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

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

Fly  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Zakinthos (ZTH) ATH - ZTH

$77 - $255

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Athens to Zakynthos

$30 - $70

2 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Patras to Zakynthos

$37 - $50

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Killini
  2. Take the car ferry from Killini, Greece to Zakynthos

$51 - $73

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Zakynthos is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 6 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Zakynthos is to fly which takes 2 h 36 min and costs 65€ - 220€.

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The distance between Athens and Zakynthos is 249 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Athens to Zakynthos, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Zakynthos. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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

Olympic Air and Sky Express fly from Athens to Zakynthos 3 times a day.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Zakinthos
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Zakinthos
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Bus operators
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
KTEL Zakythos
Phone
302695022255
Email
info@ktel-zakynthos.gr
Website
ktel-zakynthos.gr
Bus and ferry from Patras to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Schedules at
ktel-zakynthos.gr
Bus and ferry from Athens to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
ktel-zakynthos.gr
Ferry operators
Ionian Ferries
Website
ioniangroup.com
Car ferry from Killini, Greece to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
ioniangroup.com
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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
kefalonianlines.com

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