There are 8 ways to get from Catania to Crete by plane, ferry, bus and ferry, train, bus, night bus, night train, 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.

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Fly to Irakleion  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Irakleion (HER) CTA - HER

$104 - $463

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Fly to Chania  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Chania (CHQ) CTA - CHQ

$144 - $564

Fly to Santorini, ferry  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Santorini (JTR) CTA - JTR
  2. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$196 - $638

Bus and ferry, train, bus  •  39 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Catania to Termoli
  2. Take the train from Termoli to Ancona Fb / ...
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Larissa
  4. Take the bus from Larissa to Lamia
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion

$283 - $396

Train, bus and ferry, bus  •  42 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Roma Termini Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ancona Ic / ...
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Trikala
  4. Take the bus from Trikala to Lamia
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion

$283 - $387

Train, night bus, night train, bus and ferry, bus, ferry  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Lamezia Terme Centrale Ic
  2. Take the night bus from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Gioia Del Colle Bus
  3. Take the night train from Gioia Del Colle to Brindisi Icn
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Brindisi to Fier
  5. Take the bus from Fier to Thessaloniki
  6. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Heraklion

Car ferry, bus  •  2 days 22 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Catania to Naples
  2. Take the bus from Napoli to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Heraklion

$361 - $475

Drive, car ferry, Catamaran, ferry  •  35 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Catania to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Drive from Villa San Giovanni to Brindisi
  4. Take the car ferry from Brindisi to Patras
  5. Drive from Patras to Piraeus
  6. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini
  7. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$272 - $476

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Catania to Crete is to fly which costs 85€ - 400€ and takes 4 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Catania to Crete is to fly which costs 85€ - 400€ and takes 4 h 18 min.

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The distance between Catania and Crete is 917 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from Catania to Crete, including transfers.

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

Alitalia, Vueling Airlines and 17 other airlines fly from Catania to Néa Alikarnassós every 4 hours.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Catania to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Catania to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Catania to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Irakleion via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Catania to Irakleion via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Catania to Santorini via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $2,700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Catania to Irakleion via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Catania to Santorini via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Catania to Santorini via Florence
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Catania to Chania via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Catania to Chania via Pisa
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Catania to Irakleion via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Catania to Chania via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Catania to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Catania to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Santorini via Verona
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Catania to Santorini via Naples
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Catania to Irakleion via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Catania to Irakleion via Brussels
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Catania to Irakleion via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,100
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Catania to Chania via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Catania to Chania via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Lamezia Terme Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Night train from Gioia Del Colle to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Catania to Termoli
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Larissa
Ave. Duration
11 h 26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Trikala
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Larissa to Lamia
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $21
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
Bus from Trikala to Lamia
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $17
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Ktel Ileias
Phone
+30 26210 20600
Email
info@ktelileias.gr
Website
ktelileias.gr
Bus from Larissa to Lamia
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
ktelileias.gr
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night bus from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Gioia Del Colle
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Fier to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Napoli to Sofia
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$250 - $320
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
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 daily
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Santorini to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Thessaloniki to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
25 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$100 - $140
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$65 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $110
TTT Lines
Phone
+39 081 5802744
Email
biglietteria-na@tttlines.com
Website
tttlines.com
Car ferry from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
tttlines.com
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$29 - $45
Grimaldi Lines

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