Directions

The SOAS GLOCAL COMELA 2022 will take place at the

School of Philosophy
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
Nik. Kazantzaki 79, Zografou 157 72
Athens Greece

Directions from the airport
To reach downtown Athens from the Athens International Airport (AIA) “Eleftherios Venizelos,” there are three options:

a) Metro trains (6.30 AM – 23.30 OM) depart from the airport every 30 min. Line 3 connects the airport to the city center (station Syntagma), and takes 40 min. A one-way ticket costs €10, purchased and validated before boarding the train.

b) Bus service (24/7 operation): EXPRESS Bus routes connect directly Athens with the airport. Buses depart from the Arrivals Level (outbound trips from airport). Bus tickets are sold at the info/ticket-kiosk (located outside the Arrivals between Exits 4 and 5), or onboard (ask operator) at no extra cost. The price of the ticket (one-way) is €6. Bus line X95 SYNTAGMA – ATHENS AIRPORT EXPRESS reaches the Syntagma Square at Athens city center. The trip lasts approximately 60 min. depending on the traffic conditions.

c) Taxi: There is a flat rate for using a taxi from/to the airport and Athens city center. During day time it is €38, during night time (from 00:00-5:00) it is €54.

Directions from Athens center to the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.
To reach the “The School of Philosophy,” National and Kapodistrian University of  Athens from Athens center:

Take bus number 250 from the Evangelismos bus stop (near the Evangelismos Metro Station, blue line), which will take you to the University campus. After several stops, you will reach the stop “Φιλοσοφική” (Filosofiki), your destination.

From the same bus stop, you may also take the buses numbered 220, 221, or 235,  which will take you to near the School of Philosophy, but will stop off campus (Zografou stop), after which, you will need to walk a short distance.

The Buses run from 5am to 11pm every day.

NOTE: Ticket prices (buses, metro, trolley buses, tram)

Regular single ticket for all modes of 90 minutes (invalid to the Airport lines & line Χ80): €1,40
Daily ticket for all modes (invalid to the Airport Lines): €4,50
5-days Ticket for all modes (invalid to the Airport lines & line Χ80): €9,00
3- days Tourist Ticket for all modes (included 1 journey from and to the airport): €22,00