PATRAS - ATHENS | ferry / train connection
Journey time: 4h (but a nice route)
PATRA (ΠΑΤΡΑ) - ATHENS or ATHINA (AΘΗΝΑ)
Note: the trains are replaced by OSE buses on the part Patras to Kiato!
Departure every 30 minutes. Journey time: 2:30h. The main bus terminal
is just outside the PATRAS port entrance
The bus terminal in ATHENS
is Kifisos Intercity Bus Station
There are express and normal buses.
Fare: ~ EUR 15 (one-way).
Train | Departure | Arrival
The basics are that all 3-digit trains are the normal slow trains and the 2-digit trains are IC trains (Attention: EUR 6-28 of supplements!).
Greece trains are often not in time! Calculate some extra time!
The station close to Athens is called Kiato
. There you move from the normal train to suburbian train (just from one platform to the other).
Train fare with NO InterRail Pass: ~18 EUR
Update: Nov 2016