There are 7 ways to get from Crete to Kalamata by car, car ferry, ferry, bus, shuttle 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.

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Drive, car ferry  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Heraklion to Kissamos
  2. Take the car ferry from Kissamos to Kalamata

$72 - $83

6 alternative options

Car ferry, Catamaran, bus  •  12 h 48 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
  2. Take the Catamaran from Santorini to Piraeus
  3. Take the bus from Athens to Kalamata

$130 - $169

Car ferry, bus  •  13 h 51 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Heraklion to Pireas
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Kalamata Express

$82 - $161

Private transfer, car ferry  •  14 h 59 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Irakleion Airport to Kissamos
  2. Take the car ferry from Kissamos to Kalamata

$246 - $406

Fly Irakleion to Kalamata  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Irakleion (HER) to Kalamata (KLX) HER - KLX

$112 - $553

Fly Irakleion to Athens, bus  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Irakleion (HER) to Athens (ATH) HER - ATH
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Kalamata

$75 - $204

Fly Sitia to Athens, bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Sitia (JSH) to Athens (ATH) JSH - ATH
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Kalamata

$84 - $238

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Crete to Kalamata is to drive and car ferry which costs 60€ - 75€ and takes 12 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Crete to Kalamata is to fly and bus which takes 6 h 26 min and costs 70€ - 210€.

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The distance between Crete and Kalamata is 326 km.

It takes approximately 12 h 17 min to get from Crete to Kalamata, including transfers.

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

Brussels Airlines, Olympic Air and four other airlines fly from Néa Alikarnassós to Kalamata 4 times a day.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Irakleion to Kalamata via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Flights from Irakleion to Kalamata via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Irakleion to Kalamata via Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,800
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 to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Irakleion to Kalamata via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Flights from Irakleion to Kalamata via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
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 to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Irakleion to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Sitia to Athens via Irakleion
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $350
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
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Irakleion to Athens
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $170
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Irakleion to Kalamata via Brussels
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Irakleion to Kalamata via Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,800
Bus operators
KTEL Messinias
Phone
27210 28581
Website
ktelmessinias.gr
Bus from Athens to Kalamata
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $31
Schedules at
ktelmessinias.gr
B&S Transfers
Phone
+30 697 32 04 923
Email
info@crete-taxi-service.com
Website
crete-taxi-service.com
Shuttle from Irakleion Airport to Kissamos
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$200 - $360
Schedules at
crete-taxi-service.com
Luxurious Taxi
$204
Minivan
$279
Minibus
$361
Ferry operators
Lane Sea Lines
Phone
+30 2736037055
Email
info@lane-kithira.com
Website
lane.gr
Car ferry from Kissamos to Kalamata
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
lane.gr
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$30 - $45
Business
$41
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$65 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $110
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

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