Corfu is an island in the Ionian Sea and can therefore only be reached by air or boat. Here you can find all practical information and details about how to get to Corfu.

Flying To Corfu

The only airport on Corfu is Corfu International Airport which has direct flight connections with many European and a few Middle-Eastern airports. Some flight connections, including charter flights, are seasonal as the flight intensity scales up during the spring, and scales down again after the summer season ends. The airport is located in Corfu Town, the capital city of Corfu.

Getting To Corfu By Boat

Corfu Port is the main harbor on the island and has direct ferry connections with the mainland of Greece, some other Greek islands, several international destinations, and the port also has docks for cruise ships. There are also several smaller marinas for yachts, sailing boats, and smaller vessels in Corfu Town and around the island.

Ferries Between Corfu And Other Parts Of Greece

Several daily ferries connect Corfu with Igoumenitsa on the mainland of Greece, from where you can get buses and ferries to other parts of the country. The ferry to Igoumenitsa takes about 1.5 hours and can be taken by pedestrians, cars, and other vehicles. There are also daily ferries between Corfu and the other Ionian islands Paxos and Antipaxos.

Ferries Between Corfu And Albania

Daily ferries connect Corfu Port with Saranda in Albania. The fast ferries only take around 30 minutes and operate daily throughout the entire year. During the summer months there are several departures a day, including some car ferries, which take around 1.5 hours.

Ferries Between Corfu And Italy

Corfu Port is connected with Italy by ferries from Ancona, Bari, and Brindisi.

Entry Requirements To Corfu

Greece is part of the EU and Schengen area which means there is no passport check or border control for travelers within this area. Travelers from outside this area are advised to check spicific immigration policies for their specific countries with the official authorities.

Travelers to Corfu are no longer required to show any documents regarding Covid vaccinations or negative PCR-tests in order to enter the island.