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

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  •  2 h 53 min

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

$120 - $696

Cheapest option

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

$65 - $76

7 alternative options

Fly to Sitia  •  5 h 45 min

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

$140 - $850

Fly to Chania  •  5 h 16 min

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

$245 - $834

Car ferry, drive, Catamaran, ferry  •  14 h 41 min

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

$196 - $293

Bus and ferry, Catamaran, ferry  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Lefkimmi to Athens X2
  2. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini
  3. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$179 - $280

Bus and ferry, Catamaran, ferry via Στ.Ομονοιασ  •  18 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Lefkimmi to Athens X2
  2. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini
  3. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$181 - $282

Bus and ferry, car ferry  •  20 h 5 min

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

$98 - $203

Bus and ferry, bus, car 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 car ferry from Pireas to Heraklion

$82 - $176

Questions & Answers

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.

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The quickest way to get from Corfu to Crete is to fly which costs 100€ - 650€ and takes 2 h 53 min.

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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.

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The distance between Corfu and Crete is 663 km.

The best way to get from Corfu to Crete without a car is to bus and ferry and Catamaran and ferry which takes 17 h 40 min and costs 150€ - 250€.

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

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Corfu to Crete bus services, operated by KTEL Trikala, depart from Corfu station.

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There is no direct flight from Corfu Airport to Irakleion Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Corfu to Crete bus services, operated by KTEL Fthiotidos, arrive at Heraklion station.

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Small Planet Airline and Olympic Air offer flights from Corfu Airport to Irakleion Airport.

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Map of how to get from Corfu to Crete.
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  • Distance: 414.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 53 min

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

Olympic Air and Small Planet Airline 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
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Corfu to Sitia via Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Corfu to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Corfu to Chania via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Small Planet Airline
Website
smallplanet.aero
Flights from Corfu to Irakleion via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Corfu to Sitia via Athens, Irakleion
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Bus operators
KTEL Kerkyras
Phone
+3026610 28900
Email
info@greenbuses.gr
Website
greenbuses.gr
Bus and ferry from Lefkimmi to Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
greenbuses.gr
Bus and ferry from Corfu to Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
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 - $21
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
Bus from Agrinio to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
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
$14 - $17
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Ferry operators
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
ionionlines.eu
Passenger
$10 - $12
Vehicle
$43 - $47
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
$12 - $13
Schedules at
corfuferries.gr
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Ferry from Santorini to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Piraeus to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.gr
CABIN A2 outside
$80 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$70 - $80
CABIN A4 outside
$70 - $80
Economy
$40 - $50
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
$53
Airplane economy seats
$65 - $66
2-berth outside
$110 - $130
3-berth outside shower
$85 - $110

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The nearest airport to Crete is Irakleion (HER) Airport which is 32.4 km away. Other nearby airports include Chania (CHQ) (80.7 km), Santorini (JTR) (148.1 km) and Milos (MLO) (175.6 km).

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There are 415+ hotels available in Crete. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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