There are 3 ways to get from Chania to Fira by car, car ferry, shuttle or plane

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

Drive, car ferry  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Chania to Rethymno
  2. Take the car ferry from Rethymno to Santorini Champion Jet 2

$70 - $146

2 alternative options

Private transfer, car ferry  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Chania Airport to Rethymno
  2. Take the car ferry from Rethymno to Santorini Champion Jet 2

$169 - $378

Fly  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Chania (CHQ) to Santorini (JTR) CHQ - JTR

$89 - $567

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

Olympic Air, Ryanair and Sky Express fly from Chania to Fira every 4 hours.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Chania to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Chania to Santorini via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Chania to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Chania to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Bus operators
B&S Transfers
Phone
+30 697 32 04 923
Email
info@crete-taxi-service.com
Website
crete-taxi-service.com
Shuttle from Chania Airport to Rethymno
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$95 - $230
Schedules at
crete-taxi-service.com
Luxurious Taxi
$99
Minivan
$161
Minibus
$223
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Rethymno to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $100
Silver
$98
Club Class
$108
Platinum Class
$123

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Chania to Fira?

The distance between Chania and Fira is 162 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chania to Fira?

The cheapest way to get from Chania to Fira is to drive and car ferry which costs 55€ - 120€ and takes 3 h 21 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Chania to Fira?

The quickest way to get from Chania to Fira is to drive and car ferry which takes 3 h 21 min and costs 55€ - 120€.

How long does it take to get from Chania to Fira?

It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Chania to Fira, including transfers.