Public Transit

Public Bus

Issaquah has two major transit centers — Sound Transit's Issaquah Transit Center and King County Metro Transit's Issaquah Highlands Park & Ride.

Issaquah is served by routes that can take you directly to downtown Seattle, downtown Bellevue, First Hill, University District, Northgate, Overlake and Sammamish. Express buses will get you to downtown Bellevue in 20 minutes and downtown Seattle in 30 minutes.


The following routes are active or restored:

208 Northbend to Issaquah218* Bear Creek P&R to Seattle
269 Issaquah to Overlake
271 Issaquah to the University DistrictST 554 Issaquah to Seattle
ST 556* Issaquah to Seattle

* Partially Restored

Metro Flex

Beginning in October 2023, King County Metro’s On Demand Service, Metro Flex, will begin service in Issaquah. No matter your destination in the local service area, arrive within a block of where you need to go for just the price of a bus fare. Metro Flex is a part of the ORCA Card system, rides include free transfers to bus, and youth ride free!

Learn More

Check out Metro's Online Trip Planner to plan your next ride. Learn how to manage your ORCA Card.