Patras Suburban Railway
Important update: From 17.03.2020 and until further notice, due to the special circumstances of restrictions on travel, the Patra-Kato Achaia routes have been suspended and significant modifications have been made to the suburban Patras bus connections.
For more information about the itineraries, please visit TRAINOSE website (www.trainose.gr) or contact 14511 or address Patras and Rio Stations.
The itineraries are posted at the bottom of the page.
The Patras Suburban Railway runs every hour daily, from 6:23 in the morning until 23:23 in the evening. It connects the city’s two ends, from Agios Andreas to Rio and Agios Vasileios, offering a fast and comfortable transportation by-passing the city’s traffic.
From Saturday 29.02.2020 Patras Suburban Railway extends its service from/to Kato Achaia.
Also, in cooperation with external partner, with integrated tickets and cards at low prices, the Suburban service carries passengers fast and affordably to the Hospital of Rio and the University of Patras, by transfer at Kastellokampos, facilitating thus the daily commute of students, workers and travellers.
Tickets and Multiple journey cards
- For the next period, Trainose S.A. applies an affordable ticket price of 1,4€ (discounted ticket 1,00€), valid for any transportation of the same direction, within one, two or three of the following zones:
A’ zone: Agios Vasileios – Agios Andreas
B’ zone: Patra/Agios Andreas – Tsoukaleika
C’ zone: Tsoukaleika – Kato Achaia
The discounted ticket is valid for students, pupils, children (4 – 12 years old), young people (12-24 years old), multi members family, adults (+65 years old).
- The following price table is valid only for transportation within A’ zone (Agios Vasileios – Agios Andreas)
|Multiple Journey Card||Price €|
|Multiple Trips Monthly Card||25.00|
|Discounted Multiple Trips Monthly Card, valid for students, pupils, children (4-12 years old), young people (12-24 years old), adults (+65 years old), disabled, multi- member families.||15.00|
|Multiple Trips Annual Card||240.00|
|Discounted Multiple Trips Annual Card, valid for for students, pupils, children (4-12 years old), young people (12-24 years old), adults (+65 years old),disabled, multi- member families.||120.00|
- Travel free of charge for children up to the age of 4.
- Return tickets are double the one way ticket price
- There is an option to purchase a 6-month and a 3-month multiple journey card (regular and discount).
Issuing ticket or Multiple Journey Card
Passengers, who wish to issue multiple journey cards for traveling by Patras’ Suburban Railway or electronic tickets for traveling by TRAINOSE’s trains in Greece, are kindly requested to contact the sales points at Patras’ and Rio’s railway stations.
Passengers, who wish to travel by Patras Suburban Railway, are able to obtain their tickets from Patras, Kato Achaia and Rio railway stations, as well from co-operating sales points as referred below:
|Agios Andreas||Kiosk||Korinthou 334|
|Agios Andreas||Kiosk||Korinthou and Smirnis|
|Agios Andreas||Kiosk||Trion Navarhon and Maizonos|
|Agios Andreas||Kiosk||Vouth Square|
|Agios Andreas||Kiosk||Agiou Ioannou Pratsika & Araxou|
|Ayia||Kiosk||Agiou Konstantinou 68|
|Bozaitika||Mini-market||Digeni Akrita 34|
|Bozaitika||Bakery-Candy shop||Panepistimiou & Nestoros 1|
|Bozaitika||Gift Shop||Highway Patras-Athens 158|
|Panahaiki||Kiosk||Ellinos Stratioti & Lefkosias|
|Agios Vasileios||Mini-market||A. Papandreou 120|
|Agios Vasileios||Mini-market||Agiou Vasileiou 14|
|Rio||Mini-market||Megalou Alexandrou 1|
|Rio||Kiosk||near the Town Hall|
|Rio||Kiosk||near the Hospital|
|Antheias||Kiosk||Antheias & Efdimou|
|Ities||Kiosk||Akti Dimeon 126|
|Patra beach||Mini-market||Martiou 25th|
|Mindilogli||Restaurant Le Coq||Patras-Pyrgos Hihgway 3|
|Vrachneika||busybee-SNACK BAR||Patras-Pyrgos Hihgway 177|
|Tsoukaleika||Mini-market-Cafeteria||Patras-Pyrgos Hihgway 588|
|Alyssos||Restaurant||19 km Patras-Pyrgos Hihgway|
|Kato Achaia||Kiosk||Papagiannopoulou sqr|
|Kato Achaia||Mini-market||Patras-Pyrgos Hihgway 29|
Due to the infrastructure projects, rail transport on the line ” Ag. Vasileios – Rio” has been replaced by a bus from 26.03.2019 as follows:
- Ag. Vasileios-Kastelokampos: The bus departs every hour at xx:45, first bus 06:45-last bus 22:45
- Kastelokampos-Ag. Vasileios: The bus departs every hour at xx:05, first bus 07:00-last bus 23:00
A presentation of either a valid ticket or a monthly multiple journey card (both valid for travelling by Patras’ Suburban Railway), is necessary for boarding the bus.