PATRAS - ATHENS | ferry / train connectionTRAIN
Journey time: 4h (but a nice route)PATRA (ΠΑΤΡΑ) - ATHENS or ATHINA (AΘΗΝΑ) Schedules 2013: http://www.raildude.com/en/train-connec ... greece/978
Note: the trains are replaced by OSE buses on the part Patras to Kiato!BUS
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).Older information:Train | Departure | Arrival
309 03:12 06:58
11 05:30 08:58
301 07:10 10:58
21 10:34 14:00
303 12:10 15:58
23 14:35 18:01
305 17:07 20:58
307 18:06 21:58
25 19:37 23:03
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 Information PATRAS
: http://www.raildude.com/en/patras/city/l/10560Update: Sep 2013