How to move around Kalavryta?

Kalavryta is a popular winter destination, mainly because of the ski centre on the slopes of Mount Helmos. It is also worldwide known for its rich historical past and the massacre that took place in 1943, when German troops tortured and executed the vast majority of the residents.
Here you can find out how you can easily explore Kalavryta and reach any of the surrounding locations as well.

Don't forget to get informed about how to get to Kalavryta in order to optimize your travel.

Public buses

KTEL buses connect Kalavryta with Patra and Aigio. You can reach nearby villages as well, if you take another bus from these bus stations. Find more specific information about timetables and itineraries on

Taxis and private transfers

A taxi is definitely a choice that offers you easy and fast transfer to your destination.
You can find a taxi in any central spot, however you can also book a taxi by calling on 0030 697 300 3203 or 0030 26920 22127.

Car and motorbike rentals

With a car or motorcycle, you can explore a region at your own pace and gain access to the most secluded spots! In case you don't have your own vehicle, it is an excellent idea to rent one for your sightseeing trips!
Notice that you may find no car rental agencies near Kalavryta. Most of them are spotted in Patra and in Gythio.

Cog Train

When you visit Kalavryta, you should definitely go on a small trip with the rack railway, popularly known as Odontotos. It travels through the magnificent natural environment of Vouraikos Gorge and covers a distance of 22 kilometers between Diakofto and Kalavryta. This train started operating in the late 19th century.
You can find further information on

Nearby destinations and points of interest

Kalavryta is located close to many other locations of Peloponnese that you might want to visit. Especially if you have your own private vehicle, you should not miss the chance to go on a small road trip and have a taste of the surrounding area! Among others, some of the most popular spots nearby are the following:
Aigio: 50 km
Xylokastro: 72,6 km
Tripolis: 86 km
Patra: 87 km



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