The island of Lefkada is well equipped with petrol stations, so you don’t have to worry for running out of fuel.
Most of the petrol stations (fuel stations) of Lefkada were built in the east side of the island, near to the most popular villages. You can find a lot of petrol filling station companies in the area of Lefkada town (more than 7), but also there are some in Nidri, Lygia, Vlyho, Marantochori and Vasiliki. All of these are located directly by the east main road.
On the west coast of Lefkada fuel stations are not typical, so you do better if you are not leave the fuel tank empty. If you stay in the west, the filling stations are located near to Agios Nikitas in the north, and Vasiliki in the south.
About Lefkada petrol stations
The petrol stations of Lefkada are operated by local families and international companies both. Some of the locals were contracted with known petrol companies and operate their filling station as a franchise, and use the logos officially.
Brands of petrol stations in Lefkada: EKO, Elin, BP, Shell, Revoil, Sklavenitis Petrol
The sizes of the fuel stations are varied, there can be find smaller and larger ones. Don’t be afraid, the quality of the fuel at the stations is good, you don’t have to be afraid of its bad quality and ruining your engine. The smaller stations in some cases don’t accept credit cards, just cash, so always ask staff for payment options!
Unleaded 95 / Diesel fuels
At all the stations of Lefkada you can find unleaded (known as unleaded 95, or 95 benzine, or gasoline) petrol and diesel fuels both. The standard octane rating at the stations is 95, which is recommended for all the petrol cars, but there are some filling stations where you can buy premium petrols with larger octane numbers.
In the shops of the petrol stations you can find also other liquids for your car like lubricants, motor oils, windshield washer, and other necessary things.
If your car is running on LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gas), there are some LPG stations in the island: these filling stations are located in Lefkada town, in Nidri and in Vasiliki.
The prices of the fuels are slightly higher in Lefkada than the Greek mainland, but this can be said to every Greek island.
Small petrol station near Agios Nikitas (next to the road towards Kathisma beach)
Fuel in Greek language: καύσιμα
Benzine / gasoline in Greek: βενζίνη
Diesel in Greek: ντίζελ