There are 3 ways to get from Kalamata to Zakynthos by bus, car ferry, 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

Bus, car ferry  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Kalamata to Pýrgos
  2. Take the bus from Pýrgos to Kyllíni
  3. Take the car ferry from Killini, Greece to Zakynthos

$31 - $70

2 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Kalamata to Patras
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Patras to Zakynthos

$43 - $62

Drive, car ferry  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Kalamata to Killini, Greece
  2. Take the car ferry from Killini, Greece to Zakynthos

$33 - $70

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kalamata and Zakynthos is 135 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kalamata to Zakynthos is to drive and car ferry which costs 28€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Kalamata to Zakynthos is to drive and car ferry which takes 3 h 24 min and costs 28€ - 60€.

No, there is no direct bus from Kalamata to Zakynthos. However, there are services departing from Kalamata and arriving at Zakynthos via Patras. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 19 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Kalamata to Zakynthos, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Kalamata to Zakynthos. However, you can take the bus to Pýrgos, take the bus to Kyllíni, take the walk to Killini, Greece, then take the car ferry to Zakynthos. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kalamata to Zakynthos via Patras in around 6 h 19 min.

Bus operators
KTEL Messinias
Phone
27210 28581
Website
ktelmessinias.gr
Bus from Kalamata to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Schedules at
ktelmessinias.gr
Bus from Kalamata to Patras
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
ktelmessinias.gr
Ktel Ileias
Phone
+30 26210 20600
Email
info@ktelileias.gr
Website
ktelileias.gr
Bus from Pýrgos to Kyllíni
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Schedules at
ktelileias.gr
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Kalamata to Patras
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$31 - $36
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
KTEL Zakythos
Phone
302695022255
Email
info@ktel-zakynthos.gr
Website
ktel-zakynthos.gr
Bus and ferry from Patras to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Schedules at
ktel-zakynthos.gr
Ferry operators
Ionian Group
Phone
00302695025403
Email
info@ioniangroup.com
Website
ioniangroup.com
Car ferry from Killini, Greece to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
kefalonianlines.com

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