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Georgia Tech’s campus is centrally located in Atlanta, Georgia. Visitors have access to the Marcus Nanotechnology Research Center by public transportation, driving or Georgia Tech’s local transportation. Georgia Tech offers trolley service to some of the local area hotels and restaurants.

Area Hotels

Area Hotels Technology Square (Accessible to Tech Trolley)

Georgia Tech Hotel (attached to Global Learning Center)
800 Spring St., Atlanta, GA 30308
404.838.2100 - Reservations
404.347.9440 - Hotel Main

Marriott Renaissance Atlanta Midtown Hotel - 678.412.2400
866 West Peachtree Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30308

Regency Suites Midtown Atlanta - 404.876.5003
975 W. Peachtree St. N.W., Atlanta, GA 30309


Atlanta Marriott Suites Midtown - 404.876.8888
35 14th St., Atlanta, GA 30309

Courtyard Atlanta Midtown - 404.607.1112
1132 Techwood Drive, Atlanta, GA 30318

Georgian Terrace - 404.897.1991
659 Peachtree St., Atlanta, GA 30308

Hampton Inn Georgia Tech - 404.881.0881
244 North Ave. NW, Atlanta, GA 30313

Hilton Garden Inn Atlanta Midtown - 404.524.4006
97 10th Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30309

Homewood Suites by Hilton Atlanta Midtown - 404.524.4076
97 10th Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30309

Hotel Indigo-Atlanta - 404.874.9200
683 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta, GA 30308-5607

Hotel Melia Atlanta - 404.877.9000
590 West Peachtree Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30308

Hotel Midtown Atlanta - 404.873.4800
125 Tenth Street, NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30309

Residence Inn by Marriott Midtown - 404.872.8885
1041 W. Peachtree St. NW, Atlanta, GA 30309

Shellmont Bed and Breakfast Inn - 404.872.9290
821 Piedmont Ave. NE, Atlanta, GA 30308

Atlantic Station

Twelve Hotel & Residences - 404.961.1212
Atlantic Station, 361 17th St., Atlanta, GA 30363


Embassy Suites Hotel Centennial Olympic Park - 404.223.2300
267 Marietta St., Atlanta, GA 30313

Hilton Atlanta - 404.659.2000
255 Courtland St. NE

Hyatt Regency Atlanta - 404.577.1234
265 Peachtree St. NE

Omni Hotel at CNN Center - 404.659.0000
100 CNN Center

Westin Peachtree Plaza - 404.659.1400
210 Peachtree St. NW, Atlanta, GA 30303


On Campus - - Just take the Trolley!

Chuck's Famous Technology Square - Chuck's Famous offers freshly made deli sandwiches, dessert, and espresso. The deli is open on Monday-Saturday hours: 10:00 a.m.--9:00 p.m.

Tin Drum Asian Cafe Technology Square - Tin Drum Asian Cafe makes its debut at Technology Square, offering a mix of Vietnamese, Thai, Korean, Malaysian, Chinese, and Japanese cuisine. It is open from 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. To-go orders are also available.

Moe's Southwest Grill Technology Square - Moe's Southwest Grill is famous for its fresh burritos, tacos, quesadillas, and salads as well as its eclectic decor and music. Moe's celebrates pop culture, offering menu items with names like "Joey Bag of Donuts" and "The Full Monty."

Rocky Mountain Pizza Located at 10th Street and Hemphill Avenue. Rocky Mountain is a favorite of Georgia Tech students, as it is located right outside of campus and is known for great pizza! Generally under $10 a person. Many more local restaurants within the heart of Atlanta and close to Georgia Tech.

Many more options available within walking distance of Georgia Tech.

Google Maps

Marcus Nanotechnology Building
Georgia Institute of Technology
345 Ferst Drive NW
Atlanta, GA 30332


Visitor Parking

Hourly parking is available in Area 4 at the intersection of State Street and Ferst Drive and in Area 5, inside the W23 Parking Deck on State Street near Tenth.

Visitor Parking Areas (PDF)
Parking and Transportation Services

Step-by-Step Local Directions

SOUTHBOUND on Interstate 75/85 into Atlanta:
Take Exit #249D (North Avenue)
Turn right onto North Avenue
Turn right onto Techwood Drive (the first light)
Turn Left onto Ferst Drive
Destination on right

NORTHBOUND on Interstate 75/85 from I-20:
Take Exit #249D (North Avenue, Spring Street, West Peachtree Street)
Straight through the first intersection (Spring Street)
Turn left onto North Avenue
Turn right onto Techwood Drive (the first light)
Turn Left onto Ferst Drive
Destination on right

MARTA (Atlanta Light Rail Transit)

North Avenue Station or Midtown Station
These stations may be accessed by the Red and Gold lines. The Tech Trolley provides a direct connection to campus from the Midtown Station. Alternately one can access East Campus by walking three blocks west from the North Avenue Station.

CCT (Cobb County Transit)

North Avenue
Buses on route #10 from Marietta or the Cumberland Boulevard Transfer Center travel to the Arts Center MARTA Station. Express buses on routes #100 (from the Town Center Mall area) and #101 (from the Cobb County Civic Center) also travel to the Arts Center Station. Then take a MARTA train south to Midtown Station. The Tech Trolley provides a direct connection to campus from the Midtown Station.