Transportation to and from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Airport


What is the distance from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Airport to the centre of Atlanta?

The distance from the airport to the centre of Georgia’s capital is 16 kilometres / 9.9 miles. The journey time to Centennial Olympic Park in the centre of the city is 15 minutes.

From ATL Airport to Atlanta City centre by Car
16 km
15 min

Public transport

Metro to Atlanta
The metro of Atlanta provides an excellent connection between Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Airport and the city. The airport’s metro station is called Airport Station and can be found in Domestic Terminal. From here you can reach the centre of Atlanta for relatively little money, without transferring. International travellers can go on foot or use ‘The Plane Train’ from Maynard H. Jackson Jr. International Terminal to Domestic Terminal.

Downtown Atlanta is accessible by Red Line and Gold Line metro lines from MARTA, Atlanta’s public transportation company. The metro trains runs on working days between 04:45 hours and 01:15 hours and during the weekend between 06:00 hours and 01:15 hours. The journey time to the most centrally located metro station in Atlanta (Peachtree Center Transit Station) is just 18 minutes.

Metro tickets
Every 5 to 20 minutes a metro runs to and from the airport, during the day the subway trains run more often than in the early morning and late night. For a single ticket the price is $ 2.50, with this ticket you can change up to four times.

Also, there are day passes available for 1, 2, 3, 4 or 7 days, with this ticket you can use all metros and buses in Atlanta. For 1 day you pay $ 9.00, the price for 7 days is $ 23.75. When buying a ticket you pay $ 1.00 extra for a Breeze Ticket, which you can charge with your best suitable ticket. Please consult website MARTA for more information.


Georgia Aquarium: Imagination Nights Ticket - Save over 30%

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Georgia Aquarium: Early Bird Admission Ticket -Save Over 20%

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Georgia Aquarium: Skip-the-Purchase-Line Tickets

$ 43.51

Enjoy skip-the-purchase-line tickets to the Georgia Aquarium, which has an interactive 4D theater and 7 different areas containing more than 10 million gallons of water and thousands of sea creatures.


Atlanta Electric Car City Tour

$ 36

Explore the best of the wonderful city of Atlanta via electric car. Get away from the tourist-filled areas, learn all about the city's rich history, and visit some of its most vibrant new neighborhoods and hotspots on a fully-guided 90-minute journey.

Atlanta: College Football Hall of Fame All-Access Pass

$ 21.99

Put your football skills to the test in Hall of Fame in downtown Atlanta. Explore interactive exhibits and take a deep dive into the history of college football.

Atlanta: Center for Puppetry Arts, Worlds of Puppetry Museum

$ 12.50

Enjoy a self-guided adventure through the Center for Puppetry Arts, Worlds of Puppetry Museum. Explore the Interactive Jim Henson collection with your favorite characters.

Tours and transport

Atlanta: Downtown, Midtown or Eastside Segway Tour

$ 59

Discover some of the city's historical and eclectic neighborhoods. Learn about Atlanta’s history, culture, and local restaurants on a segway tour.

Atlanta: Martin Luther King Historic District Walking Tour

$ 35

Take a 2.5-hour guided walking tour that tracks the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. Visit must-see sights and hidden gems of the civil rights movement.

Atlanta: 2.5-Hour Bicycle Tour

$ 59

Escape from the touristy side of Atlanta and discover where the locals go to play. On this 2.5-hour, 7-mile leisurely adventure, guests will explore the street-art scene, beautiful neighborhoods rich with history, cool shopping districts, and more.


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