Georgia Tech is a public research university near the North Avenue MARTA station and Midtown MARTA station on the red and gold rail lines. There are several ways to commute to campus (view the campus map to help with trip planning):

Rail Options

  • From the North Avenue station, follow the signs to the North Avenue/West Peachtree Street exit and turn right on North Avenue. Walk west about five minutes (crossing over the interstate) to reach Bobby Dodd Stadium, the Cherry Street entrance to the campus and the Student Center.
  • From North Avenue you can also take the Fox Theatre exit out of the station, walk through the indoor shopping mall and exit on 3rd Street. Turn left on 3rd and then a quick right on West Peachtree Street. At 5th Street, turn left to enter Tech Square at the center of campus near some of the Greek housing.
  • From the Midtown MARTA station, take the main 10th Street exit out of the station and turn left (west toward West Peachtree Street). Cross over the interstate to reach the north end of campus and McCamish Pavillion. Or board the free Tech Trolley  outside the Peachtree Place station exit.

Bus Options

Nearby rail stations provide bus service to campus. We recommend using Google Maps to plan your trip in order to see the current bus routes, as they do change occasionally. Bus 12 is a consistent route that departs from the Midtown MARTA station and travels down 10th Street on the north end of the campus. It is free to ride the bus if you are transferring from a train. Just be sure to have and tap your Breeze Card!

For real-time bus locations and printed schedules, use the MARTA on the Go app.

More Information

How to Ride the Tech Trolley
Transit-friendly Housing for College Students
5 Places to Live in Atlanta Without a Car
MARTA Destination Guide