There are 4 ways to get from Chania to Aptera by bus, taxi, car or foot

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Bus  •  18 min

  1. Take the bus from Chania to Megalo Chorio - Cross


3 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chania to Aptera 8.6 miles

$14 - $18

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Chania to Aptera 8.6 miles

$2 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Walk from Chania to Aptera 8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Chania to Aptera is to bus which costs 2€ and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chania to Aptera is to taxi which costs 12€ - 16€ and takes 13 min.

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The distance between Chania and Aptera is 11 km. The road distance is 13.8 km.

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The bus from Chania to Megalo Chorio - Cross takes 18 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chania and arriving at Megalo Chorio - Cross. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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The nearest airport to Aptera is Chania (CHQ) Airport which is 8.5 km away. Other nearby airports include Irakleion (HER) (95.4 km), Milos (MLO) (140.4 km), Santorini (JTR) (159.5 km) and Paros (PAS) (193.8 km).

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Map of how to get from Chania to Aptera.
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  • Distance: 6.8 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

What companies run services between Chania, Greece and Aptera, Greece?

KTEL Chanion-Rethymnou S.A operates a bus from Chania to Aptera every 3 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 18 min.

Bus operators
KTEL Chanion-Rethymnou S.A
2821 091288
Bus from Chania to Megalo Chorio - Cross
Ave. Duration
18 min
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Chania to Aptera
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Radio Taxi Hermes
+30 698 673 1880

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