MARTA Red Line

MARTA Red Line MapThe MARTA red line travels north and south from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport to the Perimeter Center in Sandy Springs with stops in downtown Atlanta, Midtown and Buckhead. Many Atlanta hotels, employers and attractions are on the red line, and you won’t go hungry with all the restaurants to choose from in walking distance.

SCHEDULES

Download the MARTA on the Go App for the next arriving trains in real-time and to view schedules by station.

Rail hours are approximately 4:45 a.m. to 1:15 a.m. on weekdays and 6 a.m. to 1:15 a.m. on weekends and holidays with trains every 10-20 minutes. Trains are less frequent at night, on weekends and on holidays.

Service note: After 8:30 p.m., the red line only travels between North Springs and the Lindbergh Center MARTA stations. Take the gold line to Lindbergh Center and transfer if your final destination is Buckhead, Medical Center, Dunwoody, Sandy Springs or North Springs.

See below to learn more about popular destinations on MARTA’s red line.

Red Line Hotels

MARTA stations on the red line with many hotel options are Peachtree Center, Civic Center, North Avenue, Midtown, Arts Center, Buckhead, Dunwoody and Sandy Springs (view the list of hotels near each station).

Additionally, Hotel Indigo Atlanta Airport is one stop away from the airport next to the College Park MARTA station, although if you’re looking for an airport hotel with an easy commute, we recommend taking the free 24-hour SkyTrain at the airport to either the Marriott Gateway or SpringHill Suites Gateway hotel.

Red Line Attractions

Most of Atlanta’s major tourist attractions are a short walk away from MARTA stations on the red line. Some of the top things to see include:

Red Line Restaurants

There are many casual and fine dining restaurants to choose from near the red line. We recommend the following restaurants that are a short walk away from MARTA.

  • Sun Dial (Peachtree Center)
  • Alma Cocina (Peachtree Center)
  • White Oak Kitchen and Cocktails (Peachtree Center)
  • Hsu’s Chinese (Peachtree Center)
  • Meehan’s Public House (Peachtree Center)
  • BLT Steak (Civic Center)
  • Proof and Provision (North Avenue)
  • Baraonda (North Avenue)
  • Cypress Street Pint and Plate (North Avenue)
  • Gladys Knight Chicken and Waffles (North Avenue)
  • Cafe Agora (Midtown)
  • Empire State South (Midtown)
  • Hudson Grille (Midtown)
  • Steel (Midtown)
  • The Vortex (Midtown)
  • Ecco (Midtown)
  • Saltwood (Midtown)
  • South City Kitchen (Arts Center)
  • Park 75 (Arts Center)
  • Pasta Da Pulcinella (Arts Center)
  • Southern Art (Buckhead)
  • Bistro Niko (Buckhead)
  • The Palm (Buckhead)
  • Morton’s the Steakhouse (Buckhead)
  • Del Frisco’s Grille (Buckhead)
  • The Capital Grille (Dunwoody)

Red Line Bars

MARTA bar crawls aren’t a new thing, and the red line is popular location for commute to different watering holes. We like these spots that are a short walk from stations:

  • Meehan’s Public House (Peachtree Center)
  • Sidebar (Peachtree Center)
  • Polaris (Peachtree Center)
  • Max Lager’s Wood-Fired Grill & Brewery (Civic Center)
  • Publik Draft House (North Avenue)
  • Cypress Street Pint and Plate (North Avenue or Midtown)
  • Taco Mac (Midtown, Lindbergh Center)
  • Hudson Grille (Midtown)
  • Ri Ra (Midtown)
  • Fado Irish Pub (Midtown)
  • Eleventh Street Pub (Midtown)
  • Dantanna’s (Buckhead)
  • Industry Tavern (Buckhead)
  • Whiskey Blue (Buckhead)
  • Bourbon Bar (Buckhead)
  • Royal Oak Pub (Sandy Springs)
  • East Point Corner Tavern (East Point)

Red Line Employers

Looking for a transit-accessible job? Some of Atlanta’s major employers on the red line include:

  • Georgia Tech
  • Georgia State University
  • Google
  • Coca-Cola
  • Fox Sports
  • AT&T
  • MARTA
  • Federal Reserve
  • Norfolk Southern
  • Southern Company
  • American Cancer Society
  • Turner Broadcasting
  • Emory University Hospital Midtown
  • Northside Hospital
  • Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite
  • St. Joseph’s Hospital
  • Atlanta Financial Center
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution
  • Cox Communications
  • Cricket Wireless Headquarters
  • Federal Aviation Administration
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Airport
  • Government jobs

Red Line Neighborhoods

If you’re relocating to Atlanta or moving closer to transit to improve your commute, the following neighborhoods are along the MARTA red line:

More to Explore

MARTA Gold Line
MARTA Blue Line
MARTA Green Line