There are 3 ways to get from Athens to Patras by bus, train or car
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Bus • 2 h 30 min
$22 - $26
2 alternative options
Train, bus • 3 h 44 min
Drive • 2 h 11 min
$30 - $50
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Athens to Patras is to bus which costs 19€ - 23€ and takes 2 h 30 min.
The quickest way to get from Athens to Patras is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 11 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Patras. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.
The distance between Athens and Patras is 176 km. The road distance is 211.1 km.
The best way to get from Athens to Patras without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 30 min and costs 19€ - 23€.
The bus from Athens to Patras takes 2 h 30 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.
Athens to Patras bus services, operated by KTEL Achaias, depart from Athens station.
Athens to Patras bus services, operated by KTEL Achaias, arrive at Patras station.
Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Patras is 211 km. It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to drive from Athens to Patras.
There are 160+ hotels available in Patras. Prices start at $42 USD per night.
What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Patras, Greece?
KTEL Achaias operates a bus from Athens to Patras every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $22 - $26 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.
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