There are 8 ways to get from Berlin to Crete by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Berlin Tegel to Irakleion  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Irakleion (HER) TXL - HER

$104 - $426

7 alternative options

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Irakleion  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Irakleion (HER) SXF - HER

$183 - $671

Fly Berlin Tegel to Chania  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Chania (CHQ) TXL - CHQ

$168 - $514

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Chania  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Chania (CHQ) SXF - CHQ

$167 - $1,109

Train, bus, bus and ferry  •  39 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Bratislava hl.st. Ec
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Lamia
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion

$241 - $283

Train, bus, bus and ferry via Praha hl.n.  •  39 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Praha hl.n. Ec
  2. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Brno hl.n. Rj / ...
  3. Take the bus from Brno to Lamia
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion

$228 - $266

Bus  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Berlin to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Heraklion

$152 - $241

Drive, car ferry  •  30 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Piraeus
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
  3. Take the car ferry from Ios to Heraklion

$448 - $686

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Crete, Greece?

Aegean Airlines, TUIfly and eight other airlines fly from Berlin to Néa Alikarnassós 4 times a day.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Irakleion via Salzburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Chania via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Chania via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Chania via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $600
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Irakleion via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $600
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Chania via Nice
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Chania via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Chania via Lyon
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Chania via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Irakleion via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Chania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Chania via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Chania via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Brno hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
cd.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Train from Praha hlavní nádraží to Brno hlavní nádraží
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus operators
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Bratislava to Lamia
Ave. Duration
16 h 21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Brno to Lamia
Ave. Duration
17 h 59 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Berlin to Sofia
Ave. Duration
27 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
23 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Union Ivkoni
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
21 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Ferry operators
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$55 - $80
Business
$74
VIP
$90
Car ferry from Ios to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$40 - $60
Business
$57
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Car ferry from Ios to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $95

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Berlin to Crete?

The distance between Berlin and Crete is 2134 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Crete is to fly which costs 85€ - 350€ and takes 5 h 35 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Berlin to Crete is to fly which takes 5 h 35 min and costs 85€ - 350€.

Is there a direct bus between Berlin and Crete?

No, there is no direct bus from Berlin to Crete. However, there are services departing from Berlin and arriving at Heraklion via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 1 h.

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

It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Berlin to Crete, including transfers.