There are 5 ways to get from Crete to Hydra by car ferry, ferry, plane or subway

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

Car ferry, ferry via Ios  •  9 h 51 min

$118 - $198

Cheapest option

Car ferry Minoan Lines, ferry  •  11 h 26 min

$71 - $203

3 alternative options

Fly from Irakleion, ferry  •  6 h 7 min

  1. HER - ATH

$71 - $203

Fly from Sitia, ferry  •  5 h 5 min

  1. JSH - ATH

$80 - $237

Fly from Chania, subway, ferry  •  7 h

  1. CHQ - ATH

$81 - $254

Questions & Answers

The distance between Crete and Hydra is 276 km.

The cheapest way to get from Crete to Hydra is to fly and ferry which costs 60€ - 180€ and takes 6 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Crete to Hydra is to fly and ferry which takes 5 h 5 min and costs 65€ - 210€.

No, there is no direct ferry from Crete to Hydra. However, there are services departing from Heraklion and arriving at Hydra via Ios and Piraeus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 51 min.

It takes approximately 9 h 51 min to get from Crete to Hydra, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Heraklion to Hydra. However, you can take the car ferry to Ios, take the car ferry to Piraeus, then take the ferry to Hydra. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Heraklion to Hydra via Piraeus in around 11 h 26 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Irakleion to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Sitia to Athens
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Chania to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Irakleion to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Irakleion to Athens via Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Irakleion to Athens
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $170
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Irakleion to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Chania to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $150
Train operators
OASA
Website
oasa.gr
Subway from Στ.Μοναστηρακι to Στ.Ν.Φαληρου
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
oasa.gr
Ferry operators
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Heraklion to Ios
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$40 - $60
Business
$54
Car ferry from Ios to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$55 - $75
Business
$71
VIP
$86
Ferry from Piraeus to Hydra
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$21 - $28
Business
$27
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Heraklion to Ios
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$70 - $95
Car ferry from Ios to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $95
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Heraklion to Pireas
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$53 - $54
Airplane economy seats
$66 - $67
2-berth outside
$110 - $130
3-berth outside shower
$85 - $110
Anek Ferries
Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
16 h 52 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $170
Schedules at
anek.gr
Economy
$45 - $70
Airplane-type seats
$50 - $75
2 beds - outside cabin
$120 - $170
Hellas Speed Cat
Phone
+30 211 7053755
Email
hellasspeedcat1@gmail.com
Website
speedcat.gr
Ferry from Pireas to Hydra
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
en.speedcat.gr

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