University of Patras Map
Directions for reaching the University of Patras:
From Athens to the University
Take the Athens-Patras national road until you reach the Rion tolls. Immediately after the tolls, take the detour on the right. After 300m, at the point where there road dovetails, follow the road on the left which passes under the bridge and after 500m you will see the University Hospital. This is where the University campus begins.
From Patras to the University
- By car: The University campus is about 10 km from the city of Patras. From the centre of Patras, follow Korinthou Street to its end, then follow Panepistimiou Street and just after the “Olympic Champion D. Tofalos” Gym, before you pass the river (Charandros), turn right. The road signs on this road will direct you to the University.
- By bus: Buses on line 6 depart for the university every 10 to 15 minutes. The line’s terminal is close to Vassileos Georgiou Sq. Visitors should take care to choose the right itinerary, as Line 6 does not only serve the University. The bus to the University Hospital leaves from Vasileos Georgiou Sq. and terminates at the Hospital. There is a reduced-price ticket for students throughout the academic year.
- By Taxi: There are about 1000 taxis in Patras available on a 24-hour basis. A selection of taxi companies: 1300, 2610-346700, 2610-450000.