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There are 3 ways to get from Crete to Kýthnos by 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.

Recommended option

Ferry, Catamaran, car ferry  •  8h 36m

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
  2. Take the Catamaran from Santorini to Serifos
  3. Take the car ferry from Serifos to Kýthnos

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus, car ferry  •  22h 39m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Heraklion to Lamia
  2. Take the bus from Lamia to Athens
  3. Take the bus from Athens - Ktel Attikis to Lavrio
  4. Take the car ferry from Laurium to Kýthnos

92€ - 111€

1 alternative option

Car ferry  •  14h 52m

  1. Take the car ferry from Heraklion to Milos
  2. Take the car ferry from Milos to Kýthnos

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Crete to Kýthnos is to bus and ferry and bus and car ferry which costs 90€ - 120€ and takes 22h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Crete to Kýthnos is to bus and ferry and bus and car ferry which costs 90€ - 120€ and takes 22h 39m.

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The distance between Crete and Kýthnos is 254 km.

The best way to get from Crete to Kýthnos without a car is to ferry and Catamaran and car ferry which takes 8h 36m and costs .

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It takes approximately 8h 36m to get from Crete to Kýthnos, including transfers.

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There are 89+ hotels available in Kýthnos. Prices start at 65€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Crete to Kýthnos.
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  • Distance: 159 miles
  • Duration: 8h 36m

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

There is no direct connection from Heraklion to Kýthnos. However, you can take the ferry to Santorini, take the Catamaran to Serifos, take the walk to Serifos, take the car ferry to Kýthnos, then take the taxi to Kýthnos. Alternatively, you can take a car ferry from Heraklion to Kýthnos via Milos and Kýthnos in around 14h 52m.

Bus operators
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus and ferry from Heraklion to Lamia
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
47€ - 53€
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Lamia to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 23€
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
KTEL Attikis
Phone
210 88 08 000
Email
info@ktelattikis.gr
Website
ktelattikis.gr
Bus from Athens - Ktel Attikis to Lavrio
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Schedules at
ktelattikis.gr
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
Sea Jets
2nd Class
45€ - 70€
1st Class
55€ - 75€
Ferry from Santorini to Serifos
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
Sea Jets
2nd Class
50€ - 70€
1st Class
55€ - 80€
Zante Ferries
Phone
(+30) 210 4100211
Website
zanteferries.gr
Car ferry from Serifos to Kýthnos
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
zanteferries.gr
Car ferry from Milos to Kýthnos
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
zanteferries.gr
Anek Ferries
Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Heraklion to Milos
Ave. Duration
10h 38m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
30€ - 110€
Website
Anek Ferries
Economy
30€ - 45€
Airplane-type seats
30€ - 50€
2 beds - outside cabin
85€ - 110€
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Laurium to Kýthnos
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Economy
12€ - 17€
Business
15€

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