KTEL - Bus timetables
Long distance and local busses.

Old KTEL-Bus

The timetables:
From Athens, Patras, Kalamata to Stoupa, Agios Nikolaos, Kardamyli, Mani, Peloponnese, Greece.

The public (intercity) buses (KTEL) in Greece are organized regionally or by administrative districts. Therefore, a national schedule is not available.
Links to all local companies can be found on ktelbus.gr. On the websites of the individual regions you will then find the bus schedules (eg. ktelmessinias.gr)
For more information on timetables, please inquire directly with the provider.

From Athens airport you can take the X93 transfer bus which will bring you to the main bus terminal (Kiffisou Blvd.).
This trip takes roughly 1 hour, the cost is about 5.-- EUR and the timetable can be found on the OASA website.

Athens-Kalamata and vice versa

KTEL Bus Schedule from Kalamata to Athens

Time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
05:00 Quick
06:30 Regular
08:00 Express
10:15 Regular*
12:00 Express
13:30 Quick (through Isthmos)
15:00 Regular*
16:30 Express
18:30 Regular
20:30 Express
*15 minutes pause

KTEL Bus Schedule from Athens to Kalamata

Time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
06:30 Regular
07:30 Regular*
08:00 Express
09:15 Regular
10:30 Express
12:15 Regular
13:30 Express
15:00 Regular
16:30 Express
18:00 Regular
19:30 Express
(Saturdays Normal)
21:00 Regular
*15 minutes pause

Location of the bus station in AthensLarger map...

Kalamata - Itilo
Passing Stoupa VERY roughly ~60 minutes after departure

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
04:45 X X X X X
07:00* X X X X X X X
13:00 X X X X X X
18:00* X X X X X X X
* till Agios Nikon (no Areopolis/Gythion connection)

Itilo - Kalamata
Passing Stoupa VERY roughly 45 to 60 minutes after departure from Itilo and about 30 to 45 minutes when departing from Ag. Nikon

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
07:00 X X X X X
09:45*# X X X X X X X
15:15 X X X X X X
19:45* X X X X X X X
* departing from Agios Nikon # with connection to Athens - ** departure 15:30 from Ag. Nikon

Busses from Kalamata to Patras and vice versa at 8:30 and 16:00

More schedules of the Messinian bus services you can find at http://www.ktelmessinias.gr/. Shedule downloads at the bottom of the page...
Online bookings for bus tickets Athens to Kalamata and vice versa! For a small fee we can book the tickets for you.
If all this looks too inconvenient to you, have a look at our taxi service!

Location of the bus station in KalamataLarger map...