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Georgia World Congress Center - Atlanta

Located in the heart of downtown Atlanta, Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC) features 1.5 million square feet of prime exhibit space and is is the fourth-largest convention center in the United States and the world’s largest LEED certified convention center.

Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC)

285 Andrew Young International Blvd. N.W.
Atlanta, GA 30313-1591 USA
(404) 223-4000
Exhibition space: 1,500,000 sq ft

Along with the convention center, Georgia World Congress Center Authority’s campus spans over 220 acres and includes the 22-acre Centennial Olympic Park, the lasting legacy of the 1996 Summer Olympic Games, state-of-the-art Mercedes-Benz Stadium, home of the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United. , The Chick-fil-A College Football Hall of Fame, and the State Farm Arena, home of the Atlanta Hawks.

Consisting of three interconnected buildings, the Georgia World Congress Center is the fourth-largest convention center in the United States and includes 12 exhibit halls with 1.4 million square feet of prime space, 100+ meeting rooms, 2 ballrooms, 3 fixed-seat auditoriums and two grand landscaped plazas.

Georgia World Congress Center

Georgia World Congress Center
Georgia World Congress Center
Georgia World Congress Center
Georgia World Congress Center

The Closest Hotels to Georgia World Congress Center
Hilton Garden Inn
Embassy Suites
Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center
Glenn Hotel
Home2 Suites
The American Hotel Atlanta
Sheraton
Hilton Atlanta
Motel 6 Atlanta Downtown
Atlanta Marriot Marquis
Hyatt Regency
Downtown Oasis 2L
Hyatt Place Downtown
Inn at the Peachtrees
Aloft Atlanta Downtown
Hotel Indigo
Westin Peachtree Plaza
Ritz Carlton
The Ellis
Courtyard by Marriot
Residence Inn
Barclay Hotel
Holiday Inn Express and Suites
AC Hotel
Hampton Inn
Hyatt House Atlanta
Springhill Suites
The W
Hyatt Place Atlanta Centennial Park
Signia by Hilton Atlanta

Major attractions near Georgia World Congress Center
Georgia Aquarium
Center for Civil and Human Rights
World of Coca-Cola
Children’s Museum of Atlanta
SkyView Atlanta Ferris Wheel
Tabernacle
CNN Center
State Farm Arena
Chick-fil-A College Football Hall of Fame
From Buckhead Hotels to Georgia World Congress Center

MARTA provides quicker access from Buckhead Hotels to and from the Georgia World Congress Center than any other mode of transportation.

Address to the Buckhead MARTA Station:
3360 Peachtree Rd
NE, Atlanta, GA 30326

For all North/South Marta lines, transfer at Five Points West to GWCC (State Farm Arena) for B-Hall and Vine City Station for C-Hall.

Buckhead Hotels Walking Distance to MARTA Station

Below are the walking directions to the Buckhead and Lennox MARTA stations from the following hotels.

Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center
Exit the Hotel and turn left. Walk south along Lenox Road for approximately 0.2 miles to the intersection of Lenox Road and East Paces Ferry Road. The entrance to the Lenox MARTA Station is located on the southwest corner of the intersection of Lenox Road and East Paces Ferry Road.
Courtyard Atlanta Buckhead
Exit the front door of the Hotel and turn right to walk to the top of the hill. This will be Peachtree Road. Turn left from Peachtree Road and the MARTA Station will be on the left, approximately 1 block ahead.
Embassy Suites Atlanta Buckhead
Exit the front door of the Hotel and turn right. Walk down the sidewalk on the same side of the street as the Hotel. The "Buckhead" MARTA station is approximately two (2) blocks down.
Hampton Inn Atlanta Buckhead
Exit the Hotel and turn right walking south along Piedmont Road. Proceed 0.1 miles and turn left onto Terminus Place NE. Proceed approximately 0.1 mile and turn right onto Highland Drive, NE. Proceed roughly 0.1 mile and turn left onto Peachtree Road. Walk roughly 0.2 mile to the entrance of the Buckhead MARTA Station on the north side of Peachtree Road
Hilton Garden Inn Buckhead
Exit the Hotel through the lobby and turn right (walk along the sidewalk) on Tower Pl Dr NE (36ft). Make another right at the Stop sign onto Tower Place Drive NE (79ft). Cross the street pass the parking deck, walk through the fountain park towards Buckhead Pedestrian Bridge. Take the walkway ramp up to MARTA Station (305ft).
JW Marriott Buckhead
Exit the lobby and walk towards the ramp that will lead to Lenox Road. Walk towards East Paces Ferry Road and cross the street to the MARTA Station.
Springhill Suites Atlanta Buckhead
Exit the Hotel, turn right and walk roughly 100 feet to an intersection with a Wells Fargo Bank to your left. Turn left and walk about 200 feet to Buckhead Loop NE. Turn right onto Buckhead Loop NE and walk roughly 0.1 miles. Just past the Meridian Buckhead Highrise turn left onto the 400 Pedestrian Path. Proceed along the path for roughly 0.1 mile to the MARTA Buckhead Station Pedestrian Bridge that crosses over Georgia State Route 400. Cross the pedestrian bridge into the Buckhead MARTA Station.
The Westin Buckhead
From Hotel Lobby entrance in Peachtree Street, exit the door and turn left. Walk one block and will arrive at the MARTA Station.
Hotel Colee
Exit the Hotel and make a left onto Peachtree Street. Walk approximately 200 yards to the MARTA Station on the left.
Intercontinental Buckhead
Right Out Of The Hotel On Peachtree Rd North about .3 mi. South bound train entrance will be on the left side of Peachtree Rd
Transportation to Georgia World Congress Center
MARTA

MARTA, Atlanta’s public transportation system, offers rapid rail and bus service. MARTA is available directly from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport to the Georgia World Congress Center.

All MARTA stations and rapid rail cars are fully accessible to handicapped and elderly passengers.

Taxi Cabs

Taxi cabs at the airport are available just outside the Ground Transportation area of the main terminal near Baggage Claim. Taxis operating within city limits are regulated by the City of Atlanta. There is a flat rate depending on the area you travel within or to. Fares originating from a business and concluding at a business within the zone of downtown, Buckhead, and Midtown are at a rate of $8.00 ($2.00 for each additional person).

Taxi’s at the Georgia World Congress Center are located curbside outside of B-Building on Andrew Young International Blvd. and north end of C-Building by Hall C4

AAA Taxi Service
678-379-5375
Yellow Cab
404-521-0200
Checker Cab Co.
404-351-1111

Major US Convention Centers

Parking at Georgia World Congress Center

GWCC Parking Drive-up parking is available for $15.00 per day.

P The YELLOW LOT is conveniently located across the street from Building C at 465 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd.

P The RED DECK is convenient for visitors going to Building B and accessible across from the Georgia Dome at 265 Andrew Young International Blvd.

P The ORANGE DECK is conveniently located on Andrew Young Int’l Blvd between Building B and and the Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

P The GREEN DECK is convenient for visitors going to Building A from Marietta Street.

////////////////////// MARTA MARTA provides quicker access from Buckhead Hotels to and from the GWCC than hotel shuttle buses are able. IPPE will provide MARTA passes to all visitors who booked in the IPPE room block through Maritz Global Events, the official IPPE housing provider. Passes will be valid for round trip transportation for each day booked at your Buckhead hotel. Passes will be available to pick up at the front desk when you check-in to your hotel. Walking directions to the Buckhead and Lennox MARTA stations are below. Masks are required on MARTA public transportation MARTA, Atlanta’s public transportation system, offers rapid rail and bus service. MARTA is available directly from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport to the Georgia World Congress Center. All MARTA stations and rapid rail cars are fully accessible to handicapped and elderly passengers. The one-way fare is $2.50. For more information call: 404.848.5000. //////////////////////