There are 3 ways to get from Athens to Patras by bus, train or car
Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.
Bus • 2h 30m
$22 - $26
Train, bus • 3h 44m
$15 - $32
1 alternative option
Drive • 2h 11m
$30 - $50
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Athens to Patras is to train and bus which costs 13€ - 28€ and takes 3h 44m.
The quickest way to get from Athens to Patras is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2h 11m.
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 2h 30m.
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 2h 30m and costs 19€ - 23€.
The bus from Athens to Patras takes 2h 30m 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 2h 11m to drive from Athens to Patras.
There are 175+ hotels available in Patras. Prices start at $40 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 2h 30m.
Train from Athens to Kiato
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 19m
- Estimated price
- $7 - $20
- Book at
- 2nd Class Ticket
- $7 - $10
- 1st Class Ticket
- $9 - $11
- InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
- $14 - $17
- InterCity 1st Class Ticket
- $18 - $20
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