There are 3 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Zakynthos by 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.

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Bus and ferry  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Zakynthos

$60 - $130

2 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 46 min

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

$91 - $154

Fly  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Zakinthos (ZTH) SKG - ZTH

$103 - $554

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Zakynthos. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 8 h.

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Zakynthos is 363 km.

The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Zakynthos without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 8 h and costs .

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The bus and ferry from Thessaloniki to Zakynthos takes 8 h including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Thessaloniki to Zakynthos bus services, operated by KTEL Zakythos, depart from Thessaloniki 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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Thessaloniki to Zakynthos bus services, operated by KTEL Zakythos, arrive at Zakynthos station.

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Aegean Airlines, Eurowings, Sky Express and Olympic Air offer flights from Thessaloniki Airport to Zakinthos Airport.

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There are 1054+ hotels available in Zakynthos. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Thessaloniki Airport is to shuttle which takes 42 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Thessaloniki to Zakynthos.
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  • Distance: 227.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h

What companies run services between Thessaloniki, Greece and Zakynthos, Greece?

Olympic Air, Sky Express and four other airlines fly from Thessaloniki to Zakynthos 5 times a day.

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
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zakinthos via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
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
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
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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