Roswell and Alpharetta are two north Atlanta suburbs closest to the North Springs MARTA station on the red line. The commute requires a bus ride, and there are several options to choose from:
- Bus 85 goes through downtown Roswell and up to Mansell Road, where there is a Park and Ride at the intersection of Ga. 400 and Mansell.
- Bus 140 goes up GA 400 to Mansell Road/Park and Ride and to the Windward Park and Ride located near the intersection of North Point Parkway and Dryden Road.
- Bus 143 goes up GA 400 to Windward Parkway and to the Windward Park and Ride
- Bus 185 goes up GA 400 to Holcomb Bridge Road, then up Alpharetta Highway, passing by the North Fulton Regional Hospital and Alpharetta City Hall and ending at the Windward Parkway Park and Ride