MARTA to the John Lewis Mural

The John Lewis Mural in Atlanta is painted on a building in downtown Atlanta at 219 Auburn Ave NE, about a 10-minute walk from the Georgia State MARTA station on the blue and green rail lines. In the historic Sweet Auburn district, there are several other sites to visit nearby including the Sweet Auburn Curb Market […]

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MARTA to the Catholic Shrine of Immaculate Conception

The Catholic Shrine of the Immaculate Conception at 48 Martin Luther King Jr. SW is a historic attraction in downtown Atlanta closest to the Georgia State MARTA station. It is Atlanta’s first Catholic church, although the original structure is no longer standing, but did survive Sherman’s burning of Atlanta thanks to Father Thomas O’Reilly. Because the church was […]

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MARTA to the Atlanta Fair

The Atlanta Fair sets up next to the Georgia State Stadium, formerly Turner Field, about a 25-minute walk from the Georgia State MARTA station on the blue and green rail lines. The fair includes games, rides, food and entertainment. If you plan to walk, take the Piedmont Road exit out of the station and turn left. You can […]

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MARTA to Atlanta City Hall

City Hall is located downtown near the Five Points, Georgia State and Garnett MARTA stations (see area map).  The closest station is Georgia State on the blue/green rail line, though if you are coming from the north/south, exiting at Five Points or Garnett removes the need to transfer trains. From Georgia State Take the Piedmont Avenue exit […]

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MARTA to Grady Hospital

Grady Hospital is in downtown Atlanta at 80 Jesse Hill Jr. Drive, a 5-minute walk away from the Georgia State MARTA station (view station map). It is the largest hospital in Georgia and is known for its trauma center. Plus, Grady Hospital is an extremely transit-friendly place to work. View latest job openings. Tip: If […]

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MARTA to the Georgia Capitol

The Georgia State Capitol building at 206 Washington Street SW is only one block away from the Georgia State MARTA station on the blue/green rail line. The gold-dome building houses the Georgia General Assembly and also contains the Capitol Museum. Take a blue or green line train to the Georgia State station. If you are traveling from […]

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MARTA to Georgia State University

Georgia State University is a public research university in downtown Atlanta next to three MARTA stations: Peachtree Center, Five Points and Georgia State. See below for the major campus buildings (view campus map) with the closest rail station: Robinson College of Business: Five Points Andrew Young School of Policy Studies: Five Points Natural Science Center: Five […]

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MARTA to the Georgia State Stadium

The Georgia State Stadium (formerly Turner Field) is at 755 Hank Aaron Drive SW, closest to the Georgia State MARTA station on the blue and green rail lines. It is the the starting location of several road races and used for Georgia State University football games. (Looking for Braves baseball? Head to SunTrust Park). There are […]

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