PATRAS PORT 200kl from Athens departures to Italy
The City of Patras is the capital of western Greece and as a major port, it constitutes the primary gateway of Greece to Italy and Western Europe. Patras situated on the northwest coast of the Peloponnese, between the Gulfs of Corinth and Patras. Built on a strategic seaside location, within a short distance from the coasts of Aitoloakarnania, very close to Ionian Islands and just a few hours away from Italy. With only 220 km from Athens, Patras can be the starting point for the visiting of the most important archaelogical sites of Greece (Olympia, Delphi, Epidavros, Mycenae, Mistras.
HOW TO GET TO PATRAS PORT
By train: From the train station in Athens (220km) with the Greek Railway Organization : www.ose.gr
By bus: From Thessaloniki (490km) and Athens (220km) with buses from Central Bus Station of Achaia (KTEL) www.ktel.org
The suburban (KTEL) bus station of Patra is located 300m from the main entrance to the port; more specifically at Othonos Amalias Road. The call center of the suburban bus station is (+30 2610) 623888.