The map of Izmir, indicating IUE and the airport is below.
Official Address of IUE
Izmir University of Economics is located in the Balçova-Teleferik district:
Sakarya Caddesi No: 156 35330 Balçova-Izmir TURKEY
How to Arrive to Izmir?
İzmir’s main airport is İzmir Adnan Menderes International Airport (IATA: ADB), which is 18 km (11 miles) south of the city (http://www.adnanmenderesairport.com/izmiren/index.php). The distance between the airport and IUE is about 20 km.
You may take a private taxi from the airport to the university. The journey takes approximately 20 minutes and the fare is around € 20.
How to get to City Center from Airport
For those who would like to stay in the city center, you may take the HAVAŞ airport shuttle bus to Alsancak (city center). Also, bus no. 200 operates between the airport and the city center.
How to get to IUE from City Center
To get to the campus from the city center, you may either take a taxi (will cost approximately €15) or local bus (no. 169 & 269)
University Dormitory/ Guest House
The Dormitory of IUE has a capacity of 480 students. There is a very limited space for our guests. It is 15 Euro per day and you may share the room. The rooms will be reserved first-come first-served basis. More information on the dormitory can be get from the Web site: http://yurt.ieu.edu.tr/index.php
Balcova Thermal Hotel
Balcova Thermal hotel is located just next to the university and is about 5 minutes away by walk. BALÇOVA THERMAL HOTEL and its Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Center is one of Turkey's and Europe’s most important Thermal Hotel and Treatment Center. More information about the hotel is available at: http://www.balcovatermal.com/
Crowne Plaza Hotel
A 5-star hotel is about 10 minutes away by drive (taxi and dolmus services are available). It also provides thermal facilities. More information about the hotel can be found at: http://www.cpizmir.com/index.php?page=crowne_plaza_izmir&lang=eng
Downtown City for Accommodation
Otel Devak (***), Küçükyalı, Izmir
Includes accommodation, complimentary breakfast, VAT, etc
Airport Transportation: ESHOT Bus number 202 to F.Altay (Üçkuyular) and then by taxi.
Conference Transportation: ESHOT Bus number 169, about a 30 minute journey. http://www.oteldevak.com/
Kaya Prestige Hotel (****), Çankaya, Izmir
Includes accommodation, complimentary breakfast, free wireless internet, access to the fitness center and spa, VAT, etc
Airport Transportation: ESHOT Bus number 202 to the Cumhuriyet Square in Alsancak or Havaş to the Buyuk Efes Oteli bus stop and then by taxi.
Conference Transportation: ESHOT Bus number 86, about a 40 minute journey. http://www.kayaprestige.com.tr
Residence Hotel (****), Kahramanlar, Izmir
Includes accommodation, complimentary breakfast, free wireless internet, access to the sauna and Turkish bath, VAT, etc
Airport Transportation: ESHOT Bus number 202 to the Cumhuriyet Square in Alsancak or Havas to the Buyuk Efes Oteli bus stop and then by taxi.
Conference Transportation: Basmane Metro to Üçyol Metro and then ESHOT Bus number 86, about a 45 minute journey. http://www.residencehotel.com.tr/
Communication Services at the IUE
Pay phones are located at various points on the campus and free wireless Internet access is available. Temporary purchase of phone lines operated by Avea, Turkcell and Vodafone are possible.