Facts and Figures

Operator Seattle Metro
System Type Historic Trolley
Year Opened 1982
# of Lines 1
# of Cars 5
Stations 7
Gauge Standard
Power Overhead
Fare Media Cash
Website Metro
Data Date 2002
1st Visit 1992
Last Visit 9/2003
% Rode 100%

Pacific NW Transit > Seattle
Waterfront Streetcar

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Waterfront Streetcar


Seattle operates a tourist trolley line as part of its bus transit system. It started as just a short line along the Seattle Waterfront. It linked the International District/King St Station with Pioneer Square and the Waterfront. 

The line usesd ex-Melbourne Australia cars for service using high level platforms.

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sea-str-112202-02.jpg (515384 bytes)Trolley at the newly remodeled Jackson St. Terminal (11/22/02) sea-str-112202-03.jpg (242311 bytes)Another view at Jackson St. (11/22/02)
sea-str-112202-08.jpg (367428 bytes)Car on Main St just east of Occidental Pk Station (11/22/02) sea-str-112202-09.jpg (393426 bytes)Two car passing on Main St by 3rd Ave. (11/22/02)
sea-str-112202-07.jpg (401346 bytes)Just East of Occidental Park (11/22/02) sea-str-112202-06.jpg (527532 bytes)Occidental Park Station (11/22/02)
sea-str-112202-13.jpg (318833 bytes)BNSF Freight train rolling by as car crosses Broad St. (11/22/02) sea-str-112202-11.jpg (306621 bytes)Car at Broad St Terminal (11/22/02)
sea-ht-090603-03.jpg (400393 bytes)This car is heading back to the Waterfront from the International District. (9/06/03)

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