There are 3 ways to get from Athens to Lefkáda by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Lefkáda

$35 - $50

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Lefkáda 224.6 miles

$50 - $80

Fly  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Preveza (PVK) ATH - PVK

$78 - $1,713

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to Lefkáda is to bus which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Lefkáda is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Lefkáda. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Athens and Lefkáda is 279 km. The road distance is 359.3 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Lefkáda without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 15 min and costs 30€ - 40€.

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The bus from Athens to Lefkáda takes 5 h 15 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Athens to Lefkáda bus services, operated by KTEL Lefkadas, depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Athens to Lefkáda is to bus which takes 5 h 15 min and costs 30€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 65€ - 1500€ and takes 7 h 4 min.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Lefkáda.
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  • Distance: 174.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 15 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Lefkáda, Greece?

KTEL Lefkadas operates a bus from Athens to Lefkáda 4 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min. Alternatively, Sky Express and Olympic Air fly from Athens to Lefkáda 4 times a week.

Airlines
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Preveza via Corfu
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to Preveza via Kefallinia
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Bus operators
KTEL Lefkadas
Phone
26450 22795
Email
info@ktel-lefkadas.gr
Website
ktel-lefkadas.gr
Bus from Athens to Lefkáda
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ktel-lefkadas.gr

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