Users' questions

How far out does MARTA go?

How far out does MARTA go?

Where does MARTA go? MARTA operates primarily within the Atlanta perimeter. Bus routes and rail lines do extend beyond the the Interstate 285 loop, but the majority of our routes and lines run within the perimeter. MARTA rail runs north, south, east, west and northeast.

Where are the MARTA stations in Atlanta?

MARTA Rail Stations

  • Arts Center. 1255 W Peachtree St. Broad St. Plaza at Five Points Station.
  • Dome/GWCC/Phillips Arena/CNN Center. 100 Techwood Dr NW. Five Points. 30 Alabama St SW.
  • Georgia State. 170 Piedmont Ave SE. King Memorial. 377 Decatur St SE.
  • North Avenue. 713 W Peachtree St NW. Peachtree Center. 216 Peachtree St NE.

What is the farthest north Marta station?

North Springs MARTA Station
The northernmost station across the entire system, North Springs MARTA Station is the last stop on the Red Line. Two massive parking decks accommodate 2,378 cars, and there is direct access to Ga. Highway 400 as well as Peachtree-Dunwoody Road.

Does MARTA run underground?

The MARTA Rail network, a component of the MARTA transit system in Metro Atlanta, has four service lines: the Red, Gold, Blue, and Green Lines….

MARTA rail
Opened 1979 (East-West) 1981 (North-South)
Line length 48 mi (77 km)
Character elevated, underground, at-grade

Is MARTA safe at night?

Use Caution at Five Points After dark, we recommend using the Five Points MARTA station for train transfers only. The area around the station tends to have high crime rates. The neighboring stations (Georgia State, GWCC/CNN and Peachtree Center) are in safer areas as alternate stations to use.

How much does it cost to ride MARTA?

Fare Guide

Cash Fare $ 2.50 (Paid at bus farebox, no transfer)
Breeze Card $ 2.00 (With purchase of additional fare. All fare products must be loaded onto a Breeze Card.)
Breeze Ticket (cannot be reloaded) $1.00
Single Trip $2.50
Round Trip $5.00

Does MARTA run all night?

MARTA does not run 24 hours. Buses and trains stop at different times, and morning start times vary depending on if it is a weekday or weekend.

What are the bad areas in Atlanta?

Most Dangerous Neighborhoods In Atlanta, GA

  • Oakland City. Population 26,146. -48 %
  • Lakewood Heights-Southeastern Atlanta. Population 23,547. -48 %
  • West End. Population 21,513. -48 %
  • Grove Park. Population 15,307.
  • Adamsville. Population 11,775.
  • Adams Park. Population 11,352.
  • Center Hill. Population 9,838.
  • Adair Park. Population 5,299.

Is MARTA unsafe?

MARTA, or the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority, is generally a safe public transportation system. In fiscal year 2019, there were a total of 421 reported crimes, which averages out to 35 crimes per month. Even though MARTA has low crime rates, large parts of Atlanta does not.

Do MARTA trips expire?

These tickets aren’t reloadable, expire in 90 days and include a $1 fee. Your options include: One-way trips. Round trips.

Can you ride MARTA without a breeze card?

Overview. All MARTA fares must be purchased with a Breeze card or Breeze ticket. Breeze cards are $2 and may be reloaded for up to 3 years, whereas Breeze tickets are $1 for single-use only. MARTA fare is $2.50 for a one-way trip — but your options don’t stop there.

Can you eat on MARTA?

ATLANTA — ATLANTA—On your way to this weekend’s Atlanta United game, you’ll want to eat either before or after your downtown ride on MARTA. Eating on MARTA vehicles is prohibited by law. If you’re waiting in a train station or bus stop, you can eat or drink to your stomach’s delight.