There are 5 ways to get from Rome to Kefalonia by plane, car ferry, train, bus and ferry or bus

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

Fly to Kefallinia  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Kefallinia (EFL) FCO - EFL

$97 - $567

4 alternative options

Fly to Zakinthos, car ferry  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Zakinthos (ZTH) FCO - ZTH
  2. Take the car ferry from Zakynthos to Pesada

$108 - $458

Train, car ferry  •  21 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Brindisi Fa
  2. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Sami, Kefalonia

$210 - $393

Bus and ferry Florentia Bus, bus  •  28 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Fier
  2. Take the bus from Fier to Patra
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Pátra to Argostoli

$136 - $168

Bus and ferry Eurolines IT, bus  •  38 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Tiranë
  2. Take the bus from Tiranë to Patra
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Pátra to Argostoli

$150 - $189

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Kefalonia, Greece?

Blue Panorama Airlines and Vueling Airlines fly from Rome to Kefalonia 3 times a week.

Airlines
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Rome to Kefallinia
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Rome to Zakinthos
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Kefallinia
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Flights from Rome to Zakinthos
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Train operators
Bus operators
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Rome Tiburtina to Fier
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Fier to Patra
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Bus from Tiranë to Patra
Ave. Duration
8 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
KTEL Kefallonia
Phone
2671022281
Email
transportation@ktelkefalonias.gr
Website
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Pátra to Argostoli
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Ferry operators
Ionion P. Lines
Phone
+30 26740-22111
Email
ionionplines@gmail.com
Website
ionionpelagos.com
Car ferry from Zakynthos to Pesada
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
ionionpelagos.com
Red Star Ferries
Phone
+39.0831.575.654
Email
booking@seamedtrading.com
Website
albaniaferries.it
Car ferry from Brindisi to Sami, Kefalonia
Ave. Duration
13 h 6 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $220
Schedules at
albaniaferries.it
Deck
$90
Aircraft-type seats
$108
Inside Cabin 2 berths
$187
Outside Cabin 2 berths
$217
European Seaways
Phone
+30 210 9561630
Email
info@europeanseaways.com
Website
europeanseaways.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Kefallonia
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $190
Schedules at
europeanseaways.com
DECK
$83
AIRTYPE SEATS
$88
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$186

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rome and Kefalonia is 800 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Kefalonia is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 110€ - 150€ and takes 28 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Rome to Kefalonia is to fly which takes 4 h 12 min and costs 80€ - 490€.

No, there is no direct bus from Rome to Kefalonia. However, there are services departing from Rome Tiburtina and arriving at Kefallinia Airport via Fier, Pátra and Argostoli. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 44 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to get from Rome to Kefalonia, including transfers.