There are 10 ways to get from Patras to Rome by bus, train, plane, car ferry, bus and 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.

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Bus, train to Athens, fly to Rome  •  9 h 20 min

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

$87 - $291

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Bus, train to Athens, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  9 h 6 min

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

$58 - $229

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Car ferry to Brindisi, fly to Rome  •  20 h 31 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Patras to Brindisi
  2. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Rome (FCO) BDS - FCO

$76 - $241

Bus, train to Athens, fly to Naples, train  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Patra to Kiato
  2. Take the train from Kiato to Kato Acharnai
  3. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Naples (NAP) ATH - NAP
  4. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini

$115 - $391

Bus, train to Thessaloniki, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Patras to Lamia
  2. Take the train from Lianokladi to Thessaloniki
  3. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) SKG - CIA

$72 - $214

Bus, bus and ferry Portokalidis Tours  •  19 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Patras to Ioannina
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ioannina to Ancona
  3. Take the bus from Ancona to Rome Tiburtina

$150 - $220

Car ferry, train  •  22 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Patras to Bari
  2. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Roma Termini Fa

$190 - $393

Car ferry, night train  •  25 h 34 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Patras to Brindisi
  2. Take the night train from Brindisi to Roma Termini Icn

$103 - $172

Bus, bus and ferry Florentia Bus  •  29 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Patra to Fier
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Fier to Rome Tiburtina

$121 - $156

Car ferry, drive  •  23 h 38 min

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

$140 - $371

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Patras to Rome is to bus and train and fly which costs 50€ - 200€ and takes 9 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Patras to Rome is to bus and train and fly which costs 50€ - 200€ and takes 9 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Patras to Rome. However, there are services departing from Patras and arriving at Rome Tiburtina via Ioannina and Ancona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 49 min.

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The distance between Patras and Rome is 884 km.

The best way to get from Patras to Rome without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 19 h 49 min and costs 120€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 20 min to get from Patras to Rome, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Patras to Rome bus services, operated by Prima Linee, arrive at Rome Tiburtina station.

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Rome is 1 h behind Patras. It is currently 9:40 PM in Patras and 8:40 PM in Rome.

Map of how to get from Patras to Rome.
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  • Distance: 552.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 20 min

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

There is no direct connection from Patras to Rome. However, you can take the bus to Kiato, take the train to Kato Acharnai, take the train to Athens International Airport, take the walk to Athens airport, fly to Rome, take the walk to Fiumicino Aeroporto, then take the train to Rome. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Kiato, take the train to Kato Acharnai, take the train to Athens International Airport, take the walk to Athens airport, fly to Rome Ciampino, take the walk to Ciampino, then take the train to Rome.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Athens to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Athens to Rome via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Brindisi to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Athens to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Athens to Rome via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Brindisi to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Athens to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Brindisi to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $170
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $230
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rome Ciampino via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$29 - $230
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from Athens to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Rome via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
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
Train from Lianokladi to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$17 - $22
First Class
$21 - $28
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 Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bari Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Intercity

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
Night train from Brindisi to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Patras to Lamia
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Patras to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ioannina to Ancona
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Prima Linee
Phone
0733.818638
Website
primalinee.com
Bus from Ancona to Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
romamarchelinee.it
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 Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
20 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Ferry operators
Grimaldi Lines
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
$94 - $95
Aircraft-type seats
$107 - $108
2 bed inside cabin
$267 - $269
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $270
Car ferry from Patras to Ancona
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$99
Aircraft-type seats
$116
2 bed inside cabin
$300
3 bed outside cabin
$250 - $300

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