There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Zakynthos by plane, bus and ferry, car ferry, train, bus 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 Zakinthos  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Zakinthos (ZTH) FRA - ZTH

$196 - $776

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 8 h

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

$126 - $226

6 alternative options

Fly to Kefallinia, bus and ferry, car ferry  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Kefallinia (EFL) FRA - EFL
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Argostoli to Kyllíni
  3. Take the car ferry from Killini to Zakynthos

$198 - $610

Fly to Patrai, car ferry  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Patrai (GPA) FRA - GPA
  2. Take the car ferry from Killini to Zakynthos

$191 - $521

Train, car ferry  •  35 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brindisi Fb
  5. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Zakynthos

$338 - $687

Train, bus, bus and ferry  •  38 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Limburg Süd Ice
  2. Take the bus from Limburg Süd Station to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Zakynthos

$188 - $321

Bus, carferry  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Bari N422
  2. Take the carferry from Bari to Zakynthos

$211 - $376

Drive, carferry, car ferry  •  30 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Ancona
  2. Take the carferry from Ancona to Igoumenitsa
  3. Drive from Igoumenitsa to Killini
  4. Take the car ferry from Killini to Zakynthos

$284 - $633

Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Zakynthos is 1679 km.

The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Zakynthos without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 35 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Zakynthos, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Zakinthos Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Zakynthos is 1 h ahead of Frankfurt Airport (FRA). It is currently 2:44 PM in Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and 3:44 PM in Zakynthos.

Condor Flugdienst, Swiss, Austrian Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Zakinthos Airport.

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There are 1054+ hotels available in Zakynthos. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Zakynthos.
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  • Distance: 1049.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 21 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Zakynthos, Greece?

Condor Flugdienst, Austrian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Zakynthos once daily.

Airlines
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Zakinthos
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Kefallinia via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Kefallinia via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Kefallinia via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Kefallinia via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Zakinthos via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Zakinthos via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Frankfurt to Kefallinia via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Patrai
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Limburg Süd
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
KTEL Kefallonia
Phone
+30 26710 22281
Email
info@ktelkefalonias.gr
Website
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Argostoli to Kyllíni
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Limburg Süd Station to Skopje
Ave. Duration
22 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Schedules at
ms.mk
KTEL Zakythos
Phone
302695022255
Email
info@ktel-zakynthos.gr
Website
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
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Bari
Ave. Duration
24 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Frankfurt to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
46 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ferry operators
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
Red Star Ferries
Phone
+39.0831.575.654
Email
booking@seamedtrading.com
Website
albaniaferries.it
Car ferry from Brindisi to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Schedules at
albaniaferries.it
Deck
$101
Aircraft-type seats
$120
Inside Cabin 2 berths
$209
Outside Cabin 2 berths
$242
European Seaways
Phone
+30 210 9561630
Email
info@europeanseaways.com
Website
europeanseaways.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Schedules at
europeanseaways.com
DECK
$92
AIRTYPE SEATS
$98
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$208
Ventouris Ferries
Phone
+30 210 4828001
Email
booking@ventourisferries.com
Website
ventourisferries.com
Car ferry from Bari to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
22 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Schedules at
ventourisferries.com
DECK
$69
AIRTYPE SEATS
$75
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$156
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Ancona to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$60 - $70
Airplane economy seats
$70 - $85
2-berth outside
$160 - $190
3-berth outside shower
$130 - $170
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Ancona to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$75 - $95
Aircraft-type seats
$90 - $110
2 bed inside cabin
$230 - $280
3 bed outside cabin
$220 - $280
Grimaldi Lines

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