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Neápoli A small, undistinguished port at the southern foot of the Peloponnese, with occasional ferry connections to Dhiakoftí on Kýthira, and frequent local boats to the islet of Elafónissos. Pátra (Patras) Pátra is the major port of the Peloponnese, and the main jump-off for Italy and most of the Ionian Islands. The easiest access from Athens is on the train (4hr), since Pátra station is right by the boat terminals. The city Rafína Another small port near Athens (easily accessible by bus from city or airport).
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It’s a somewhat unenticing place to stay, though if you get stuck the Lido at Paleológou 15 (T25510 28808) represents by far the best budget-hotel value. Astakós This small port on the western mainland has a daily ferry to Kefaloniá, weekly to Itháki. Astakós is rarely busy but has few places to stay – buses from Athens tend to dovetail with ferry departures, around noon. Igoumenítsa Many ferries from Italy call at Igoumenítsa, stopping at Corfu en route. There are regular shuttles across to Corfu, both to the main town and to Lefkími in the south, plus one or two daily services to Paxí.