There are 11 ways to get from Patras to Paris by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, car ferry, night train or car

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

Fly Patrai to Paris CDG  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Patrai (GPA) to Paris CDG (CDG) GPA - CDG

$149 - $367

Cheapest option

Bus, train to Athens, fly to Paris CDG  •  10 h 46 min

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

$118 - $356

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Bus to Kalamata, fly to Paris CDG  •  12 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Patras to Kalamata
  2. Fly from Kalamata (KLX) to Paris CDG (CDG) KLX - CDG

$132 - $751

Bus, train to Athens, fly to Paris Orly  •  10 h 39 min

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

$143 - $416

Bus, bus and ferry  •  33 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Patras to Ioannina
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ioannina to Bologna
  3. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Paris, Paris

$196 - $322

Car ferry, train via Bari - Lungomare Nazario Sauro Rotonda  •  35 h 2 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Patras to Bari
  2. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Milano Centrale Fb / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Geneve Ec
  4. Take the train from Genève to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$405 - $690

Car ferry, train  •  35 h 22 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Patras to Ancona
  2. Take the train from Ancona to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Karlsruhe Hbf Ece
  4. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...

$361 - $684

Car ferry, Thello  •  46 h 55 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Patras to Venezia
  2. Take the Thello from Venezia Santa Lucia to Gare de Lyon 220

$230 - $511

Bus  •  46 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Pátra to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Paris Panthéon

$122 - $244

Car ferry, drive  •  32 h 53 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Patras to Ancona
  2. Drive from Ancona to Paris

$269 - $517

Drive  •  27 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Patras to Paris 1757.3 miles

$420 - $650

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Patras to Paris is to bus and train and fly which costs 100€ - 310€ and takes 10 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Patras to Paris is to fly which costs 120€ - 320€ and takes 6 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Patras to Paris. However, there are services departing from Patras and arriving at Paris, Paris via Ioannina, Ugo Bassi and Bologna, Bologna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 24 min.

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The distance between Patras and Paris is 1948 km. The road distance is 2811.7 km.

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The best way to get from Patras to Paris without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 33 h 24 min and costs 160€ - 280€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from Patras to Paris, including transfers.

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Patras to Paris bus services, operated by KTEL Achaias, depart from Patras station.

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The best way to get from Patras to Paris is to fly which takes 6 h 30 min and costs 120€ - 320€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100€ - 210€ and takes 46 h 59 min.

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There is no direct flight from Patrai Airport to Paris CDG Airport. The quickest flight takes 11 h and has one stopover.

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Patras to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris, Paris station.

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Map of how to get from Patras to Paris.
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  • Distance: 1217.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 30 min

What companies run services between Patras, Greece and Paris, France?

TUIfly, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Patras to Paris 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Patras to Paris via Sofia in around 46 h 59 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Patrai to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,500
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,500
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Nantes
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Patrai to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Patrai to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Patrai to Paris CDG via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,100
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Patrai to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,500
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,500
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,500
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,500
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Patrai to Paris CDG via Munich, Zurich
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Patrai to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Kalamata to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Paris CDG via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Naples
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Athens to Paris Orly via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
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
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bari Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Geneve
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Genève to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $200
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Kalamata
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$31 - $36
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
KTEL Messinias
Phone
27210 28581
Website
ktelmessinias.gr
Bus from Patras to Kalamata
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
ktelmessinias.gr
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 Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Patras to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ioannina to Bologna
Ave. Duration
12 h 14 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Union Ivkoni
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Paris Panthéon
Ave. Duration
34 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.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
$95 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$95 - $96
Aircraft-type seats
$108 - $109
2 bed inside cabin
$269 - $270
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $270
Car ferry from Patras to Venezia
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$100 - $101
Aircraft-type seats
$120 - $123
2 bed inside cabin
$318 - $321
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $330
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Patras to Ancona
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$78 - $82
Airplane economy seats
$93 - $96
2-berth outside
$190 - $230
3-berth outside shower
$170 - $210

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