Hours and Frequency

View MARTA hours and train frequency to plan your trip. Note that trains and buses do not run 24 hours and typically run on different schedules depending on if it is a weekday or weekend.

RIDER ALERT: Starting March 30, 2020, trains will operate on Sunday schedules with a 20-minute frequency all days of the week. Weekday and weekend start times remain the same. Some bus routes will also have reduced frequency and others will have increased frequency to help with social distancing. View bus schedules to learn more.

Weekday Train Hours

4:45 a.m. to 1:15 a.m.

Weekend Train Hours

6 a.m. to 1:15 a.m.

Bus Hours

Bus service ends by midnight, with different routes terminating at different times. Check your bus schedules online or in the MARTA on the Go app to learn more.

Holiday Hours

On most holidays, MARTA rail service begins at 6 a.m. with trains every 20 minutes. Buses tend to run on Saturday or Sunday schedules on holidays. Note that until further notice, trains are operating every 20 minutes every day.

Train Frequency

Until further notice, the below frequencies are not valid as trains will be on weekend frequency (every 20 minutes) starting March 30, 2020.

Weekday Rush Hour
Every 10 minutes
6 a.m. to 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Weekday Midday
Every 12 minutes
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Weekday Early Evening
Every 12-15 minutes
7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Every 20 minutes

Bus Frequency

MARTA bus routes have different frequencies depending on the route. Frequency can range from every 10 minutes during rush hour to every hour. Look up specific routes online to view schedules.

Tip: Download the MARTA on the Go app for quick access to real-time train arrivals, real-time bus locations, maps and schedules.

More Information

Train Schedules
How to Ride MARTA Trains
5 MARTA Tips for New Riders
How to Use Google Maps for MARTA Directions