There are 5 ways to get from Ioannina to Kefalonia by bus, car ferry, bus and ferry, car 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.

Recommended option

Bus, car ferry  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Ioannina to Preveza
  2. Take the car ferry from Nydri to Fiskardo

$130 - $201

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Ioannina to Nydri
  2. Take the car ferry from Nydri to Fiskardo

$40 - $90

3 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Ioannina to Patras
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Pátra to Argostoli

$43 - $53

Bus, bus and ferry via Arta  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Ioannina to Arta
  2. Take the bus from Arta to Patras
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Pátra to Argostoli

$41 - $54

Fly, car ferry  •  10 h 48 min

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

$123 - $591

What companies run services between Ioannina, Greece and Kefalonia, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Ioannina to Kefalonia. However, you can take the bus to Preveza, take the bus to Lefkáda, take the bus to Nidri, take the walk to Nydri, take the car ferry to Fiskardo, then take the taxi to Kefalonia. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Ioannina to Kefalonia via Patras, Pátra, and Argostoli in around 8 h 47 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Ioannina to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 32 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Ioannina to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Bus operators
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Preveza
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Patras
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Arta
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Patras
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Arta to Patras
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
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
KTEL Aitoloakarnanias
Phone
26410-54444
Website
ktelaitol.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Arta
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
Ktel Ileias
Phone
+30 26210 20600
Email
info@ktelileias.gr
Website
ktelileias.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Arta
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
ktelileias.gr
Ferry operators
West Ferry
Phone
+30 26450 93278
Email
dionitravel@gmail.com
Website
westferry.gr
Car ferry from Nydri to Fiskardo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $45
Schedules at
westferry.gr
Passenger
$11
Vehicle
$43
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
$6 - $10
Schedules at
ionionpelagos.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ioannina to Kefalonia?

The distance between Ioannina and Kefalonia is 174 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Ioannina to Kefalonia is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 35€ - 45€ and takes 8 h 47 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Ioannina to Kefalonia is to drive and car ferry which takes 4 h 52 min and costs 30€ - 75€.

Is there a direct bus between Ioannina and Kefalonia?

No, there is no direct bus from Ioannina to Kefalonia. However, there are services departing from Ioannina and arriving at Kefallinia Airport via Pátra and Argostoli. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 47 min.

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

It takes approximately 8 h 25 min to get from Ioannina to Kefalonia, including transfers.