Crete Island Transportation

  • Tunnel on National Highway.
    Tunnel on National Highway.
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    Bus's on Crete
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    Voyager Rent A Car (Gouves)
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  • 1. Buses

    Airport to Kokkini hani,Gouves,Analipsi,Anissaras,Chersonissos,Stalida,Malia, until Agios Nikolaos,Ierapetra and Sitia.This is a route of a bus from the station.The bus always pass in the airport in a...

  • 2. Car & Bike Hire

    I had lost my copy of the confirmation email from o kyrios Kafetzakis by the time I reached Iraklion so I had some difficulty finding them but by the time I got there Sonja Kafetzaki was out looking...

  • 3. Ferries

    Hellenic Seaways-Flying Cat 4 is departing from Heraklion port to Thira Santorini,passengers only no cars.This is the FASTEST ONE,it takes 1hr. and 45 reach Santorini,departs from Heraklion at...

  • 4. Airports and Airtravel

    Heraklions main airport is Heraklion international Airport or Nikos Kazantzakis Airport,named after greek writer & philosopher who is born in Heraklion,Crete and behind the novel 'Zorbas the Greek'...

  • 5. Taxi's

    The airport of Sitia is located on the top of the mountain where Sitia is builded. The town center is about 2 km from the airport. There isn't bus from the airport to Sitia, but its full of taxis. It...

  • 6. Boat's

    "Lane lines" pass also from Santorini to Sitia every Tuesday and Saturday, the arrival time in Santorini is 04:00 and the dep. time to Sitia is 04:30. The price is around 20 euro, and the duration of...

  • 7. Getting there

    Crete has two main airports, in Heraklion and Chania, served by flights from Athens. Heraklion also has some international flights. There are regular ferries...

  • 8. Rent a car

    Crete is not a place where go and stay trapped in a luxury resort. Rent a car and drive around the island! You will discover many wonderful secluded beaches and...

  • 9. How to travel on Crete...

    If you did not book your hotel and you are planing to find your dream destination or to move from town to town - rent a car. You have two choices, book a hotel...

  • 10. Rental car

    With so much to see on so large an island, a rental car is definitely the way to go. But be ready for an adventure when you drive on Crete. The highways are not...

  • 11. Boat to Chrisi Island

    From Ierapetra harbour leaves the boats to Chrisi Island. It take about one hour sailing.There are maybe 3 or 4 different boats, I suggest the smaller ones,...

  • 12. Ferry From Santorini

    I took the slower ferry which leaves Santorini at about 22:00 hrs and arrives at Herk. Crete at about 00:30 hrs. One problem I had with this trip was that when...

  • 13. Travel around Crete

    Although there is some public transport in Crete, if you want to have the freedom to explore all that this beautiful island has to offer then you will need to...

  • 14. Flying to Crete from the UK (+ ferry from athens)

    Getting to Crete can be quite costly from the UK, especially if you are travelling from Ireland. However i have found to have fantastic prices from...

  • 15. Don't Take A Bus

    I found that the buss's are very slow and would say a taxi would be much better if you can find it in your budget to do so. A taxi can avoid the many stops and...

  • 16. CONDOR airlines

    We were using Condor in summer 2007.I was able to find $200 flight from Berlin TXL to Chania.Our flight was very pleasurable however the landing was very...

  • 17. "Reisen" in Chania

    In August 2006 we rented a car for 5 days in Chania.We used "REISEN" rent a car B&S MARINAKIS on 75 Halidon Str in Chania.We rented Hyundai Accent for about 160...


    In August 2006 we were flying to Chania from Warsow on Centralwings (Polish private airline).The plane was little late both ways, but I guess all charter planes...

  • 19. Bus around Crete.

    The buses i saw and used were clean, modern and on time, They run under the group KTEL,the buses are named Minoan and ANEK . The fare from Heraklion to...

  • 20. Ferry to Greece and Crete.

    I travelled to Ancona in Italy by train from Paris.The Superfast Ferry leaves at 13.30 for Patras in Greece, it has comfortable cabins, aircraft type seats, and...

  • 21. Bus

    Crete buses are easy & cheap to use. Info/timetable at KTEL website.Main hubs are Heraklion,Rhethymon,Chania and Agios Nik. From airport the bus into heraklion...

  • 22. Car Rent

    Go for a local company as are more flexible and have better prices than big international chains. I had my car for a week from Elite – they gave free upgrade...

  • 23. Flying to Crete during the Olympics

    One of the most stupid things a company can do is organise a conference to take place in an Olympic country at the exact time of the Olympics. The reason being...

  • 24. Drive along the island with a retro-scooter !

    Only 15 euros a day, nicer than a car in the heath!You can rent different types of motorcycles, from a retro-scooter like here to a Harley Davidson. Also...

  • 25. But it is an island

    It is fun to hire a car in Crete. Comparatively cheap and many agencies offer a wide range of selection of cars. We had not met tights roads, but what we have...

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  • Apr 12, 2013 at 8:33 AM

    easiest (and cheapest) way to get to crete is via air from athens. aegean air offers promotions for as little as 25 euros each way there is another 27 or 28 euro tax, but it is well worth it. upon arrival in chania, an airport bus (runs between every 60 and 90 minutes) will bring you to the city center within 20 minutes.