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There are 5 ways to get from Kos to Crete by car ferry or plane

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Map of how to get from Kos to Crete.
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  • Distance: 181 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 18 min

What companies run services between Kos, Greece and Crete, Greece?

Sky Express and Olympic Air fly from Kos to Néa Alikarnassós once daily.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Kos to Irakleion via Athens
Avg. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Kos to Chania via Athens
Avg. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Rhodes to Irakleion
Avg. Duration
50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Kos to Irakleion
Avg. Duration
55 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $1,200
Flights from Rhodes to Irakleion
Avg. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Rhodes to Irakleion
Avg. Duration
50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Kos to Katapola
Avg. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$75 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$65 - $75
CABIN A4 outside
$65 - $75
Economy
$35 - $40
Car ferry from Kos to Rhodos
Avg. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $100
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$75 - $100
CABIN A3 outside
$60 - $70
CABIN A4 outside
$60 - $70
Economy
$27 - $32
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Amorgos to Santorini
Avg. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Car ferry from Santorini to Heraklion
Avg. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $95
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Heraklion
Avg. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$30 - $45
Business
$43
Dodekanisos Seaways
Website
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Kos to Chalki
Avg. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Kos to Rhodos
Avg. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
12ne.gr
Anek Ferries
Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Chalki to Heraklion
Avg. Duration
12 h 31 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Schedules at
anek.gr
Economy
$50 - $75
Airplane-type seats
$50 - $75
2 beds - outside cabin
$130 - $170

How far is it from Kos to Crete?

The distance between Kos and Crete is 290 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kos to Crete?

The cheapest way to get from Kos to Crete is to car ferry which costs 95€ and takes 15 hours 56 minutes.

What is the fastest way to get from Kos to Crete?

The quickest way to get from Kos to Crete is to fly which takes 3 hours 8 minutes and costs 170€.

Is there a direct ferry between Kos and Crete?

No, there is no direct ferry from Kos to Crete. However, there are services departing from Kos and arriving at Heraklion via Amorgos and Santorini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 hours 18 minutes.

How long does it take to get from Kos to Crete?

It takes approximately 10 hours 18 minutes to get from Kos to Crete, including transfers.