Sandy Springs (MARTA station)

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Sandy Springs
MARTA rapid transit station
Sandy Springs MARTA Station.JPG
Station statistics
Address 1101 Mount Vernon Highway
Sandy Springs, GA 30338
Coordinates 33°55′59″N 84°21′07″W / 33.933035°N 84.352019°W / 33.933035; -84.352019
Line(s)
Connections GRTA, PTC shuttles
Structure type Underground
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Parking Daily is free, overnight is US$5 per day
Bicycle facilities 12 spaces
Other information
Opened December 16, 2000
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Station code N10
Breeze Card Yes
Services
Preceding station   MARTA   Following station
toward Airport
Red Line
Terminus

Sandy Springs is an underground metro station on the Red Line of the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) rail system. It serves the Perimeter Center area, including high-rise office parks near Georgia 400 and Abernathy Road, north of Perimeter Mall and within the recently incorporated city of Sandy Springs, The Art Institute of Atlanta, American Intercontinental University, United Parcel Service (UPS World Headquarters), North Park business park, Embassy Row and Cox Communications. As of April 2006, 2,211 daily fares were collected at the gates.

It is adjacent to a large shopping complex that includes a multiplex movie theater, the only MARTA station to have one so close.

Station layout[edit]

G Street Level Exit/Entrance, station house
2F
Platform level
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Southbound Red Line toward Airport (Medical Center)
Northbound Red Line toward North Springs (Terminus)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

Parking[edit]

Sandy Springs has 1,170 daily and long-term parking spaces available for MARTA users which are located in one parking deck. Daily parking (less than 24 hours) is free; long-term parking is charged at US$5 per day, including the first day.

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