There are 8 ways to get from Patras to Catania by bus, bus and ferry, train, car ferry, night bus, 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, bus and ferry  •  23 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Patra to Fier
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Fier to Brindisi
  3. Take the bus from Brindisi to Taranto
  4. Take the bus from Taranto via Porto Mercantile to Cosenza
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Cosenza to Catania - via Liberta'

$172 - $260

Cheapest option

Bus, train to Athens, fly  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Πάτρα to Κιάτο
  2. Take the train from Κιάτο to Κάτω Αχαρναί
  3. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Catania (CTA) ATH - CTA

$90 - $324

6 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  26 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Patra to Fier
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Fier to Brindisi
  3. Take the train from Brindisi to Taranto Reg
  4. Take the train from Taranto to Catanzaro Lido Ic
  5. Take the train from Catanzaro Lido to Lamezia Terme Centrale Reg
  6. Take the train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Catania Centrale Ic

$173 - $247

Car ferry, night bus, train  •  27 h 31 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Patras to Bari
  2. Take the night bus from Bari Centrale to Lamezia Terme Centrale Bus
  3. Take the train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Villa S.Giovanni Reg / ...
  4. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  5. Take the train from Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale Rv / ...

Bus and ferry, car ferry, bus  •  29 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Patra Harbor to Sami
  2. Take the car ferry from Sami, Kefalonia to Brindisi
  3. Take the bus from Brindisi to Cosenza
  4. Take the bus from Cosenza to Catania

$137 - $286

Car ferry, train  •  31 h 43 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Patras to Brindisi
  2. Take the train from Brindisi to Taranto Reg
  3. Take the train from Taranto to Reggio Di Calabria Centrale Ic
  4. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Catania Centrale Ic / ...

$116 - $205

Car ferry, drive  •  24 h 21 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Patras to Brindisi
  2. Drive from Brindisi to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  4. Drive from Messina Marittima to Catania

$123 - $258

Bus to Preveza, fly  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Patras to Aktio
  2. Fly from Preveza (PVK) to Catania (CTA) PVK - CTA

$102 - $484

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Patras to Catania is to bus and train and fly which costs 75€ - 280€ and takes 8 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Patras to Catania is to bus and train and fly which costs 75€ - 280€ and takes 8 h 11 min.

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The distance between Patras and Catania is 591 km.

It takes approximately 23 h 55 min to get from Patras to Catania, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Patras to Catania. However, there are services departing from Patra and arriving at Catania - via Liberta' via Fier, Brindisi, Taranto via Porto Mercantile and Cosenza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 55 min.

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

There is no direct connection from Patras to Catania. However, you can take the bus to Fier, take the bus and ferry to Brindisi, take the walk to Brindisi, take the bus to Taranto, take the walk to Taranto via Porto Mercantile, take the bus to Cosenza, take the walk to Cosenza, then take the bus and ferry to Catania - via Liberta'. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Patras to Catania via Fier, Brindisi, Taranto, Catanzaro Lido, and Lamezia Terme Centrale in around 26 h 14 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Bologna
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Preveza to Catania via Naples
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Brindisi to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $13
Train from Catanzaro Lido to Lamezia Terme Centrale
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $18
Train from Messina Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Taranto to Catanzaro Lido
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Taranto to Reggio Di Calabria Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Villa S.Giovanni to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Κιάτο to Κάτω Αχαρναί
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$7 - $9
First Class
$8 - $11
Bus operators
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Patra to Fier
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Fier to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Brindisi to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Taranto via Porto Mercantile to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
saj.it
Bus from Brindisi to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
saj.it
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Cosenza to Catania - via Liberta'
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night bus from Bari Centrale to Lamezia Terme Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
KTEL Kefallonia
Phone
+30 26710 22281
Email
info@ktelkefalonias.gr
Website
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Patra Harbor to Sami
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Ias Auto Linee
Phone
0983 565635
Email
ias@iasautolinee.it
Website
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Cosenza to Catania
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
KTEL Prevezas
Phone
26820 22213
Email
info@ktelprevezas.gr
Website
ktelprevezas.gr
Bus from Patras to Aktio
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Schedules at
ktelprevezas.gr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Πάτρα to Κιάτο
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Bari
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$94 - $95
Aircraft-type seats
$106 - $107
2 bed inside cabin
$266 - $267
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $270
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$29 - $45
Red Star Ferries
Phone
+39.0831.575.654
Email
booking@seamedtrading.com
Website
albaniaferries.it
Car ferry from Sami, Kefalonia to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
13 h 7 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Schedules at
albaniaferries.it
Deck
$90
Aircraft-type seats
$108
Inside Cabin 2 berths
$187
Outside Cabin 2 berths
$217
European Seaways
Phone
+30 210 9561630
Email
info@europeanseaways.com
Website
europeanseaways.com
Car ferry from Kefallonia to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $190
Schedules at
europeanseaways.com
DECK
$83
AIRTYPE SEATS
$88
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$186
Grimaldi Lines

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