There are 6 ways to get from Kefalonia to Fira by plane, car ferry, bus and ferry, bus, train or ferry

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 Santorini  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Kefallinia (EFL) to Santorini (JTR) EFL - JTR

$215 - $445

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, Catamaran  •  16 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Argostoli to Athens
  2. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini Super Jet

$106 - $155

4 alternative options

Fly to Naxos Is, Catamaran  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Kefallinia (EFL) to Naxos Is (JNX) EFL - JNX
  2. Take the Catamaran from Naxos to Santorini

$156 - $733

Bus and ferry, bus, train, Catamaran  •  14 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Poros to Patra
  2. Take the bus from Patra to Kiato
  3. Take the train from Kiato to Piraeus
  4. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

Bus and ferry, bus, Catamaran  •  15 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Argostoli to Patra
  2. Take the bus from Patras to Athens
  3. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$110 - $151

Bus and ferry, car ferry  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Argostoli to Athens
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini Hellenic Highspeed

$113 - $162

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kefalonia and Fira is 475 km.

The best way to get from Kefalonia to Fira without a car is to bus and ferry and bus and train and Catamaran which takes 14 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Kefalonia to Fira, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kefallinia Airport to Santorini Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Sky Express and Olympic Air offer flights from Kefallinia Airport to Santorini Airport.

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There are 1314+ hotels available in Fira. Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kefalonia to Fira.
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  • Distance: 297.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 55 min

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

Sky Express and Olympic Air fly from Kefalonia to Fira twice daily.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Kefallinia to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Kefallinia to Santorini via Athens, Larnaca
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $750
Flights from Kefallinia to Naxos Is via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Kefallinia to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Kefallinia to Naxos Is via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Kiato to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$8 - $10
First Class
$9 - $12
Bus operators
KTEL Kefallonia
Phone
+30 26710 22281
Email
info@ktelkefalonias.gr
Website
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Poros to Patra
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Argostoli to Patra
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Argostoli to Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Patra to Kiato
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Naxos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$60 - $85
Ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Naxos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$50 - $60
CABIN A4 outside
$50 - $60
Economy
$22 - $26
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$65 - $90
Business
$85
VIP
$92
Zante Ferries
Phone
(+30) 210 4100211
Website
zanteferries.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
zanteferries.gr

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