Duration 23h 30m
Distance 289 km
Average price 100€
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The ferry between Kos and Crete takes 23h 30m. The ferry runs, on average, 2 times per week from Kos to Crete. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Car ferry, ferry

  1. Kos
  2. Santorini
  3. Heraklion
7h 25m
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78€ - 207€

Kos to Crete ferry times

Ferries run twice a week between Kos and Heraklion. The service departs Kos at 19:45 in the evening, which arrives into Heraklion at 19:15. All services require a transfer at Santorini and take an average of 23h 30m. 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

Want to know about travelling from Kos to Crete? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Kos to Crete. However, there are services departing from Kos and arriving at Heraklion via Santorini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 25m.

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The distance between Kos and Crete is 289 km.

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