Patras ferries connect Greece with Italy, Kefalonia & Ionian Islands with crossings available to Brindisi, Ancona, Venice & Bari (in Italy), Sami (in Kefalonia) & Ithaka (in Ionian Islands). Patras Ferry crossings are operated by Grimaldi Lines, Minoan Lines, Anek Superfast, Kefalonian Lines & Ionian Group and depending on time of year you’ll find a choice of up to 10 ferry crossings daily.
There are up to 10 ferry crossings daily from Patras with sailing durations starting from 2 hours 45 minutes. Our Patras ferry summary provides a good guide but for the latest sailing information use our fare search.
Situated on the north west coast of the Peloponnese, Patras is the capital of western Greece and with its major ferry port provides the primary gateway for connecting Greece with Italy and Western Europe.
Patras consists of a passenger ferry port for handling sea traffic between Greece and other countries and also a commercial port.
Patras passenger ferry terminal is a modern facility of around 3000 m2 and features passenger lounges, a bar, various stores, the Duty Free stores and shipping agents.
Coming from Athens take the 8A motorway which runs directly to Patras.
Patras train station is located just a short walk from Patras Ferry Port. Frequent services go directly between Patras and Athens taking around 4 hours. Trains also run south to Kalamata.
There is a bus station only a short walk from Patras Ferry Port with regular departures from here to Athens and to other Greek destinations.
85 Othonos-Amalias St, Patras, Greece
If you’re looking to spend a night at or near Patras Ferry port before or after your trip or if you are looking for accommodation for your entire stay, please visit our Patras Accommodation page for the best accommodation prices and one of the largest selections available online!