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Driving Directions

From the West via I-85 or I-20 (Atlanta)
      (a)  From northeast and central Atlanta
      (b)  From southeast Atlanta
From the South via US-441
From the North via US-441
From the East via US-78
To south campus UGA Visitor's Center

From the West via I-85 or I-20 (Atlanta)

(a)  From northeast and central Atlanta:

Take I-85 north to GA-316, exit 106, near Lawrenceville, GA.  Follow GA-316 east < 40 miles>.  Shortly before entering Athens, GA-316 ends and the road continues as Epps Bridge Road.  Take Epps Bridge Road  <2.5  miles> until it merges with US-78 (Business) east, also called Atlanta Highway and Broad Street.  Follow US-78 (Business) east into town <3.2  miles>.  After passing the Holiday Inn and the northern edge of campus, turn right onto Jackson Street, proceed to the North Campus Parking Deck where visitors may park for a fee.  Walk across Jackson Street, go up the stairs, and follow the sidewalk to the quadrangle.  The Law School will be ahead on the left.

  • I-85 north
  • GA-316 east
  • Epps Bridge Road/Parkway
  • US-78 (Business) east/Atlanta Highway, Broad Street
  • Jackson Street

 

(b)  From southeast Atlanta:

Take I- 20 east to Conyers and turn onto GA-138 east at exit 82.  Follow GA-138 east <19 miles> until it terminates at US-78 and take US-78 east <16 miles>.  When US-78 east intersects with GA-316, take GA-316 east <3 miles>.  Shortly before entering Athens, GA-316 ends and the road continues as Epps Bridge Road.  Take Epps Bridge Road <2.5 miles> until it merges with US-78 (Business) east, also called Atlanta Highway and Broad Street.  Follow US-78 (Business) east into town <3.2 miles>.  After passing the Holiday Inn and the northern edge of campus, turn right onto Jackson Street, proceed to the North Campus Parking Deck where visitors may park for a fee.  Walk across Jackson Street, go up the stairs, and follow the sidewalk to the quadrangle.  The Law School will be ahead on the left.

  • I-20 east
  • GA-138 east
  • US-78 east
  • GA-316 east
  • Epps Bridge Road/Parkway
  • US-78 (Business) east/Atlanta Highway, Broad Street
  • Jackson Street

 

From the South via US-441

As US-441 north approaches Athens, take the Milledge Ave. exit.  At the end of the exit ramp turn left onto Milledge Avenue.  Follow Milledge Avenue approximately 1.4 miles until it intersects with Lumpkin Street and turn right onto Lumpkin Street.  Immediately before this intersection is a Waffle House restaurant.  Continue on Lumpkin Street approximately 1.4 miles and turn right onto Broad Street.  Continue one block to Jackson Street.  Turn right onto Jackson Street, proceed to the North Campus Parking Deck where visitors may park for a fee.  Walk across Jackson Street, go up the stairs, and follow the sidewalk to the quadrangle.  The Law School will be ahead on the left.

  • US-441 north
  • Milledge Avenue
  • Lumpkin Street
  • Broad Street
  • Jackson Street

 

From the North via US-441

Take US-441 south from its intersection with I-85 at exit 149 near Commerce  <21 miles>.  Approaching Athens, leave US-441 south at its intersection with US-129 and GA-10 and proceed straight on Martin Luther King Parkway (a two-lane road) <0.4 miles>.  At its intersection with College Avenue, turn right and follow College Avenue <0.9 miles> until it terminates in town at Broad Street.  Turn left onto Broad Street and at the next intersection turn right onto Jackson Street.  Proceed to the North Campus Parking Deck where visitors may park for a fee.  Walk across Jackson Street, go up the stairs, and follow the sidewalk to the quadrangle.  The Law School will be ahead on the left.

  • US-441 south
  • Martin Luther King Parkway
  • College Avenue
  • Broad Street
  • Jackson Street

 

From the East via US-78

When approaching Athens on US-78 west,  continue on US-78 (Business) west at the Athens Perimeter Road.  No turn is necessary.  US-78  (Business) west will traverse Oak Street, Oconee Street and Broad Street <1.3 miles>.  In town, turn left onto Jackson Street, proceed to the North Campus Parking Deck where visitors may park for a fee.  Walk across Jackson Street, go up the stairs, and follow the sidewalk to the quadrangle.  The Law School will be ahead on the left.

  • US-78 west
  • US-78 (Business) west/Oak Street, Oconee Street,
  • Broad Street
  • Jackson Street

 

To south campus UGA Visitor's Center

The UGA Visitor's Center "photo" directions provide visual driving clues along Athens area thoroughfares to the campus.   However, the Center is located on south campus approximately three miles from the School of Law which is located on north campus (and adjacent to downtown Athens).