When to find the cheapest flights to Kefalonia
Kefalonia guide: how to get there, what to see
|Kefalonia city centre|
|Anna Pollatou International Airport (EFL): 5 mi from city centre|
Flights to Kefalonia: practical information
Cheap airlines to Kefalonia
The Greek Ionian Islands are waiting! Are you searching for cheap flights to Kefalonia for your next trip? Find cheap flights to Kefalonia Airport (EFL) from both holiday, low cost, charter and regular airlines. Aegean Airlines, Delta Air Lines and EasyJet offer cheap Kefalonia flights year round.
When to book flights to Kefalonia
The population of Kefalonia doubles in the warmer months. For summer holidays in Kefalonia, make sure you book your flights at least 4-5 months in advance. For trips in fall or spring, you'll find cheap flights to Kefalonia 2-3 months in advance.
- Peak season: Summer but especially August.
- Low season: October through winter when the island practically shuts down.
Direct flights to Kefalonia take 3 hours 30 minutes from London.
Experience Kefalonia: what to see, what to do
Kefalonia is a dream to visit. The island's small coastal towns, mountains, underground lakes, caves and beaches are just the start. From Sami beach to Myrtos beach and plenty in between, all you'll need now is a Kefalonia car hire to get around to them all!
Essentials in Kefalonia
Ainos Mountains: Kefalonia is studded with mountains, a trekkers dream. Even if you're just here for the beaches, don't miss a day to hike around the Ainos Mountains. The island is known for its wild horses and the rare black pine tree. Take the mountain trail up for the best views of the island.
Mellisani Lake: There are few places as beautiful as this in the world. This underwater lake is one of the biggest tourist attractions in Kefalonia. It's an incredible geological phenomenon. The roof of a cave collapsed which opened the way to a lake 20m below.
Beaches: Makris Gialos Beach near Lassi is one of the most popular beaches on the island. It's just a 5 minute drive from Argostoli. Antisamos Beach in Sami was used to film Captain Corelli's Mandolin.
Find more information on Visit Greece.
Accommodations in Kefalonia
Kefalonia isn't as well equipped as other Greek islands when it comes to hotels. There are relatively few of them for the number of tourists that arrive every year to enjoy the island. Many visitors stay in holiday apartments which is a great alternative if you can't secure a hotel in Kefalonia for your summer visit.