Midtown (MARTA station)

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Midtown
MARTA rapid transit station
Midtown MARTA Station - Peachtree Place entrance.jpg
Location 41 Tenth Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
Coordinates 33°46′52″N 84°23′11″W / 33.781121°N 84.386345°W / 33.781121; -84.386345Coordinates: 33°46′52″N 84°23′11″W / 33.781121°N 84.386345°W / 33.781121; -84.386345
Line(s)
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Connections CCT, GCT, GRTA
Construction
Structure type Underground
Parking Limited free daily handicapped parking
Bicycle facilities 3 bike racks
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code N4
History
Opened December 18, 1982
Traffic
Passengers (2006) 1.491 million
Services
Preceding station   MARTA   Following station
toward Airport
Red Line
Gold Line
toward Doraville

Midtown is an underground metro station on the Red and Gold lines of the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) rail system located in Midtown Atlanta. As of April 2006, 4,085 daily fares were collected at the gates. One Zipcar vehicle is parked at the station.

It provides access to the Midtown business and financial district, The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, The Vortex, Margaret Mitchell House, Georgia Tech, Piedmont Park, and Westwood College. It provides connecting bus service to Cumberland Mall, Georgia Tech, Emory University, Dekalb Medical Center, Grady Memorial Hospital, The District at Howell Mill, Atlanta Medical Center, Ansley Mall, Lindbergh Center, Atlanta Botanical Gardens, and Turner Broadcasting/Cartoon Network Headquarters.

Station layout[edit]

G Street Level Entrance/Exit, station house
P
Platform level
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Southbound Gold Line toward Airport (North Avenue)
Red Line toward Airport (North Avenue)
Northbound Gold Line toward Doraville (Arts Center)
Red Line toward North Springs (Arts Center)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

Bus routes[edit]

  • Route 12 - Howell Mill Road / Cumberland
  • Route 27 - Cheshire Bridge Road / Ansley Mall
  • Route 36 - North Decatur Road / Virginia Highland
  • Route 99 - Boulevard / Monroe Drive

Connection to other transit systems[edit]

External links[edit]