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MARTA Track Renovation Information

gold-single-tracking-icon Saturday February 13 & Sunday February 14
                                     20-Minute Service to Airport
   

In order to accommodate scheduled track work, MARTA will modify rail service SATURDAY, February 13, and SUNDAY February 14 2016. Customers traveling this weekend are advised to please allow extra time for their trip. 

All Red/Gold Line trains will run on a modified 20 minute schedule. Rail service between Lindbergh Center and Airport Stations will be every 20 minutes. North Springs customers traveling from the Airport must board the Gold Line train and transfer at Lindbergh Center to the Red Line for North Springs service. Customers traveling from North Springs will need to transfer to a Gold Line train at Lindbergh Center Station in order to continue southbound to the Airport.  

Red/Gold Platform Changes:

On Saturday At Brookhaven Station, all trains will board on the northbound platform. 

On Sunday At Five Points, Peachtree Center and Civic Center Stations, all trains will board on the northbound platforms.

At Dunwoody Station, all trains will board on the northbound platformboth days 

NO DAYTIME SINGLETRACKING ON THE EAST / WEST LINE (both days)

  


FUTURE DATES

gold-single-tracking-icon   SATURDAY February 20 & SUNDAY, February 21 
                                   20-Minute Service to Airport

In order to accommodate scheduled track work, MARTA will modify rail service Saturday, February 20 & Sunday, February 21, 2016.  Customers traveling this weekend are advised to please allow extra time for their trip.

All Red/Gold Line trains will run on a modified 20 minute schedule. Rail service between Lindbergh Center and Airport Stations will be every 20 minutes. North Springs customers traveling from the Airport must board the Gold Line train and transfer at Lindbergh Center to the Red Line for North Springs service. Customers traveling from North Springs will need to transfer to a Gold Line train at Lindbergh Center Station in order to continue southbound to the Airport.

Red/Gold Platform Changes:

At North Avenue and Midtown Stations, all trains will board on the southbound platforms. both days

At Dunwoody Station, all trains will board on the northbound platform both days  

NO DAYTIME SINGLETRACKING ON THE EAST / WEST LINE (both days)

  


Why is Track Renovationbeing done Now?

MARTA started work in 2003 to rebuild and upgrade all 48 miles of track. Our trains have run every day for over 25 years – this work is necessary to keep the system strong for the next 25 years and beyond.The Track Renovation is part of a major capital program that also includes the overhaul of over 200 of MARTA’s rail cars. When complete, customers will benefit from a virtually new system that will run efficiently and be more reliable.back to top  


How does this work affect rail service?

MARTA has parallel tracks all along its Red, Gold, Blue and Green lines – allowing for one train to run in each direction during normal operations. As individual sections of track are being repaired, trains must share a single track through the affected area. This “single tracking” can result in delays in rail service.We are doing our best to disrupt MARTA customers as little as possible during this process; however, some work during regular service hours cannot be avoided. The majority of the work is being done late at night and during weekends.back to top  

Track work is part of an $80 million capital program to renovate all 48 miles of MARTA rail. This, combined with a separate program to rehabilitate existing rail cars, will provide MARTA customers with a virtually new system when complete. More...

For more information, call MARTA's Customer Information Center
at (404) 848-5000.

 



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