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There are 8 ways to get from Ancona to Zakynthos by train, plane, car ferry, car, bus and ferry, bus or night bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train to Rome, fly  •  17 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Falconara Marittima to Roma Termini
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Zakinthos (ZTH) FCO - ZTH

$128 - $487

Cheapest option

Night bus, car ferry  •  29 h 57 min

  1. Take the night bus from Ancona, Ancona to Bari N585
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Zakynthos

$97 - $211

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Fly from Ancona  •  10 h

  1. Fly from Ancona (AOI) to Zakinthos (ZTH) AOI - ZTH

$162 - $856

Train to Rome Ciampino, fly  •  14 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Falconara Marittima to Roma Termini
  2. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Zakinthos (ZTH) CIA - ZTH

$133 - $235

Car ferry, drive  •  20 h 14 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Igoumenitsa
  2. Drive from Igoumenitsa to Killini
  3. Take the car ferry from Killini to Zakynthos

$120 - $390

Bus and ferry, bus  •  22 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Athens - KTEL Kifisou
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Athens to Zakynthos

$163 - $260

Train, car ferry  •  22 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Brindisi Fb / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Zakynthos

$155 - $343

Train, car ferry Ventouris Ferries  •  28 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Bari Centrale Fb / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Zakynthos

$124 - $242

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ancona to Zakynthos is to night bus and car ferry which costs 80€ - 190€ and takes 29 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ancona to Zakynthos is to fly which costs 140€ - 750€ and takes 10 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ancona to Zakynthos. However, there are services departing from Ancona and arriving at Zakynthos via Igoumenitsa and Athens. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 24 min.

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The distance between Ancona and Zakynthos is 897 km.

The best way to get from Ancona to Zakynthos without a car is to bus and ferry and bus which takes 22 h 24 min and costs 140€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 17 h 25 min to get from Ancona to Zakynthos, including transfers.

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Ancona to Zakynthos bus services, operated by Portokalidis Tours, depart from Ancona station.

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There is no direct flight from Rome Airport to Zakinthos Airport. The quickest flight takes 13 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Ancona to Zakynthos bus services, operated by KTEL Zakythos, arrive at Zakynthos station.

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Zakynthos is 1 h ahead of Ancona. It is currently 8:41 PM in Ancona and 9:41 PM in Zakynthos.

Map of how to get from Ancona to Zakynthos.
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  • Distance: 560.8 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 25 min

What companies run services between Ancona, Italy and Zakynthos, Greece?

Lufthansa, Eurowings and six other airlines fly from Ancona to Zakynthos twice daily.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Rome to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 22 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Ancona to Zakinthos via Munich, Athens
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Rome to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Ancona to Zakinthos via Munich, Athens
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Ancona to Zakinthos via Munich, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Ancona to Zakinthos via Munich, Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Zakinthos via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ancona to Zakinthos via Munich, Geneva
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,500
Flights from Ancona to Zakinthos via Munich, Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ancona to Zakinthos via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Zakinthos via Budapest, Vienna
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,600
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Zakinthos via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Zakinthos via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Ancona to Zakinthos via Munich, Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Ancona to Zakinthos via Munich, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Zakinthos via Manchester
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,900
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Zakinthos via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Falconara Marittima to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
KTEL Thesprotias
Phone
2665 0 22309
Email
info@ktel-thesprotias.gr
Website
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Athens - KTEL Kifisou
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
ktel-thesprotias.gr
KTEL Zakythos
Phone
302695022255
Email
info@ktel-zakynthos.gr
Website
ktel-zakynthos.gr
Bus and ferry from Athens to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
ktel-zakynthos.gr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Ancona, Ancona to Bari
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Ancona to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$60 - $70
Airplane economy seats
$70 - $85
2-berth outside
$160 - $190
3-berth outside shower
$130 - $170
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Ancona to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$95
Aircraft-type seats
$109
2 bed inside cabin
$275
3 bed outside cabin
$230 - $270
Ionian Group
Phone
00302695025403
Email
info@ioniangroup.com
Website
ioniangroup.com
Car ferry from Killini to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $35
Schedules at
ioniangroup.com
Passenger
$11
Car
$34
Kefalonian Lines Shipping Company
Phone
+30 210 9515100
Email
info@kefalonianlines.com
Website
kefalonianlines.com
Car ferry from Killini, Greece to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
kefalonianlines.com
Red Star Ferries
Phone
+39.0831.575.654
Email
booking@seamedtrading.com
Website
albaniaferries.it
Car ferry from Brindisi to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Schedules at
albaniaferries.it
Deck
$101
Aircraft-type seats
$120
Inside Cabin 2 berths
$209
Outside Cabin 2 berths
$242
European Seaways
Phone
+30 210 9561630
Email
info@europeanseaways.com
Website
europeanseaways.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Schedules at
europeanseaways.com
DECK
$92
AIRTYPE SEATS
$98
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$208
Ventouris Ferries
Phone
+30 210 4828001
Email
booking@ventourisferries.com
Website
ventourisferries.com
Car ferry from Bari to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
22 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Schedules at
ventourisferries.com
DECK
$69
AIRTYPE SEATS
$75
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$156

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Aegean Airlines, Alitalia and Olympic Air offer flights from Rome Airport to Zakinthos Airport.

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There are 1013+ hotels available in Zakynthos. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ancona to Ancona Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs 1€ - 4€.

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