MARTA crime: Stations with the most and least in 2019

Atlanta is fortunate to have a transit system that has a low crime rate. In fiscal year 2019, the rail station with the most reported crime had only 33 incidences — over the entire year. And four stations only had one crime each. See the list below to view MARTA stations ranked in terms of … Continue reading MARTA crime: Stations with the most and least in 2019

7 Safest Atlanta Neighborhoods Near MARTA Stations

Atlanta neighborhoods aren’t equal when it comes to crime. If you’re planning to buy a home or looking for place to rent, knowing which areas are safer than others can help you narrow down your choices. See below to explore Atlanta’s safest neighborhoods that are also convenient to MARTA stations for greater peace of mind at home and … Continue reading 7 Safest Atlanta Neighborhoods Near MARTA Stations

Tips for Taking MARTA to the Inman Park Festival

One of Atlanta’s largest festivals, the Inman Park Festival and Tour of Homes takes place the last weekend in April in the historic Inman Park neighborhood. Several streets are closed to make room for the sprawling artist markets, multiple live music stages and the Saturday parade. MARTA is a great option for getting to the … Continue reading Tips for Taking MARTA to the Inman Park Festival

MARTA Stations With Parking

MARTA parking is available at most train stations, with free daily parking for commuters or choose from nine stations that provide overnight parking for $5 or $8 (view long-term parking options). See the list below for all stations with parking to get directions and plan your trip. North Atlanta/North Georgia For commuters traveling on Ga. 400 and from neighborhoods such as … Continue reading MARTA Stations With Parking

MARTA to Maddox Park

Maddox Park is a medium-sized park at 1115 Donald Lee Hollowell Parkway NW, directly across from the Bankhead MARTA station. The park has basketball and tennis courts, playground, swimming pool and the future BeltLine trail. There are plans to update and enhance the park along with the development of the BeltLine. To get to Maddox Park, get on a westbound Bankhead … Continue reading MARTA to Maddox Park

MARTA to the BeltLine Eastside Trail

The BeltLine is a rails to trail project that encircles intown Atlanta neighborhoods. The Eastside Trail stretches from Piedmont Park south to Memorial Drive and is the largest BeltLine segment complete at this time. MARTA currently crosses this trail in several places.  Choose from: King Memorial Station Take a blue or green line train to … Continue reading MARTA to the BeltLine Eastside Trail

MARTA to the Candler Park Music and Food Festival

The Candler Park Music and Food Festival is a 10-minute walk away from the Edgewood/Candler Park MARTA station and features two days of music performances. Tickets are required for entry, and a VIP option is available. MARTA Directions Take a blue or green line train to the Edgewood/Candler Park MARTA Station (green line only travels … Continue reading MARTA to the Candler Park Music and Food Festival

Train Stations

Explore area guides for the 38 MARTA train stations to get addresses, parking information and lists of nearby destinations that you can easily walk to — including attractions, parks, hotels and apartments. View the MARTA rail map to see station locations in relation to each other. Not sure where to start? We recommend: Safest stations … Continue reading Train Stations

MARTA to the Inman Park Festival

The Inman Park Festival takes place the last weekend in April next to the Inman Park MARTA station on the blue/green rail line. There’s a large parade on Saturday at 2 p.m. and all weekend long you can enjoy music on several stages and a large artist market in the historic Victorian neighborhood. There are several ways … Continue reading MARTA to the Inman Park Festival

MARTA to City Winery

Atlanta’s City Winery is a bar, restaurant and performance venue at 650 North Avenue, which is on bus route 899 and next to Ponce City Market. In addition to live music, enjoy special events including the Atlanta Winter Wine Festival, jazz brunches and comedy shows. Bus Directions Bus 899 travels between the King Memorial and … Continue reading MARTA to City Winery

Super Bowl 2019: 5 things to know about MARTA service

Super Bowl 2019 is fast approaching. Fans will be descending on Atlanta, so expect traffic unless you opt to ride MARTA. Here’s what you need to know about schedules, commute options, parking and more over Super Bowl weekend. 1. Pre-Game and Protect Your Fare If possible, buy fare for the entire Super Bowl weekend before … Continue reading Super Bowl 2019: 5 things to know about MARTA service

MARTA to Cheese Fest Atlanta

Cheese Fest Atlanta in an annual fall event with over 100 small producers of fine artisan cheeses and specialty foods from around the world. Near the BeltLine Eastside Trail and the North Avenue MARTA station, the festival takes place in the Historic Old Fourth Ward Park and features unlimited food samples, live music and cash bars … Continue reading MARTA to Cheese Fest Atlanta

10 Must-Eat-At Restaurants Near MARTA

One of Atlanta’s hidden treasures is the food. You can’t walk far without stumbling into a great restaurant, and fortunately, satisfying Southern cuisine abounds. If you’re commuting on MARTA, here are the top restaurants near rail stations that we would recommend to friends and family based on our personal favorites and restaurant ratings. Note: Restaurants … Continue reading 10 Must-Eat-At Restaurants Near MARTA

Breakfast and Brunch Restaurants Near MARTA

In Atlanta, brunch and breakfast restaurants are all over the city — and many are also near rail stations. So if you’re hankering for eggs, grits and other morning staples, grab your Breeze card and take your pick of these Atlanta breakfast spots near MARTA. Buckhead At the Buckhead MARTA station on the red line, choose from three … Continue reading Breakfast and Brunch Restaurants Near MARTA

Relay Bikes Near MARTA

Relay Bike Share is Atlanta’s bike sharing program with bright blue bikes docked at locations around the city. You can pay as you go by the hour or sign up for a monthly plan with a set amount of daily ride time. Things to Know The bikes closest to MARTA are next to the West End, Garnett, Five … Continue reading Relay Bikes Near MARTA

Blue Line

MARTA’s blue line travels east and west through downtown Atlanta (see map), with stops in Decatur and Inman Park. It’s a great rail line for access to many residential areas, sports arenas, downtown jobs, tourist attractions and hip nightlife. Note that green line trains travel on the same tracks as blue line trains, so make … Continue reading Blue Line

MARTA Bus Schedules

Starting March 30, 2020, MARTA is reducing bus frequency on most routes and increasing service on some of the busier routes (see below) to help with costs and social distancing. Note that all bus routes will remain in operation. You can view or search for specific MARTA bus schedules online; MARTA should be updating the … Continue reading MARTA Bus Schedules

Apartments

Searching for an apartment in Atlanta? Explore Atlanta apartments and other rentals near MARTA stations for a transit-accessible lifestyle. For additional information and planning, view our neighborhood guide.    Near MARTA (10 minutes or less walking distance from a station) Jump to Location: Downtown| Midtown | Buckhead | Northeast | Perimeter| East| West| South Atlanta Downtown Downtown Atlanta is walkable, … Continue reading Apartments