Ege University Campus is located in the metropolitan district of Bornova, and is within easy reach from anywhere in the city. Public transportation to Bornova consists mainly of the municipal network of the underground metro and city buses, on which fees can be paid with a pre-paid ticket Kentkart (Citycard). Basic fare for the underground and buses is 2TRL for Kentkart holders. Privately owned minibuses and taxis can be used to reach the Campus as well.
From the Airport to Bornova
Arriving in Bornova by taking a taxi from the airport will cost around 90 TRL.
Alternatively, you can take the number 204 public bus, which costs 4TRL, and leaves the airport every hour. The final destination of the 204 public bus is Bornova Metro Station, from where you can take the underground to the Ege University Campus and Faculty of Letters (‘Ege Üniversitesi Edebiyat Fakültesi’ in Turkish). You can also take a five-minutes taxi ride from Bornova Metro Station (which should cost around 9-10TRL) to Hotel Ege Sağlık, and Ege University Guesthouse (‘Ege Üniversitesi Konukevi’).
Finally, you can take IZBAN from Adnan Menderes Airport to Halkapinar station where you will need to switch to the underground that will take you to Ege University Campus. The last station for the underground is EVKA-3 station.
From the Airport to the City Centre
Arriving in the city centre by taxi from the airport will cost around 90 TRL. If you would prefer public transportation, the number 202 public bus, which costs 4TRL, leaves the airport every hour. Alternatively, you can take a Havaş bus, which is a privately owned transportation company and runs scheduled buses from the airport to various locations in the city. To view Havaş bus schedules and fees please click here.
From the City Centre to Bornova
Arriving in Bornova by taxi from the city centre will cost around 25TRL. Alternatively you can take the number 63 public bus to Bornova, or the underground both of which cost 2TRL. The final destination of the 63 public bus is Evka-3 Metro Station, and the underground has a stop for Ege University Campus. The Faculty of Letters (‘Ege Üniversitesi Edebiyat Fakültesi’) is about 5 minutes walk from the Campus stop.