In brief, the International Airport of Zakynthos receives flights from Greece and abroad. Their frequency and availability increase from May to September, with planes from more than 20 countries heading to the island.
Individuals can arrive at Zakynthos via a direct flight from Eleftherios Venizelos(Athens International Airport). Those who plan on combining their visit to Zakynthos with other areas or islands must know that is they select the airplane as their means of travel, a stop at one of these airports is inevitable in order to reach Zante.
Flights are more during summer to serve the thousands of holidaymakers who have picked vacationing in the Fiore di Levante (as the Venetians used to call the island).
Note: Airline tickets differ from ferry tickets in terms of pricing. Airline tickets, unlike ferry tickets, do not have fixed prices. Subsequently, the later you book your ticket, the more expensive it will be. If you are determined to fly to Zakynthos, we recommend booking your tickets at your earliest convenience.
Flights between Athens and Zakynthos are direct and available year-round. Yet, during the high season, their frequency increases, as more flights are added to the schedules. Flying time is about an hour.
The flights are operated by Aegean Airlines / Olympic Air and Sky Express.
International Flights & Airlines
Note: Most international flights from/to Zakynthos are available from late spring to mid-autumn. Remember that flight availability and departure times are subject to change.
The data about international flights that are stated below are indicative and can change anytime.