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By Shuttle Bus Service
As of the academic year 2013- 2014 UCLan Cyprus has offered a shuttle bus service – according to popular demand - to students residing in the Famagusta district and Nicosia.
UCLan Cyprus is proud to announce that the shuttle bus service will continue and will extend to the Limassol district. The service will be made available to students from the above mentioned districts, subject to the demand and popularity of each route. Students using this service will pay a small fee that will depend on the distance of their district.
If you are visiting the University campus in Pyla by car you should travel on the A3 towards Ayia Napa/ Paralimni and exit at either the first (Exit 5) or second exit (Exit 6) which directs you to Pyla. Once you exit you will see signs every 500m directing you towards the University Campus.
Larnaka Buses ‘Zinonas’
Bus services are available from and UCLan Cyprus Campus every 30 to 60 minutes (depending on the time of day). Bus number 424 travels from Larnaca to the campus and vice versa and this take place from Monday to Sunday.
UCLan Cyprus students are permitted a 50% discount on their Student Tickets. It is compulsory to present the UCLan Cyprus Student I.D. card in order to be granted this discount.
Please find the bus route and the bus schedule in the links below.
424 Bus Route (pdf file)
424 Bus Schedule (pdf file)
Please note that the bus stop referred to as ‘UCLan Campus’ is University accommodation and the stop named ‘Pyla UCLan’ is the University bus stop which is located at the bottom of University Avenue (by the Sports Centre).
Moreover, as the route at some point is circular, please keep in mind that when you are travelling from the University to Larnaka you should look at the second time the bus passes by ‘Pyla UCLan’ (e.g. 11:35a.m. and not 11:20a.m.).
For more information from the local bus service providers in Larnaka please visit their website:
Information on student bus tickets can be found on the following website:
The Intercity Buses are available from various stations in Larnaka however the most convenient bus stop used by students travelling with the Intercity Buses from Nicosia and Limassol is the one located on the Finikoudes sea front.
Students using the Intercity Bus Service must provide Student Support with their name and University I.D. Card Number so that the Company can provide them with their own bus card. The University confirmation letter and the University I.D. Card are not accepted by the Intercity Bus Company as they need a completion date to be specified.
In the link provided below you will find all the necessary information related to the bus schedule, the bus stops in various towns and the ticket prices.
Intercity Bus Schedule here www.intercity-buses.com/?wp=routes
For more information please visit their website, download their application or join them on Facebook: http://www.intercity-buses.com/?wp=home-gr
If you would like to share a ride with other UCLan Cyprus students that live in the same area or town as you please join the UCLan Cyprus Students Car Pooling Service https://www.facebook.com/UCLanCyprusStudCarPooling?skip_nax_wizard=true
This will help you save petrol, it will decrease auto emissions and you will make new friends! You are travelling ‘greener’ by reducing pollution but also cutting on your weekly costs! Everyone Benefits!