There are 4 ways to get from Athens to Itháki by bus and ferry, car ferry, bus, car or plane

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

Bus and ferry, car ferry  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Athens to Sami
  2. Take the car ferry from Sami to Pissaetos

$37 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Astakós
  2. Take the car ferry from Astakós to Pissaetos

$28 - $41

2 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Astakós
  2. Take the car ferry from Astakós to Pissaetos

$55 - $81

Fly, car ferry, bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Kefallinia (EFL) ATH - EFL
  2. Take the car ferry from Sami to Pissaetos
  3. Take the bus from Pisaetós to Vathi Itháki

$114 - $312

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Itháki is to bus and car ferry which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 8 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Itháki is to drive and car ferry which takes 4 h 56 min and costs 45€ - 70€.

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The distance between Athens and Itháki is 266 km.

It takes approximately 8 h 19 min to get from Athens to Itháki, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Athens to Itháki. However, you can take the bus and ferry to Sami, take the walk to Sami, take the car ferry to Pissaetos, take the walk to Pisaetós, then take the bus to Vathi Itháki. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Athens to Itháki via Astakós, Astakós, Pissaetos, and Pisaetós in around 8 h 56 min.

Airlines
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Kefallinia
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Kefallinia
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Bus operators
KTEL Kefallonia
Phone
2671022281
Email
transportation@ktelkefalonias.gr
Website
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Athens to Sami
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus from Pisaetós to Vathi Itháki
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
KTEL Aitoloakarnanias
Phone
26410-54444
Website
ktelaitol.gr
Bus from Athens to Astakós
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
Ferry operators
Ionion P. Lines
Phone
+30 26740-22111
Email
ionionplines@gmail.com
Website
ionionpelagos.com
Car ferry from Sami to Pissaetos
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
ionionpelagos.com
Car ferry from Astakós to Pissaetos
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
ionionpelagos.com

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