How to get here
From / via Italy
A 2hr drive from the port of Igoumenitsa, reachable by ferry from Venice, Ancona, Bari or Brindisi.
From Aktion National Airport
A 35minute drive from the Aktion National Airport, reachable via charter flight from most European cities.
A comfortable 4,5hr drive on the Egnatia motorway to Ioannina and then via Ionia Odos motorway to Lefkada.
From Northern Greece / the Balkans
A 2.5hr drive from Ioannina, reachable via the Egnatia motorway.
From Patras / Athens
Via the Rio-Antirio bridge. A 5hr drive from Athens and a 3.5hr drive from Patras.
From Ioannina National Airport
A 2.5hr drive to Lefkaka.
From Corfu island
A 2hr drive from the port of Igoumenitsa, reachable by ferry.
From Araxos Airport
Via the Rio-Antirio bridge, followed by a 4hr drive.
Arrival in Lefkada
The town of Lefkada is 385km away from Athens, 420km away from Thessaloniki and 100km away from Igoumenitsa. A bridge connects Lefkada with mainland Greece. The Preveza-Aktio submerged tunnel makes access to the island easy from northwestern Greece and the port of Igoumenitsa, a major gateway to Western and Central Europe. The Rio-Antirio bridge significantly improved connections between Lefkada and the rest of Greece, as well as the port of Patra, the second major gateway to Europe.
The Aktion National Airport offers several flights per week to Lefkada and other Ionian islands (Corfu, Kefalonia, Zakynthos). It is 10km away from the Lefkada town and 18km away from Agios Nikitas village. Lefkada is connected to Athens by bus service (KTEL) that runs five times a day (5hrs) and twice a week to Thessaloniki (4.5hrs).
Lefkada by car
If you arrive by plane, hiring a car at the airport is highly recommended. Please contact the Idilli Villas manager for recommendations.