For convenient commuting, transportation for errands, or if you just want someone else to do the driving, try a Pierce Transit bus. They provide safe, courteous, and reliable transportation every day of the year.
Shuttle runs from Waller Hall to North Fort SRP Site every hour on the hour 8-5.
The Lakewood Town Center Transit Center is the heart of the transit system in Lakewood. Located at the northeast corner of the mall grounds, you can catch several routes. Route 202 (72nd St. Crosstown) connects Lakewood Town Center with the Transit Center at 72nd and Portland - with lots of good shopping in between. Connections are timed so you can usually make a transfer between bus routes within 5 minutes.
Senior citizens or disabled must carry a reduced fair permit, be sure to carry exact change and ask for a transfer when you board the bus. All local routes are wheelchair accessible (253) 581-8000 or 1-800-562-8109.
The Fort Lewis-McChord Air porter offers daily shuttle service between the post and Sea-Tac Airport. 1-800-562-7948 for schedules. Located at Door 00 far south of the baggage level main terminal.
Greyhound Commercial Bus Lines service is available. For schedule information, call 1-800-231-2222.
Local Greyhound Commercial Bus Lines service is located, at 510 Puyallup Ave Tacoma WA, call 253-627-0687.
The following taxi services are available in and around Fort Lewis:
Phone Numbers For Taxi's
|Fort Lewis Taxi
Metered rates (on and off post) are for one to five passengers. Waiting time rate isextra per min (prices subject to change).
The Fort Lewis Carlson Wagonlit Travel is for Official Travel ONLY or for customers with U.S. Government Orders to travel. They can also be utilized for Emergency Leave but not for vacation travel etc. The Carlson Wagonlit Office is located in the Waller Hall Building 2140, Liggett Ave Room 600. For more information call 253-964-0676/967-4477/5319.
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION & RIDESHARE INFORMATION
Pierce Transit, Bus #206, provides public transportation to Fort Lewis from the Lakewood Town Center Transit facility. Schedule and fare information can be found at Pierce Transit's homepage
Fort Lewis is committed to supporting Washington State's Transportation Demand management legislation (RCW 70.94) that was passed in 1991 as part of the Clean Air Act to help reduce air pollution, traffic congestion, energy consumption, and dependence on imported petroleum. The Fort Lewis Employee Transportation Coordinator (ETC) at DOL provides ridesharing assistance. The ETC can be contacted at (253) 966-0616 or DSN 347-0616. The ETC can provide assistance and information about potential carpools and vanpools at Fort Lewis. Ride matching assistance is also provided by the ETC and Pierce Transit by calling toll free 1-888-814-1300 or visiting Pierce Transit's web page.