There are 4 ways to get from Piraeus to Elafonisos by ferry, bus, train 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

Ferry, travel  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the ferry from Piraeus to Spetses
  2. Travel from Spetses to Elafonisos

Cheapest option

Train, fly  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Piraeus to Athens International Airport
  2. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Kythira (KIT) ATH - KIT

$83 - $272

2 alternative options

Bus KTEL Lakonias  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Neápolis

Bus Kythera Island Buses  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Peiraias to Neápolis

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The distance between Piraeus and Elafonisos is 170 km.

The best way to get from Piraeus to Elafonisos without a car is to ferry and travel which takes 3 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Piraeus to Elafonisos, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Kythira Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Olympic Air and Sky Express offer flights from Athens Airport to Kythira Airport.

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There are 112+ hotels available in Elafonisos. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Piraeus to Elafonisos.
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  • Distance: 106.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 58 min

What companies run services between Piraeus, Greece and Elafonisos, Peloponnese, Greece?

KTEL Lakonias operates a bus from Piraeus to Elafonisos 3 times a day, and the journey takes 5 h.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Kythira
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Kythira
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Piraeus to Athens International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$23 - $35
Bus operators
KTEL Lakonias
Phone
2731026441
Email
info@ktel-lakonias.gr
Website
ktel-lakonias.gr
Bus from Athens to Neápolis
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
ktel-lakonias.gr
Kythera Island Buses
Website
kythera.gr
Bus from Peiraias to Neápolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
kythera.gr
Ferry operators
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Ferry from Piraeus to Spetses
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$27 - $40
Business
$35

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