International Airport. Sea-Tac International Airport is located approximately 19 miles south of the University of Washington. There are shuttle, taxi, and towncar services that you may utilize in order to travel to the University of Washington area. The Central Link light rail is also an option for travel, however, the closest it gets to the University of Washington is Downtown Seattle/Westlake. From there, you would need to travel by taxi or bus to the University.