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There are 6 ways to get from Kos to Zakynthos by car ferry, ferry, bus and ferry, bus, car or plane

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

Car ferry, Catamaran, bus and ferry  •  17 h 12 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Kos to Katapola
  2. Take the Catamaran from Amorgos to Naxos
  3. Take the Catamaran from Naxos to Piraeus
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Athens to Zakynthos

$165 - $323

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus and ferry via Αφετηρια  •  19 h 21 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Kos to Piraeus
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Athens to Zakynthos

$83 - $181

4 alternative options

Car ferry, bus and ferry  •  18 h 32 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Kos to Piraeus
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Athens to Zakynthos

$86 - $183

Catamaran, bus, bus and ferry  •  35 h 43 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Kos to Bodrum
  2. Take the bus from Bodrum to Istanbul Otogari
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Athens
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Athens to Zakynthos

$121 - $197

Catamaran, drive, car ferry  •  23 h 16 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Kos to Bodrum
  2. Drive from Bodrum to Killini
  3. Take the car ferry from Killini to Zakynthos

$304 - $460

Fly  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Kos (KGS) to Zakinthos (ZTH) KGS - ZTH

$104 - $556

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kos to Zakynthos is to car ferry and bus and ferry which costs 70€ - 160€ and takes 19 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kos to Zakynthos is to fly which costs 90€ - 490€ and takes 10 h 1 min.

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The distance between Kos and Zakynthos is 574 km.

The best way to get from Kos to Zakynthos without a car is to car ferry and Catamaran and bus and ferry which takes 17 h 12 min and costs 140€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 17 h 12 min to get from Kos to Zakynthos, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kos Airport to Zakinthos Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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TUIfly, Eurowings, Condor Flugdienst and two other airlines offer flights from Kos Airport to Zakinthos Airport.

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There are 930+ hotels available in Zakynthos. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kos to Kos Airport is to bus which takes 35 min and costs 2€ - 4€.

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Map of how to get from Kos to Zakynthos.
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  • Distance: 358.5 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 12 min

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

Condor Flugdienst, Olympic Air and three other airlines fly from Kos to Zakynthos twice daily.

Airlines
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Kos to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Kos to Zakinthos via Heraklion, Athens
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Kos to Zakinthos via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Kos to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Kos to Zakinthos via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Bus operators
KTEL Zakythos
Phone
302695022255
Email
info@ktel-zakynthos.gr
Website
ktel-zakynthos.gr
Bus and ferry from Athens to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
ktel-zakynthos.gr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Bodrum to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Athens
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Kos to Katapola
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$28 - $95
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$70 - $95
CABIN A3 outside
$55 - $65
CABIN A4 outside
$55 - $65
Economy
$28 - $32
Car ferry from Kos to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
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
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Amorgos to Naxos
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$60 - $85
Ferry from Naxos to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $95
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Phone
+90 (252) 412 22 90 – 91
Email
reservation@yesilmarmaris.com
Website
yesilmarmarislines.com
Ferry from Kos to Bodrum
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Ionian Group
Phone
00302695025403
Email
info@ioniangroup.com
Website
ioniangroup.com
Car ferry from Killini to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
kefalonianlines.com

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