Special Alert

Georgia 511 Free Travel & Traffic System

Georgia has a single number for all your travel and transportation related needs. Georgia 511, a free service from the Georgia Department of Transportation, is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. By simply dialing 511, callers can receive up-to-the-minute statewide traffic conditions, route-specific information and details on road or lane closures due to construction, incidents or weather. Estimated trip times are available within metro-Atlanta. Additionally, callers can speak with live operators to report incidents or request HERO assistance. Beyond simply providing information on roadways, Georgia 511 connects to a variety of transportation and travel services, including MARTA and other transit providers, major airports, rideshare organizations, tourism information and 511 systems in neighboring states Georgia 511 is a free call from any landline or mobile phone. Normal airtime rates do apply.