Sleeping in Airports

Kefalonia Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Kefalonia Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit.  Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on what travellers have reported back to us during their time at Kefalonia Airport.

What to Expect

  • A small single-terminal, single-runway airport served mainly by seasonal flights.

Where to Sleep

  • As of November 2018, we have no reviews from travellers who have used this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

There are no pay-per-use lounges in Kefalonia Airport.

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Kefalonia Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Irinna Hotel – (5 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • Astra Village Hotel & Suites – (10 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • Avithos Resort – (10 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Kefalonia Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available at the Kefalonia Airport.

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Machines are operated Eurobank, Euronet and Piraeus. Fees may apply, so be sure to check your bank’s fee schedule and your daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans. Locations: Landside (Departures and Arrivals) • Airside.

Baggage Carts – Need a hand with your luggage? Baggage carts are available at the airport. Fees: Unknown.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty-free shopping is available.

Food & Drinks – A snack bar is available.

Information Desk – Available.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Medical Services – First Aid services are available. Seek assistance at the Airport Information Desk.

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at [email protected]

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

The airport is open from 6:00AM – 8:30AM and 7:30PM – 8:45PM (Mon) • 6:00AM – 10:00PM (Tues), 6:00AM – 9:30AM (Wed) • 12:00PM – 8:45PM (Thurs) • 7:30PM – 8:45PM (Fri) • 6:00AM – 4:15PM (Sat) • 10:30AM – 10:30PM (Sun).


As of November 2018, Kefalonia airport is served by the following airlines: Adria Airways • Aegean Airlines • Air Serbia • ASL Airlines • Austrian Airlines • Blue Panorama • British Airways • Condor • DAT • Easy Jet • Enter Air • Flybe • Germania • Jet2 • Lot Polish Airlines • Norwegian • Olympic Air • People’s Viennaline • Ryanair • SAS • Sky Express • Small Planet Airlines • Smart Wings • Thomas Cook Airlines • Transavia • Travel Service • TUI • Volotea • Vueling.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Taxis are available. As of this November 2018 update, approximate fares to regional locations range from €12-25.

Car Rentals

Avis/Budget, Enterprise, Goldcar/Rhodium and Hertz/Thrifty offer car rental services onsite.

Last updated: 2018-11-07

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice.   The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide, write a review or send an email to [email protected] and we will update this guide.