Northern Kentucky University 

Driving Directions to NKU - Highland Heights Campus

Traveling from Downtown Cincinnati, Ohio

  • From US 50, take I471 South into Kentucky
  • Follow I471 to US 27 towards Alexandria (do not take the Ft. Thomas/US 27 exit)
  • I471 ends at US 27 continue straight on US 27 South
  • Continue straight through the first light and turn right at the next traffic light onto Nunn Drive.

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Traveling East on I275 from Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport

  • Take Exit 76 (Three Mile Road/Northern Kentucky University)
  • Turn right off of the exit on University Drive
  • Turn right at the first traffic light onto Kenton Drive

Traveling West on I275

  • Take Exit 74A (US Highway 27 Alexandria)
  • Continue straight on US 27 South
  • Continue straight through the first light and turn right at the next traffic light onto Nunn Drive.

Traveling from Louisville, Kentucky

  • Take I71 North
  • Merge I71/ 75 North
  • Exit onto I275 East
  • Follow directions for traveling East on I275

Traveling from Lexington, Kentucky

  • Take I75 North.
  • Continue on I71/75 North
  • Exit onto I275 East
  • Follow directions for traveling East on I275

Traveling from Columbus, Ohio:

  • Take I71
  • South to downtown Cincinnati, and exit onto I471
  • South towards Kentucky
  • Take I471 South over the gold bridge into Kentucky
  • Follow directions for traveling from Downtown Cincinnati on I471

Traveling from Dayton, Ohio:

  • Take I75 South
  • In Cincinnati, follow US 50 East to I471
  • Follow directions for traveling from Downtown Cincinnati on I471

Traveling from Indianapolis, Indiana:

  • Take I74 East to I75 South
  • Take exit 1B and follow US 50 East to I471
  • Follow directions for traveling from Downtown Cincinnati on I471