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

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 to Irakleion  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Corfu (CFU) to Irakleion (HER) CFU - HER

$120 - $696

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus, ferry  •  21 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Corfu to Agrinio
  2. Take the bus from Agrinio to Athens
  3. Take the ferry from Pireas to Heraklion

$63 - $297

7 alternative options

Fly to Sitia  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Corfu (CFU) to Sitia (JSH) CFU - JSH

$140 - $850

Fly to Chania  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Corfu (CFU) to Chania (CHQ) CFU - CHQ

$245 - $834

Car ferry, drive  •  14 h 43 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Corfu to Igoumenitsa
  2. Drive from Igoumenitsa to Piraeus
  3. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
  4. Take the car ferry from Ios to Heraklion

$177 - $298

Car ferry, bus  •  18 h 52 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Corfu to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Athens - KTEL Kifisou
  3. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
  4. Take the car ferry from Ios to Heraklion

$159 - $260

Bus and ferry, train, car ferry  •  19 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Corfu to Larissa X4
  2. Take the train from Larissa to Athens 601
  3. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
  4. Take the car ferry from Ios to Heraklion

$154 - $260

Bus and ferry, car ferry  •  20 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Corfu to Athens X1 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Pireas to Heraklion

$109 - $226

Bus and ferry, bus  •  21 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Corfu to Trikala
  2. Take the bus from Trikala to Lamia
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion

$70 - $82

What companies run services between Corfu, Greece and Crete, Greece?

Olympic Air and Astra Airlines fly from Corfu to Néa Alikarnassós 5 times a day.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Corfu to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Corfu to Irakleion via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Corfu to Sitia via Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Corfu to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Corfu to Sitia via Athens, Irakleion
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Corfu to Chania via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Larissa to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$19 - $26
First Class
$24 - $35
Bus operators
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
KTEL Kerkyras
Phone
+3026610 28900
Email
info@greenbuses.gr
Website
greenbuses.gr
Bus and ferry from Corfu to Larissa
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greenbuses.gr
Bus and ferry from Corfu to Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
greenbuses.gr
KTEL Aitoloakarnanias
Phone
26410-54444
Website
ktelaitol.gr
Bus and ferry from Corfu to Agrinio
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
Bus from Agrinio to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
KTEL Trikala
Phone
(+30) 24310 73130
Email
info@ktel-trikala.gr
Website
ktel-trikala.gr
Bus and ferry from Corfu to Trikala
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
ktel-trikala.gr
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Trikala to Lamia
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $17
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
Ferry operators
Corfu Ferries
Phone
+302665021000
Email
oscartrv@otenet.gr
Website
corfuferries.gr
Car ferry from Corfu to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
corfuferries.gr
Ionion Lines
Phone
0030 2661081808
Email
reservation@ionionlines.eu
Website
ionionlines.eu
Car ferry from Corfu to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
ionionlines.eu
Passenger
$11 - $12
Vehicle
$47 - $48
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
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
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Ferry from Pireas to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$94
Aircraft-type seats
$103
2 bed inside cabin
$250
3 bed outside cabin
$200 - $240

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Corfu and Crete is 663 km.

The cheapest way to get from Corfu to Crete is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 55€ - 70€ and takes 21 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Corfu to Crete is to fly which takes 2 h 53 min and costs 100€ - 600€.

No, there is no direct bus from Corfu to Crete. However, there are services departing from Corfu and arriving at Heraklion via Trikala and Lamia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Corfu to Crete, including transfers.