How to get from Corfu Airport to the Town of Corfu
Corfu International Airport offers two means of transportation to the city centre of Corfu. Due to the plethora of the Corfu airport taxi services offered in the island, taxis are the most common choice of transportation from the airport. On the other hand, an effective public transportation network (Blue Line No15) is available as well, connecting the airport with the Town of Corfu. Taxi rides from the airport to the Town of Corfu take a little less than 10 minutes and cost around 15-20€. Lastly, the bus trip to San Rocco station in the downtown district takes approximately 15 minutes and normal one way tickets cost 1.2€. Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Corfu at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.
Comparison of the options
| OPTION|| PRICE|| DURATION|| AVAILABILITY|
| Taxi|| €15|| 10min|| 24/7|
| Welcome Pickups || €20|| 10min|| 24/7|
| Bus|| €2.40|| 15min|| 07:50–21:50|
How to get from Corfu airport to city centre by taxi
Taxis in the airport and in the island of Corfu in general are dark blue. Furthermore, they all carry the distinctive taxi rooftop sign, which can be seen in both black and yellow or black and white patterns. Under normal traffic conditions, a trip to the Town of Corfu by taxi will usually take a little less than 10 minutes, while the common fare for the trip is around 15€. Due to the touristic nature of the island, usually there is a variety of taxi service companies in the airport offering rides to the Town of Corfu and other popular destinations at competitive prices.
Taxi fare from Corfu airport to city centre
Depending on the Corfu airport taxi service provider, but mostly on the time of the year, the most common fare from Corfu airport to the town is around 15€. With regular city taxis, the price is variable depending on the distance and time of the trip. On the other hand, private taxi companies usually offer fixed prices mainly to attract tourists.
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Taxis from Corfu airport are generally considered the fastest and most comfortable travel option to any destination. Although, taxi fares can be quite costly, hiring a taxi in small groups can be very efficient since the price will be equally divided.
It is generally recommended to avoid random people that might approach you offering taxi services, since they are usually looking to overcharge travelers who are not familiar with the island.
An additional surcharge of 25% to 50% should always be expected when taking a taxi after midnight.
It is important to rate hired taxi drivers to maintain and update the credibility of private taxi operators in the island of Corfu.
How to get from Corfu airport to city centre by bus
Corfu airport offers a very effective bus network to the Town of Corfu and back. The blue Line bus No. 15 is available at the designated bus station outside the airport once every hour. The total trip duration is usually around 15 minutes under normal traffic conditions, while regular tickets costs 1.20€.
How much is the bus from Corfu airport to city centre?
Regular one way tickets for the Blue Line No. 15 cost 1.20€ for adults, 0.90€ and 0.60€ for students and children respectively. Tickets be purchased from vending machines at the airport or directly from the driver for an additional 0.50€.
Waiting time is 60 minutes.
The Blue Line No15 is available from 7:50am to 9:50pm.
Where do I get it from?
The bus station is located right in front of the exit gate from the main terminal. In order to reach the station follow the signs or ask any service staff for directions.
The Blue Line No. 15 is an excellent alternative to the taxi especially when traveling alone with a limited budget. Since the airport is only 3.5km away from the Town of Corfu, the bus trip duration has very little difference from a taxi ride. Although, limited space for passengers and luggage is still an issue.
Remember that the bus is available only once every hour. Therefore, always consider alternatives before traveling in case of flight delays.
It is recommended to wait in line as soon as you can in order to ensure a place in the bus since it is available only once every hour.
Buying tickets from the bus driver will cost an additional 0.50€. Prices for students and children are 0.90€ and 0.60€ respectively.
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If you feel more relaxed knowing that somebody is waiting for you, you may as well book a Welcome Pickups transfer. As soon as you arrive at the airport you will be greeted by your driver. He will be waiting for you at the terminal of your arrival with a sign that has your name on it. Your driver will help you out with your luggage and together you will make your way to the vehicle. While he is driving you to your accommodation, the driver can give you some tips and recommendations on what to do during your holidays in Corfu. Our drivers are hand-picked and speak fluent English. No need to worry about miscommunication issues that you may face with the local taxi drivers regarding your destination. Relax and enjoy your ride.
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