Shuttle Buses

Courtesy Bus Schedule

Several buses will run between our various sites during Dragon Con. The buses run approximately every 30–45 minutes and have Dragon Con signs in the window. All routes have handicap accessible buses and travel to the following convention sites (though not necessarily in this order.)  We also have an additional on-call handicap accessible shuttle.  Please check-in with disability services for more information.

BLUE LINE: which will travel between the AmericasMart (Vendor Halls, Comic & Pop Art Alley & Gaming), Atlanta Marriott Marquis, Sheraton Atlanta Hotel, Hilton Atlanta, Hyatt Regency Atlanta, Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel, The American Hotel a Doubletree Hotel by Hilton and AC Hotel by Marriott Atlanta Downtown on Thursday–Monday.

PURPLE LINE: which will travel between the AmericasMart (Vendor Halls, Comic & Pop Art Alley & Gaming), Atlanta Marriott Marquis, Aloft Atlanta Downtown, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Twelve, W, Hyatt House Atlanta Downtown and Hilton Garden Inn on Friday–Monday.

GREEN LINE: which will travel between the AmericasMart (Vendor Halls, Comic & Pop Art Alley & Gaming), Atlanta Marriott Marquis, Hilton Garden Inn, Embassy Suites, Omni, Glenn, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Atlanta Downtown, Courtyard Atlanta Downtown, Ritz-Carlton, Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel, The American Hotel a Doubletree by Hilton, AC Hotel by Marriott Atlanta Downtown and The Aloft on Friday–Monday.

PARADE SHUTTLE: From 7:30 am–12:00 pm on Saturday, September 2, 2017, all three lines (Blue, Green, and Purple) will be replaced with a single route. Blue, Green, and Purple routes will replace the Parade Shuttle as soon as streets reopen.

PARADE SHUTTLE: From 7:30 am–12:00 pm on Saturday, September 1, 2018, all three lines (Blue, Green, and Purple) will be replaced with a single route. Blue, Green, and Purple routes will replace the Parade Shuttle as soon as streets reopen.

PARADE PARTICIPANT SHUTTLE: From 7:30 am–9:30 am on Saturday, September 1, 2018, a shuttle will run for parade participants ONLY. Pick-up for the parade participant shuttle will be at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis driveway location (between the Hilton Atlanta and Marriott Marquis) and will drop off at the corner of North Avenue NE and Courtland Street.  Parade Participants may also ride the PARADE SHUTTLE which also stops at both locations.

GEORGIA AQUARIUM SHUTTLE: On Saturday, September 1, 2018, there will be shuttles running from 6:00 pm–12:00 am for those going to Dragon Con Night at the Georgia Aquarium. Pick-up will be at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis driveway location (between the Hilton Atlanta and Atlanta Marriott Marquis).

*NOTE: the courtesy buses will pick up and drop off at these locations ONLY. Additionally, those marked with a † symbol will be the only ones with service during the parade hours:

  • †AmericasMart (on the south side of John Portman Blvd. between Williams St. and Ted Turner Drive)
  • Hyatt Regency (on the west side of Peachtree St. across the street from the hotel)
  • Hilton Atlanta (on the northeast corner of Baker St. and Courtland St.)
  • Marriott Marquis (Blue Route - on the southeast corner of John Portman Blvd. and Peachtree Center Ave.)(Green and Purple Route - on the east side of Peachtree Center Ave directly in front of the hotel)
  • †Sheraton Atlanta Hotel (on the west side of Courtland St. in front of the hotel)
  • Westin Peachtree Hotel (on the northwest corner of Andrew Young International Blvd. and Ted Turner Dr.)
  • The American Hotel a Doubletree by Hilton (on the northwest corner of Andrew Young International Blvd. and Ted Turner Dr.)
  • †Crowne Plaza Atlanta Midtown (on the northwest corner of West Peachtree St. and Linden Ave.)
  • †Embassy Suites (on the west side of Marietta St. NW at the intersection with Park Ave. West across from the hotel)
  • †The Glenn Hotel (on the southwest side of Marietta St. in front of the hotel)
  • †Hilton Garden Inn Atlanta Downtown (on the south corner of Park Ave. West. and Baker St.)
  • †Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Atlanta Downtown (on the south corner of Cone St. and Luckie St.)
  • †Hyatt House (on the southwest corner of Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd. and Marietta St.)
  • †Omni Hotel (on the west corner of Andrew Young International Blvd. and Marietta St. NW)
  • †Ritz Carlton/Courtyard Atlanta Downtown (on the southeast corner of Peachtree St. and Ellis St.)
  • Twelve Hotel & Residence (on the northwest corner of West Peachtree St. and Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd. NE)
  • The W Hotel (on the northeast corner of Williams St. and Ivan Allen Blvd.)
  • Aloft (on the northeast corner of Williams St. and Baker St.)
  • AC Hotel by Marriott Atlanta Downtown (on the northeast corner of Andrew Young International Blvd. and Williams St.)

The courtesy buses will run according to the following schedule:

Thursday:

  • Blue Line 6:00 pm–Midnight

Friday:

  • Blue Line 10:00 am–Midnight
  • Green Line 9:00 am–3:00 am
  • Purple Line 9:00 am–3:00 am

Saturday:

  • Blue Line Noon–Midnight
  • Green Line Noon–3:00 am
  • Purple Line 1:00pm–3:00 am
  • Parade Shuttle 8:00 am–1:00 pm
  • Parade Participant 7:30 am–9:30 am
  • Aquarium Shuttle 6:00 pm–Midnight

Sunday:

  • Blue Line 10:00 am–Midnight
  • Green Line 9:00 am–3:00 am
  • Purple Line 9:00 am–3:00 am

Monday:

  • Blue Line 10:00 am–5:00 pm
  • Green Line 9:00 am–6:00 pm
  • Purple Line 9:00 am–6:00 pm

Look for the below signs at the shuttle stops and then hop on one of the below shuttle buses!

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Special Note: On Saturday, September 1, 2017 several downtown streets will be barricaded during the parade.  We will run a special parade shuttle from 8:00am-1:00pm.  Because of the closed off streets, The Blue, Green, and Purple shuttles will not run during this time, but will all resume normal operation after the parade at 12pm.


Dragon Con Shuttle Routes, Stops, and Hours of Operation:

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Shuttle Stops:

Blue

  1. AmericasMart Building 1 & 2 (Vendors/Comics/Gaming)
  2. Atlanta Marriott Marquis
  3. Sheraton Atlanta Hotel
  4. Hilton Atlanta
  5. Hyatt Regency Atlanta
  6. Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel/ The American Hotel a Doubletree by Hilton
  7. AC Hotel by Marriott Atlanta Downtown


Purple

  1. AmericasMart Building 1 & 2 (Vendors/Comics/Gaming)
  2. Atlanta Marriott Marquis / Hyatt Regency Atlanta
  3. Aloft Atlanta Downtown
  4. Crowne Plaza Hotel
  5. The Twelve
  6. W Atlanta Downtown
  7. Hyatt House Atlanta Downtown
  8. Hilton Garden Inn

Green

  1. AmericasMart Building 1 & 2 (Vendors/Comics/Gaming)
  2. Atlanta Marriott Marquis / Hyatt Regency Atlanta
  3. Aloft
  4. Embassy Suites
  5. Omni Hotel
  6. The Glenn
  7. Holiday Inn Express & Suites Atlanta Downtown
  8. Courtyard by Marriott / Ritz-Carlton
  9. AC Hotel by Marriott Atlanta Downtown

Aquarium Shuttle

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Parade Shuttle

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IMPORTANT NOTES:
  • Shuttle Buses will NOT run to Midtown, Airport, and some Downtown hotels. Please see specific routes above to verify if your hotel has a stop on the bus route..
  • There is dedicated Aquarium Shuttle Bus that will run on Saturday, September 1st from 6pm- Midnight.
  • On Saturday, September 1, 2018 several downtown streets will be barricaded during the parade.  We will run a special parade shuttle from 8:00am-1:00pm.  Because of the closed off streets, The Blue, Green, and Purple shuttles will not run during this time, but will all resume normal operation after the parade at 12pm.
  • All buses are handicap accessible.

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