By rail (from Athens)
Railway Station of Athens: 3624402-5131601-5131145
Railway Station Of Patra:(061) 221311- 277441-273694
In spite of the construction of the bridge, crossing the strait on board of a ferryboat is a common practice as it is cheaper than the bridge fee.
I recommend Superfast Ferries if you are taking a ship from Italy.
Great service, reasonable prices and they really do go super fast!
In Patras you can find ferries to many destinations.
Here is a very useful link for ferries: schedules, prices, companies...
B u s services from Patras to Athens (journey time 3 hours) depart every hour.
Also regular services to Cephalonia, Ithaca and Igoumenitsa.
Regular t r a i n services to Athens and major cities.
With car or motorcycle. Always bus available!
The best way to get around Patrai is one! MOTORBIKE!
Papaki or Vespa!
Trast me i know!
By ship (timetables at http://www.paleologos.gr/) or by bus (timetables at http://www.ktel.org/).
By bus (timetables at http://www.ktel.org/).