View the list of holidays below that have adjusted MARTA service hours. Buses always operate on Saturday or Sunday schedules on observed holidays and train frequency is every 20 minutes (unless otherwise noted).

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Sunday schedules with a rail start time of 4:45 a.m.

Memorial Day

On Monday of Memorial Day weekend, MARTA is on a Sunday schedule with rail service start time of 6 a.m.

July 4th

Rail service starts early to accommodate the Peachtree Road Race runners (4:45 a.m.) and extra trains in the evening for firework crowds. Rail frequency every 12 minutes.

Labor Day

Weekday rail service on Labor Day and buses on Saturday schedule.


Sunday schedule on Thanksgiving Day with rail service typically starting at 4:45 a.m. to accommodate the Thanksgiving half-marathon runners.

Day After Thanksgiving

Saturday schedules for bus and rail, 6 a.m. train service start

Christmas Eve

Saturday schedule, rail start at 6 a.m.

Christmas Day

Sunday schedule, rail start at 6 a.m.

Day After Christmas

Sunday schedule, rail start at 6 a.m.

New Year’s Eve

Weekday rail service with extra trains and frequency, buses on Saturday schedule

New Year’s Day

Sunday schedule with rail start at 6 a.m.


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