There are 8 ways to get from Chania to Patras by car ferry, car, train, bus, bus and ferry, plane or shuttle

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

Car ferry, drive  •  10h 47m

  1. Take the car ferry from Chania to Piraeus
  2. Drive from Piraeus to Patras

64€ - 139€

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  18h 42m

  1. Take the car ferry from Kissamos to Gytheio
  2. Take the bus from Gytheio to Isthmos
  3. Take the bus from Isthmos to Patras

49€ - 62€

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Car ferry, train, bus  •  13h 39m

  1. Take the car ferry from Chania to Piraeus
  2. Take the train from Piraeus to Kiato
  3. Take the bus from Kiato to Patra

50€ - 114€

Bus and ferry, bus  •  15h 55m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Chania to Lamia
  2. Take the bus from Lamia to Patras

63€ - 71€

Fly Chania to Ioannina, bus  •  7h 50m

  1. Fly from Chania (CHQ) to Ioannina (IOA) CHQ - IOA
  2. Take the bus from Ioannina to Patras

100€ - 332€

Fly Chania to Athens, train, bus  •  7h 49m

  1. Fly from Chania (CHQ) to Athens (ATH) CHQ - ATH
  2. Take the train from Kato Acharnai to Kiato
  3. Take the bus from Kiato to Patra

58€ - 259€

Private transfer to Heraklion, fly to Athens, train, bus  •  9h 4m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Chania - Casa Delfino to Heraklion Airport
  2. Fly from Heraklion (HER) to Athens (ATH) HER - ATH
  3. Take the train from Kato Acharnai to Kiato
  4. Take the bus from Kiato to Patra

170€ - 373€

Fly Chania to Thessaloniki, bus  •  10h 6m

  1. Fly from Chania (CHQ) to Thessaloniki (SKG) CHQ - SKG
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Monastirakion

163€ - 380€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chania to Patras is to car ferry and bus which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 18h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Chania to Patras is to fly and train and bus which costs 55€ - 260€ and takes 7h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chania to Patras. However, there are services departing from Chania and arriving at Patras via Lamia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 55m.

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The distance between Chania and Patras is 366 km.

The best way to get from Chania to Patras without a car is to car ferry and train and bus which takes 13h 39m and costs 50€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 10h 47m to get from Chania to Patras, including transfers.

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Chania to Patras bus services, operated by KTEL Fthiotidos, depart from Chania station.

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There is no direct flight from Chania Airport to Ioannina Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 45m and has one stopover.

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Chania to Patras bus services, operated by KTEL Fthiotidos, arrive at Patras station.

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Sky Express and Olympic Air offer flights from Chania Airport to Ioannina Airport.

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Map of how to get from Chania to Patras.
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  • Distance: 366.1 km
  • Duration: 10h 47m

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

There is no direct connection from Chania to Patras. However, you can take the car ferry to Piraeus then take the drive to Patras. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Chania to Patras via Piraeus, Πλ.Καραισκακη, Σταθμοσ Ησαπ, Piraeus, Kiato, and Kiato in around 13h 39m.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Chania to Ioannina via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 200€
Flights from Chania to Ioannina via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
75€ - 270€
Flights from Chania to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 190€
Flights from Heraklion to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
27€ - 150€
Flights from Chania to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
75€ - 170€
Flights from Chania to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 170€
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Chania to Ioannina via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 290€
Flights from Chania to Athens
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 220€
Flights from Heraklion to Athens
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 190€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Chania to Athens
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
20€ - 180€
Flights from Chania to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
22€ - 130€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Heraklion to Athens
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
27€ - 190€
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Piraeus to Kiato
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
trainose.gr
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Raileurope.com
Train from Kato Acharnai to Kiato
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Kiato to Patra
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus and ferry from Chania to Lamia
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 50€
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Lamia to Patras
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 21€
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
KTEL Korinthias
Phone
27410 754 10
Email
ktel-kor2@kor.forthnet.gr
Website
ktelkorinthias.gr
Bus from Gytheio to Isthmos
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Schedules at
ktelkorinthias.gr
Bus from Isthmos to Patras
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 15€
Schedules at
ktelkorinthias.gr
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Patras
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
22€ - 26€
Schedules at
KTEL Ioanninon
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Patras
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
21€ - 24€
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Crete Taxi Transfers
Phone
+30 693-724-9486
Email
info@cretetaxitransfers.gr
Website
cretetaxitransfers.gr
Shuttle from Chania - Casa Delfino to Heraklion Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
130€ - 250€
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Crete Taxi Transfers
Car (4 passengers)
130€ - 190€
Mini Van (8 passengers)
200€ - 230€
Mini Bus (10 passengers)
230€ - 250€
KTEL Fokidas
Phone
2265028226
Email
info@ktel-fokidas.gr
Website
ktel-fokidas.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Monastirakion
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Schedules at
ktel-fokidas.gr
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Chania to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 95€
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
54€ - 58€
2 Bed Inside Cabin
65€ - 80€
Economy
35€ - 50€
4 Bed Outside Cabin
55€ - 70€
2 Bed Lux Cabin
75€ - 95€
Economy
38€
CABIN A2 outside
92€
CABIN A3 outside
67€
CABIN A4 outside
67€
Triton Ferries
Phone
+3027330 22650
Website
tritonferries.gr
Car ferry from Kissamos to Gytheio
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Triton Ferries
Lane Sea Lines
Phone
+30 2736037055
Email
info@lane-kithira.com
Website
lane.gr
Car ferry from Kissamos to Gytheio
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
26€
Website
Lane Sea Lines

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