Renton to Seattle

Travel times as of 6:10 AM Monday, May 20, 2019

State
Route/
Interstate
Route DescriptionDistance
(miles)
Average
Travel Time
Current
Travel Time
Via
HOV
(min.)
I-405I-5
Renton to Seattle13.69202118
Renton to Seattle map

Route Description

The route extends 13.8 miles between the SR 167 Interchange in Renton and the University St exit in downtown Seattle.

Travel Times

View today's average and current travel times for this and other Seattle Area commutes.

Weekends are generally less congested. Average travel time is typically the same as a trip taken on a weekday during non-peak hours.

Plan Your Commute

We recommend using the archived traffic maps if you are planning a future trip. By viewing a number of archived maps, you can develop a feel for the variety of traffic conditions you might encounter.

Traffic Relief

WSDOT is working to improve safety and decrease congestion on I-5. For details, view the I-5 construction project. As roads are improved, you may experience increases in commute times due to the construction.