Getting around the Athens area is easy when you're staying close to the action as a guest of Ohio University Inn and Conference Center. Discover cool local shops, find a new favorite restaurant, or grab drinks with friends at amazing, unique bars.
You'll always find the right place to park while visiting the campus of Ohio University thanks to our convenient campus parking map.Campus Parking Map
Athens Public Transit (ATP) is a fixed route public bus system serving the City of Athens, Ohio, including the Village of Chauncey and The Plains.
GoBus offers city-to-city services within the state, including trips from Athens to Columbus.
Don’t have a car but need to get around campus and the City of Athens? Learn more about available transit options below.
The City of Athens public bus is available for all students free of charge. Just show your OHIO ID!
Have a driver's license but no car? No problem! Ohio University Transportation and Parking Services rents cars for university sponsored travel. They offer a full service fleet of rental vehicles for official university business and travel needs to accommodate OHIO departments and student organizations.
Zipcar is available on the Ohio University Athens Campus for personal travel needs. Zipcar is a car sharing option that offers hourly and daily rentals. You need a valid driver's license and a credit card (or banking debit card that is accepted as a credit card).