Getting to Corfu Island is quite easy, either travelling by ferry boat or airplane.
Ferries to Corfu Island depart from both Patras Port and Igoumenitsa Port, both of which can be reached from Athens by bus or rental car.
From Patra Port, the trip to Corfu Port lasts approximately 8 hours and the Corfu Ferry Boat is comfortable, with many facilities. The trip from Igoumenitsa to Corfu Port is just 1 to 1 Β½ hours, although the road trip is substantially longer, if you are coming from Southern Greece.
There are direct flights to Corfu Airport from Athens Airport, linking all major international airports with Corfu Island. From some countries, charter flights to the Corfu Airport "Ioannis Kapodistrias" are available.