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Get in Corfu by ship and plane from Europe. Connections to the center

Get in Corfu

The island of Corfu is easily accessible from Europe; in particular during the summer, when the number of planes and ferries increases dramatically, as a result of the incessant demand from tourists.


Ioannis Kapodistrias Airport, is the international airport of Corfu, located about 3 kilometers south of the homonymous city. Named in memory of the diplomat, the first head of state of independent Greece, it has two terminals and entered into operation in 1962. From the airport, the aerial view of Pontikonisi, the Vlacherna Monastery, and the hills of Kanoni is truly spectacular. during the take-off or landing procedure.

Get in Corfu

By bus, taxi or car, you can reach the center and the main destinations on the island. It takes about ten minutes from the airport to the capital. The car is preferable to move freely throughout the Greek island.


Neo Limani, or New Port, is the terminal where ships from Italy and from Greek continental ports come from. It is located north-east from the capital, less than 10 minutes away from the center. Inside the port terminal is the meeting point where people with disabilities or people with reduced mobility can announce their arrival and request assistance.

Ferries depart from Ancona, Bari and Brindisi and arrive in Corfu in about 8 hours, while, from Venice, you arrive after a long crossing of over 24 hours! On the other hand, those wishing to visit the hinterland can reach Corfu from the port of Igoumenitsa: the journey takes between 60 and 90 minutes.


The blue bus No. 15 connects the Port, San Rocco Square and the Airport. Alternatively, you can use lines 2b (Kefalomanduko – Port – Siroco), 16 (Port – Spilià) and 17 (Port – Liston alta Square).
The ticket for the single journey costs €1.10 and can also be purchased on board at the increased price of €1.70.

Please note that from the central Saint Rocco Square, buses leave for the main destinations of the island such as Dasia, Ipsos, Achillion, Benitses, Pelekas, Aghios Ioannis (AQUA LAND).

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