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There are 5 ways to get from Chania to Zakynthos by car ferry, car, bus and ferry, bus, plane or shuttle

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

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Car ferry, drive  •  13h 54m

  1. Take the car ferry from Chania to Piraeus
  2. Drive from Piraeus to Killini
  3. Take the car ferry from Killini to Zakynthos

$88 - $206

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus and ferry  •  15h 32m

  1. Take the car ferry from Chania to Piraeus
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Athens to Zakynthos

$71 - $178

3 alternative options

Bus and ferry, bus  •  23h 8m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Chania to Lamia
  2. Take the bus from Lamia to Athens
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Athens to Zakynthos

$107 - $156

Fly from Chania  •  14h 21m

  1. Fly from Chania (CHQ) to Zakinthos (ZTH) CHQ - ZTH

$110 - $537

Private transfer to Heraklion, fly  •  12h 26m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Chania to Irakleion Airport
  2. Fly from Heraklion (HER) to Zakinthos (ZTH) HER - ZTH

$318 - $706

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chania to Zakynthos is to car ferry and bus and ferry which costs 60€ - 160€ and takes 15h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Chania to Zakynthos is to Private transfer and fly which costs 270€ - 650€ and takes 12h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chania to Zakynthos. However, there are services departing from Chania and arriving at Zakynthos via Lamia, Στ.Υπεαρ/Κων Λιοσιων and Athens. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 8m.

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The distance between Chania and Zakynthos is 377 km.

The best way to get from Chania to Zakynthos without a car is to car ferry and bus and ferry which takes 15h 32m and costs 60€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 13h 54m to get from Chania to Zakynthos, including transfers.

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Chania to Zakynthos bus services, operated by KTEL Fthiotidos, depart from Chania station.

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There is no direct flight from Chania Airport to Zakinthos Airport. The quickest flight takes 12h 35m and has one stopover.

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

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Transavia France, Eurowings, Olympic Air and two other airlines offer flights from Chania Airport to Zakinthos Airport.

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Map of how to get from Chania to Zakynthos.
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  • Distance: 235.3 miles
  • Duration: 13h 54m

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

Olympic Air, Sky Express and five other airlines fly from Chania to Zakynthos 5 times a day.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Chania to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
12h 17m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Heraklion to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
10h 42m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Chania to Zakinthos via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Chania to Zakinthos via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Heraklion to Zakinthos via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Chania to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Heraklion to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Chania to Zakinthos via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Chania to Zakinthos via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Heraklion to Zakinthos via Prague
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Heraklion to Zakinthos via Rome
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Heraklion to Zakinthos via Naples
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Bus operators
KTEL Zakythos
Phone
302695022255
Email
info@ktel-zakynthos.gr
Website
ktel-zakynthos.gr
Bus and ferry from Athens to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
ktel-zakynthos.gr
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus and ferry from Chania to Lamia
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Lamia to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
B&S Transfers
Phone
+30 697 32 04 923
Email
info@crete-taxi-service.com
Website
crete-taxi-service.com
Shuttle from Chania to Irakleion Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$160 - $380
Schedules at
crete-taxi-service.com
Luxurious Taxi
$167
Minivan
$277
Minibus
$374
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Chania to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$75 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$65 - $80
CABIN A4 outside
$65 - $80
Economy
$38 - $44
Ionian Group
Phone
00302695025403
Email
info@ioniangroup.com
Website
ioniangroup.com
Car ferry from Killini to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
1h
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
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
kefalonianlines.com

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The best way to get from Chania to Chania Airport is to Private transfer which takes 30m and costs 25€ - 100€.

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