Fulton and Dekalb County early voting

Early voting locations near MARTA

The 2018 midterm elections are here! Early voting is now an option at multiple locations so you can vote when it's convenient, including on the weekend. Here are the spots that are easiest to get to on MARTA rail so you can combine civic duty with your work/school commute or reach a voting location without … Continue reading Early voting locations near MARTA

East Lake MARTA station train

8 Safest MARTA Stations in 2018

Crime is generally low at MARTA stations around the city. In fact, crime is so low that in fiscal year 2018, the following stations only had three or less reported crimes over an entire year. Did your favorite station make the list? Read on to find out. To learn more, visit MARTA's Crime Stats page and for … Continue reading 8 Safest MARTA Stations in 2018

Kensington Train Station entrance

MARTA stations with the most crime in 2018

MARTA remains one of the safest transit systems in the United States. Although it isn't crime-free, the station with the most reported crimes in fiscal year in 2018 only had 35 over 365 days. To learn more about the stations that made the 2018 list, read on, or view stations with the most and least … Continue reading MARTA stations with the most crime in 2018

World of Coca-Cola exhibit

CityPass Atlanta: Best MARTA itineraries

If you are planning to check out Atlanta's major attractions and museums, CityPass is a way to prepay for admission tickets and get a discount on the places you already planned to visit. Combined with commuting on MARTA while in the city, you can save money by avoiding a car rental fees and cost of … Continue reading CityPass Atlanta: Best MARTA itineraries

MARTA Bus 14 Route Map

MARTA bus 14: 14 reasons to ride

One of MARTA's newest routes is bus 14, a West Midtown transit option that's great for beginner riders due to its simple and relatively short route. It also opens up more work commute options for those who need to get to MARTA rail or jobs near 14th Street, Huff Road, Ellsworth Industrial Blvd., Chattahoochee Avenue … Continue reading MARTA bus 14: 14 reasons to ride

Foursquare MARTA

Tech Throwback: Funniest MARTA Station Tips on Foursquare

Ah, Foursquare -- one of the early location-based social media networks that has gone through many changes throughout the years. Part of the site was split into Swarm in 2014, but until then, it was one of the first online networks for check-ins and user tips. There are some interesting relics from back in the … Continue reading Tech Throwback: Funniest MARTA Station Tips on Foursquare

King Memorial train station platform

8 Safest MARTA Stations in 2017

Would it surprise you to learn that multiple MARTA stations have 10 or less reported crimes over the course of an entire year? According to MARTA crime stats, 66% of rail stations can claim that safety record for fiscal year 2017. Here is the list of stations with the fewest crimes (see disclaimers on the MARTA … Continue reading 8 Safest MARTA Stations in 2017