Cephalonia International Airport

Cephalonia International Airport
Cephalonia International Airport
Κρατικός Αερολιμένας Κεφαλονιάς
Kefalonia airport 02.jpg
Cephalonia control tower
EFL is located in Greece
Location of airport in Greece
Airport type Public
Operator Government
Serves Cephalonia, Greece
Location Gr-28100 Minies, 9km south of Argostoli, Greece
Elevation AMSL 59 ft / 18 m
Coordinates 38°07′12″N 020°30′01″E / 38.12°N 20.50028°E / 38.12; 20.50028
Direction Length Surface
m ft
14/32 2,436 7,992 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

Cephalonia International Airport (IATA: EFLICAO: LGKF) is an airport on the island of Cephalonia, in Greece.

The airport opened in 1971 to serve the former municipality Leivathos with improved transportation links; Cephalonia is now a single municipality. A new runway and the current terminal building were constructed in the 1980s.

Airlines and destinations

Airlines Destinations
Austrian Airlines operated by Lauda Air Seasonal: Vienna
BMI Manchester[citation needed]
Cyprus Airways Larnaca
EasyJet Seasonal: London-Gatwick [begins 28 April 2012][3]
JAT Seasonal charter: Belgrade
Monarch Airlines Seasonal: Birmingham, Dublin, London-Gatwick, Manchester
Novair Seasonal charter: Oslo
Olympic Air Athens
Seasonal charter: London-Gatwick
Sky Express Corfu (via Preveza), Preveza/Lefkada, Zakynthos
Thomas Cook Airlines Seasonal charter: Birmingham, London-Gatwick, Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne
Thomson Airways Seasonal charter: Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, London-Gatwick, London-Luton, London-Stansted, Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne
Transavia Seasonal charter: Amsterdam


  1. ^ Airport information for LGKF at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.
  2. ^ Airport information for EFL at Great Circle Mapper.
  3. ^ "easyJet launches new Kefalonia route from Gatwick". corporate.easyjet.com. http://corporate.easyjet.com/media/latest-news/news-year-2011/03-10-2011-en.aspx?sc_lang=en. Retrieved 3 October 2011. 

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