Using the metrokc trip planner to visit King County, Washington is an excellent way of planning a trip.

Their "Home" page has instant, up-to-date news on any road closures, reduced transit service and much more. They have all the essential tabs that are needed to plan the optimal routes to drive on. By clicking at the bottom right hand corner of the "Home" page, on Transit and Traffic for example, you will find the Trip Planner.

The metrokc Trip Planner allows you to insert the starting point and the destination point of your trip as well as the date and starting time. It gives you Accessibility Options and has tabs such as find schedules, find routes and find stops.

If you look around the site, you will find tips for using the metrokc trip planner and information for the King, Pierce and Snohomish counties as well as Sound Transit’s Regional Express bus routes, Sounder commuter rail, Washington State Ferries and the Seattle Center Monorail.

There are trip planner notices and much more.

If you have never used the Water Taxi, try it. You have the Vashon Island/Downtown Seattle and the West Seattle/Downtown Seattle routes. The vessel is a catamaran that can carry 150 passengers as well as 18 bicycles. Water Taxis operate on weekdays and are closed for holidays. Taking a Water Taxi is a great way to relax while getting to where you want to go. And, no need worry about your connections, there are buses available for that.

Fares are in the form of the ORCA card, cash or tickets.

Visit for more information and plan an enjoyable trip to King County, Washington.