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There are 13 ways to get from London to Skafidiá by plane, bus, train, car ferry, bus and ferry, car or car train

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Fly London Stansted to Kalamata, bus

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Kalamata (KLX)
  2. Take the bus from Kalamata to Pýrgos

Fly London Heathrow to Athens, bus

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Athens (ATH)
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  3. Take the bus from Patras to Pýrgos

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Kalamata, bus

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Kalamata (KLX)
  3. Take the bus from Kalamata to Pýrgos

Fly London Stansted to Athens, bus

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Athens (ATH)
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  3. Take the bus from Patras to Pýrgos

Fly London Stansted to Preveza, bus

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Preveza (PVK)
  2. Take the bus from Lefkáda to Patras
  3. Take the bus from Patras to Pýrgos

Train to London Luton, fly to Preveza, bus

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Preveza (PVK)
  3. Take the bus from Lefkáda to Patras
  4. Take the bus from Patras to Pýrgos

Fly London Stansted to Thessaloniki, train, bus

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Thessaloniki (SKG)
  2. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Lianokladi
  3. Take the bus from Lamia to Pýrgos

Train, car ferry, bus

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon Hall 1 - 2 to Turin Porta Susa
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Bari Centrale
  4. Take the car ferry from Bari to Patras
  5. Take the bus from Patras to Pýrgos

Train, Bus

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  3. Take the Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Ioannina
  4. Take the bus from Ioannina to Amaliada

Bus

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Mannheim Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Mannheim to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Pýrgos

Bus and ferry, bus

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria Station to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Pýrgos

Drive, Eurotunnel

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Skafidiá

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Skafidiá
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Skafidiá is 210 521 2054.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Skafidiá is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Skafidiá is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 210 521 2054.

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The cheapest way to get from London to Skafidiá is to fly and bus which costs £75 - £170 and takes 13h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Skafidiá is to train and fly and bus which costs £110 - £400 and takes 10h 31m.

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The distance between London and Skafidiá is 2274 km.

The best way to get from London to Skafidiá without a car is to train and car ferry and bus which takes 37h 51m and costs £310 - £850.

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It takes approximately 10h 37m to get from London to Skafidiá, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Kalamata Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 30m.

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Skafidiá is 2h ahead of London. It is currently 8:00 AM in London and 10:00 AM in Skafidiá.

Jet2.com and Ryanair offer flights from London Stansted Airport to Kalamata Airport.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Skafidiá. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Stansted Airport is to train which takes 49 min and costs £18 - £27.

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Map of how to get from London to Skafidiá.
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  • Distance: 2274.1 km
  • Duration: 10h 37m

What companies run services between London, England and Skafidiá, Greece?

You can take a bus from London Victoria to Skafidiá via Mannheim, Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, and Pýrgos in around 2 days 5h.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Kalamata
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€30 - €190
Flights from London Stansted to Kalamata via Pisa
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€30 - €190
Flights from London Stansted to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€24 - €360
Flights from London Stansted to Athens via Vilnius
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€24 - €360
Flights from London Stansted to Athens via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€24 - €360
Flights from London Stansted to Preveza
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €200
Flights from London Stansted to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €210
Flights from London Stansted to Thessaloniki via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€35 - €210
Flights from London Stansted to Thessaloniki via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €210
Flights from London Stansted to Thessaloniki via Chania
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €210
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from London Stansted to Kalamata
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €260
Flights from London Stansted to Preveza
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €410
Flights from London Stansted to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €220
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €700
Flights from London Heathrow to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Athens via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Kalamata
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€100 - €410
Flights from London Luton to Preveza
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €750
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from London Heathrow to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €550
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €1100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €750
Ryanair UK
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €600
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from London Stansted to Athens via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €600
Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€17 - €21
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
€17 - €21
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €29
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€8 - €24
Off-Peak Single
€14 - €21
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€19 - €29
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Lianokladi
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €16
Website
Greek Railways (OSE)
Book at
Raileurope.com
Airport
€10
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€110 - €350
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
€310 - €350
Standard
€110 - €140
Standard Premier
€160 - €210
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€100 - €350
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
€300 - €350
Standard
€100 - €130
Standard Premier
€150 - €190
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon Hall 1 - 2 to Turin Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€80 - €160
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€80 - €120
Rail 1st Class
€100 - €160
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €190
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€65 - €95
Base Standard
€110 - €150
Base Premium
€130 - €190
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€158
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
KTEL Messinias
Phone
27210 28581
Website
ktelmessinias.gr
Bus from Kalamata to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€11 - €24
Schedules at
ktelmessinias.gr
Bus from Patras to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Schedules at
ktelmessinias.gr
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €23
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €11
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
KTEL Lefkadas
Phone
26450 22795
Email
info@ktel-lefkadas.gr
Website
ktel-lefkadas.gr
Bus from Lefkáda to Patras
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Schedules at
ktel-lefkadas.gr
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Lamia to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€25 - €29
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
36h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€240 - €350
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Ktel Ileias
Phone
+30 26210 20600
Email
info@ktelileias.gr
Website
ktelileias.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Amaliada
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€31 - €34
Schedules at
Ktel Ileias
Bus from Thessaloniki to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €60
Schedules at
Ktel Ileias
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Mannheim Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Union Ivkoni
Bus from Sofia to Pýrgos
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Union Ivkoni
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Mannheim to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
24h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€50 - €110
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Balkan Horn
Phone
+44 74 71405777
Email
office@balkanhorn.com
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria Station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
40h 44m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€144
Website
Balkan Horn
Ferry operators

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