There are 4 ways to get from Kefalonia to Sicily by plane, car ferry, train or night bus

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 Palermo  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Kefallinia (EFL) to Palermo (PMO) EFL - PMO

$69 - $324

3 alternative options

Fly to Catania  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Kefallinia (EFL) to Catania (CTA) EFL - CTA

$120 - $672

Car ferry, train, night bus  •  29 h 16 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Sami, Kefalonia to Brindisi
  2. Take the train from Brindisi to Taranto Reg / ...
  3. Take the night bus from Taranto to Lamezia Terme Centrale Bus
  4. Take the train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Palermo Centrale Ic

Car ferry, train  •  32 h 31 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Sami, Kefalonia to Brindisi
  2. Take the train from Brindisi to Caserta Fa
  3. Take the train from Aversa to Palermo Centrale Ic

$260 - $462

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kefalonia to Sicily is to fly which costs 60€ - 290€ and takes 7 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kefalonia to Sicily is to fly which costs 100€ - 600€ and takes 5 h 41 min.

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The distance between Kefalonia and Sicily is 560 km.

It takes approximately 7 h 24 min to get from Kefalonia to Sicily, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Kefalonia to Sicily without a car is to car ferry and train and night bus which takes 29 h 16 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Kefalonia to Sicily.
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  • Distance: 350.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 24 min

What companies run services between Kefalonia, Greece and Sicily, Italy?

Vueling Airlines, Ryanair and eight other airlines fly from Kefalonia to Palermo 3 times a day.

Airlines
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Kefallinia to Palermo via Naples
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Kefallinia to Palermo via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Kefallinia to Catania via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Kefallinia to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Kefallinia to Catania via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Kefallinia to Palermo via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Kefallinia to Palermo via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Kefallinia to Palermo via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Kefallinia to Catania via Naples
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Kefallinia to Palermo via Naples, Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Kefallinia to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Kefallinia to Catania via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Brindisi to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $12
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Aversa to Palermo Centrale
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night bus from Taranto to Lamezia Terme Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
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
$88
Aircraft-type seats
$105
Inside Cabin 2 berths
$183
Outside Cabin 2 berths
$212
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
$81
AIRTYPE SEATS
$86
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$182

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