Directions from Patras to İzmir

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, car ferry, ferry, train  •  17 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Patras to Athens
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Vathy, Samos
  3. Take the ferry from Vathy to Kuşadası
  4. Take the train from Çamlık to Izmir Basmane

$73 - $194

Cheapest option

Bus, train, fly to Izmir  •  7 h 3 min

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

$71 - $192

5 alternative options

Bus, train, car ferry  •  17 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Patras to Kiáto
  2. Take the train from Kiáto to Athens
  3. Take the car ferry from Rafina to Mykonos
  4. Take the car ferry from Mykonos to Karlovasi
  5. Take the car ferry from Karlovasi to Siğacık

Bus  •  22 h 28 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

$91 - $134

Bus, car ferry, train  •  23 h 2 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

$94 - $199

Drive  •  16 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Patras to İzmir 960.1 miles

$230 - $340

Bus, train, fly to Chios, car ferry  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Patras to Kiáto
  2. Take the train from Kiáto to Athens
  3. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Chios (JKH) ATH - JKH
  4. Take the car ferry from Chios to Çeşme
  5. Take the bus from Cesme to Izmir Airport

$110 - $200

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 28 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Izmir
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Athens to Chios
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Chios
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Chios
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $160
Astra Airlines
Website
astra-airlines.gr
Flights from Athens to Chios
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Çamlık to Izmir Basmane
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Kiáto to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$7 - $10
First Class
$9 - $12
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
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
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
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Patras to Kiáto
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
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 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Ayvalık to Aliağa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Bursa Otogar
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ayvalik to Aliaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $9
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
$3 - $6
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
$6 - $10
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
Havas
Phone
444 0 487
Email
info@havas.net
Website
havas.com.tr
Bus from Cesme to Izmir Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
havas.com.tr
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Piraeus to Vathy, Samos
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$80 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$70 - $85
CABIN A4 outside
$70 - $85
Economy
$40 - $50
Car ferry from Piraeus to Mytilene
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$85 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$75 - $90
CABIN A4 outside
$75 - $90
Economy
$45 - $55
Barel Travel
Website
bareltravel.com
Ferry from Vathy to Kuşadası
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$0 - $30
Schedules at
bareltravel.com
Adult
$30
Child
$15
Infant
$0
Meander Travel
Website
meandertravel.com
Ferry from Vathy, Samos to Kusadasis
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41 - $42
Schedules at
meandertravel.com
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Rafina to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Silver
$33
Platinum Class
$69
Golden Star Ferries
Phone
212 222 4000
Email
general@goldenstarferries.gr
Website
goldenstarferries.gr
Car ferry from Rafina to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Schedules at
goldenstarferries.gr
Lobby
$30 - $45
VIP
$50 - $75
Cabin
$55
Economy
$53
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Mykonos to Karlovasi
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$35 - $50
Business
$47
Car ferry from Piraeus to Mytilene
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$50 - $130
Business
$125
2 bed outside Cabin
$90
4 bed outside Cabin
$84
Turyol
Website
turyolonline.com
Car ferry from Karlovasi to Siğacık
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
turyolonline.com
Car ferry from Chios to Çeşme
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
turyolonline.com
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
$19 - $29
Schedules at
jaletour.com
EgeBerlik
Website
egebirlik.eu
Car ferry from Chios to Çeşme
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
egebirlik.eu
Erturk
Website
erturk.com.tr
Car ferry from Chíos to Çesme Port
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Schedules at
erturk.com.tr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Patras and İzmir is 472 km. The road distance is 1536 km.

The cheapest way to get from Patras to İzmir is to bus and train and fly which costs 60€ - 170€ and takes 7 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Patras to İzmir is to bus and train and fly which takes 7 h 3 min and costs 60€ - 170€.

It takes approximately 17 h 2 min to get from Patras to İzmir, including transfers.