There are 6 ways to get from Piraeus to Lefkáda by bus, train, 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.

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Bus  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Lefkáda

$37 - $52

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Piraeus to Kiato
  2. Take the bus from Kiato to Patra
  3. Take the bus from Patras to Lefkáda

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Piraeus to Lefkáda 224.3 miles

$50 - $80

Train, fly to Preveza  •  7 h 25 min

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

$92 - $1,735

Train, fly to Ioannina, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Piraeus to Athens International Airport
  2. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Ioannina (IOA) ATH - IOA
  3. Take the bus from Ioannina to Preveza

$92 - $294

Train, fly to Corfu, bus  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Piraeus to Athens International Airport
  2. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Corfu (CFU) ATH - CFU
  3. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Lefkáda

$72 - $236

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Piraeus to Lefkáda is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 6 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Piraeus to Lefkáda is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Piraeus to Lefkáda. However, there are services departing from Τελωνειο and arriving at Lefkáda via Athens. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 53 min.

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The distance between Piraeus and Lefkáda is 273 km. The road distance is 358.9 km.

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The best way to get from Piraeus to Lefkáda without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 53 min and costs 30€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 53 min to get from Piraeus to Lefkáda, including transfers.

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

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There is no direct flight from Athens Airport to Preveza Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Piraeus to Lefkáda.
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  • Distance: 170.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 53 min

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

KTEL Lefkadas operates a bus from Piraeus to Lefkáda 4 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min.

Airlines
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Preveza via Corfu
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to Preveza via Kefallinia
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Athens to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Athens to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Piraeus to Kiato
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$8 - $10
First Class
$9 - $12
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 Lefkadas
Phone
26450 22795
Email
info@ktel-lefkadas.gr
Website
ktel-lefkadas.gr
Bus from Athens to Lefkáda
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ktel-lefkadas.gr
Bus from Patras to Lefkáda
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
ktel-lefkadas.gr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Kiato to Patra
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
KTEL Ioanninon
Phone
26510 25014
Website
ktelioannina.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Preveza
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
ktelioannina.gr
KTEL Prevezas
Phone
26820 22213
Email
info@ktelprevezas.gr
Website
ktelprevezas.gr
Bus from Ioannina to Preveza
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ktelprevezas.gr
KTEL Thesprotias
Phone
2665 0 22309
Email
info@ktel-thesprotias.gr
Website
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Lefkáda
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
ktel-thesprotias.gr

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