Getting to the University Campus in Rethymnon

Getting to the University Campus in Rethymnon The Schools of Philosophy, Education and Social Sciences are located at the University’s Gallos Campus in Rethymnon.


Rethymnon is located 90 km west of Heraklion and 70 km east of Chania, linked by the island’s main east-west highway. Journey time from either destination to Rethymnon is about an hour.


If you are arriving by air or sea in Heraklion or Chania, the KTEL public bus service provides an economic means of getting to Rethymnon. For timetables see the KTEL website. Taxis from Chania or Heraklion to Rethymnon are also available from the taxi ranks at the airports and the harbors.


The Gallos University Campus is located about 4km from Rethymnon town centre. There is a regular bus service between the town and campus every 15-20 minutes. Alternatively, a taxi will take 10-15 minutes.


UOC Campus Gallos

Last update 13/09/2019