Atlanta Georgia

Transportation

Phillips Arena

Philips Arena Parking
Philips Arena is located next to CNN Center, at the intersection of Marietta Street and Centennial Olympic Park Drive, in the heart of downtown Atlanta. Parking is available in the various lots around the arena including the CNN Decks and Centennial Garage located on Centennial Olympic Park Drive across from the arena. CNN Decks and Centennial Garage may also be entered from Spring Street. Accessible parking is available in both lots. Parking is also available at the Philips Arena lot on Park Avenue West. The Philips Arena / Alright Lot is located on the left. This lot will accommodate buses and large vans.
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ACC Tournament RV Parking Reservations

MARTA

MARTA, Atlanta's public transportation system, offers rapid rail and bus service that is easy to navigate. MARTA is also available directly from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.

Click here to view helpful airport guide.


Tip for first-time MARTA users

Want to learn everything there is to know about riding MARTA? Check out this printable “Rookie’s Guide to Riding Marta.” With information on fares, Breeze Cards, hours of operation and station information, this handy guide will get you where you need to go.

MARTA welcomes the ACC Basketball Tournament

Driving Help
Atlanta is a city on the move, which means new attractions, restaurants and retail each time you visit. To navigate the city like a local, make sure you check these links for construction advisories, traffic alerts or citywide events.

Find Downtown Atlanta Traffic Advisories using the NEW Downtown Navigator

Here's a map of Downtown parking locations.

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Fulton County is the main county for Atlanta, with surrounding counties including Cobb, Dekalb, Gwinnett, Henry, Fayette and Clayton. Main arteries include I-75, I-85, I-285, I-20 and Georgia 400.

Taxi Cabs

Atlanta has established set taxi fares between the airport and the downtown convention district and several other locations.

Need to catch a cab? Click here for rates and a listing of service providers.

Taxi Fee Structure - Business District

Flat Rate Zone from/to the Airport
Downtown $ 30.00
Buckhead $ 38.00
Midtown $ 32.00

*$2.00 charge for ea. additional person.

Taxi Fee Structure - Outside Business District

Rates computed by a meter
$ 2.50 for the first 1/8 mile
$ 0.25 for ea. additional 1/8 mile
$ 21.00/hr Wait time

Fares originating from a business and concluding at a business within the zone of Downtown, Buckhead and Midtown at a rate of $8.00 one person ($2.00 charge for ea. person ). More information is available by calling 404-762-6087.

Georgia World Congress Center Parking

Getting to the Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC) is easy, and thanks to more than 4,500 parking spaces on campus, so is parking. The GWCC operates five surface lots and two parking decks-all located within the convention, sports and entertainment campus.

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GWCC Parking Quick Facts
  • Parking rates are $10 or less for all-day parking
  • Rates never increase due to event day activity in downtown
  • All lots are gated and attendants are on duty during all show/event hours
  • Public safety patrols the lots and decks
  • Emergency vehicle assistance is available for motorists in distress
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ACC Basketball Championship 2012
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Southern Hospitality Savings
Southern Hospitality Savings
The Southern Hospitality Savings program gives you as a convention or meeting attendee great discounts and special offers to make the most out of your trip to Atlanta.
Atlanta CityPASS
Atlanta City Pass
Atlanta CityPASS lets you enjoy eight venues including the Georgia Aquarium, the World of Coca-Cola, Inside CNN Atlanta Studio Tour, the High Museum of Art, Atlanta History Center, Zoo Atlanta, and the Fernbank Museum of Natural History at nearly 50 percent off the regular admission price.
AtlanTix
AtlanTix
Visit the same-day, half-price AtlanTIX booth located at Underground Atlanta. Find half-price tickets to hundreds of theater, dance and music performances and more than a dozen cultural attractions. Purchase tickets online here.