ATL Atlanta Airport – Parking Rates, Transportation and Things To Do in Atlanta

Updated – Nov 2022

ATL Atlanta Airport – Parking Rates, Long Term, Economy, Park Ride, Park n Fly

Atlanta airport address – 6000 N Terminal Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30320

Atlanta Airport Code – ATL

Parking facilities available at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport include –

Hourly parking (Short-term parking) at Atlanta Airport (ATL)

Conveniently located in front of each terminal, these are meant for people meeting passengers who need to park for a short duration. These are the closest to the terminals. There is one located in front of the North terminal and another in front of the South terminal.

Hourly Short-Term Parking Rate at Atlanta Airport (ATL)-

$3.00/hr – 1 to 2 Hrs

$4.00/hr – 3rd to  6th hour

$36.00/day after 6 hrs

$36.00/day each additional day

Daily Parking at Atlanta Airport (ATL) –

This provides covered deck parking (except the fourth level) for the vehicles and are well located directly opposite each terminal.

Daily Parking rates  at Atlanta Airport (ATL)

$3 per hour
$19 per day

Economy Parking at Atlanta Airport (ATL) –

Located adjacent to the parking decks, these are meant for long term parking and of course is the most economic as the name suggests. There is one for each terminal – in the North and South. They are accessible through the Airport Access Roads for each terminal. Another one is the West Economy parking located to the west of the terminals and serves both the terminals.

At these Economy Parking lots there is a free shuttle service available for people who do not prefer to walk. Known as the Economy Lots Courtesy Shuttle Cart Service, it is available from 8 AM to midnight.

Economy Parking rates at Atlanta Airport (ATL) –

$3 per hour
$14 per day

International Park-Ride at Atlanta Airport (ATL) –

This is a convenient option for passengers wanting to park their vehicle and take a flight. There is a free shuttle service available from the passenger’s vehicle to the terminal of choice. Upon return, the passenger can take the shuttle van from the ground transportation center to return to their vehicle. There are three park-ride lots – Park-ride lot A, perk-ride lot B and park-ride lot C. They are located towards the southwest of the terminals.

Park-Ride rates at Atlanta Airport (ATL) –

$3 per hour
$14 per day max

ATL West Parking: Located at 4199 Skytrain Way, College Park, GA 30337

$3.00/hour- 1st – 3rd hrs

$16.00/day after 3 hours

$16.00/day each additional day

ATL Select: Located at 1800 Sullivan Rd. College Park, GA 30337.


$3.00/hour- 1st – 3rd hrs  

$10.00/day after 3 hours


$3.00/hour- 1st – 4th hrs

$14.00/day after 4 hours

Oversized Vehicles

$6.00/hour- 1st – 4th hrs

$28.00/day after 4 hours

Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Atlanta Airport
Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Atlanta Airport (Pic Lucas Souza, Unsplash)

Gold Reserve parking at Atlanta Airport (ATL) –

Located just next to the North and South terminals, each of the Gold Reserve parking lots are situated on the ground level of the parking decks. These are covered. There are private entrances and exits equipped with intercom. Because these are reserved parking, Gold parkers are assured of a space and do not need  to wait in line.

Gold parking rates / Fees at Atlanta Airport (ATL)

$3 first hour
$Up to $34 per day

Off-Site Parking at Atlanta Airport (ATL) –

Apart from the Airport parking at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, there are companies which provide off-site parking for the passengers. Courtesy shuttle from the airport to these off-site parking facilities are available. The pick-up and drop-off takes place on the Orange Bus Isle. 

ATL provides a few parking services for the benefit of customers. They have security personnel monitoring and assisting passengers in the parking lots. ATL has the Airport Parking Courtesy Assistance Services that provide and facilitate help with jump-starting, flat tire issues etc. Throughout the Airport parking facilities, emergency Information Telephone Call Boxes are strategically placed.

ATL Atlanta Airport Taxi/Cab fares, MARTA, AMTRAK Train, Greyhound bus,Shuttle

Atlanta Airport (ATL)  Ground Transportation :

Atlanta Airport Uber/Lyft rideshare pickup zone can be accessed by going to the escalators located between doors N2 and N3 to the Rideshare Pick-up Zone. 

Taxi / Cab at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)

Taxi / Cab service is located in the Red Bus Isle. There is a fixed fare for taking a taxi from Atlanta airport to the central business district – zone of downtown, Buckhead and Midtown.

Flat Taxi rates from ATL Atlanta airport to Downtown Atlanta – $30
Flat Taxi rates  from ATL Atlanta airport to Buckhead – $40
Flat Taxi rates  from ATL Atlanta airport to Midtown Atlanta – $32

There is a $2 charge for each additional person.

Taxi fares for other areas outside the Business district are computed by meter.

Because of the good public transport system it is convenient to travel from the  ATL airport to most of the areas of the city. Some of the well known areas of Atlanta include Peachtree Battle, Tuxedo Park, Chastain Park, Inman Park, Candler Park, Lake Claire, Little Five Points, Kirkwood, Old Fourth Ward, East Atlanta, Cabbagetown, Reynoldstown, Edgewood, Collier Heights, Dunwoody, Sandy Springs and North Springs
Atlanta Airport is very well connected by public transport.

MARTA Atlanta airport
MARTA Atlanta airport (Pic. Romboide, Unsplash)

MARTA – MARTA operates Atlanta’s public transportation system. Taking the MARTA train to the airport is one of the most convenient methods of getting to the airport. The trains also have ample luggage space. There is a direct train service right up to the airport. The Airport station is the final stop on the South Line. It is only 17 minutes away from Five Points Station which is the hub of MARTA rail system.
At the airport, the MARTA Airport station is located at the western end of the main terminal. There are signs which can be followed up to the station.
However, MARTA to and from the airport is not a 24 hour service. On weekdays the timings for MARTA are 5 AM to 1 AM and for weekends its from 6 AM to 12 midnight.

Getting from the airport to any location on the East-west line of MARTA can be done by changing at Five Points station. So getting from Atlanta Airport to Indian Creek, Kensington, Avondale, Decatur, East Lake, Edgewood/Candler Park, Inman Park/Reynoldstown, King Memorial or Georgia State can be done by taking the south line from Airport station and changing at Five Points. Similarly getting from Atlanta Airport to Dome/GWCC/Philips Arena/CNN Center, Vine City, Ashby, West Lake or Hamilton E. Holmes or Bankhead can be done by changing at Five Points station

On the Northeast – south line, the locations directly reachable by MARTA are Lindbergh Center, Lenox, brookhaven/Oglethorpe, Chamblee and Doraville. Others in the north-south line are Arts center, Midtown, North Avenue, Civic center, Peachtree center, Garnett, West end, Oakland City, Lakewood, East Point, College Park.

Atlanta Airport (ATL)Amtrak

Amtrak station close to the airport is located at 1688 Peachtree NW, Atlanta, GA 30309. The MARTA bus service, Route  23 – Peachtree Road/Buckhead, stops at the Amtrak station. This route runs between Lenox Station (Lenox Market Place) and Arts Center Station.
From Atlanta airport to Amtrak station one can avail of a shared-ride shuttle or take a cab.

Atlanta Airport (ATL) Greyhound Bus  

Greyhound Flightlink is located at the Atlanta Airport (lower level, North terminal) and connects various points in and around the city to the airport. Greyhound timings at the Atlanta airport – Weekdays: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Car rentals at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)

A number of rental companies operate form here. They have registration counters at the Atrium. There is a free shuttle service to the car pick-up area. The shuttle would be available from the Yellow Bus Isle located in the Ground Transportation Center. Other off-site car rentals located a few miles from the airport include Airport Rent-A-Car, Payless Car Rental and EZ Rent a Car.
Limo services are also available at the airport.