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Directions to Emory

FROM INTERSTATE 20 EAST | FROM INTERSTATE 20 WEST | FROM INTERSTATE 75 NORTH OR SOUTH | FROM INTERSTATE 85 NORTH & HARSTFIELD ATLANTA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT | FROM INTERSTATE 85 SOUTH | BY PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION - MARTA | BY TAXI

 

FROM INTERSTATE 20 EAST
Take exit 60-B, the Moreland Avenue North exit. Turn right on Moreland and follow it approximately 3 miles. Moreland will change to Briarcliff Road once it crosses Ponce de Leon Avenue. Continue straight on Briarcliff approximately 2 miles to North Decatur Road. Turn right and follow North Decatur one mile to the Dowman Drive intersection. Turn a soft left to enter by the main gates of the campus. The B. Jones Center is the first building on the left. Admissions Visitors may park in the lot behind the building. The entrance to the lot is just before the building. All other visitors should continue past the B. Jones Center (on left), to the stop sign at the bottom of the hill. Turn right at the stop sign onto Pierce Drive, then turn left at the next stop sign onto Fraternity Row to Peavine Parking Deck on the left. Visitor Parking for Peavine is immediately on your left BEFORE the parking deck.
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FROM INTERSTATE 20 WEST
Take exit 60-B, the Moreland Avenue North exit. Turn right on Moreland and follow it approximately 3 miles. Moreland will change to Briarcliff Road once it crosses Ponce de Leon Avenue. Continue straight on Briarcliff approximately 2 miles to North Decatur Road. Turn right and follow North Decatur one mile to the Dowman Drive intersection. Turn a soft left to enter by the main gates of the campus. The B. Jones Center is the first building on the left, and visitors may park in the lot behind the building. Admissions Visitors may park in the lot behind the building. The entrance to the lot is just before the building. All other visitors should continue past the B. Jones Center (on left), to the stop sign at the bottom of the hill. Turn right at the stop sign onto Pierce Drive, then turn left at the next stop sign onto Fraternity Row to Peavine Parking Deck on the left. Visitor Parking for Peavine is immediately on your left BEFORE the parking deck.
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FROM INTERSTATE 75 NORTH OR SOUTH
Take exit 248-C, the Freedom Parkway exit. Cross Boulevard; continue on Freedom Parkway; veer left at split; continue until it ends at Ponce de Leon Avenue; then turn right. Off Ponce, turn left on Briarcliff Road. Go approximately 2 miles to North Decatur Road. Turn right and follow North Decatur Road one mile to the Dowman Drive intersection. Make a soft left into the main entrance of the University. The B. Jones Center is the first building on the left. Admissions Visitors may park in the lot behind the building. The entrance to the lot is just before the building. All other visitors should continue past the B. Jones Center (on left), to the stop sign at the bottom of the hill. Turn right at the stop sign onto Pierce Drive, then turn left at the next stop sign onto Fraternity Row to Peavine Parking Deck on the left. Visitor Parking for Peavine is immediately on your left BEFORE the parking deck.
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FROM INTERSTATE 85 NORTH & HARTSFIELD ATLANTA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
The airport is located in the southwest section of the city, approximately 25 minutes from the Emory University campus. Visitors driving from the airport should take I-85 North. To Emory from Interstate 85 North, take exit 248-C, the Freedom Parkway exit. Cross Boulevard; continue on Freedom Parkway; veer left at split; continue until it ends at Ponce de Leon Avenue; then turn right. Off Ponce, turn left on Briarcliff Road. Go approximately 2 miles to North Decatur Road. Turn right and follow North Decatur Road one mile to the Dowman Drive intersection. Make a soft left into the main entrance of the University. The B. Jones Center is the first building on the left. Admissions Visitors may park in the lot behind the building. The entrance to the lot is just before the building. All other visitors should continue past the B. Jones Center (on left), to the stop sign at the bottom of the hill. Turn right at the stop sign onto Pierce Drive, then turn left at the next stop sign onto Fraternity Row to Peavine Parking Deck on the left. Visitor Parking for Peavine is immediately on your left BEFORE the parking deck.
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FROM INTERSTATE 85 SOUTH
Take exit 91, the Clairmont Road exit. Turn left (east) on Clairmont and follow it approximately 3 miles to North Decatur Road. Turn right and follow North Decatur approximately one mile to the Emory campus. At the intersection with Dowman Drive, turn right into the main entrance of the campus. The B. Jones Center is the first building on the left. Admissions Visitors may park in the lot behind the building. The entrance to the lot is just before the building. All other visitors should continue past the B. Jones Center (on left), to the stop sign at the bottom of the hill. Turn right at the stop sign onto Pierce Drive, then turn left at the next stop sign onto Fraternity Row to Peavine Parking Deck on the left. Visitor Parking for Peavine is immediately on your left BEFORE the parking deck.
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PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION- MARTA
Atlanta's mass transit system is MARTA (Metro Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority). MARTA operates a coordinated system of bus and train lines for access to all of Atlanta. One-way trips cost $2.50.

The Emory campus is accessible from the Lindbergh MARTA station and the Inman Park station on the #6-Emory bus or from the Arts Center station and the Avondale station on the #36-North Decatur bus.

Coming from the airport, take any train northbound to the Lindbergh MARTA station, and take the #6-Emory bus to the Emory campus. Ask the bus driver to let you off in Emory Village. From this stop, walk up the hill into the campus to the first building on the left, the B. Jones Center. For a bus schedule, access the MARTA website. Weekly and monthly passes, good for unlimited rides on all routes, are available.
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TAXI
A cab ride from the airport to campus will cost from $30 to $40 and will take approximately 25 minutes with normal traffic. Allow at least an hour's travel time during weekday rush hours, 7:00 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.
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