There are 5 ways to get from Zakynthos to Meteora by bus and ferry, train, bus, car ferry, car 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

Busferry, train  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the busferry from Zakynthos to Lamia
  2. Take the train from Λειανοκλάδι to Καλαμπάκα Αθήνα - Καλαμπάκα

$69 - $102

Cheapest option

Car ferry, drive  •  5 h 28 min

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

$65 - $118

3 alternative options

Busferry, bus  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the busferry from Zakynthos to Lamia
  2. Take the bus from Lamia to Larissa
  3. Take the bus from Lárisa to Kalabaka

Fly to Ioannina, drive  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Zakinthos (ZTH) to Ioannina (IOA) ZTH - IOA
  2. Drive from Ioannina to Meteora

$88 - $408

Fly to Thessaloniki, bus  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Zakinthos (ZTH) to Thessaloniki (SKG) ZTH - SKG
  2. Take the bus from Makedonia Palace, Thessaloníki to Meteora

$149 - $600

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zakynthos to Meteora is to car ferry and drive which costs 55€ - 110€ and takes 5 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zakynthos to Meteora is to car ferry and drive which costs 55€ - 110€ and takes 5 h 28 min.

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The distance between Zakynthos and Meteora is 225 km.

It takes approximately 7 h 20 min to get from Zakynthos to Meteora, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zakynthos to Meteora. However, there are services departing from Zakynthos and arriving at Kalabaka via Lamia and Lárisa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 28 min.

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Blue Air, Sky Express and Olympic Air offer flights from Zakinthos Airport to Ioannina Airport.

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Map of how to get from Zakynthos to Meteora.
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  • Distance: 140.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 20 min

What companies run services between Zakynthos, Greece and Meteora, Thessaly, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Zakynthos to Meteora. However, you can take the busferry to Lamia, take the taxi to Λειανοκλάδι, take the train to Καλαμπάκα, then take the taxi to Meteora. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Zakynthos to Meteora via Lamia, Larissa, Lárisa, and Kalabaka in around 9 h 28 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Zakinthos to Ioannina via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Zakinthos to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Zakinthos to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $190
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Zakinthos to Ioannina via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Zakinthos to Thessaloniki via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Λειανοκλάδι to Καλαμπάκα
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$10 - $13
First Class
$12 - $16
Bus operators
KTEL Zakythos
Phone
302695022255
Email
info@ktel-zakynthos.gr
Website
ktel-zakynthos.gr
Bus and ferry from Zakynthos to Lamia
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
ktel-zakynthos.gr
KTEL Imathias
Phone
23310 22988
Email
ktelver@yahoo.gr
Website
ktel-imathias.gr
Bus from Lamia to Larissa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
ktel-imathias.gr
KTEL Prevezas
Phone
26820 22213
Email
info@ktelprevezas.gr
Website
ktelprevezas.gr
Bus from Lárisa to Kalabaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
ktelprevezas.gr
Ammon Express
Phone
+30 2310 500225
Email
info@ammonexpress.gr
Website
ammonexpress.gr
Bus from Makedonia Palace, Thessaloníki to Meteora
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ammonexpress.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
$33
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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