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Where is Patrai

Patrai, also known as Patras, is the third-largest city in Greece and the capital of the Achaea regional unit. It is situated in the northern part of the Peloponnese peninsula, along the Gulf of Patras, which is an extension of the Ionian Sea. The city is strategically located, serving as an important transportation hub with a major port connecting the western part of Greece with the Ionian Islands and Italy.

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Patrai Location Map, Greece

Geographic regionPeloponnese
Administrative regionWestern Greece
Regional unitAchaia
GovernmentMayor-council government
Coordinates38°15′N 21°44′E
Area334.9 km2 (129.3 sq mi)
Highest elevation10 m (30 ft)
Lowest elevation0 m (0 ft)
Population 215,922
DemonymPatrinos [el] (Greek: Πατρινός)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal codes26x xx
Vehicle registrationΑXx, ΑZx, AOx, AYx
Patron saintSaint Andrew (30 November)