Starting Friday, Jan. 22 at 3 p.m., the Atlanta metro area will be under a Winter Weather Advisory until 1 p.m. on Saturday, according to the National Weather Service. Up to one inch of snow is possible in the city, with heavier snow and ice in North Georgia.
Consider MARTA commutes or stay at home until temperatures rise above freezing. See the tips below for more information on how to use MARTA during snow and ice events. If you plan to travel, be sure to have winter gear including gloves, a warm coat and shoes or boots you can walk in.
Tweet status updates (including good service) or problems you have or see on MARTA to #MARTAAlert, and follow @MARTAAlert to view the latest winter storm news from commuters.
How to Use MARTA in Winter Weather
Park and Ride
Park at a MARTA station closest to you and take the train to work if that’s an option. View MARTA stations with free daily parking.
Explore Your MARTA Commute Options
Not sure which MARTA station is near you or which routes can help you get to and from work, school or other destination? View MARTA trip planning tools, the MARTA station map and MARTA bus routes by neighborhood to explore your options.
Use Real-Time Schedules
Have a Back-Up Plan
Be familiar with interstate exits for MARTA stations in case road conditions become bad and you need to get off the road. Many hotels are near MARTA, including two hotels via SkyTrain next to the Airport MARTA station, if you can’t make it home.