Atlanta Resident Guide

helloHi there local commuter!

Thanks for reducing Atlanta traffic and exploring walkable communities and local businesses near transit. We aim to highlight these businesses and the top things to see and do near MARTA stations, plus provide news and travel tips, to improve your commute experience.

Here are some of the top ways to use this site, and feel free to contact us with content ideas or products you’d like to see.

Find Housing Near MARTA

Candler Park real estateView the list of apartments and real estate for sale near MARTA stations if you are moving to Atlanta or want the option to commute via transit. We’ve researched the 10 highest-rated apartment communities near MARTA to help narrow down your choices if you plan to rent.

Not sure what neighborhood is right for you? Check out our neighborhood quick guide and learn about the 7 safest neighborhoods near MARTA stations.

Find Employers Near MARTA

191 Peachtree TowerIn order to have an easy MARTA commute, living and working near stations is important. View the list of businesses and office buildings near MARTA stations as a place to start, or view major employers off of each rail line:

Red Line Guide
Gold Line Guide
Blue Line Guide
Green Line Guide

Keep in mind that even if you can’t walk or bike to a MARTA station near your home, you can park for free at a nearby station for your work commute. View MARTA parking options to learn more.

Take Care of Errands on Your Commute

TargetThe next level of MARTA mastery is taking care of errands while on your commute. Post offices, banks, drug stores, gyms, malls, medical offices, farmers markets and grocery stores are just some of the major services and shopping you can knock out either before work, during your lunch hour or on your way home.

We are currently updating all the great spots for errands near stations, and feel free to share your favorites via You can also check out 5 great MARTA stations for locals based on amenities at those stations.

Have Some Fun

Inman Park FestivalTaking MARTA to festivals and to events at sport venues and music venues are some of the best ways to use transit in Atlanta. Don’t forget that it’s also super easy and convenient to take MARTA to the airport or to the Megabus for travel fun outside the city.

More Information

Bikes on MARTA: Quick Tips
Top MARTA Stations for Locals
Atlanta Car Sharing Programs
3 Apps for Your MARTA Commute