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Oglethorpe University is located inside the Perimeter (I-285) just a few minutes north of Atlanta's Buckhead district on Peachtree Road.

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From the airport:

  • Take I-85 North through the Downtown Connector (I-75/85 merge).
  • Continue on I-85 North to Exit 89 - North Druid Hills Road. Follow directions below.

From I-85:

  • Take Exit 89 - North Druid Hills Road.
  • Head west approximately 2 miles, where North Druid Hills Road meets Peachtree Road.  Be aware that North Druid Hills Road bears off to the right at the third traffic light.
  • When you reach Peachtree Road, turn right and head north on Peachtree Road for 1 mile. 
  • Oglethorpe University will be on your left.

From I-285:

  • Take exit 31-A, Peachtree Industrial Boulevard south.
  • Head south on Peachtree Industrial Boulevard for approximately 4 miles.
  • Oglethorpe University will be on your right.

From GA-400:

  • Take GA-400 to I-285 east.
  • Go east on I-285 for one exit to exit 29, Ashford-Dunwoody Road.
  • Turn right onto Ashford-Dunwoody Road, and continue until the road meets Peachtree Road.
  • Turn right on Peachtree Road.
  • Oglethorpe University will be one block ahead on your right.


  • Oglethorpe University is conveniently located one mile north of the Brookhaven MARTA train station on Peachtree Road. The Brookhaven MARTA stop (labeled NE-8 on MARTA maps) is located on MARTA's "Northeast" line and may require a change of trains at the Lindbergh station. Taxis are usually available, or you can transfer to the #25 bus line.

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