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Atlanta Hartsfield International Airport (ATL)

Full Airport Name

(Atlanta) Hartsfield Atlanta All-embracing Airport


Department of Aviation, 6000 North Terminal Parkway Suite 435, Atlanta, Georgia 30320, USA

Airport Code


Country Code



404 209 1700 or 404 530 7300


404 209 2942 or 404 530 7374



Number of Terminals

2 (6 concourses)

Time Zone

GMT - 5 (GMT - 4 from the aboriginal Sunday in April to the aftermost Sunday in October)


The airport is amid 16km (10 miles) south of Atlanta

Airport News

A fifth aerodrome opened in May 2006. It is accepted to abatement delays at Hartsfield-Jackson, until now one of the best delay-impacted airports in the US, by 50%, arch to a abatement in delays above the country

Transfer Amid Terminals

The airport alteration arrangement in the underground Busline Mall transports cartage amid terminals and concourses (journey time to extreme of the six concourses: 5 minutes). There is additionally a travelator, which connects the terminals and carries cartage about the airport.

Driving Directions

The I-85 and I-285 both accommodate absolute admission to the airport. I-75 and I-20 additionally affix the airport with all areas of Georgia and southeast USA.

Car Parking

The airport has amplitude for 31,000 cars, including short- and abiding parking. There are both calm and alfresco car parks with absolute admission to the terminals, as able-bodied as alternate parking areas in advanced of anniversary terminal for analeptic and drop-off. Circadian car parks are anchored abutting to the terminals, while abridgement car parks are abutting to the parking decks and above the Arena Busline Centre. There are additionally three abiding Park & Ride car parks amid added away, with a chargeless alteration bus account to/from the terminals.

Car Hire

Car appoint companies Avis, Budget, Hertz, National/Alamo and Thrifty are amid on island B, while Avis, Budget, Dollar, National, Payless and Thrifty accept desks central the airport on the aboriginal floor, aural the Atrium. Off-site car appoint companies are Airport Rent-A-Car, Enterprise and E-Z Rental. Cartage adulatory to appoint cartage from these companies can ask for shuttles to aces them up from Arrivals; address phones are amid in the accoutrements accost area.

Public Transport

The Arena Busline Centre (tel: 404 530 6674) is anchored abreast accoutrements accost with advice on buses, taxis, shuttles, car hire, limousines and trains, disabled busline and off-site airport parking. Rail: Rapid alternation casework leave the airport for burghal Atlanta (journey time: 15 minutes), from breadth access to added genitalia of the burghal can be made. Road: Taxi: Metered taxis serve the airport; taxis can be appointed at the Arena Busline Centre island A. Only authorised taxis should be used. Contact the auto advice band (tel: 404 530 6698) for added information. Shared-ride taxis are additionally accessible (tel: 404 766 5312) and anxiety can be fabricated for door-to-door services. Casework can be appointed at the Arena Busline Centre island B. The airport's website has a account of all companies. Limousine: Many auto companies accommodate casework from the airport; anxiety charge be fabricated in beforehand and companies charge be accountant to serve the airport. Account providers can be begin at the Arena Busline Centre island G. The airport's website has a account of all companies. Bus: The airport is served by Greyhound Flightlink buses, which abandon circadian for called cities and states from the lower akin of the North Terminal.

Information and Help Desks

The airport chump account appointment is accessible circadian 0815-2100 for enquiries; advice desks are amid throughout the terminal and in the automatic bodies mover stations on anniversary concourse. Multi-lingual chump account assembly are on duke throughout the airport to accommodate cartage with assistance. A company centre is anchored in the Atrium, with day-tripper advice accessible from the Atlanta CVB (tel: 404 305 8426). Volunteer hosts are additionally on duke to acknowledgment questions on the airport and Atlanta.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: Bureaux de change and ATMs can be begin throughout the terminals; there is additionally a coffer and a column appointment in the Atrium. Eating and drinking: Various restaurants and fast-food outlets action a advanced array of all-embracing cuisine. Shopping: Several allowance and gift shops, as able-bodied as a duty-free, are available. Luggage: Lockers are accessible at Wrap-A-Bag in the southwest breadth of the Atrium; lockers above aegis checkpoints are out of account until added notice. Lost acreage is handled by the Atlanta Airline Terminal Corporation (tel: 404 530 2100). Added facilities: There is a abbey and a medical centre, as able-bodied as AED units (defibrillators).

Conference and Business Facilities

The Executive Conference Center (tel: 800 713 1359 assessment chargeless or 404 761 6116) offers 23 affair rooms, telephones, fax, photocopying, videoconferencing, audiovisual equipment, teleconferencing and PC workstation/laptop facilities, all of which may be appointed on an hourly/daily basis. Laptop Lane centres action a affair allowance in the Atrium venue, as able-bodied as Internet affiliation and business facilities, including telephone, fax, printing, photocopying and workstations. There are abundant airline lounges for business-class passengers. A babysitter account is accessible in the North Terminal accoutrements accost breadth with abundant business casework available.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

The airport has abounding accessories for disabled cartage including TDD phones, lifts and ramps. Disabled parking spaces are accessible in all car parks at the airport; spaces are acutely signposted and are amid in abutting adjacency to the airport's capital terminal; the abiding parking shuttle is wheelchair-accessible. Cartage who crave wheelchairs and appropriate abetment should acquaint their airline at the time of booking.


There are no hotels at the airport. Nearby hotels accommodate the AmeriSuites Atlanta (tel: 404 768 8484), Country Inns & Suites (tel: 404 767 9787), Red Roof Inn Airport North (tel: 404 2091800), Sleep Inn Atlanta Airport (tel: 770 996 6100), Atlanta Airport Marriott (tel: 404 766 7900), The Westin Atlanta Airport (tel: 404 762 7676), Embassy Suites Airport (tel: 404 767 1988), Fairfield Inn (tel: 404 761 8371), Hilton Atlanta Airport (tel: 404 767 9000), Holiday Inn Airport North (tel: 404 762 8411), Courtyard by Marriott North (tel: 404 559 1043), Ramada Plaza (tel: 404 768 7800) and Sheraton Gateway (tel: 770 997 1100). Shuttle buses are accessible to all above hotels in the area. For a account of all hotels and their blast numbers, argue the airport's website. Shuttle buses leave from the Arena Busline Breadth anon alfresco the Terminal North and Terminal South. Address telephones are accessible in the accoutrements accost and arena busline areas.