Transportation

discount ORCA card Don't miss the bus just because you can't afford rising fares. (Photo from Seattle Municipal Archives)

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Bus fares are going up again March 1st, but low-income riders may qualify for a new discount ORCA card program.

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An attempted kidnapping of students who’d been booted off their bus didn’t stop the Seattle School District from approving a new round of route cuts.

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Seattle’s notoriously polite driving culture can pose a real challenge for drivers from other countries. Here are some tips to help.

Maija Riekstins leads choir practice at the Latvian Evangelical Lutheran Church of Seattle. (Photo by Walker Orenstein)

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What happens when you mess with Seattle's Latvian community?

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Seattle is now the first city in the nation to place driver limits on rideshares. A new Lyft driver weighs in on her experience with the company.

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Think your bus route is a pain? Try having no bus at all. Proposition 1 offers a last-ditch effort to save Metro bus routes, a threat to the livelihoods of low-income communities of color traveling from South Seattle.

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Has the explosion of new ride-share services in Seattle hurt immigrant taxi operators? It depends on who they're driving for. “This isn’t about a fun...

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An ambitious plan to help non-English speaking residents better access bus services has already been tarnished by translation mistakes on Summer schedules. Back in June,...

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My friend and I squeeze in the front seat of the pickup. We’re lucky–others are stuck in the back without seats in the freezing winter,...

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Chandni Gautam, above, is one of the first of her kind; a female cab driver in India. Gautam works for a company employing and...

King County Metro route 42

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Getting from point A to point B isn't easy for 68-year-old Tuyet Mhi Mai. Especially when those points are her daughter's crowded Lake City home...