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 buses are handicap accessible and travel to the following convention sites (though not necessarily in this order.)

BLUE LINE: which will travel between the five host hotels and the AmericasMart (Vendor Hall & Gaming) on Thursday–Monday.

PURPLE LINE: which will travel between the Marriott Marquis, W, Twelve, Crowne Plaza, Hyatt House, Hilton Garden Inn, AmericasMart Building 1 and 2 on Friday–Monday.

GREEN LINE: which will travel between Marriott Marquis, Omni, Glenn, Embassy Suites, Holiday Inn Express, Ritz-Carlton, AmericasMart Building 1 and 2 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 PARTICIPANT SHUTTLE: From 7:30 am–9:30 am on Saturday, September 2, 2017, a shuttle will run for parade participants ONLY. Pick-up for the parade participant shuttle will be at the 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.

GEORGIA AQUARIUM SHUTTLE: On Saturday, September 2, 2017, 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 Marriott Marquis driveway location (between the Hilton Atlanta and 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 Building 2 (on the southeast corner of John Portman Blvd. and Ted Turner Drive)
  • AmericasMart Building 1 (in between Ted Turner Drive and Peachtree St on John Portman Blvd.)
  • Hyatt Regency (on the west side of Peachtree St. in front of the hotel)
  • Hilton Atlanta (on the northeast corner of Baker St. and Courtland St.)
  • Marriott Marquis (on the southeast corner of John Portman Blvd. and Peachtree Center Ave.)
  • †Sheraton Atlanta Hotel (on the west side of Courtland St. in front of the hotel)
  • Westin Peachtree Hotel/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. W 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 west corner of Luckie St. and Baker St.)
  • †Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Atlanta Downtown (on the east corner of Cone St. and Luckie St.)
  • †Hyatt House (on the northeast 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 Ted Turner Dr. NW and Ivan Allen Blvd. across the street from the hotel)

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 1:00 pm–Midnight
  • Green Line 1:00 pm–3:00 am
  • Purple Line 1:00 pm–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 8:00 am–6:00 pm
  • Purple Line 8:00 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 2, 2017 several downtown streets will be barricaded during the parade.  We will run a special parade shuttle from 7:30am-12pm.  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 Sheraton
2 Hilton
3 Hyatt
4 Westin / Doubletree
5 AmericasMart Building 2 (Vendors/Comics)
6 AmericasMart Building 1 (Gaming)
7 Marriott

 

Purple

1 Marriott/Hyatt
2 The Twelve
3 W
4 Crowne Plaza
5 Hyatt House
6 Hilton Garden Inn
7 AmericasMart Building 2 (Vendors/Comics)
8 AmericasMart Building 1 (Gaming)


 

Green

1 Marriott/Hyatt
2 Embassy Suites
3 Omni
4 Glenn
5 Holiday Inn Express
6 Ritz-Carlton
7 AmericasMart Building 2 (Vendors/Comics)
8 AmericasMart Building 1 (Gaming)

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 2nd from 6pm- Midnight.
  • On Saturday, September 2, 2017 several downtown streets will be barricaded during the parade.  We will run a special parade shuttle from 7:30am-12pm.  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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