There are 4 ways to get from Lefkáda to Kefalonia by car ferry, car, taxi, bus or bus and ferry

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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Carferry, drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the carferry from Nydri to Fiskardo
  2. Drive from Fiskardo to Kefalonia

$20 - $57

Cheapest option

Carferry, bus  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the carferry from Nydri to Fiskardo
  2. Take the bus from Fiskárdo to Argostoli

$18 - $54

2 alternative options

Carferry, taxi  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the carferry from Nydri to Fiskardo
  2. Take a taxi from Fiskardo to Kefalonia

$112 - $163

Bus, bus and ferry  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Lefkáda to Patras
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Patra to Argostoli

$33 - $42

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Lefkáda to Kefalonia. However, there are services departing from Lefkáda and arriving at Kefallinia Airport via Patra and Argostoli. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 13 min.

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The distance between Lefkáda and Kefalonia is 81 km.

The best way to get from Lefkáda to Kefalonia without a car is to carferry and taxi which takes 4 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Lefkáda to Kefalonia, including transfers.

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Lefkáda to Kefalonia bus services, operated by KTEL Lefkadas, depart from Lefkáda station.

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Lefkáda to Kefalonia bus services, operated by KTEL Kefallonia, arrive at Argostoli station.

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There are 798+ hotels available in Kefalonia. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lefkáda to Kefalonia.
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  • Distance: 50.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

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

There is no direct connection from Lefkáda to Kefalonia. However, you can take the drive to Nydri, take the carferry to Fiskardo, then take the drive to Kefalonia. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Nidri, take the walk to Nydri, take the carferry to Fiskardo, then take the taxi to Kefalonia.

Bus operators
KTEL Kefallonia
Phone
+30 26710 22281
Email
info@ktelkefalonias.gr
Website
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus from Fiskárdo to Argostoli
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Patra to Argostoli
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
KTEL Lefkadas
Phone
26450 22795
Email
info@ktel-lefkadas.gr
Website
ktel-lefkadas.gr
Bus from Lefkáda to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
ktel-lefkadas.gr
Ferry operators
West Ferry
Phone
+30 26450 93278
Email
dionitravel@gmail.com
Website
westferry.gr
Car ferry from Nydri to Fiskardo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $40
Schedules at
westferry.gr
Passenger
$10
Vehicle
$41
Other operators
Taxi from Fiskardo to Kefalonia
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Kefalonia Taxi Service
Phone
+30 6945 306 145
Website
kefaloniataxiservice.gr
Radio Taxi Kefalonia
Phone
+30 26710 22700
Website
radiotaxikefalonia.gr

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