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There are 3 ways to get from Patras to Thessaloniki by bus or car

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Recommended option

Bus KTEL Achaias  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Patras to Thessaloniki

$50 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus KTEL Aitoloakarnanias  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Náfpaktos to Thessaloniki

$30 - $75

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Patras to Thessaloniki 295.2 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Patras to Thessaloniki is to bus which costs 45€ - 55€ and takes 6 h.

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The quickest way to get from Patras to Thessaloniki is to drive which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 4 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Patras and arriving at Thessaloniki. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

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The distance between Patras and Thessaloniki is 286 km. The road distance is 472.3 km.

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The best way to get from Patras to Thessaloniki without a car is to bus which takes 6 h and costs 45€ - 55€.

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The bus from Patras to Thessaloniki takes 6 h including transfers and departs three times a day.

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

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Patras to Thessaloniki bus services, operated by KTEL Achaias, arrive at Thessaloniki station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Patras to Thessaloniki is 472 km. It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to drive from Patras to Thessaloniki.

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There are 980+ hotels available in Thessaloniki. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Patras to Thessaloniki.
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  • Distance: 178.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

What companies run services between Patras, Greece and Thessaloniki, Greece?

KTEL Achaias operates a bus from Patras to Thessaloniki 3 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $60 and the journey takes 6 h.

Bus operators
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
KTEL Aitoloakarnanias
Phone
26410-54444
Website
ktel-aitolnias.gr
Bus from Náfpaktos to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $70
Schedules at
ktel-aitolnias.gr

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