There are 5 ways to get from Sicily to Kefalonia by plane, car ferry, train or night 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 Catania to Kefallinia  •  6 h 35 min

  1. CTA - EFL

$111 - $704

Cheapest option

Fly Catania to Zakinthos, car ferry  •  9 h 6 min

  1. CTA - ZTH

$87 - $455

3 alternative options

Fly Palermo to Kefallinia  •  7 h 53 min

  1. PMO - EFL

$97 - $407

Train, night bus, car ferry  •  29 h 36 min

  1. Ic
  2. Bus
  3. Reg / ...

Train, car ferry  •  32 h 58 min

  1. Ic
  2. Fa

$258 - $469

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

Volotea, easyJet and six other airlines fly from Catania to Kefalonia once daily.

Airlines
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Kefallinia via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Palermo to Kefallinia via Naples
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Catania to Zakinthos via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Catania to Kefallinia via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Catania to Zakinthos via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Catania to Kefallinia via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Palermo to Kefallinia via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Catania to Kefallinia via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Palermo to Kefallinia via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Catania to Zakinthos via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Palermo to Kefallinia via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Catania to Zakinthos via Geneva
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,400
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Catania to Zakinthos via Bratislava
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Catania to Zakinthos via Bologna
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Lamezia Terme Centrale
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Aversa
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Taranto to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $13
Bus operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night bus from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Taranto
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
$91
Aircraft-type seats
$108
Inside Cabin 2 berths
$188
Outside Cabin 2 berths
$218
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
$89
2-BERTH OUTSIDE CABIN
$187

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sicily and Kefalonia is 560 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sicily to Kefalonia is to fly and car ferry which costs 70€ - 390€ and takes 9 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Sicily to Kefalonia is to fly which takes 6 h 35 min and costs 95€ - 600€.

It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Sicily to Kefalonia, including transfers.