Transit Service for Downtown Employees

April 10, 2020

Due to impacts related to COVID-19, public transportation services are being reduced in and around Downtown Atlanta to protect the health of workers and passengers. For real-time transit updates, follow your transit provider on Twitter.

Requirement for Face Masks on Public Transportation Conveyances and at Transportation Hubs

Update (3/23/2021)

The CDC has issued an order requiring everyone to wear a mask while traveling on public transportation into or within the US (including airplanes, ships, ferries, trains, subways, buses, taxis, ride-shares). Wearing a mask reduces the spread of COVID19. Read the CDC's full announcement here

MARTA

Service Update (4/24/2021):

  • Bus: All 110 MARTA bus routes resumed operation on April 24, 2021.
  • Rail: Weekday rail service will operate every 15 minutes from approximately 6:00am to 7:00pm. Trains operate every 20 minutes at all other times.
  • Streetcar: Service will run on a Sunday schedule for weekday and weekend service. 

Read MARTA’s service announcement here and check out this video to learn more about how MARTA is keeping riders safe.

MARTA is partnering with Uber for a one-year pilot program to provide our customers greater flexibility and more options for their transportation needs when normal MARTA service is disrupted. Learn more about the MARTA Connect program here.

ATL Xpress

Service Update (7/6/2021):

Effective July 6, 2021, Xpress is updating available routes to better serve passengers. Riders should check the Route page to view updated schedules.

Effective August 3, 2020, Xpress will resume fare collection on commuter bus service to Downtown. To continue practicing social distancing, commuter buses will operate at 50% capacity. 

Read Xpress' service announcement and safety update here.

Fare Update:

Effective January 1, 2021: Fares are changing on Xpress routes 476, 480, 483 & 490. Please inform commuters on impacted routes. Learn more HERE . If you are a Discount Transit Pass Program member, contact Transit@AtlantaDowntown.com so together we can make any necessary changes to your monthly order.

Gwinnett County Transit

Service update (6/1/2021):

Effective June 1, 2020, Gwinnett County Transit will add more trips back to Commuter Routes 101 and 103 to Downtown. Commuter express bus Routes 101, 102, and 103 will continue to operate reduced schedule.

See the full list of service changes here.

Effective November 23, 2020, Gwinnett County Transit will resume fare collection on commuter bus service to Downtown.

To continue practicing social distancing, only 26 passengers will be permitted on a commuter bus at a time. 

See the full announcement here.

CobbLinc

Service update (7/6/2021):

Effective July 6, 2021, CobbLinc will resume limited operation of Routes 101 and 102. Operation of Routes 100, 101, and 102 will be on a reduced schedule.

Effective January 11, 2021, CobbLinc will resume fare collection and front-door boarding.

Read CobbLinc’s announcement here.