• Zakynthos - Essential Information

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Zakynthos International Airport

Zakynthos International Airport

Zakynthos Airport is midway between Kalamaki and Laganas. It is around 1 km (10 minutes by coach or five minutes by taxi) from each area. There is no public transport from the airport, though plenty of taxis meet each flight. In addition to summer charter flights, there are several daily flights to Athens.
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Public Transport

Regular bus services connect all the main resorts with Zakynthos Town. The central bus station is at 42 Odos Filitas. You can buy tickets on board. Car rental is widely available and affordable, as is fuel. Scooters and motorcycles may also be hired, but inexperienced riders should take great care!
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Taxi

Taxis are plentiful, cheap and professional. Most taxi drivers speak English and taxis carry up to four passengers. The main taxi station is in the central square of Zakynthos Town. Taxis can be booked by the day for island tours. Airport transfers by taxi can also be booked:
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Pharmacy

There are several pharmacies in Zakynthos Town and at least one in most resorts. If you require medicine after midnight, a doctor must contact the pharmacy first. For the location of the nearest pharmacy, ask at your hotel.
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Telephone

Country code: 30 Island/Area code: 26950
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Electricity

230 v 50 Hz two-pin (southern European) plug.
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