Taking The Igoumenitsa to Corfu Ferry

You can travel by ferry from Igoumenitsa to Corfu every day of the week, with up to 24 ferries sailing a day.

Greek Ferry Travel Between Igoumenitsa and Corfu

If you want to travel from the Greek mainland to the beautiful island of Corfu, then taking the Igoumenitsa-Corfu ferry is an excellent way to get there.

The ferry journey usually takes between one hour and 10 minutes to one and a half hours depending on the ferry operator.

You should be aware that while Corfu has two ferry ports (Corfu town and Lefkimmi port), most of the ferries from Igoumenitsa to Corfu go to the ferry port in Corfu town.

Igoumenitsa Corfu Ferry (Corfu Town)

As one of the most popular ferry routes in Greece, there can be up to 24 ferry crossings per day, making this one of the most convenient and easy ways to travel between the two destinations.

igoumenitsa to corfu ferry travel

There are a variety of ferry operators who travel this route including Kerkyra Seaways and Kerkyra Lines. They all leave from the same area in Igoumenitsa port, and so the boats are easy to find before boarding.

Ferry tickets for the Igoumenitsa to Corfu ferry

While you can buy ferry tickets for the crossing in advance, it is also possible to buy them directly at Igoumenitsa ferry port.

It is recommended that you purchase tickets in advance as ferries do sell out especially in August which is the busiest month for travel by ferry in Greece.

To buy tickets for Corfu ferries and see the latest timetable, we recommend: Ferryscanner

Igoumenitsa to Lefkimmi Ferry

The Igoumenitsa Lefkimmi ferry route has about 8 crossings per day, with the journey taking about 59 minutes.

Passengers can expect to pay around 6.60 Euro per ticket, with an extra fee for vehicles.

Related: Currency in Corfu

What are the highlights of Corfu?

As one of the Ionian islands in Greece, Corfu is relatively northerly and westerly. This makes it a very green island, and it is sometimes called the Emerald Island.

During your time in Corfu, make sure to take in the stunning Corfu Old Town, with its Venetian architecture, small winding alleyways and bustling markets.

Be sure to take a day trip to Palaiokastritsa beach, where you will find crystal clear waters surrounded by lush green hills. You can also explore some of the other beaches dotted around the island such as Agios Gordis beach or Barbati beach.

If you are looking for something more cultural then there is plenty of museums and art galleries throughout the town to visit including The Byzantine Museum, Angelokastro Castle and Church of Saint Spyridon.

Ferry Igoumentsa Corfu Frequently Asked Questions

Some of the most commonly asked questions about taking the Igoumenitsa ferry boat to Corfu include:

Where can I take the ferry from Greece to Corfu?

Ferries to Corfu depart from Igoumenitsa port on mainland Greece and arrive in Corfu Town port.

What is the Igoumenitsa Corfu distance?

The distance between Igoumenitsa and Corfu is about 36kms. You can only travel by ferry.

How long does the ferry from Igoumentisa to Corfu take?

Depending on the ferry company, the trip to Corful from Igoumenitsa takes between 1 hour and 10 minutes and 1 hour and 30 minutes.

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