MARTA to the Megabus

The Atlanta Megabus is an inexpensive, express bus service between cities around the country that departs outside the Civic Center MARTA station in Atlanta. Passengers can travel to cities including Chicago, Chattanooga, Orlando, Jacksonville, Charlotte, Nashville, New Orleans, Birmingham and more.


Take any red or gold line train to the Civic Center Station at 435 West Peachtree Street. All red and gold line trains stop at this station, including all trains from downtown and the airport. If you are traveling from the blue/green rail line transfer at the Five Points station to the first northbound train. Buses stop above the northbound train platform.


There is no parking at this station. There are several other MARTA stations that offer long-term parking for $5 to $8/day, allowing riders to park and ride to the Civic Center Station. The Lindbergh Center MARTA station is the closest MARTA long-term parking location to the Megabus at 2424 Piedmont Road NE. Look for the Sydney Marcus parking deck behind the intersection of Sydney Marcus and Piedmont Road where there is a Chick-fil-A on the corner.

Or take Uber, Lyft or taxi to MARTA or the Megabus stop.

Arriving Passenger Information

For passengers arriving in Atlanta on the Megabus, there are several nearby hotels, restaurants and attractions. See the list to learn more and get directions:

Rental Cars
Twelve Centennial Park Hotel
W Hotel Downtown
Best Western Inn at the Peachtrees
Hyatt Place
Crowne Plaza Atlanta Midtown
Georgian Terrace Hotel
Savannah Suites
Fox Theatre

Or board a southbound MARTA train to get to the airport, which takes about 18 minutes. You can also take a southbound train to the Garnett Station for Greyhound, or take a northbound train to the Arts Center Station to connect with bus 110 for Amtrak if your trip requires that connection. MARTA fares can be purchased in every station.

More Information

MARTA Station Map
Atlanta Megabus FAQ
Hotels Near MARTA
MARTA Destination Guide
Tips for Taking MARTA to/from the Airport