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Kefalonia, also Kefallonia and Kefallinia, is an island in the in . It is also known by its Italian name, Cefalonia. Kefalonia towns are clean, friendly and small enough to get around with no hassle.

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is a sea resort in South . KTEL run infrequent buses to/from and other towns.


is the capital of and the island's main town.

is a small fishing village in the north of .


  • Type: island
  • Location: , , , ,
  • Population: 40,000
  • IATA airport code: EFL
  • Latitude: 38.25° or 38° 15' north
  • Longitude: 20.5833° or 20° 35' east
  • Elevation: 408 meters (1339 feet)
  • GeoNames ID: 260311

Other Names for Kefalonia

  • English: Cephalonia
  • English: Cephalonia Island
  • French: Céphalonie
  • German: Kefalonia
  • Greek: Kefallinía
  • Greek: Nisí Kefallinía
  • Greek: Κεφαλληνία
  • Greek: Νησί Κεφαλληνία
  • Italian: Cefalonia
  • Norwegian: Kefallonia
  • Portuguese: Cefalônia
  • Spanish: Cefalonia
  • Cephallenia
  • Kephallēnia
  • Nísos Kefallinía
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