Transportation

The World’s Around the Corner

Cherokee County is located just minutes from one the nation’s most exciting cities and the world’s busiest airport.

Cherokee County is located approximately 30 miles northwest of downtown Atlanta accessible by I-75 and I-575 and 45 miles from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. Cherokee County is served by two nearby regional airports – the award winning, first class Cherokee County Regional Airport located in Ball Ground and the McCollum Field Airport, located in Cobb County, Georgia.

Cherokee County is also served by rail; the Georgia Northeastern shortline runs north to south through the heart of the County.