Bankhead MARTA Station

Bankhead Station

The Bankhead MARTA station is at the end of the green rail line at 1335 Donald Hollowell Parkway (see map). The surrounding area is primarily residential and transitional, with access to parks, the BeltLine and Proctor Creek Greenway. Directions To get to the Bankhead MARTA station, you must board westbound green-line train marked "Bankhead." The … Continue reading Bankhead Station

Oakland City Station

The Oakland MARTA station is on the south red and gold rail line at 1400 Lee Street SW. The area is primary residential with limited businesses and things to do in walking distance, but B Complex art gallery is a cool spot. The Beltline trail is nearby, which can connect you with other neighborhoods around the … Continue reading Oakland City Station

West Lake Station

The West Lake MARTA station is on the blue rail line at 80 Anderson Avenue SW. Near the historic Westview Cemetery, the station is surrounded by residential areas and has limited amenities in walking distance. However, it does have free daily parking.  Use exit 53 from I-20 if you're driving to the station to park and … Continue reading West Lake Station

East Point Station

The East Point MARTA station is on the red and gold rail lines at 2848 East Main Street. There's a historic downtown area with restaurants, retail and events nearby as well as residential neighborhoods. All trains departing the airport and all southbound trains stop at East Point. If you are traveling from the blue or green rail line, … Continue reading East Point Station

West End Station

The West End MARTA station is on the red and gold rail lines at 680 Lee Street SW. Near downtown Atlanta and the BeltLine Westside Trail, the area is historic with a variety of housing options and a commercial center with retail stores and restaurants. Transfer to bus 832 for a ride to Zoo Atlanta, shop at the onsite … Continue reading West End Station

Kensington MARTA Station

Kensington Station

The Kensington MARTA Station is on the blue rail line at 3350 Kensington Road (Decatur). It is an above ground station in residential area east of Atlanta. Dekalb County government offices and a few fast food restaurants are in walking distance. Or connect with one of the many buses to reach destinations including Stone Mountain Park, Northlake Mall … Continue reading Kensington Station

Georgia State MARTA Station

Georgia State Station

The Georgia State MARTA Station is an elevated station at 170 Piedmont Avenue SE on the blue and green rail line. It is directly connected to the Sloppy Floyd State Building on the eastbound train platform, next to a Waffle House and near Grady Hospital, Georgia State University and the Georgia Capitol. Directions Connect with a blue or green line … Continue reading Georgia State Station


The GWCC/CNN station is on the blue and green line at 100 Centennial Olympic Park Drive in downtown Atlanta. It is next to the CNN Center, State Farm Arena, Mercedes-Benz Stadium and the Georgia World Congress Center, making it a popular station. You can also exit the train here for Centennial Olympic Park, College Football Hall … Continue reading GWCC/CNN MARTA Station

Garnett Station

The Garnett MARTA station is in downtown Atlanta at 225 Peachtree Street SW on the red and gold rail lines. Exit here for bus connections with Greyhound and Southeastern Stages. Otherwise, the immediate area is full of parking lots, bail bond buildings and government offices. Use caution and be aware of your surroundings when visiting … Continue reading Garnett Station

Candler Park MARTA Station

Edgewood/Candler Park Station

The Edgewood/Candler Park MARTA station is on the blue and green rail lines at 1475 Dekalb Avenue NE. The area is residential with the Candler Park neighborhood and a small parking lot on the north side of the station and the Edgewood neighborhood on the south. There are parks, unique restaurants, local shops and big … Continue reading Edgewood/Candler Park Station

Sandy Springs MARTA Station

Sandy Springs Station: Insider Guide

The Sandy Springs MARTA station is in a semi-suburban area on the red rail line (view map). Things to love: above the station is a shopping center with a movie theater, restaurants and retail stores. Plus, office buildings in the Perimeter Center are nearby and there is free daily parking and paid overnight parking for only … Continue reading Sandy Springs Station: Insider Guide

Civic Center Station

Civic Center Station

The Civic Center MARTA station is in downtown Atlanta at 435 West Peachtree Street. Emory Hospital Midtown and the National Center for Civil Human Rights are two nearby landmarks, and the Megabus also stops next to the station. A few restaurants, hotels, office buildings and new apartments are also in walking distance. Directions Take any … Continue reading Civic Center Station

Medical Center Station

The Medical Center MARTA station is on the red line at 5711 Peachtree Dunwoody Road near several hospitals and medical offices. There aren't many restaurants in walking distance, but there are two hotels and some office buildings, making this station best for visiting a doctor's office or going to work if you have a job nearby. … Continue reading Medical Center Station

Five Points MARTA station

Five Points Station

Home to Station Soccer, the Five Points MARTA station is in downtown Atlanta at 30 Alabama Street. It is a major bus hub and trains on all rail lines stop at the station. Explore station amenities, destinations in walking distance, crime stats and more below. Fun Fact: The facade of the Eiseman Building (pictured above) is … Continue reading Five Points Station

Chamblee MARTA Station

Chamblee Station

The Chamblee MARTA station is on the gold line at 5200 New Peachtree Road. Downtown Chamblee, an upcoming area with restaurants, businesses, apartments and condos, is in walking distance. Or visit Atlanta Chinatown Square and Antique Row for unique shopping experiences. Commuters can park for free in the large parking lots (but no overnight parking). Directions Board a northbound … Continue reading Chamblee Station

Arts Center MARTA station exterior

Arts Center Station

The Arts Center MARTA station is on the red and gold lines at 1255 West Peachtree Street. Next to the Woodruff Arts Center, the station is in a business and arts district with many performing arts venues, museums, office buildings, apartments and condos in walking distance. For additional shopping and recreation, board the free shuttle … Continue reading Arts Center Station