Public transportation is convenient and relatively cheap. Ege University is easily accessible from all parts of Izmir. The inner-city transportation to and from the Campus is provided by buses of Municipality and by metro. There is special discount for students.
Arriving in IZMIR
By Taxi: Arriving in Bornova by taking a taxi from the airport will cost around 80-90 TL (approx. 30 €).
By Bus: Alternatively, you can buy “KENTKART” and fill some credit in it so you can take the bus number 204, which costs 4TL (approx. 1,5 €) if you use kentkart, and you can see the Schedule as a scheme. The final destination of the bus number 204 is Bornova Metro Station, from where you can take the metro or bus number 525 to the Ege University Campus or to the Student Village.
By Rail: You can take IZBAN (İzmir Banliyö Treni / İzmir Suburb Train) from Adnan Menderes Airport to Aliağa Direction, then you get off in Halkapinar station where you transfer to İzmir Metro, please take the line Evka-3 that will take you to Ege University Campus or Bornova.
From Bornova Metro Station, it is quite easy to walk to International Office in Ege University Rectorate. It takes around 15 minutes on foot.
For detailed information : http://www.izban.com.tr
By Air: Both domestic and international flights are periodically available from Adnan Menderes Airport every day which is 16km south of the city centre. There are also regular flights from many European cities. Airport buses and metro go to and from the city centre.
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By Sea: As Izmir city is a harbor city, sea transportation is important in Izmir. The Alsancak harbor which extends by 1314 meters is one of the crucial export-doors of the country. There are journeys between Izmir and Istanbul. All ferries dock at the Alsancak Ferry Terminal, 2km north of the city centre.