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There are 6 ways to get from Paris to Kefalonia by plane, train, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry or car

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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Fly from Paris CDG  •  7h 13m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Kefallinia (EFL) CDG - EFL

140€ - 280€

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 5h

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Sofia 570
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Kyllíni
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Kyllíni to Argostoli

118€ - 343€

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Fly from Paris Orly  •  7h 18m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Kefallinia (EFL) ORY - EFL

192€ - 263€

Train, car ferry  •  33h 34m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Brindisi Fr
  3. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Kefallonia

316€ - 602€

Bus, bus and ferry via Belgrade  •  2 days 7h

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Beograd 270
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Athens
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Athens to Argostoli

150€ - 201€

Drive, car ferry  •  30h 5m

  1. Drive from Paris to Nydri
  2. Take the car ferry from Nydri to Fiskardo

386€ - 585€

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Kefalonia is to fly which costs 140€ - 280€ and takes 7h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Kefalonia is to fly which costs 140€ - 280€ and takes 7h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Kefalonia. However, there are services departing from Paris, Gallieni and arriving at Kefallinia Airport via Sofia, Kyllíni and Argostoli. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 5h.

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The distance between Paris and Kefalonia is 1881 km.

The best way to get from Paris to Kefalonia without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 33h 34m and costs 310€ - 600€.

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It takes approximately 7h 13m to get from Paris to Kefalonia, including transfers.

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Paris to Kefalonia bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Paris, Gallieni station.

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There is no direct flight from Paris CDG Airport to Kefallinia Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 50m and has one stopover.

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

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Kefalonia is 1h ahead of Paris. It is currently 5:47 AM in Paris and 6:47 AM in Kefalonia.

Map of how to get from Paris to Kefalonia.
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  • Distance: 1880.7 km
  • Duration: 7h 13m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Kefalonia, Greece?

Alitalia, Iberia and 13 other airlines fly from Paris to Kefalonia every 2 hours.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Kefallinia via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
90€ - 420€
Flights from Paris CDG to Kefallinia via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 430€
Flights from Paris Orly to Kefallinia via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Paris Orly to Kefallinia via Venice
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 460€
Flights from Paris Orly to Kefallinia via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 460€
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Kefallinia via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 750€
Flights from Paris Orly to Kefallinia via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 850€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Kefallinia via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Monday
Estimated price
130€ - 650€
Flights from Paris Orly to Kefallinia via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Kefallinia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
130€ - 650€
Flights from Paris Orly to Kefallinia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
170€ - 850€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Kefallinia via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 750€
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Kefallinia via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 850€
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Paris CDG to Kefallinia via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 390€
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Paris CDG to Kefallinia via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 390€
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Paris CDG to Kefallinia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
130€ - 320€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Kefallinia via Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
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 Brindisi
Ave. Duration
9h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75€ - 210€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
75€ - 100€
Base Standard
120€ - 170€
Base Premium
140€ - 210€
Bus operators
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to Sofia
Ave. Duration
36h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to Beograd
Ave. Duration
25h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 100€
Website
Eurolines FR
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Sofia Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
95€ - 130€
Website
Karat-S
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Paris to Sofia
Ave. Duration
36h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
230€ - 300€
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Paris to Sofia
Ave. Duration
34h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Kyllíni
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
KTEL Kefallonia
Phone
+30 26710 22281
Email
info@ktelkefalonias.gr
Website
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Kyllíni to Argostoli
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Athens to Argostoli
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
29€ - 35€
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Lasta
Website
lasta.rs
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Belgrad Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 100€
Schedules at
lasta.rs
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Belgrade, Belgrade AS
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80€ - 100€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Belgrade to Athens
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 65€
Schedules at
siamostours.gr
Ferry operators
European Seaways
Phone
+30 210 9561630
Email
info@europeanseaways.com
Website
europeanseaways.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Kefallonia
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
80€ - 180€
Website
European Seaways
DECK
80€
AIRTYPE SEATS
85€
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
180€
West Ferry
Phone
+30 26450 93278
Email
dionitravel@gmail.com
Website
westferry.gr
Car ferry from Nydri to Fiskardo
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
8€ - 35€
Website
West Ferry
Passenger
9€
Vehicle
35€
Ionion P. Lines
Phone
+30 26740-22111
Email
ionionplines@gmail.com
Website
ionionpelagos.com
Car ferry from Nydri to Fiskardo
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
Ionion P. Lines

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CSA, Travel Service, Air France and eight other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Kefallinia Airport.

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There are 1369+ hotels available in Kefalonia. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs 10€.

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