There are 2 ways to get from Kefalonia to Malta by plane, car ferry or train

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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Fly  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Kefallinia (EFL) to Malta (MLA) EFL - MLA

$132 - $520

1 alternative option

Car ferry, train, carferry  •  42 h 24 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Sami, Kefalonia to Brindisi
  2. Take the train from Brindisi to Roma Termini Fa
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Catania Centrale Ic / ...
  4. Take the carferry from Catania to Valetta

$310 - $554

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The distance between Kefalonia and Malta is 592 km.

The best way to get from Kefalonia to Malta without a car is to car ferry and train and carferry which takes 42 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Kefalonia to Malta, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kefallinia Airport to Malta Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Malta is 1 h behind Kefalonia. It is currently 8:50 AM in Kefalonia and 7:50 AM in Malta.

Aegean Airlines, Sky Express , British Airways and four other airlines offer flights from Kefallinia Airport to Malta Airport.

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There are 1642+ hotels available in Malta. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kefalonia to Malta.
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  • Distance: 370.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 52 min

What companies run services between Kefalonia, Greece and Malta?

Olympic Air, Aegean Airlines and five other airlines fly from Kefalonia to Qormi once daily.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Kefallinia to Malta via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Kefallinia to Malta via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Kefallinia to Malta via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Kefallinia to Malta via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Train operators
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 Brindisi to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Roma Termini to Catania Centrale
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Ferry operators
Red Star Ferries
Phone
+39.0831.575.654
Email
booking@seamedtrading.com
Website
albaniaferries.it
Car ferry from Sami, Kefalonia to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
13 h 7 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Schedules at
albaniaferries.it
Deck
$90
Aircraft-type seats
$107
Inside Cabin 2 berths
$186
Outside Cabin 2 berths
$216
European Seaways
Phone
+30 210 9561630
Email
info@europeanseaways.com
Website
europeanseaways.com
Car ferry from Kefallonia to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $190
Schedules at
europeanseaways.com
DECK
$83
AIRTYPE SEATS
$88
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$185
Tirrenia
Phone
+49 611–14020
Email
info@tirrenia.de
Website
tirrenia.it
Car ferry from Catania to Valetta
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
en.tirrenia.it

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