Hamilton E. Holmes station

Add to Bucket ListAdded!

Quick Summary

Location
33°45'16"N
084°28'04"W
Country
 United States of America
Categories
  • Check Me Please
Rating
Take me there!

Description

Hamilton E. Holmes, also known as H.E. Holmes, is a metro station in Atlanta, Georgia, the western terminus for the Blue Line in the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) rail system. This is one of the busiest stations in the MARTA system, handling an average of 22,000 boardings per weekday. When the station opened in 1979 it was originally named Hightower station after Hightower Road (Georgia 280), but both the road and the station were later renamed to honor civil rights movement hero Hamilton E. Holmes. The station primarily serves areas near the junction of Interstate 20 and Georgia 280 east of Adamsville.

Station layout

Attractions

Frederick Douglass High School Benjamin E. Mays High School Six Flags Over Georgia Greenbriar Mall

Buses at this station

The station is served by the following MARTA bus routes: Route 3 - Martin Luther King Jr. Drive / Auburn Avenue Route 51 - Joseph E Boone Boulevard. Route 66 - Lynhurst Drive / Princeton Lakes Route 68 - Benjamin E. Mays Drive. Route 73 - Fulton Industrial Route 153 - James Jackson Parkway Route 165 - Fairburn Road./Barge Road park/ride Route 201 - Six Flags Over Georgia Route 850 - Carroll Heights / Fairburn Heights Route 856 - Baker Hills / Wilson Mill Meadows Route 865 - Boulder Park Drive Route 867 - Harlan Road / Peyton Forest / Dixie HillsThe station is also served by the following Cobb Community Transit bus routes: Route 25 - Hurt Road / Old Alabama Road Route 30 - Austell Road / Floyd Road
This dGuide uses material from the Wikipedia,
released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.

Rating

Overall Rating
Please comment your rating: