There are 7 ways to get from Zagreb to Patras by train, bus, car ferry, 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.

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Train, bus Siamos Tours  •  25 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Belgrade En
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Lamia
  3. Take the bus from Lamia to Patras

$97 - $136

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Bus Georg  •  25 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Pátra

$125 - $208

Train, bus via Veles  •  29 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Belgrade En
  2. Take the train from Beograd to Veles AVE
  3. Take the train from Veles to Bitola 541 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Florina to Larissa
  5. Take the bus from Larisa to Patras

Bus via Budva  •  33 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Posusje
  2. Take the bus from Posusje to Budva Zob
  3. Take the bus from Budva to Tirana
  4. Take the bus from Tiranë to Patra

$117 - $149

Bus, train, car ferry  •  38 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Trieste 427 / ...
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia Rv
  3. Take the car ferry from Venezia to Patras

$123 - $369

Drive  •  14 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Patras 889.1 miles

$210 - $310

Fly  •  13 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Patrai (GPA) ZAG - GPA

$164 - $510

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No, there is no direct bus from Zagreb to Patras. However, there are services departing from Zagreb and arriving at Pátra via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 15 min.

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The distance between Zagreb and Patras is 966 km. The road distance is 1422.5 km.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Patras without a car is to train and bus which takes 25 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 25 h 1 min to get from Zagreb to Patras, including transfers.

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Zagreb to Patras bus services, operated by Georg, depart from Zagreb station.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Patras is to bus which takes 25 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 13 h 28 min.

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There is no direct flight from Zagreb Airport to Patrai Airport. The quickest flight takes 15 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Zagreb to Patras bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Pátra station.

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Patras is 1 h ahead of Zagreb. It is currently 11:40 PM in Zagreb and 12:40 AM in Patras.

Yes, the driving distance between Zagreb to Patras is 1423 km. It takes approximately 14 h 36 min to drive from Zagreb to Patras.

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  • Distance: 603.8 miles
  • Duration: 25 h 1 min

What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Patras, Greece?

You can take a bus from Zagreb to Patras via Sofia in around 25 h 15 min. Alternatively, Austrian Airlines, Eurowings and four other airlines fly from Zagreb to Patras 3 times a day.

Airlines
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Zagreb to Patrai via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Zagreb to Patrai via Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Zagreb to Patrai via Zurich, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Zagreb to Patrai via Vienna, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Zagreb to Patrai via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Patrai via Vienna
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Zagreb to Patrai via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Train operators
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Veles to Bitola
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $29
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
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 Trieste Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $25
Bus operators
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Belgrade to Lamia
Ave. Duration
14 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
siamostours.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 - $24
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Zagreb to Sofia
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Union Ivkoni
KTEL Larisas
Phone
2410 567.600
Website
ktellarisas.gr
Bus from Florina to Larissa
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ktellarisas.gr
KTEL Florinas
Phone
2385 022 430
Website
ktelflorinas.gr
Bus from Florina to Larissa
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ktelflorinas.gr
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Larisa to Patras
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$36 - $42
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Posusje
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
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autoherc.getbybus.com
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Posusje
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Posusje to Budva Zob
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Zagreb Zob to Trieste Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
globtour.com
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Budva to Tirana
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Tiranë to Patra
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Autobusni kolodvor to Trieste Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
atvo.it
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Venezia to Patras
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$98 - $100
Aircraft-type seats
$118 - $121
2 bed inside cabin
$312 - $315
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320

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Eurowings, Swiss, Croatia Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Zagreb Airport to Patrai Airport.

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There are 158+ hotels available in Patras. Prices start at $43 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Zagreb Airport is to shuttle which takes 27 min and costs .

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