70 Hamiliton E. Holmes Drive

H.E. Holmes Station

Hamilton E. Holmes MARTA Station

The Hamilton E. Holmes Station (or H.E. Holmes) is the last stop on the west, blue line at 70 Hamiliton E. Holmes Drive near I-20 and I-285 (see area map). It was originally called the Hightower Station, but was changed in honor of civil-rights hero Hamilton E. Holmes.

To get to the H.E. Holmes station, you must be on a westbound, blue line train marked “H.E. Holmes”.  If you are coming from the red or gold line, you must exit at the Five Points station and follow the signs to the westbound platform.

What’s Nearby

Six Flags Over Georgia
Isabel Gates Webster Park
Frederick Douglass High School
Peyton Forest Elementary School

Walk Score: 50/100

The area around the H.E. Holmes MARTA station is somewhat walkable. There are a few fast food restaurants and housing options nearby, though the area is primarily car-centric.


There are over 1,000 free daily parking spots.

Train Schedule

Next Train
Blue Line

Commute Times

9 minutes to Five Points
25-45 minutes to the Airport


There are many different bus routes that depart from this station, including a route that travels to Six Flags, along Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and Fulton Industrial. See the full list of bus routes.

More Information

Navigating the Hamilton E. Holmes Station
Interstate Exits for MARTA Stations
Best of MARTA: H.E. Holmes Station