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How to get to Korle Bu in Accra by Bus?

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Directions to Korle Bu (Accra) with public transportation

The following transit lines have routes that pass near Korle Bu

Bus stations near Korle Bu in Accra

Station Name Distance
New Station 2 min walk
Mamprobi Post Office 4 min walk
Mamprobi Station 4 min walk
Korle Bu 7 min walk
Korle Gonno 12 min walk
Korle Beach Resort 13 min walk

Bus lines to Korle Bu in Accra

Line Name Direction
170 Banana Inn ↔ Accra Post Office
172 Banana Inn ↔ Accra New Tema Station
175 Banana Inn/Dansoman ↔ Agbogbloshie
236 Dansoman ↔ Arena
260 Ebenezer ↔ Accra Bishop
262 Glefe ↔ Accra Bishop
299 Abeka Lapaz ↔ Korle Bu
302 Kwashieman/Santa Maria ↔ Korle Bu
303 Mallam ↔ Korle Bu
306 Korle Bu ↔ Darkuman
431 Korle Bu ↔ Circle Odorna
444 Agbogbloshie ↔ Opetekwei
447 Opetekwei ↔ Accra New Tema Station
463 Mamprobi ↔ Accra Post Office
474 Appiah Danquah ↔ Accra Salaga
476 Camara ↔ Accra Salaga
480 Shiabu ↔ Agbogbloshie
485 Soko ↔ Accra Post Office
486 Soko ↔ Accra Post Office
520 Camara ↔ Accra New Tema Station
Questions & Answers
  • What are the closest stations to Korle Bu?

    The closest stations to Korle Bu are:

    • New Station is 151 meters away, 2 min walk.
    • Mamprobi Post Office is 243 meters away, 4 min walk.
    • Mamprobi Station is 283 meters away, 4 min walk.
    • Korle Bu is 535 meters away, 7 min walk.
    • Korle Gonno is 878 meters away, 12 min walk.
    • Korle Beach Resort is 956 meters away, 13 min walk.
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  • Which Bus lines stop near Korle Bu?

    These Bus lines stop near Korle Bu: 299, 48.

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  • How far is the bus stop from Korle Bu in Accra?

    The nearest bus stop to Korle Bu in Accra is a 2 min walk away.

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  • What’s the nearest bus stop to Korle Bu in Accra?

    The New Station stop is the nearest one to Korle Bu in Accra.

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  • What time is the first Bus to Korle Bu in Accra?

    The 48 is the first Bus that goes to Korle Bu in Accra. It stops nearby at 5:00 AM.

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  • What time is the last Bus to Korle Bu in Accra?

    The 301 is the last Bus that goes to Korle Bu in Accra. It stops nearby at 10:57 PM.

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Korle Bu, Accra
Korle Bu, Accra Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH) is a public teaching hospital located in the Ablekuma South Metropolitan District in Accra, Ghana. It is the only public tertiary hospital in the southern part of the country. It is a teaching hospital affiliated with the medical school of the University of Ghana. Three centres of excellence, the National Cardiothoracic Centre, the National Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the Radiotherapy Centres are all part of it. In 2019, the hospital gained a license from the Health Facilities Regulatory Agency (HeFRA), after meeting the requirement.Established on 9 October 1923, Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital has grown from an initial 200-bed capacity to 2,000. It is currently the third largest hospital in Africa and the leading national referral centre in Ghana. Korle-Bu, which means the valley of the Korle Lagoon, was established as a general hospital to address the health needs of the indigenous people under the administration of Sir Gordon Guggisberg, then Governor of the Gold Coast. Population growth and the proven efficacy of hospital-based treatment caused a rise in hospital attendance in Korle-Bu. By 1953, demand for the hospital's services had escalated so high that the government was compelled to set up a task force to study the situation and make recommendations for the expansion of the hospital. The government accepted and implemented the recommendations of the task force which resulted in the construction of new structures, such as the Maternity, Medical, Surgical and Child Health Blocks. This increased the hospital's bed capacity to 1,200. Korle-Bu gained teaching hospital status in 1962, when the University of Ghana Medical School (UGMS) was established for the training of medical doctors. The UGMS and five other constituent schools are now subsumed under the College of Health Sciences to train an array of health professionals. All the institutions of the college however, undertake their clinical training and research in the hospital. The hospital currently has 2,000 beds and 17 clinical and diagnostic Departments/Units. It has an average daily attendance of 1,500 patients and about 250 patient admissions. Clinical and diagnostic departments of the hospital include Medicine, Child Health, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Pathology, Laboratories, Radiology, Anaesthesia, Surgery, Polyclinic, Accident Centre and the Surgical/Medical Emergency as well as Pharmacy. Other departments include Pharmacy, Finance, Engineering, General Administration. The hospital also provides specialisation in various fields such as Neuro-surgery, Dentistry, Eye, ENT, Renal, Orthopaedics, Oncology, Dermatology, Cardiothoracic, Radiotherapy, Radio diagnosis, Paediatric Surgery and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery and Burns. The Reconstructive Plastic Surgery and Burn Centre, the National Cardiothoracic Centre and the National Centre for Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine in particular also draw a sizeable number of their clientele from neighbouring countries such as Nigeria, Burkina Faso and Togo. Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital recently carried out the first ever kidney transplant in Ghana. It is one of the few hospitals in Africa where DNA tests are carried out. Other specialised services the hospital provides include brachytherapy intervention for the treatment of prostate cancer and keyhole surgeries. Plans are underway to venture into molecular testing. All these are part of the grand plan to offer a wider spectrum of specialist care to position Ghana as the hub of health tourism within the West Africa Sub region.
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