MARTA to the Ferst Center for the Arts

The Ferst Center for the Arts is on the Georgia Tech campus at 350 Ferst Dr NW closest to the North Avenue MARTA station on the red and gold line. The venue hosts student and professional performances in music, dance and theater.

North Avenue Directions

Walking time is about 16 minutes from the North Avenue station. Exit the station on to West Peachtree Street and cross over West Peachtree at the stoplight toward the church. Walk down North Avenue for about three block then veer right on Ferst Drive. Walk to the visitor parking lot with the large triangular sculpture and turn right to walk through the lot and past the student center.

You can also board bus 26 at the MARTA station and exit the bus at the intersection of North Avenue and Cherry Street. A Hampton Inn will at the intersection on the left side of the street. Walk north on Cherry Street, then left on Ferst Drive. Follow the road around to the Student Center and turn right into the parking lot and walking straight ahead to reach the Ferst Center. It is free to ride the bus if you are transferring from a train.

Tech Trolley

The other option, which involves less walking, is to board the free Tech Trolley at the Midtown MARTA station at the Peachtree Place station exit. Tell the driver you want to exit at the Student Center. Follow the same directions above by walking through the student center parking lot to reach the Ferst Center.

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