There are 11 ways to get from Zagreb to Patras by plane, bus, train, car ferry 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 to Preveza, bus  •  11 h 8 min

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

$162 - $788

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  36 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Zadar
  2. Take the car ferry from Zadar to Ancona 51
  3. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Patras

$118 - $298

9 alternative options

Fly to Athens, train, bus  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Athens (ATH) ZAG - ATH
  2. Take the train from Athens to Kiáto
  3. Take the bus from Kiáto to Patras

Fly to Kalamata, bus  •  13 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Kalamata (KLX) ZAG - KLX
  2. Take the bus from Kalamata to Patras

$176 - $704

Fly to Patrai  •  7 h 30 min

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

$170 - $522

Fly to Thessaloniki, train, bus  •  15 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Thessaloniki (SKG) ZAG - SKG
  2. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Lianokladi
  3. Take the bus from Lamia to Patras

$195 - $529

Train, bus FP Travel  •  24 h 28 min

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

$151 - $166

Train, bus via Таvanovce  •  24 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Belgrade
  2. Take the train from Beograd to Presevo AVE
  3. Take the bus from Таvanovce to Lamia
  4. Take the bus from Lamia to Patras

Bus Georg  •  25 h 15 min

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

$132 - $221

Bus via Budva  •  33 h 11 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

$125 - $154

Drive  •  14 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Patras 889.1 miles

$210 - $310

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

Croatia Airlines, TUIfly and Lufthansa fly from Zagreb to Patras 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zagreb to Patras via Sofia in around 25 h 15 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Zagreb to Preveza via Belgrade, Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Preveza via Zurich, Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,500
Flights from Zagreb to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Zagreb to Kalamata via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9 h 32 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Zagreb to Kalamata via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Zagreb to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Thessaloniki via Belgrade, Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $340
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Kalamata via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Zagreb to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Zagreb to Patrai via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Zagreb to Patrai via Munich, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Zagreb to Patrai via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Zagreb to Preveza via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Zagreb to Preveza via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zagreb to Preveza via Split, Rome
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Zagreb to Preveza via Zurich, Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Zagreb to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $340
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zagreb to Kalamata via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Zagreb to Preveza via Zurich, Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,500
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Zagreb to Preveza via Zurich, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Kiáto
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$8 - $10
First Class
$9 - $12
Train from Thessaloniki to Lianokladi
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$17 - $23
First Class
$22 - $29
Bus operators
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 - $26
Schedules at
ktelprevezas.gr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Kiáto to Patras
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Kalamata to Patras
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$33 - $38
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
KTEL Messinias
Phone
27210 28581
Website
ktelmessinias.gr
Bus from Kalamata to Patras
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
ktelmessinias.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
$22 - $26
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
FP Travel
Website
fptravel.gr
Bus from Belgrade to Lamia
Ave. Duration
13 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$99
Schedules at
fptravel.gr
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Таvanovce to Lamia
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
koronatravel.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
$100 - $140
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Union Ivkoni
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Posusje
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Posusje to Budva Zob
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
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 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $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
8 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Ferry operators
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Ancona to Patras
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$82 - $86
Airplane economy seats
$97 - $101
2-berth outside
$200 - $240
3-berth outside shower
$180 - $220

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zagreb and Patras is 966 km. The road distance is 1423 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zagreb to Patras is to bus which costs 750 kn - 950 kn and takes 33 h 11 min.

The quickest way to get from Zagreb to Patras is to fly which takes 7 h 30 min and costs 1.000 kn - 3.200 kn.

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.

It takes approximately 11 h 8 min to get from Zagreb to Patras, including transfers.