GETTING TO METU – INSTITUTE OF MARINE SCIENCES

  • From ADANA Airport to MERSIN (approximately 80 km)

1.There are regular service buses of almost all flight companies from the airport to Mersin (to different locations).

HAVAS is one of the contracted service company which has shuttles between ADANA Airport & MERSIN. Please see the link for further information about times and arrival points.  

(http://www.havas.net/en/OurServices/BusServicesAndCarParkingFacilities/ServicePoints/Pages/Adana.aspx)

2. Alternatively you may come by Taxi from the Airport to Bus Station of Adana and from there you may take Adana-Mersin KOÇ minibuses (first and last bus times are given below):

 

Summer Schedule

Winter Schedule

Morning

05.45

05.25

Evening 

22.30

 24.00

 

  • From MERSIN to METU – IMS (approximately 40 km)

1. First alternative is MES-KOOP minibuses which provide service between MERSIN and Erdemli. After MES-KOOP another local minibuses should be taken to reach METU-IMS. Please note that METU-IMS is located just before the village Limonlu/Lamas.

First and last bus from Mersin to Erdemli for MESKOP minibuses;

 

Summer Schedule

Winter Schedule

Morning

05.45

05.25

Evening 

24:00

 23.10

 2. Second alternative is SILIFKE-KOOP passes through the Institute (tell driver or his assistant "Orta Dogu Teknik Üniversitesi")

Summer Schedule

Winter Schedule

Morning

05.30

05.25

Evening 

21.30

19.00

3. Third alternative is Mersin public transportation. 156 and 170 bus lines have bus stops in front of METU-IMS. In order to use these buses, you should use KENT-CARD which can be provided by several places in MERSIN.  Please see the link for further information about times and arrival points. 

http://www.mersin.bel.tr/mbb-sayfa-ana.asp?id=105&yid=2&katid=14&altkati...