There are 2 ways to get from Athens to Patras by bus or car

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Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras

$23 - $27

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Patras 131.9 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to Patras is to bus which costs 19€ - 23€ and takes 3 h.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Patras is to drive which takes 2 h 11 min and costs 27€ - 40€.

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The distance between Athens and Patras is 176 km. The road distance is 211 km.

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The bus from Athens to Patras takes 3 h including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Patras. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Patras, Greece?

KTEL Achaias operates a bus from Athens to Patras every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $23 - $27 and the journey takes 3 h.

Bus operators
KTEL Achaias
2610 623 888
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
3 h
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at

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