There are 6 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Patras by bus, train, 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 KTEL Achaias  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Patras

$50 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus KTEL Aitoloakarnanias  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Náfpaktos

$30 - $75

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Λειανοκλάδι Θεσσαλονίκη - Αθήνα
  2. Take the bus from Lamia to Patras

$38 - $47

Drive  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Patras 295.1 miles

$70 - $110

Fly to Preveza, bus  •  10 h 41 min

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

$119 - $627

Fly to Ioannina, bus  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Ioannina (IOA) SKG - IOA
  2. Take the bus from Ioannina to Patras

$208 - $753

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thessaloniki to Patras is to train and bus which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 7 h 28 min.

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

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Patras is 286 km. The road distance is 472.2 km.

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

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

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

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

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Preveza via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Thessaloniki to Preveza via Mytilini, Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Thessaloniki to Ioannina via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
TUS Airways Ltd
Website
tusairways.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Preveza via Larnaca
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $2,400
Flights from Thessaloniki to Ioannina via Larnaca
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,500
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Preveza via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Thessaloniki to Ioannina via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Λειανοκλάδι
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$17 - $22
First Class
$21 - $28
Bus operators
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Patras
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Patras
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Lamia to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
KTEL Aitoloakarnanias
Phone
26410-54444
Website
ktelaitol.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Náfpaktos
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $70
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
KTEL Prevezas
Phone
26820 22213
Email
info@ktelprevezas.gr
Website
ktelprevezas.gr
Bus from Aktio to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
ktelprevezas.gr
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Patras
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr

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