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How do I get to Patra?

BusBus direct Athenes - Patras

Tuesday 21 May, 18, Airport El. Venizelos exit to Air France arrival

Patra is located 216 kilometres west of Athens, on the north-western coast of Peloponnese, at the foot of the Panachaiko mountain and on the coast of the Gulf of Patra. Patra is connected to Sterea Ellada by the Rio-Antirio Bridge.

By Car:
From Athens via the Korinthos/Patra National Road

Driving from Athens take the Korinthos/Patra National Road. Upon entering Patra (1st exit after the tolls), stay on the right lane that heads to the Centre of Patra, Port. The distance from Athens to Patra is approximately 216 kilometres.

From the Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos

Upon leaving the Athens International Airport drive along the "Attiki Odos" headed to Elefsina. Upon exiting the "Attiki Odos" highway you find yourselves on the national road towards Korinthos/Patra. If you wish to travel by public transport from the Athens International Airport, board the Express Line bus E93 from outside the airport's main building (gates 4-5) and get off at the Kifisos Interurban Bus Station.

By Bus:

Patra is connected to almost the entire Greek territory by interurban buses (KTEL).
In Athens the buses depart from the Kifisos Bus Station. From there you can board buses that go directly to Patra every half hour between 05:00 - 22:00.

For more information:
Peloponnese KTEL: Kifisou 100, Athens Tel : 210 5124911
Patra KTEL:2610 623887

Keynote speakers

Prof. Maria Malikiossi-Loizos

Dr. Nikos Sideris

Prof. Jacqueline Barnes

Prof. Ingrid Pramling Samuelsson

Prof. Jordi Garreta Bochaca

Prof. Bernard Terrisse

Prof. Loïc Chalmel


Department of Educational Science and Early Childhood Education