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Duration 30h 47m
Distance 463 km
Average price 127€
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The average ferry between Crete and Mytilene takes 30h 47m and the fastest ferry takes 24h 30m. The ferry runs, on average, 2 times per week from Crete to Mytilene. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Ferry, car ferry

  1. Heraklion
  2. Mykonos
  3. Mytilene
15h 35m
79€ - 236€

Crete to Mytilene ferry times

Ferries run twice a week between Heraklion and Mytilene. The service departs Heraklion at 08:40 in the morning, which arrives into Mytilene at 21:45. All services require a transfer at Mykonos and take an average of 30h 47m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct ferry from Crete to Mytilene. However, there are services departing from Heraklion and arriving at Mytilene via Mykonos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 35m.

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The distance between Crete and Mytilene is 463 km.

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