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Bypassing Atlanta

thegrillsterthegrillster Posts: 348
edited 7:37AM in Off Topic
Hey Atlanta friends. I am going to Florida in april and I always get into Atlanta in evening rush hour.

Just seems to be the timing from my home in Illinois and I don't really want to leave earlier or later.

Any suggestions for bypassing the city on a two lane and not losing a lot of time.

Please include exit numbers and routes.

thanks

Comments

  • Richard FlRichard Fl Posts: 8,089
    Can you get over to I-95 somewhere before Atlanta and come straight down to the Sunshine Fest?


    http://www.onlineatlas.us/interstate-highways.htm
  • I can get to 95 easily but quite a bit out of the way.
  • vidalia1vidalia1 Posts: 7,091
    I assume you come down I-75 thru TN into GA? If so then the answer really is no there isn't much better way as side roads will not be much better. I might suggest taking I-285E towards Macon then I-675S to I-75, but honestly if you are at rush hour you really are *$@#ed....

    Drive safe and stay out of the fast lanes unless you will drive 80MPH or faster...seriously. :pinch: :S
  • Richard FlRichard Fl Posts: 8,089
    Maybe catch it closer to Atlanta, I have fought that traffic a few times during rush hour and prefer living here in Florida near the ocean. Knoxville or some place like that.
  • FidelFidel Posts: 10,172
    Take 285 across the top? Are you nuts???
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