There are 4 ways to get from Kos to Zakynthos by plane, car ferry, bus, bus and 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  4 h 59 min

  1. KGS - ZTH

$115 - $569

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus, bus and ferry  •  18 h 39 min

$88 - $156

2 alternative options

Car ferry, bus and ferry, carferry  •  23 h 11 min

$146 - $263

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

Sky Express and Olympic Air fly from Kos to Zakynthos once daily.

Airlines
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Kos to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Kos to Zakinthos via Athens, Kefallinia
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Kiáto
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$7 - $10
First Class
$9 - $12
Bus operators
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
KTEL Kefallonia
Phone
2671022281
Email
transportation@ktelkefalonias.gr
Website
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Pátra to Kyllíni
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Athens to Kyllíni
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Kiáto to Patras
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
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 - $24
Schedules at
ktel-zakynthos.gr
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Kos to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$85 - $120
CABIN A3 outside
$80 - $100
CABIN A4 outside
$80 - $100
Economy
$50 - $75
Dodekanisos Seaways
Website
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Kos to Ágios Kírykos
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
12ne.gr
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Ágios Kírykos to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$70 - $130
Business
$123
2 bed outside cabin
$121
4 bed outside cabin
$101
Ionian Group
Phone
00302695025403
Email
info@ioniangroup.com
Website
ioniangroup.com
Car ferry from Killini to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $35
Schedules at
ioniangroup.com
Passenger
$11
Car
$34

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kos and Zakynthos is 574 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kos to Zakynthos is to car ferry and bus and bus and ferry which costs 75€ - 140€ and takes 18 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from Kos to Zakynthos is to fly which takes 4 h 59 min and costs 95€ - 490€.

It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from Kos to Zakynthos, including transfers.