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Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Chania to Heraklion

$18

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chania to Heraklion 86.4 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Chania to Heraklion 86.4 miles

$20 - $30

Private transfer  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Chania to Irakleion Airport

$160 - $380

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

KTEL Chanion-Rethymnou S.A operates a bus from Chania to Heraklion hourly. Tickets cost $18 and the journey takes 3 h.

Bus operators
KTEL Chanion-Rethymnou S.A
Phone
2821 091288
Website
e-ktel.com
Bus from Chania to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
e-ktel.com
B&S Transfers
Phone
+30 697 32 04 923
Email
info@crete-taxi-service.com
Website
crete-taxi-service.com
Shuttle from Chania to Irakleion Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$160 - $380
Schedules at
crete-taxi-service.com
Luxurious Taxi
$170
Minivan
$281
Minibus
$380
Other operators
Taxi from Chania to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Radio Taxi Hermes
Phone
+30 698 673 1880
Website
chaniataxi.gr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chania and Heraklion is 103 km. The road distance is 138 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chania to Heraklion is to bus which costs 16€ and takes 3 h.

The quickest way to get from Chania to Heraklion is to Private transfer which takes 1 h 50 min and costs 140€ - 330€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chania and arriving at Heraklion. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

The bus from Chania to Heraklion takes 3 h including transfers and departs hourly.