Shuttles

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So is Dragon Con. Here’s how to find your way.

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

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.)

BLUE LINE:

Travels between 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:

Travels between AmericasMart, Atlanta Marriott Marquis, Aloft Atlanta Downtown, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Twelve, W, Hyatt House Atlanta Downtown and Hilton Garden Inn on Friday–Monday.

GREEN LINE:

Travels between AmericasMart , 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, 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, 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, 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).

Courtesy Bus Schedule & Hours of Operation

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–5:00pm

GREEN LINE:
9:00 am–6:00 pm

PURPLE LINE:
9:00 am–6:00 pm

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–5:00pm

GREEN LINE:
9:00 am–6:00 pm

PURPLE LINE:
9:00 am–6:00 pm

Dragon Con Shuttle Routes, Stops

Look for the Dragon Con signs!

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Shuttle Stops

Blue Line

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

Purple Line

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

Green Line

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

2018 Shuttle Map

BLUE LINE:

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

PURPLE LINE:

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

GREEN LINE:

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

Important Notes

Shuttle Buses will NOT run to Midtown, Airport, and some Downtown hotels. Please see specific routes to verify if your hotel has a stop on the bus route.

A dedicated Aquarium Shuttle Bus will run on Saturday from 6:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. (midnight).

On Saturday, 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.

Aquarium Shuttle

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Aquarium Shuttle Map

Parade Shuttle

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Parade Shuttle Map

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