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There are 3 ways to get from Crete to Icaria by ferry, car ferry or plane

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Ferry, car ferry via Evdilos  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Mykonos Champion Jet 2 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Mykonos to Evdilos Nissos Mykonos

$85 - $120

Cheapest option

Fly  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Irakleion (HER) to Ikaria Island (JIK) HER - JIK

$51 - $261

1 alternative option

Ferry, car ferry  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Mykonos Champion Jet 2 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Mykonos to Ágios Kírykos F/B Diagoras

$102 - $145

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Crete to Icaria is to ferry and car ferry which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 8 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Crete to Icaria is to fly which costs 40€ - 230€ and takes 5 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Crete to Icaria. However, there are services departing from Heraklion and arriving at Ágios Kírykos via Mykonos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 10 min.

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The distance between Crete and Icaria is 296 km.

The best way to get from Crete to Icaria without a car is to ferry and car ferry which takes 8 h 47 min and costs 70€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 47 min to get from Crete to Icaria, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Irakleion Airport to Ikaria Island Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Sky Express and Olympic Air offer flights from Irakleion Airport to Ikaria Island Airport.

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There are 71+ hotels available in Icaria. Prices start at $28 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 1€ - 2€.

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Map of how to get from Crete to Icaria.
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  • Distance: 185.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 47 min

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

Sky Express and Olympic Air fly from Néa Alikarnassós to Agios Kirykos twice daily.

Airlines
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Irakleion to Ikaria Island via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Irakleion to Ikaria Island via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
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 - $100
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Mykonos to Evdilos
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$23 - $35
Business
$29
Car ferry from Mykonos to Ágios Kírykos
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$40 - $60
Business
$55

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