Kefalonia Useful Info

Kefalonia is one of the best connected islands in Greece, it is accessible by an extensive number of flights, ferries and regional busses.

By Air

There are flights to Kefalonia from Athens Airport “Eleftherios Venizelos” while in summer the airport handles a number of charter and direct flights from all over Europe.

Find a flight 

Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos Tel: +30 210 3530000  

Kefalonia International Airport “Anna Polatou” Tel: +30 26710 42110

By Car & Boat

If you choose to visit Kefalonia by car, you have 3 choices.

You can either drive from Athens to Patras (trip lasts about 2 and a half hours) and take the boat to Sami  Kefalonia


drive from Athens to Kyllini (trip lasts about 3 and a half hours) and take the boat to  Poros Kefalonia.

If you are driving from northern Greece you need to take Egnatia Odos towards Igoumenitsa and then drive southwards and take the ferry from Astakos to Sami Port.


There are daily departures from Athens to Kefalonia, from Kifissos Terminal Station in Athens.
 Athens Bus Organization Tel: +30 210 5129498
 Kefalonia Bus Organization Tel: +30 26710 22281
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