There are 6 ways to get from Patras to İzmir by bus, train, ferry, car ferry, car or plane

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, train, Catamaran, car ferry  •  16 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Patra to Kiato
  2. Take the train from Kiato to Piraeus
  3. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Mykonos
  4. Take the car ferry from Mykonos to Evdilos
  5. Take the car ferry from Evdilos to Karlovasi
  6. Take the car ferry from Karlovasi to Siğacık

Cheapest option

Bus, train, fly  •  6 h 57 min

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

$82 - $215

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Bus, train, car ferry  •  16 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Patra to Kiato
  2. Take the train from Kiato to Piraeus
  3. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Karlovasi
  4. Take the car ferry from Karlovasi to Siğacık

Bus  •  22 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Patras to Lamia
  2. Take the bus from Lamia to Istanbul Otogar
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul to Bursa
  4. Take the bus from Bursa Otogar to Izmir Otogar

$86 - $127

Bus, car ferry, train  •  22 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Patras to Athens
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Mytilene
  3. Take the car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
  4. Take the bus from Ayvalik to Aliaga
  5. Take the train from Aliağa to Alsancak

$93 - $206

Drive  •  16 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Patras to İzmir 960.1 miles

$230 - $340

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The cheapest way to get from Patras to İzmir is to bus which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 22 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Patras to İzmir is to bus and train and fly which costs 65€ - 190€ and takes 6 h 57 min.

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The distance between Patras and İzmir is 472 km. The road distance is 1536.2 km.

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The best way to get from Patras to İzmir without a car is to bus and train and Catamaran and car ferry which takes 16 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 16 h 1 min to get from Patras to İzmir, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Izmir Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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İzmir is 1 h ahead of Patras. It is currently 9:20 PM in Patras and 9:20 PM in İzmir.

Yes, the driving distance between Patras to İzmir is 1536 km. It takes approximately 16 h 55 min to drive from Patras to İzmir.

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Aegean Airlines offers flights from Athens Airport to Izmir Airport.

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There are 137+ hotels available in İzmir. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Patras to İzmir.
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  • Distance: 294.8 miles
  • Duration: 16 h 1 min

What companies run services between Patras, Greece and İzmir, Turkey?

You can take a bus from Patras to İzmir via Lamia, Istanbul Otogar, Istanbul, Bursa, Bursa Otogar, and Izmir Otogar in around 22 h 31 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Izmir
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Kiato to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$8 - $11
First Class
$9 - $13
Train from Kiato to Kato Acharnai
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$7 - $9
First Class
$8 - $11
Izban
Website
izban.com.tr
Train from Aliağa to Alsancak
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
izban.com.tr
Bus operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Patra to Kiato
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Lamia
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Lamia to Istanbul Otogar
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Bursa
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Ayvalık to Aliağa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Bursa Otogar
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ayvalik to Aliaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Bursa
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
huntur.com.tr
Pamukkale
Phone
0 850 333 35 35
Email
info@pamukkale.com.tr
Website
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Bursa Otogar to Izmir Otogar
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Piraeus to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$70 - $95
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Mykonos to Evdilos
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$23 - $35
Business
$30
Car ferry from Evdilos to Karlovasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$13 - $19
Business
$17
Car ferry from Piraeus to Karlovasi
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$75 - $100
Business
$99
4 bed inside cabin
$100
Car ferry from Piraeus to Mytilene
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$50 - $140
Business
$133
2 bed outside Cabin
$90
4 bed outside Cabin
$83
Turyol
Website
turyolonline.com
Car ferry from Karlovasi to Siğacık
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
turyolonline.com
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Piraeus to Mytilene
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$85 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$75 - $90
CABIN A4 outside
$75 - $90
Economy
$50 - $60
Jale Tour
Phone
+90266 331 31 70
Email
info@jaletur.com
Website
jaletour.com
Car ferry from Mitilini to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
jaletour.com

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