Duration
6h 28m
Distance
2406 km
Average price
310€
Possible routes
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Amsterdam to Chania

Rome2rio has found eight ways to get from Amsterdam to Chania by plane, shuttle, train, bus, bus and ferry or car ferry. Simply select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.
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Fastest
6h 28m
141€ - 713€
Alternative routes
8h 10m
194€ - 510€
8h 27m
162€ - 548€
2 days 6h
151€ - 201€
2 days 15h
342€ - 674€
2 days 23h
Cheapest
143€ - 209€

Frequently asked questions

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Chania is to train and bus and bus and ferry which costs 140€ - 210€ and takes 2 days 23h.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Chania is to fly which costs 140€ - 750€ and takes 6h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Chania. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Chania via Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof, Skopje and Thessaloniki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 6h.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Chania is 2406 km.

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Chania without a car is to train and bus and bus and ferry via Bratislava which takes 46h 34m and costs 260€ - 430€.

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It takes approximately 6h 28m to get from Amsterdam to Chania, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Chania bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Chania Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 30m.

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Amsterdam to Chania bus services, operated by KTEL Chanion-Rethymnou S.A, arrive at Chania station.

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Chania is 1h ahead of Amsterdam. It is currently 5:02 PM in Amsterdam and 6:02 PM in Chania.

Transavia Holland, easyJet, Scandinavian Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Chania Airport.

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There are 2793+ hotels available in Chania. Prices start at 52€ per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 13m and costs 6€ - 13€.

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What companies run services between Amsterdam and Chania?

Transavia Holland, Austrian Airlines and six other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Chania 3 times a day.
Airlines
Train operators
Thalys
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Thalys exterior
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
Thalys
Dutch Railways (NS)
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
ICM Koploper

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Exterior of DB Intercity Express (ICE)

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
On board ticket machine

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 40€

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Bus operators
B&S Transfers
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
140€ - 330€
Simeonidis Tours
Ave. Duration
12h 28m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
50€ - 80€
KTEL Chanion-Rethymnou S.A
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
42€
Phone
2821 091288
Email
info@e-ktel.gr
Schedules at
e-ktel.com
FlixBus
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 19€
MeinFernbus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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RegioJet
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
90€ - 120€
Crazy Holidays
Ave. Duration
2 days 1h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Crazy holidays buses
Phone
2310-241545
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
KTEL Fthiotidos
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
26€ - 30€
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Ave. Duration
31h 1m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
85€ - 280€

Chania, Greece

Chania is the second largest city of Crete and the capital of the Chania regional unit. It lies along the north coast of the island, about 70 km west of Rethymno and 145 km west of Heraklion. - Wikipedia