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Georgia World Congress Center
285 Andrew Young International Blvd, NW
Atlanta, GA 30313

Coat/Luggage Check

Coat and luggage check will be on level four of building B in meeting room B401.

Wheelchairs and Scooters

Manual push wheelchairs available for use by attendees while in the building. Wheelchairs are free of charge, available on a first-come, first-served basis, and can be found at the Information Desks in Buildings A, B, and C. We require a valid photo ID (driver’s license or passport) and will return the ID once the wheelchair is returned.

Scooters may be rented in advance for a fee from Scootaround. The pickup location is at the FedEx Office Business Centers located in the main lobby of Buildings B and C. See https://www.gwcca.org/attend-an-event/ or call 1.888.441.7575 for additional information.

Shuttle Bus Service

Complimentary shuttle buses will run between the Georgia World Congress Center and designated MODEX hotels. Bus schedules will be posted at the Georgia World Congress Center and in each hotel.

Shuttles will not operate for hotels within walking distance of the Georgia World Congress Center. These include the Omni, Embassy Suites, Hilton Garden Inn, Hyatt Place Centennial Park, and the Glenn Hotel. Buckhead and Midtown area hotels will be serviced by MARTA (www.itsmarta.com).


Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) is Atlanta's public transportation system, comprising bus and rail lines. This transit system connects all parts of Atlanta, and a one-way bus or rail trip (including transfers) costs $2.00 + $1.00 will be added to any selected fare for a reloadable Breeze Card. MARTA also provides transportation from Atlanta International Airport. This MARTA station attached to the airport is accessible from baggage claim. MARTA also offers transportation to the Georgia World Congress Center. The MARTA stations closest to Building B & C, where MODEX 2020 will be held, are the W1 Dome/GWCC/Philips Arena station and the W2 Vine City station. For more information about MARTA transportation please visit www.itsmarta.com.


Atlanta Checker Cab provides transportation throughout the Atlanta metro area. Flat rates for transportation to and from Atlanta International Airport are listed below. For trips in and around Atlanta, meter rates apply ($10.00 base rate in the Convention District plus $2.00 for each additional passenger (not metered). For computer-dispatched taxis from Atlanta Checker Cab please call 404-351-1111 or visit www.atlantacheckercab.com.

Flat Rate to/from Atlanta International Airport:
Downtown: $30/person ($2 for each additional passenger)
Midtown: $32/person ($2 for each additional passenger)
Buckhead: $40/person ($2 for each additional passenger)

Limousine Service

Carey Atlanta is the convenient and secure alternative to airport traffic, parking costs and parking security concerns and daily rental car fees. Your driver can assist with your luggage and can meet you in terminal with passenger signage as an option. Make Reservation.


There are multiple options for parking near Building B at the Georgia World Congress Center. The Red Deck, the Gold Deck and the Green Lot, are the closest to Building B and have an attendant on duty during event hours. Parking costs $12 for an all-day pass. Please note that these parking areas do not allow re-entry; once you leave the lot an admittance fee will be required to enter. General admission parking passes may be reserved and pre-paid by visiting https://www.gwcca.org/parking-directions/.

Georgia Aquarium

MODEX attendees can receive special prices on the following:

  • General Admission
  • Behind the Scenes Facility Tours
  • Up Close Animal Encounters

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Georgia Aquarium