Kefalonia Ferries

From Kefalonia Airport it's only a 15-minute drive into Argostoli, the nearest cruise ship and ferry port on the Greek island. From the town center hotels it's just a short walk to the seaport, from where ferries and boat tours leave for other islands and the mainland.

Ferries leave Kefalonia also from Pessada on the southern coast, and Port of Sami. for example links Kefalonia via Sami Port with Patra and Ithaca. Their fleet consists of ships with evocative names like “Fior di Levante”, “Mare di Levante” or “Andreas Kalvos”.

Aida Line runs ferries between Kefalonia and Bari, Italy, from Sami's port. Ventouris Ferries also leave from Sami for Bari, Italy, once a week, crossing time 17 hours. Passengers for Brindisi in Italy should board Red Star Ferries, which sail once a week, taking 14 hours for the crossing.

Ionian Group Ferries run 4 weekly crossings to Zakynthos Island partnering with Levante Ferries Group.

Boat Tours from Kefalonia

Kefalonia Excursions offer boat trips to Zakynthos and Ithaca, sailing from Skala via Zante Cruise. Boats travel along the Zakynthos coast to famous destinations like the Blue Caves.

Kefalonia Trips runs daily cruises from Argostoli's seaport to various locations, using the historic wooden boat “Queen Bee''. Passengers can book bespoke tours and have time to go snorkeling and swimming.

Discover Greece boat tours start from Port Sami for Piso Aetos and to Ithaca between May and October. Their tours take between 7 to 8 hours to complete.

With so much to do and see, one week's holiday on Kefalonia just doesn't seem enough!

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