There are 4 ways to get from Brindisi to Patras by bus and ferry, bus, car ferry, plane or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus and ferry, bus  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
  2. Take the bus from Fier to Patra

$110 - $134

Cheapest option

Car ferry  •  17 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Patras

$45 - $100

2 alternative options

Car ferry, bus and ferry  •  16 h 18 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Sami, Kefalonia
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Sami to Pátra

$100 - $244

Fly, train, bus  •  12 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Athens (ATH) BDS - ATH
  2. Take the train from Athens to Kiáto
  3. Take the bus from Kiáto to Patras

What companies run services between Brindisi, Italy and Patras, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Brindisi to Patras. However, you can take the bus and ferry to Fier then take the bus to Patra. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Brindisi to Patras via Sami and Sami in around 16 h 18 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brindisi to Athens via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Kiáto
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$8 - $10
First Class
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Fier to Patra
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
albtrans.net
KTEL Kefallonia
Phone
2671022281
Email
transportation@ktelkefalonias.gr
Website
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Sami to Pátra
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Kiáto to Patras
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Ferry operators
Red Star Ferries
Phone
+39.0831.575.654
Email
booking@seamedtrading.com
Website
albaniaferries.it
Car ferry from Brindisi to Sami, Kefalonia
Ave. Duration
13 h 6 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $230
Schedules at
albaniaferries.it
Deck
$94
Aircraft-type seats
$113
Inside Cabin 2 berths
$196
Outside Cabin 2 berths
$227
European Seaways
Phone
+30 210 9561630
Email
info@europeanseaways.com
Website
europeanseaways.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Kefallonia
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $200
Schedules at
europeanseaways.com
DECK
$87
AIRTYPE SEATS
$92
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$195
Grimaldi Lines

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brindisi and Patras is 421 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brindisi to Patras is to car ferry which costs 35€ - 80€ and takes 17 h.

The quickest way to get from Brindisi to Patras is to bus and ferry and bus which takes 11 h 55 min and costs 90€ - 110€.

No, there is no direct bus from Brindisi to Patras. However, there are services departing from Brindisi and arriving at Patra via Fier. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 55 min.

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Brindisi and arriving at Patras. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 17 h.

It takes approximately 11 h 55 min to get from Brindisi to Patras, including transfers.