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Peloponnese is a large region and there are several ways for travelers to get around it and its cities both on land and by sea. One of the most obvious choices for this is car rental. This is now easier as there is a motorway directly from Athens Airport to Corinth and then either to Patra (dangerous motorway that) or to Tripolis meaning that you can reach Corinth in 1 hour and Tripoli in 2 hours from the airport. One of the excellent stops to a tour of the Peloponnesse is Loutraki, that is only 7 km away from Corinth and an hour drive from Athens airport. This is an excellent place to stop before or after a long flight and also a good place to explore the Peloponnesse whilst also taking advice of the local beach and facilities. Car rentals are also available at the Kalamata airport and at locations in Loutraki, Olympia and other smaller cities. Most car rental companies will provide you with maps of the region, and the roads in Peloponnese are fairly good.
Another land-based travel option is by bus. Regional bus companies based in Athens travel several routes throughout the region including Corinth, Argos, Pyrgos, Epidauros, and Nafplion. To get more information on the region's buses visit the KTEL information page.
Train service is available in some parts of Peloponnese, and taxis may also be a good option for those traveling within cities. The new Proastiakos Train leaves Athens Airports and arrives to Corinth in about one hour four times per day. One of the nicest train routes is the Diakofto to Kalabryta train. This is incredibly nice and not to be missed. Travel within cities may also be done by renting bikes or mopeds, both common in the area.
Getting around by sea to and from Peloponnese to some of the Greek islands is done by ferry boat or by hydrofoil, which is a high-speed, car-carrying ferry. Information about hydrofoil transport can be obtained by visiting the Hellenic Seaways website. For information on other of the region's ferries, call the port authority near the area where you are staying.