King County Metro Community Shuttles

King County Metro runs commuter shuttles in select communities. Created by the Community Connections program, each shuttle has a flexible pick-up and drop-off area in communities with limited safe access to bus stops.

Visit the links below to see the schedules and maps for each service:

Des Moines Community Shuttle (Route 635)

Burien Community Shuttle (Route 631)

Mercer Island to Seattle (Route 630)

North Bend to Issaquah Highlands Park and Ride (Route 628)

To schedule a pick-up or drop off in the flexible zones, call the number below, or visit the online ride request form.

Metro General: (206) 553-3000Flex zone schedule: (866) 261-3278TTY Flex Zone Schedule: (800) 246-1646
Type of Service: 
Deviated Fixed Route
Vehicle Type: 
Service Area: 
Depending upon the shuttle: Des Moines, North Bend, Issaquah Highlands, Mercer Island, Seattle, and Burien
Service Days: 
M, Tu, W, Th, F
Service Hours: 
Variable. Check the schedules above
Advance Notice Notes: 
Reservations will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis during the following hours: Monday thru Friday: 4:30 AM - 10:45 PM Saturday: 5:45 AM – 9:30 PM Sunday/Holidays: 9:30 AM – 6:45 PM
Adult: $2.75 | Low-Income Adult (LIFT): $1.50for Adults
$1.00 with Regional Reduced Fare Permit (Seniors must be 65+)for Seniors and people w/ disabilities
$1.50for Youth (ages 6-18)
Discounts Available
Children under 5: four children may ride with a person paying full adult fare. Accepts ORCA card, RRFP, and Metro transfers.The ORCA LIFT card is a reduced fare bus pass that is available to income-qualified individuals. The card allows riders to save 50 percent or more on trips using participating public transit agencies. RRFP is a reduced fare bus pass that is available to people 65 years or older, and/or people living with disabilities. The card allows riders to save over 70 percent on trips using public transit. To see if you qualify for either of these programs, go to
Paratransit Eligibility Required: 
WheelchairFoldable wheelchairScooterWalker

Approximate Service Area