There are 9 ways to get from Brindisi to Crete by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car ferry or car

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 Brindisi to Irakleion  •  7 h 48 min

  1. BDS - HER

$152 - $704

Cheapest option

Train to Bari, fly to Irakleion  •  5 h 51 min

  1. BRI - HER

$115 - $834

7 alternative options

Bus and ferry to Tirana, fly to Irakleion  •  12 h 56 min

  1. TIA - HER

$176 - $280

Bus and ferry to Tirana, fly to Sitia  •  19 h 23 min

  1. TIA - JSH

$235 - $1,038

Fly Brindisi to Chania  •  10 h 6 min

  1. BDS - CHQ

$316 - $1,242

Bus and ferry, bus  •  25 h 14 min

Car ferry, bus  •  28 h 32 min

$124 - $288

Bus and ferry, bus, car ferry  •  34 h 54 min

$170 - $368

Car ferry, drive  •  27 h 43 min

$165 - $320

What companies run services between Brindisi, Italy and Crete, Greece?

easyJet, Swiss and 14 other airlines fly from Brindisi to Néa Alikarnassós 5 times a day.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bari to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Tirana to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Tirana to Irakleion via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$60 - $470
Flights from Tirana to Sitia via Athens
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Tirana to Sitia via Istanbul, Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Tirana to Sitia via Rome, Athens
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Tirana to Sitia via Vienna, Athens
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,800
Flights from Tirana to Sitia via Belgrade, Athens
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Tirana to Sitia via Istanbul, Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Tirana to Sitia via Rome, Athens
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Tirana to Sitia via Vienna, Athens
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,800
Flights from Tirana to Sitia via Belgrade, Athens
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brindisi to Irakleion via Geneva
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Brindisi to Irakleion via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Brindisi to Chania via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bari to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Tirana to Irakleion via Verona
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Brindisi to Irakleion via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Tirana to Irakleion via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Tirana to Irakleion via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Brindisi to Chania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,500
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Brindisi to Chania via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Brindisi to Chania via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brindisi to Irakleion via Zurich
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Brindisi to Irakleion via Bologna
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Brindisi to Irakleion via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Tirana to Sitia via Munich
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Train operators
Bus operators
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Fier to Kakavia
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Bus from Fier to Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
albtrans.net
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Kakavia to Lamia
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32 - $37
Schedules at
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
KTEL Thesprotias
Phone
2665 0 22309
Email
info@ktel-thesprotias.gr
Website
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Athens - KTEL Kifisou
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Ferry operators
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $90
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Brindisi to Patras
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Pireas to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$54 - $55
Airplane economy seats
$67 - $68
2-berth outside
$110 - $130
3-berth outside shower
$85 - $110
Anek Ferries
Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
16 h 51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $230
Schedules at
anek.gr
Economy
$55 - $95
Airplane-type seats
$55 - $100
2 beds - outside cabin
$130 - $230
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 - $75
Business
$72
VIP
$87
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
$55
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 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $100
Car ferry from Ios to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $95

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brindisi and Crete is 862 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brindisi to Crete is to bus and ferry and fly which costs 140€ - 240€ and takes 12 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Brindisi to Crete is to train and fly which takes 5 h 51 min and costs 95€ - 750€.

No, there is no direct bus from Brindisi to Crete. However, there are services departing from Brindisi and arriving at Heraklion via Fier, Kakavia and Lamia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 14 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 48 min to get from Brindisi to Crete, including transfers.