There are 8 ways to get from Crete to Corfu by plane, ferry, car, car ferry, bus and ferry, train 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 from Irakleion  •  5 h 7 min

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

$111 - $701

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Carferry, bus, bus and ferry  •  21 h 3 min

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

$74 - $172

6 alternative options

Fly from Chania  •  5 h 54 min

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

$229 - $815

Ferry, Catamaran, drive, carferry  •  13 h 48 min

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

$195 - $283

Ferry, Catamaran, bus and ferry  •  18 h 40 min

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

$172 - $257

Ferry, Catamaran, train, bus and ferry  •  19 h 55 min

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
  2. Take the Catamaran from Santorini to Piraeus
  3. Take the train from Athens to Trikala
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Trikala to Corfu

Ferry, bus and ferry  •  20 h 18 min

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

$90 - $339

Bus and ferry, bus  •  21 h 25 min

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

Questions & Answers

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

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The distance between Crete and Corfu is 663 km.

The best way to get from Crete to Corfu without a car is to ferry and Catamaran and bus and ferry which takes 18 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Crete to Corfu, including transfers.

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

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There is no direct flight from Irakleion Airport to Corfu Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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

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Ellinair, Eurowings, Condor Flugdienst and two other airlines offer flights from Irakleion Airport to Corfu Airport.

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There are 2265+ hotels available in Corfu. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Crete to Irakleion Airport is to line 6 bus which takes 7 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Crete to Corfu.
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  • Distance: 414.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 7 min

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

Olympic Air, Sky Express and six other airlines fly from Néa Alikarnassós to Corfu 5 times a day.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Irakleion to Corfu via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Chania to Corfu via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Irakleion to Corfu via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Chania to Corfu via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Irakleion to Corfu via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Irakleion to Corfu via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$250 - $3,000
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Chania to Corfu via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Trikala
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$19 - $26
First Class
$24 - $35
Bus operators
KTEL Kerkyras
Phone
+3026610 28900
Email
info@greenbuses.gr
Website
greenbuses.gr
Bus and ferry from Athens to Corfu
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
greenbuses.gr
KTEL Trikala
Phone
(+30) 24310 73130
Email
info@ktel-trikala.gr
Website
ktel-trikala.gr
Bus and ferry from Trikala to Corfu
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
ktel-trikala.gr
KTEL Aitoloakarnanias
Phone
26410-54444
Website
ktelaitol.gr
Bus from Athens to Agrinio
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
Bus and ferry from Agrinio to Corfu
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus and ferry from Heraklion to Lamia
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Lamia to Trikala
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
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 Santorini to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $95
Corfu Ferries
Phone
+302665021000
Email
oscartrv@otenet.gr
Website
corfuferries.gr
Car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $13
Schedules at
corfuferries.gr
Ionion Lines
Phone
0030 2661081808
Email
reservation@ionionlines.eu
Website
ionionlines.eu
Car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Corfu
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
ionionlines.eu
Passenger
$10 - $12
Vehicle
$42 - $46
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$91
Aircraft-type seats
$100
2 bed inside cabin
$242
3 bed outside cabin
$190 - $230
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
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 Heraklion to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$52 - $53
Airplane economy seats
$65 - $66
2-berth outside
$110 - $130
3-berth outside shower
$85 - $100

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