There are 4 ways to get from Skopje to Zakynthos by bus, bus and ferry, car, car ferry 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

Bus, bus and ferry  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Zakynthos

$74 - $153

Cheapest option

Bus to Sofia, fly  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia
  2. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Zakinthos (ZTH) SOF - ZTH

$58 - $274

2 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Skopje to Killini
  2. Take the car ferry from Killini to Zakynthos

$115 - $188

Bus to Thessaloniki, fly  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki
  2. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Zakinthos (ZTH) SKG - ZTH

$127 - $589

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The cheapest way to get from Skopje to Zakynthos is to bus and bus and ferry which costs $70 - $160 and takes 13 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Skopje to Zakynthos is to drive and car ferry which costs $110 - $190 and takes 9 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Skopje to Zakynthos. However, there are services departing from Skopje and arriving at Zakynthos via Thessaloniki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 30 min.

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The distance between Skopje and Zakynthos is 471 km.

The best way to get from Skopje to Zakynthos without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 13 h 30 min and costs $70 - $160.

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It takes approximately 13 h 30 min to get from Skopje to Zakynthos, including transfers.

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Skopje to Zakynthos bus services, operated by Makedonija Soobrakaj AD, depart from Skopje station.

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There is no direct flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Zakinthos Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Skopje to Zakynthos.
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  • Distance: 294.4 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 30 min

What companies run services between Skopje, Macedonia and Zakynthos, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Skopje to Zakynthos. However, you can take the bus to Thessaloniki then take the bus and ferry to Zakynthos. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Killini then take the car ferry to Zakynthos.

Airlines
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Sofia to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Sofia to Zakinthos via Athens, Kefallinia
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Sofia to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Sofia to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zakinthos via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
ms.mk
KTEL Zakythos
Phone
302695022255
Email
info@ktel-zakynthos.gr
Website
ktel-zakynthos.gr
Bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
ktel-zakynthos.gr
Simeonidis Tours
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
matpu.com
Ferry operators
Ionian Group
Phone
00302695025403
Email
info@ioniangroup.com
Website
ioniangroup.com
Car ferry from Killini to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $35
Schedules at
ioniangroup.com
Passenger
$11
Car
$34
Kefalonian Lines Shipping Company
Phone
+30 210 9515100
Email
info@kefalonianlines.com
Website
kefalonianlines.com
Car ferry from Killini, Greece to Zakynthos
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
kefalonianlines.com

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