There are 7 ways to get from Crete to İzmir by ferry, car ferry, taxi, bus, train, bus and ferry 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

Ferry, car ferry, taxi  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
  2. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Kos
  3. Take the ferry from Kos to Turgutreis
  4. Take a taxi from Turgutreis to İzmir

$193 - $315

Cheapest option

Fly from Irakleion  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Irakleion (HER) to Izmir (ADB) HER - ADB

$82 - $252

5 alternative options

Ferry, car ferry, Catamaran, bus, train via Güvercinlik  •  15 h 4 min

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
  2. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Kos
  3. Take the Catamaran from Kos to Bodrum
  4. Take the bus from Güvercinlik to Söke
  5. Take the train from Söke to Basmane

$123 - $223

Ferry, car ferry, Catamaran, bus, train  •  15 h 57 min

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
  2. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Kos
  3. Take the Catamaran from Kos to Bodrum
  4. Take the bus from Bodrum to Soke
  5. Take the train from Söke to Basmane

$115 - $214

Ferry, car ferry, bus  •  17 h 35 min

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Mykonos
  2. Take the car ferry from Mykonos to Chíos
  3. Take the car ferry from Chios to Çeşme
  4. Take the bus from Cesme to Izmir Airport

$140 - $207

Bus  •  38 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Heraklion to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Edirne
  3. Take the bus from Edirne to Izmir

$119 - $145

Fly from Chania  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Chania (CHQ) to Izmir (ADB) CHQ - ADB

$125 - $386

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Crete to İzmir is to bus which costs 100€ - 130€ and takes 38 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Crete to İzmir is to fly which costs 70€ - 220€ and takes 6 h 27 min.

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The distance between Crete and İzmir is 414 km.

It takes approximately 12 h 38 min to get from Crete to İzmir, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Crete to İzmir.
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  • Distance: 258.5 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 38 min

What companies run services between Crete, Greece and İzmir, Turkey?

Olympic Air, Aegean Airlines and 12 other airlines fly from Néa Alikarnassós to İzmir hourly.

Airlines
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Irakleion to Izmir via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Irakleion to Izmir via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from Irakleion to Izmir via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from Chania to Izmir via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from Chania to Izmir via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Chania to Izmir via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Irakleion to Izmir via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Chania to Izmir via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Irakleion to Izmir via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Chania to Izmir via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Chania to Izmir via Athens, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Irakleion to Izmir via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Chania to Izmir via Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Söke to Basmane
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Güvercinlik to Söke
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Bodrum to Söke
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Bodrum to Soke
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Plovdiv to Edirne
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Edirne to Izmir
Ave. Duration
9 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $25
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Havas
Phone
444 0 487
Email
info@havas.net
Website
havas.com.tr
Bus from Cesme to Izmir Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
havas.com.tr
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus and ferry from Heraklion to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
23 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $105
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $75
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Heraklion to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $95
Bodrum Express Lines
Bodrum Ferryboat
Website
bodrumferryboat.com
Ferry from Kos to Turgutreis
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
bodrumferryboat.com
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Phone
+90 (252) 412 22 90 – 91
Email
reservation@yesilmarmaris.com
Website
yesilmarmarislines.com
Ferry from Kos to Bodrum
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Mykonos to Chíos
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$55 - $90
Business
$85
4 bed inside cabin
$77
EgeBerlik
Website
egebirlik.eu
Car ferry from Chios to Çeşme
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
egebirlik.eu
Erturk
Website
erturk.com.tr
Car ferry from Chíos to Çesme Port
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
erturk.com.tr
Turyol
Website
turyolonline.com
Car ferry from Chios to Çeşme
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
turyolonline.com
Other operators
Taxi from Turgutreis to İzmir
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120

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