College Park (MARTA station)

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College Park
MARTA rapid transit station
College Park MARTA Station.jpg
Station statistics
Address 3800 Main Street
College Park, GA 30337
Coordinates 33°39′06″N 84°26′56″W / 33.651673°N 84.448793°W / 33.651673; -84.448793Coordinates: 33°39′06″N 84°26′56″W / 33.651673°N 84.448793°W / 33.651673; -84.448793
Line(s)
Structure type Open-cut
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Parking 1,883 Free daily parking spaces; 88 Long-term parking spaces ($8 per 24-hour periods or any part thereof
Bicycle facilities 6 spaces
Other information
Opened June 18, 1988
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Station code S6
Breeze Card Yes
Traffic
Passengers (2007) 9,500 (daily)[1] Steady 0%
Services
Preceding station   MARTA   Following station
Terminus
Red Line
Gold Line
toward Doraville

College Park is an open-cut rail station on the Red and Gold lines of the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) rail system. It opened on June 18, 1988. An interesting feature of this station is that the platform is narrower at the north end and wider at the south end, presumably to allow room for the yard leads just south of the station. The narrowing of the platform is most apparent at the north end of the platform.

This station mainly serves College Park, and South Fulton.

This station provides access to Downtown College Park, Federal Aviation Administration offices and Woodward Academy. Bus service is provided at this station to Camp Creek Parkway, Camp Creek Marketplace, Georgia International Convention Center, Old National Highway, South Fulton Park & Ride, Fairburn, Palmetto, Sylvan Hills and Union City.

Station layout[edit]

G Street Level Entrance/Exit, fare barriers, bus loops
P
Platform level
Southbound Gold Line toward Airport (Terminus)
Red Line toward Airport (Terminus)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Northbound Gold Line toward Doraville (East Point)
Red Line toward North Springs (East Point)

Bus routes[edit]

Northside Bays[edit]

Southside Bays[edit]

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