Zakynthos International Airport (ZTH), also called ‘’Dyonisios Solomos’’ is located on the Greek island Zakynthos, close to the town and beach of Kalamaki, also halfway between the famous Bay of Laganas and Zakynthos Town or Zante (around 4 kilometers away).
The airport offers international and domestic flights with more than 40 different carriers. In 2018, the airport handled around 1.8 million passengers.
How to get from Zakynthos Airport to Zakynthos Town (Zante)
There is a public bus service that connects the airport with the rest of the island, including Zakynthos Town. The bus departs daily from 6:30 to 22:30 (except on Sundays). The bus stop is located in front of the main terminal and you can purchase tickets directly from the bus driver.
To get to the most popular destination on the island – Bay of Laganas, a popular nightlife area that attracts all party animals, there is no direct bus route from the airport but there is a connection between Zakynthos Town and Laganas.
Taxi service is available 24/7 and you can easily find them outside the terminal. The journey from the airport to the city of Zakynthos takes around 15 minutes and the price is around €10, but we suggest you always check the price with the driver before the ride.
Another way to travel from Zakynthos Airport is with a private, door-to-door transfer directly to your accommodation in the city. You can pre-book a transfer for a hassle-free experience, professional driver will wait for you at the airport and take you to your destination.
Renting a car at Zakynthos Airport
For those who would prefer to reach the city and explore the area on their own, the best option is to rent a car directly at the airport. At Zakynthos Airport you’ll find the following car rental companies such as Avis, Budget, Hertz, etc.
Renting a bus at Zakynthos airport
Larger groups of passengers should consider renting a bus at the airport. However, it is recommended to book it online, so the bus rental companies have enough time to advise you on the meeting point and all other information.
Zakynthos Airport accommodation
There are no hotels at the airport, but there are several hotels in the area.
Zakynthos Airport FAQs
- I arrive late at the airport. Will it be a problem for me to get to the city?
Public bus service is available till evening hours, but if arriving after 10:30 pm you should consider other options such as taxi or private transfer.
- Is there a free WiFi service available at Zakynthos Airport?
Yes, there is a free and limitless Wi-Fi service for all passengers.
- Can I exchange money at Zakynthos Airport?
Yes, there are several ATMs of Euronet as well as Eurobank at several points at the airport.
- I am continuing my journey outside Zakynthos. Are there any direct lines to other destinations?
There are no direct routes from the airport via public transport besides to the city of Zakynthos, but the island is well connected via public bus routes in general, so you can easily reach any part of the island. You can also check all the desired routes directly on GetByBus.