April 2023 Service Change

The March 2023 service change proposal has concluded. Using the feedback received from our riders, Everett Transit has created a new network plan that focuses heavily on frequency and span of service. Retouring of Route 18 service area is required and will move forward with the proposed plan. The introduction of Route 19 will also move forward, re-establishing connections along Colby Ave. 

This webpage offers readers updated information on improvements and changes to Everett’s transit system and service area. These changes will take effect in April 2023. Everett Transit will continue evaluating service with a continued focus on accessibility, reliability, sustainability and safety.

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Accessibility

  • Expanded morning and evening service to empower residents to use transit as a commuting option
  • Service area expansion and access to life
  • Introduction of new routes along commonly requested corridors

Reliability

  • Realignment of routes to create additional transfer points to local and regional system
  • Expanded morning and evening service to enable residents to use transit as a commuting option
  • Introducing high-quality transit service earlier in the day to ensure transit users get to where they need to on-time, with less concern

Sustainability

  • Create a more usable system that encourages transit usage
  • Streamline specific routes to offer more direct access and eliminate redundancies
  • Eliminate barriers and create access points that encourage transit usage among younger residents to establish understanding and confidence in public transit

Safety

Everett Transit keeps safety top of mind when planning changes to service. To create a safe network for all our customers by implementing a more direct network, removing unnecessary route overlaps and redistributing service to more utilized areas.

System Map

System map March 2023

Proposed Route Changes: Overview of Improvements

Route 2

Mall Station to Mariner Park & Ride

Route 2 service routing will remain unchanged and continue offering bi-directional service between Mall Station and Mariner Park & Ride via 112th and 4th Ave.

Improvements

  • Six (6) additional trips per weekday
  • Eight (8) additional trips on Saturday
  • Six (6) additional trips on Sunday
  • 45-minute frequency, 7-days a week

Schedule

Monday – Friday: 4:55 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. 
Every 45 minutes

Saturday: 9 a.m. – 7:45 p.m.
Every 45 minutes

Sunday: 9:45 a.m. – 7:45 p.m.
Every 45 minutes


Route 3

Everett Station to Seaway Transit Center

Route 3 service routing will remain unchanged and continue offering bi-direction service between Everett Station and Seaway Transit Center. Focus will be placed on increased frequency, 7-days a week, and additional service.

Improvements

  • One additional trip per weekday
  • One additional trip on Saturday
  • One additional trip on Sunday
  • 45-minutes service, 7-days a week

Schedule

Monday – Friday: 5 a.m. – 8:15 p.m.
Every 45 minutes

Saturday: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Every 45 minutes

Sunday: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Every 45 minutes


Route 4

Everett Station to College Station

Route 4 service routing will remain unchanged and will continue offering bi-directional service between Everett Station and College Station. Focus will be placed on expanded service.

Improvements

  • Seven (7) additional weekday trips
  • Two (2) additional trips on Saturday

Schedule

Monday – Friday: 5:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Every 60 minutes

Saturday: 8:30 a.m. – 6:55 p.m.
Every 60 minutes

Sunday: 9 a.m. – 5:55 p.m.
Every 60 minutes

Route 6

Everett Station to Waterfront

Route 6 service routing will remain unchanged and will continue offering bi-direction service between Everett Station and the Everett Waterfront.

Route 7

Everett Mall to College Station

March 2023 changes to Route 7 focus on improvements to frequency and span of service.

Improvements

  1. Six (6) additional weekday trips
  2. Three (3) additional Saturday trips
  3. Four (4) additional Sunday trips
  4. Later service on Saturday and Sunday
  5. Earlier 15-minute frequency

Schedule

Monday – Friday: 5 a.m. – 10:15 p.m.
Every 20 minutes between 6 a.m. – 7 a.m.
Every 15 minutes between 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Saturday: 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Every 20-30 minutes

Sunday: 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Every 30 minutes

Route 8 

Everett Station to Paine Field Airport

New route map

Route 8 service routing will remain unchanged and will continue offering bi-directional service between Everett Station and Paine Field Airport.

Improvements

  1. Route will start/end from Evergreen Center (Walmart)
  2. Removes stop at Airport Road and Evergreen Way from our system

Schedule

Monday – Friday: 5 a.m. – 7:45 p.m.
Every 60 minutes

Saturday: 8 a.m. – 7:45 p.m.
Every 60 minutes

Sunday: 10 a.m. – 6:45 p.m.
Every 60 minutes

Route 12

Everett Mall to Seaway Transit Center

Route 12 service routing will remain unchanged and will continue to offer bi-directional service between Everett Mall Station and Seaway Transit Center. Focus will be placed on improvements to frequency and span of service.


Improvements 

  1. Twenty-four (24) additional trips each weekday
  2. Seven (7) additional trips on Saturday
  3. Nine (9) additional trips on Sunday
  4. 30-minute service, 5 a.m. to 7:30 a.m.
  5. 45-minute service, 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  6. Expanded weekend service

Schedule

Monday – Friday: 5 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Every 30 minutes, 5 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Every 45 minutes, 7:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Saturday: 7:15 a.m. – 9:45 p.m.
Every 45 minutes

Sunday: 8:30 a.m. – 9:15 p.m.
Every 45 minutes

Route 18

Everett Station to Mukilteo Ferry Terminal

New route map

Route 18 will experience major changes to its service area. Due to bridge repair closures along Mukilteo Blvd., Route 18 is unable to access large portions of its current route. It will be rerouted to continue serving our community and deliver essential service between Mukilteo Ferry Terminal and Everett Station. This route combines parts of the current Route 18 with portions of Route 70. Route 18 service will include Mukilteo Speedway, Seaway Blvd. and Merrill Creek Parkway before continuing to downtown Everett and ending at Everett Station.

Improvements

  1. Bi-directional service
  2. Serves Mukilteo Speedway, Seaway Blvd. and Merrill Creek Parkway
  3. Service Pacific, between Colby and Everett Station
  4. Trip arrival and departure times based on Ferry arrival and departure times

Schedule

Monday – Friday:

Eight (8) westbound trips to Mukilteo, four (4) a.m. trips and four (4) p.m. trips
 Nine (9) eastbound trips to Everett Station, five (5) a.m. trips and four (4) p.m. trips


Route 19

Everett Station to College Station

New route map

Route 19 re-introduces service to North Colby, Everett High School, Providence Medical Center (Colby campus) and businesses throughout downtown Everett while creating new, bi-directional connections to several other local and regional routes.

Improvements

  1. Direct service to Everett High School
  2. Direct service to Providence Medical Center
  3. Seven (7) day a week service along Colby

Schedule

Monday – Friday: 6:15 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
 Every 45 minutes

Saturday: 8 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
 Every 45 minutes

Sunday: 9 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
 Every 45 minutes


Route 29

Mall Station to College Station

Route 29 service routing will remain unchanged and will continue to focus on span of service improvements.


Improvements

  1. Two (2) additional trips on Saturday
  2. Two (2) additional trips on Sunday

Schedule

Monday – Friday: 5:30 a.m. – 10:15 p.m.
Every 30 minutes

Saturday: 7:45 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Every 45 minutes

Sunday: 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Every 45 minutes

April 2023 Service Plan Feedback

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