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What’s to happen to Turner Field?

Many Atlanta residents made their way to view the latest plan recommendations for Turner Field. This is all a part of the Turner Field Stadium Neighborhoods Livable Centers Initiative. There are 3 plans up for discussion regarding Turner Field: shopping plaza, park, or neighborhood square.
“The number one thing that folks want to see here is they really want it to be a part of the city,” said John Skach with Perkins and Will, the lead design firm for the project. “They were looking at Midtown almost as an example of what they would like to see.” Read more at Fox 5 Atlanta.
What do you think would be great to see at Turner Field?

Morning Commute Play List: Engineered to Wake You Up

There’s no sugar-coating waking up, it’s tough. We understand this, and the Xpress staff has compiled a list of songs that get us up and going for our morning commutes. As you’re getting dressed, eating breakfast, riding to your Park & Ride, sit back and listen to some great American music!!! What are your favorite morning tunes?

Morning Commute Now:

Morning Commute Oldies:

It’s Baseball Season

The Atlanta Brave’s season has begun. We want to keep all our riders informed on any games that start 12:00pm-1:00pm, may cause increased traffic volume to your afternoon commute. Although, we will make every effort to adhere to regularly scheduled times, and no Xpress stops are expected to be impacted by these events, please anticipate potential delays.

Early Game Days

Thursday, April 21, 2016
Monday, May 30, 2016
Thursday, June 2, 2016
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Thursday, September 1, 2016

Please check Twitter.com/XpressGa for continued updates to any impacts to your commute.

Xpress WiFi & Find My Bus App are Coming Soon!

You asked for more and we’re making it happen!!! We are very excited to announce, we will be launching our find my bus app and FREE on-board WiFi in just weeks. Our new app will allow you to plan your trips, set reminders, receive notifications and much more. Don’t want to download the app, our website will allow you to view real-time travel information via desktop or laptop. Staying connected to your bus has never been easier. After testing WiFi on a few of our buses, we are rolling out our FREE on-board WiFi across the whole Xpress system on April 11, 2016. Now you can sit back and enjoy the ride while reading our Transit Talk blog, checking important emails or simply surfing the web. Be sure to stay update with Xpress by following us on twitter and subscribing to our email list.

Let Xpress Take the Wheel: Put Your Miles on Us

Did you know in 2015 U.S. driving reached 3.14 trillion miles? The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration shows that mileage is roughly the same distance as 337 round trips from the Earth to Pluto. How much did you or your family, friends, and coworkers contribute to this astronomical number?

It’s almost spring  and it’s time for a new you! Start your season off right by riding Xpress.  Our coaches take 56,272,000 miles off of the road each year which is equivalent to enough miles to travel to the moon. Our riders rely on us to give them peace of mind and a stress free environment away from the chaotic Atlanta traffic.

Are you interested in Xpress? Learn more about what Xpress has to offer while you Discover Your New Commute. Existing riders share your story below: how many miles do you think you save by riding Xpress?

Announcing Our New and Improved Website

Our new and improved website XpressGA.com has launched! The new Xpress website is faster, easier to navigate, and more user-friendly. As technology is constantly changing, it was necessary to create a new website that is aesthetically appealing in content and functionality. Improving our previous website we have integrated multiple features including answering fields for new customers to know exactly which route to take, route pages with correct fare information and photos of each park-and-ride. The Xpress blog is also linked to the site to stand as a communicating and connecting tool for our customers.

Step 1

Our goal is to provide our new and existing customers with a high level of customer service and convenience. Discover Your Commute on the homepage is for new riders to find the information they need to ride Xpress from which route should I take, how much is my fare and why our customers love Xpress. Existing Customers will find all their important rider information at the Tools for Your Commute on the homepage. See image below:

Step 2

The Tools for your Commute on the home page. We have provided a section to buy passes, view service alerts, maps, schedules, customer service, and our Transit Talk Blog. To view your route and schedule information click the drop down under Routes and Schedules to view:

Step 4

One stop shop for you to view your specific route information like park & ride information, buy passes, fare information, and schedules.

 

computer and ipad and phone

Our new site is compatible with desktops, tablets and mobile devices.

We would appreciate your feedback, click here for our customer survey.