Woodruff Health Sciences Center Administration Building (WHSCAB)

Woodruff Health Sciences Administration Building (WHSCAB)
1440 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30322

Campus Construction

For information on current construction projects on the Emory campus, which may affect transportation on campus, see. http://construction.emory.edu.

Maps

An interactive map is available for Woodruff Health Sciences Administration Building (WHSCAB) -- complete with aerial view and printer-friendly directions.

WHSCAB on Emory Campus
Direct link to Emory's online interactive
map, zoomed in on WHSCAB

Consult the interactive Emory Campus Map for detailed maps of the overall Emory campus.

Directions & Parking

From Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport

By Taxi: Follow the signs to Ground Transportation, located in the main terminal building, and you will find taxis waiting. The cost is approximately $35-$45 one-way. The WHSCAB is located across from Children's Healthcare of Atlanta on Clifton Road, at the corner of Asbury Circle and Clifton Road. For further information, see details on the airport's web site or call 404-762-6087.

By Shuttle: Follow the signs to Ground Transportation, located in the main terminal building. Shuttle service is available from the airport to major hotels as well as directly to the Emory campus. For reservations, please visit the Ground Transportation Center's Island "B" in the Ground Transportation Center. Contact information for companies serving Emory are listed below.

By Public Transportation: Follow the signs to MARTA (Metro Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority) near Ground Transportation. One-way fare is $2.50 and is available from vending machines (accepting cash or credit). "Breeze" cards can be loaded with value based on number of trips (5, 15, etc.) or time period (1 day, 1 week, 1 month). Assistance is available. (More information, visit MARTA's guide to Breeze.)

From Airport Station, there are three main ways to reach the Emory Campus:

  • Ride any train Northbound to Lindbergh MARTA station. Exit station (being sure to "tap out" your card at the turnstile, which grants a bus transfer) and hop on the Route 6 Emory bus (map and schedules online). Ask the bus driver to let you off on the corner of Asbury Circle and Clifton Road. WHSCAB is the large triangular building on the corner.
  • Ride any train Northbound to Midtown MARTA station. Exit the station (being sure to "tap out" your card at the turnstile, which grants a bus transfer) and proceed to the adjacent bus bay and board the Route 36 bus (maps and schedules online). Ask the bus drive to let you off at the corner of N. Decatur Road and Clifton Road. To reach WHSCAB, walkl down Clifton Road about a half a mile, past the hospital (on the left).
  • Ride any train Northbound to North Avenue MARTA station. Exit southern exit (West Peachtree / North Avenue) of station and cross North Avenue. Continue south on West Peachtree St. for one block, then turn left on Linden Avenue. 3/4 down the block, next to Emory Crawford Long Hospital, there is a circular driveway. Free shuttles to the Emory Campus leave from the circle at 5 and 35 past the hour. You can wait inside or outside the hospital building. For more information, see www.ridecliff.org. The shuttle will drop you off at Woodruff Circle. WHSCAB is one block away, on the other side of the School of Medicine building

By Car: Many rental companies have locations in the airport. See the airport's car rental information page. Once you have a vehicle, take I-85 North to the Clairmont Road exit and turn right onto Clairmont Road. Continue on Clairmont for approximately 3.5 miles until it intersects with North Decatur Road. Turn right and stay on North Decatur until it intersects with Clifton Road. Turn right on Clifton Road. WHSCAB is the large triangular building, just past Emory University Hospital, across from Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

General

By Car

From the North: Take I-85 South to the Clairmont Road exit and turn left onto Clairmont Road. Continue on Clairmont for approximately 3.5 miles until it intersects with North Decatur Road. Turn right and stay on North Decatur until it intersects with Clifton Road. Turn right on Clifton Road. WHSCAB is the large triangular building, just past Emory University Hospital, across from Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

By Car (from the Airport/South):take I-85 North to the Clairmont Road exit and turn right onto Clairmont Road. Continue on Clairmont for approximately 3.5 miles until it intersects with North Decatur Road. Turn right and stay on North Decatur until it intersects with Clifton Road. Turn right on Clifton Road. WHSCAB is the large triangular building, just past Emory University Hospital, across from Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

Parking: The closest parking deck is at Michael's Street. See details on the University's parking web site or contact the party you are visiting at WHSC.

Public Transportation: There are several different ways to reach Emory via MARTA (Metro Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority). One-way fare is $2.50 and is available from vending machines (accepting cash or credit). "Breeze" cards can be loaded with value based on number of trips (5, 15, etc.) or time period (1 day, 1 week, 1 month). More information, visit MARTA's guide to Breeze.)

From Lindbergh Station

Ride any train Northbound to Lindbergh MARTA station. Exit station (being sure to "tap out" your card at the turnstile, which grants a bus transfer) and hop on the Route 6 Emory bus (map and schedules online). Ask the bus driver to let you off on the corner of Asbury Circle and Clifton Road. WHSCAB is the large triangular building on the corner.

From Inman Park - Reynoldstown Station

Take the Route 6 Emory bus from the northern (Inman Park) bus bay at Inman Park - Reynoldstown MARTA station. It leaves approximately every 30 minutes. Ask the bus driver to let you off on the corner of Asbury Circle and Clifton Road. WHSCAB is the large triangular building on the corner.

From Avondale Station

Take the 36 North Decatur Road bus from the northern bus bay at Avondale Station and ride to Clifton Road. Ask the bus driver to let you off on the corner of Asbury Circle and Clifton Road. WHSCAB is the large triangular building on the corner.

From Midtown Station

Take the 36 North Decatur Road bus from the bus bay Midtown Station and ride to Clifton Road. Ask the bus driver to let you off on the corner of Asbury Circle and Clifton Road. WHSCAB is the large triangular building on the corner.

By Cliff Shuttle

Emory University offers a free shuttle system called Cliff, with routes running throughout campus as well as between Emory locations outside the main campus. Buses link Emory University, Grady Memorial Hospital (Downtown Atlanta) and Emory University Hospital Midtown (Downtown / Midtown Atlanta). There is also a shuttle that runs back and forth between the main Emory campus and Decatur MARTA station, in Downtown Decatur. For more information, visit http://www.ridecliff.org.