There are 4 ways to get from Chania to Zakynthos by car ferry, car, bus and ferry 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.

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Car ferry, drive  •  13 h 51 min

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

$89 - $208

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus and ferry  •  15 h 18 min

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

$72 - $185

2 alternative options

Bus and ferry  •  28 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Chania to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Zakynthos

$109 - $179

Fly  •  5 h 26 min

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

$110 - $540

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The cheapest way to get from Chania to Zakynthos is to car ferry and bus and ferry which costs 60€ - 160€ and takes 15 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chania to Zakynthos is to fly which costs 90€ - 460€ and takes 5 h 26 min.

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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 Thessaloniki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h.

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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 15 h 18 min and costs 60€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 13 h 51 min to get from Chania to Zakynthos, including transfers.

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Chania to Zakynthos bus services, operated by KTEL Chanion-Rethymnou S.A, depart from Chania station.

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There is no direct flight from Chania Airport to Zakinthos Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 55 min 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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Sky Express and Olympic Air 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: 13 h 51 min

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

Olympic Air and Sky Express fly from Chania to Zakynthos once daily.

Airlines
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Chania to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Chania to Zakinthos via Athens, Kefallinia
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Chania to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Bus operators
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 - $75
Schedules at
ktel-zakynthos.gr
Bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
ktel-zakynthos.gr
KTEL Chanion-Rethymnou S.A
Phone
2821 091288
Website
e-ktel.com
Bus and ferry from Chania to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
e-ktel.com
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Chania to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$75 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$65 - $80
CABIN A4 outside
$65 - $80
Economy
$39 - $45
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

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There are 1224+ hotels available in Zakynthos. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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

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