CenturyLink Field (Formerly Qwest Field)

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  • Location:

    CenturyLink Field (Formerly Qwest Field) 800 Occidental Ave South , Seattle Washington
  • HOME TEAMS::

    Seattle SeahawksSeattle Sounders FC
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CenturyLink Field (Formerly Qwest Field)
Address

CenturyLink Field is located at 800 Occidental Avenue S in Seattle, Washington 98134.

Capacity

The multipurpose stadium has a capacity of 67,000 seats for football games but can be expanded to 72,000 for special events.

History

CenturyLink Field first opened in July of 2002 at a construction cost of $430 million for the entire complex.

Home Teams

CenturyLink Field is the home of the Seattle Seahawks of the NFL and the Seattle Sounders of MLS. The crowd at the Stadium is notoriously loud for Seattle Seahawks football games once holding the Guinness world record for the loudest crowd roar in an outdoor stadium.

Directions

Ideally situated at the junction of I-5 and I-90, CenturyLink Field & CenturyLink Field Event Center is easily reachable by car.

From the North and South

I-5 and the Alaskan Way Viaduct both have exits near CenturyLink Field & CenturyLink Field Event Center. From I-5 there are exits at James Street, 4th Avenue, and Airport Way that will all place visitors in close proximity to the facility.

From the East

CenturyLink Field & CenturyLink Field Event Center can be reached by both I-90 and SR 520 from the east. From I-90, follow the signs to Fourth Avenue South and turn right. Turn right onto South Royal Brougham Way. From SR 520, take I-5 South, then take either the James Street, 4th Avenue, or Airport Way exits to place you in proximity to the facility.

Parking

Parking is available for 3,100 automobiles on site, 8,400 in surrounding lots, and 15,000 in lots downtown.
There are three lots managed by CenturyLink Field, the north lot, Centurylink field event center garage, and Union Station Garage.
Parking prices ranges from $5 to $40 depending on the event.

Gate Locations and Openings

CenturyLink Field is separated into 4 tiers- the upper level, Loge Level, Club Level, and Lower Level. All gates at the stadium are open for Seahawks games three hours prior to kickoff. Gate opening times for other events will vary depending on the event.

Bag Policy

Guests may carry bags that are clear plastic, vinyl, or PVC and do not exceed 12 inches x 6 inches x 12 inches, a one gallon clear plastic freezer bag, small clutch bags about the size of a hand with or without a handle or strap can be carried into the venue along with one of the clear bag options. Prohibited items include purses larger than a clutch bag, coolers, briefcases, fanny packs, cinch bags, luggage of any kind, seat cushions, computer bag, and camera bags or any bag larger than the permissible size.