Travel to Zakynthos, Greece: Visitors can travel to Zakynthos by ferry or plane. Here are travel information about the airport, flights and ferries but also useful numbers, pdf guide and information about our travel services.
The airport of Zakynthos island is located on the southern side of the island, in the region of Laganas. It receives internal flights from Athens all year round and the flight time from Athens to Zakynthos is 45 min. In summer, the airports gets more busy and receives charters and low cost flights from many European airports. There is also a small air company, Sky Express, that operates flights to Zakynthos from Kythira, Corfu, Kefalonia and Aktion/Preveza.
There are no ferries from Piraeus to Zakynthos. Ferries to Zakynthos depart only from Killini, a port town on the western side of Peloponnese. The ferry trip lasts for 1 hour. In summer, there are also ferries between Zakynthos and Kefalonia, operated by Ionion Pelagos Lines. These ferries operate between Pessada port in Kefalonia and Shinari port in Zakynthos, usually twice per day in high season. The trip is 1h30min.
In this section, you will find travel services in Zakynthos so that you organize your trip in the most convenient way. Have a look at the hotels we suggest and find the perfect place to stay. Book your ferry tickets to Zakynthos through our online engine, make a car rental or arrange your transfers. We also suggest tours to the famous Shipwreck Beach and the sea turtle Caretta-Caretta. If you do not want to get into all these details, ask us to arrange your vacation to this beautiful Greek island.
Useful numbers in Zakynthos: police station, hospital, taxis, bus services, museums and more
Download a pdf guide of Zakynthos with information about all things to see and do.