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Zakynthos ( Zante ) island Greece

Zakynthos is the southernmost and third largest in both size and population of the Ionian Islands. It is situated 8,5 nautical miles south of Kefalonia, 9,5 nautical milew west of the Peloponese and approximately 300 kilometres west of the capital of Greece, Athens.
 

How to get 

By bus 
The national bus company (KTEL), runs a daily coach service with direct connections to the cities of Athens, Patras and Thessaloniki via a short journey on the Zakynthos-Kyllini ferry.
The travel Athens - Kyllini lasts roughly 4 hours and 30 minutes. From Kyllini there is direct correspondence by ferryboat to Zakynthos. 
More information
Athens ( Kifisou 100) Telephone: +30 210 5129432, 5129432 
Zakynthos (Filita Street 42) - Telephone: +30 26950 22255, 42656.

By air
All year round flights leave daily from Athens which take approximately 45 minutes. During the tourist season (April to October) there are direct charter connections between Zakynthos and a number of European cities. The airport in Zakynthos is found in the area of Ampelokipi 3 km from the city. The transportation from / to the airport becomes only with taxi. 

By Ferry-boats : from Killini and Kefalonia 

 
Timetable
Day
From Zakynthos
From Killini
Monday 05:30, 08:30, 11:30, 14:45, 15:45, 19:15 08:00, 10:30, 13:30, 17:00, 18:00, 21:15
Tuesday 05:30, 08:30, 11:30, 14:45, 19:15 08:00, 10:30, 13:30, 17:00, 21:15
Wednesday 05:30, 08:30, 11:30, 14:45, 15:45, 19:15 08:00, 10:30, 13:30, 17:00, 18:00, 21:15
Thursday 05:30, 08:30, 11:30, 14:45, 19:15 08:00, 10:30, 13:30, 17:00, 21:15
Friday 05:30, 08:30, 11:30, 14:45, 15:45, 19:15 08:00, 10:30, 13:30, 17:00, 18:00, 21:15
Saturday 05:30, 08:30, 11:30, 14:45, 19:15 08:00, 10:30, 13:30, 17:00, 21:15
Sunday 08:00, 12:30, 14:45, 16:30, 19:15 10:30, 14:45, 17:00, 19:00, 21:15
The distance is 18 naval miles. The travel lasts roughly 1 hour. 
Because the itineraries change often, please contact the ticket offices by phone a few weeks before your travel. 
Further information
Consortium of Zakynthian Boats: Zakynthos +30 26950 22083, 48301, Kyllini +30 26230, 92294, 92422.

Kefalonia - Zakynthos
(St.Nicolas Port in Volimes - Pessada Port in Kefalonia)
 
Timetable
Day
From St.Nicolas
From Pesada
Monday 09:45, 19:15 07:45, 17:30
Tuesday 09:45, 19:15 07:45, 17:30
Wednesday 09:45, 19:15 07:45, 17:30
Thursday 09:45, 19:15 07:45, 17:30
Friday 09:45, 19:15 07:45, 17:30
Saturday 09:45, 19:15 07:45, 17:30
Sunday 09:45, 19:15 07:45, 17:30
The travel lasts about 1 hour.
There are daily routes in the summer season.
For more information
Ionian Cruises. Lomvardou Street 8. Tel. +30 26950 23984
Port Authority od Argostoli +30 26710 22224 


 
 
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