There are 5 ways to get from Rhodes to Kefalonia by plane, car ferry, train, bus, bus and ferry, 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  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Rhodes (RHO) to Kefallinia (EFL) RHO - EFL

$193 - $363

Cheapest option

Carferry, bus and ferry  •  35 h 38 min

  1. Take the carferry from Rhodos to Piraeus
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Athens to Argostoli

$89 - $336

3 alternative options

Car ferry, train, bus, bus and ferry  •  22 h 16 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Rhodos to Piraeus
  2. Take the train from Piraeus to Kiato
  3. Take the bus from Kiato to Patra
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Patra to Poros

Catamaran, bus, bus and ferry  •  36 h 48 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Rhodes to Marmaris
  2. Take the bus from Marmaris to Istanbul
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Larissa
  4. Take the bus from Larisa to Patras
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Patra to Argostoli

$163 - $215

Catamaran, drive, carferry  •  26 h 27 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Rhodes to Bodrum
  2. Drive from Bodrum to Killini
  3. Take the carferry from Killini, Greece to Poros

$335 - $503

Questions & Answers

The distance between Rhodes and Kefalonia is 708 km.

The best way to get from Rhodes to Kefalonia without a car is to car ferry and train and bus and bus and ferry which takes 22 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Rhodes to Kefalonia, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Rhodes Airport to Kefallinia Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Ellinair, Sky Express and Olympic Air offer flights from Rhodes Airport to Kefallinia Airport.

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There are 798+ hotels available in Kefalonia. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rhodes to Rhodes Airport is to bus which takes 35 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Rhodes to Kefalonia.
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  • Distance: 442.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

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

Olympic Air, Sky Express and Ellinair fly from Rhodes to Kefalonia twice daily.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Rhodes to Kefallinia via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Rhodes to Kefallinia via Kos, Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Rhodes to Kefallinia via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
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
Bus operators
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 Kefallonia
Phone
+30 26710 22281
Email
info@ktelkefalonias.gr
Website
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Patra to Poros
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Athens to Argostoli
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Patra to Argostoli
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Marmaris to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Larissa
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Larisa to Patras
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$36 - $42
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Rhodos to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
12 h 56 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$90 - $120
CABIN A3 outside
$85 - $100
CABIN A4 outside
$85 - $100
Economy
$60 - $75
Anek Ferries
Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Rhodos to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
24 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Schedules at
anek.gr
Economy
$50 - $130
Airplane-type seats
$55 - $130
2 beds - outside cabin
$130 - $290
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Phone
+90 (252) 412 22 90 – 91
Email
reservation@yesilmarmaris.com
Website
yesilmarmarislines.com
Ferry from Rhodes to Marmaris
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$47
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Ferry from Rhodes to Bodrum
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$49
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Kefalonian Lines Shipping Company
Phone
+30 210 9515100
Email
info@kefalonianlines.com
Website
kefalonianlines.com
Car ferry from Killini, Greece to Poros
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
kefalonianlines.com
Ionian Group
Phone
00302695025403
Email
info@ioniangroup.com
Website
ioniangroup.com
Car ferry from Killini to Poros
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $45
Schedules at
ioniangroup.com
Passenger
$12
Car
$45

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