CSTE Annual Conference

Seattle, Washington

Host City

The Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists will hold its annual conference in Seattle, Washington. Learn more about everything Seattle has to offer at https://www.visitseattle.org/


Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA), also nicknamed “Sea-Tac” is located approximately 15 miles from downtown Seattle. Learn more about the airport, servicing airlines, flights and security at https://www.portseattle.org/sea-tac.

Ground Transportation

Seattle has a variety of transportation options, learn more at https://www.visitseattle.org/visitor-information/getting-around/.

Airport Shuttle

Hotels in the group block do not provide complimentary shuttle service to and from the airport. Sea-Tac Airport has light rail, taxis, rideshare and shuttles available. Shared shuttle service is available to and from the airport with an average one-way rate of $26.00 per person. Advanced reservations are recommended for shuttle service.

Light Rail

Light rail is $3.00 to get downtown and takes about 38 minutes.


The estimated cost of a taxi ride from the airport to downtown is approximately $39.00 one-way rate depending on distance to hotel.

Meeting Location and Hotels

The meeting location and group block hotels for the conference will be announced on February 5, 2020.


In June, average high temperatures in the mid-70s. Meeting rooms are air conditioned and layered clothing, such as a sweater or jacket, is recommended.