There are 3 ways to get from Zakynthos to Athens by bus and ferry, car ferry, car or plane

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Bus and ferry  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Zakynthos to Athens

$30 - $70

2 alternative options

Car ferry, drive  •  4 h 21 min

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

$50 - $98

Fly  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Zakinthos (ZTH) to Athens (ATH) ZTH - ATH

$66 - $242

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zakynthos and arriving at Athens. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 5 h.

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The distance between Zakynthos and Athens is 249 km.

The best way to get from Zakynthos to Athens without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 5 h and costs .

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The bus and ferry from Zakynthos to Athens takes 5 h including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Zakynthos to Athens bus services, operated by KTEL Zakythos, depart from Zakynthos station.

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The quickest flight from Zakinthos Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Zakynthos to Athens bus services, operated by KTEL Zakythos, arrive at Athens station.

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Olympic Air and Sky Express offer flights from Zakinthos Airport to Athens Airport.

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There are 3797+ hotels available in Athens. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Zakynthos to Zakinthos Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Zakynthos to Athens.
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  • Distance: 155.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

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

Olympic Air and Sky Express fly from Zakynthos to Athens 3 times a day.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Zakinthos to Athens
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Zakinthos to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Bus operators
KTEL Zakythos
Phone
302695022255
Email
info@ktel-zakynthos.gr
Website
ktel-zakynthos.gr
Bus and ferry from Zakynthos to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
ktel-zakynthos.gr
Ferry operators
Ionian Group
Phone
00302695025403
Email
info@ioniangroup.com
Website
ioniangroup.com
Car ferry from Zakynthos to Killini
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 Zakynthos to Killini, Greece
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
kefalonianlines.com

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