There are 6 ways to get from Catania to Kefalonia by plane, car ferry, train, night bus, bus and ferry or car

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 to Kefallinia  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Kefallinia (EFL) CTA - EFL

$110 - $700

Cheapest option

Fly to Zakinthos, car ferry  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Zakinthos (ZTH) CTA - ZTH
  2. Take the car ferry from Zakynthos to Pesada

$91 - $446

4 alternative options

Train, car ferry, night bus  •  26 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Messina to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Take the night bus from Villa S.Giovanni to Taranto Bus
  4. Take the train from Taranto to Brindisi Reg / ...
  5. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Sami, Kefalonia

Train, car ferry  •  30 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Aversa Ic
  2. Take the train from Caserta to Brindisi Fa
  3. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Sami, Kefalonia

$264 - $471

Bus and ferry, drive, car ferry  •  29 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Catania to Villa San Giovanni
  2. Drive from Villa San Giovanni to Bari
  3. Take the car ferry from Bari to Patras
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Pátra to Argostoli

$249 - $504

Train, car ferry, drive, bus and ferry  •  29 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Messina to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Drive from Villa San Giovanni to Bari
  4. Take the car ferry from Bari to Patras
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Pátra to Argostoli

$197 - $467

What companies run services between Catania, Italy and Kefalonia, Greece?

Volotea, easyJet and four other airlines fly from Catania to Kefalonia once daily.

Airlines
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Kefallinia via Naples
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Catania to Kefallinia via Venice
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Catania to Zakinthos via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Catania to Kefallinia via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Catania to Zakinthos via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Catania to Zakinthos via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Catania to Kefallinia via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Catania to Zakinthos via Geneva
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,400
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Catania to Zakinthos via Bratislava
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Catania to Zakinthos via Bologna
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Aversa
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Taranto to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $13
Bus operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night bus from Villa S.Giovanni to Taranto
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Catania to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
KTEL Kefallonia
Phone
2671022281
Email
transportation@ktelkefalonias.gr
Website
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Pátra to Argostoli
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Ferry operators
Ionion P. Lines
Phone
+30 26740-22111
Email
ionionplines@gmail.com
Website
ionionpelagos.com
Car ferry from Zakynthos to Pesada
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ionionpelagos.com
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $35
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$4
Car
$30 - $31
Red Star Ferries
Phone
+39.0831.575.654
Email
booking@seamedtrading.com
Website
albaniaferries.it
Car ferry from Brindisi to Sami, Kefalonia
Ave. Duration
13 h 6 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $230
Schedules at
albaniaferries.it
Deck
$95
Aircraft-type seats
$114
Inside Cabin 2 berths
$198
Outside Cabin 2 berths
$230
European Seaways
Phone
+30 210 9561630
Email
info@europeanseaways.com
Website
europeanseaways.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Kefallonia
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $200
Schedules at
europeanseaways.com
DECK
$88
AIRTYPE SEATS
$93
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$197
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Bari to Patras
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $290
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$99 - $101
Aircraft-type seats
$113 - $114
2 bed inside cabin
$282 - $283
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $280

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Catania to Kefalonia?

The distance between Catania and Kefalonia is 482 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Catania to Kefalonia?

The cheapest way to get from Catania to Kefalonia is to fly and car ferry which costs 70€ - 370€ and takes 7 h 1 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Catania to Kefalonia?

The quickest way to get from Catania to Kefalonia is to fly which takes 3 h 40 min and costs 95€ - 550€.

How long does it take to get from Catania to Kefalonia?

It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to fly from Catania (CTA) to Kefallinia (EFL), including transfers and time at the airport.