Arriving By Car

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IMPORTANT NOTE: If you are local to the Atlanta area, please seriously consider using MARTA to get to the convention and saving the parking spots for out-of-town guests.

Atlanta is a junction point for three major US Interstates (I-20, I-75, I-85) and has a complete bypass (I-285) to avoid the traffic downtown. You can consult the driving directions the hotel has available for step by step driving directions.

The hotel is located in downtown Atlanta. The address is:

Marriott Marquis Atlanta
265 Peachtree Center Ave. NE
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: (404) 521-0000
Fax: (404) 586-6299

From the North via I-75 South (e.g. from Chattanooga) or I-85 South (e.g. from Charlotte):

IMPORTANT NOTE: If you are coming South on I-85, please be aware that as you approach Atlanta, the leftmost lanes of I-85 are express-lane tolling.

  1. About ten miles after crossing I-285 heading into Atlanta, I-75 and I-85 will merge. Continue southbound on the combined interstate
  2. Exit at Williams Street – Exit #249C.
  3. Make a right onto Williams St NW
  4. Turn left onto Andrew Young International Blvd NW
  5. Turn right onto Peachtree Center Ave. Note that if you cross Peachtree Street, you’ve gone too far.
  6. The hotel car entrance will be immediately on the right. See the parking instructions below.

From the South via I-75 North (e.

g. from Macon) or I-85 North (e.g. from Montgomery):

  1. About six miles after crossing I-285 heading into Atlanta, I-75 and I-85 will merge. Continue northbound on the combined interstate.
  2. You will cross over I-20 and then enter into the downtown area
  3. Take exit 248C for Freedom Pkwy toward GA-10 E/Andrew Young International Blvd/Carter Center.
  4. Keep left at the fork and follow the signs towards Andrew Young International Boulevard.
  5. Turn left onto Andrew Young International Boulevard.
  6. Turn right onto Peachtree Center Avenue (if you reach Peachtree Street, you’ve gone too far).
  7. The hotel car entrance will be on your right.

From the East via I-20 West (e.g. from Augusta):

  1. As you enter Atlanta, you will cross I-285. Stay on I-20 westbound.
  2. About nine miles inside I-285, take exit onto Spring Street at Exit #57 onto I-75/I-85 North towards Greenville and Chattanooga.
  3. Take exit 248C for Freedom Pkwy toward GA-10 E/Andrew Young International Blvd/Carter Center.
  4. Keep left at the fork and follow the signs towards Andrew Young International Boulevard.
  5. Turn left onto Andrew Young International Boulevard.
  6. Turn right onto Peachtree Center Avenue (if you reach Peachtree Street, you’ve gone too far).
  7. The hotel car entrance will be on your right.

From the West via I-20 East (e.g. from Birmingham):

  1. As you enter Atlanta, you will cross I-285. Stay on I-20 eastbound
  2. About eight miles inside I-285, take exit 57 onto I-75/I-85 North towards Greenville and Chattanooga.
  3. Take exit 248C for Freedom Pkwy toward GA-10 E/Andrew Young International Blvd/Carter Center.
  4. Keep left at the fork and follow the signs towards Andrew Young International Boulevard.
  5. Turn left onto Andrew Young International Boulevard.
  6. Turn right onto Peachtree Center Avenue (if you reach Peachtree Street, you’ve gone too far).
  7. The hotel car entrance will be on your right.

Parking Instructions

Please see this page for information about parking.