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

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Ferry, car ferry  •  9h 5m

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Mykonos
  2. Take the car ferry from Mykonos to Patmos F/B Diagoras

70€ - 226€

2 alternative options

Fly to Rhodes, car ferry  •  8h 46m

  1. Fly from Heraklion (HER) to Rhodes (RHO) HER - RHO
  2. Take the car ferry from Rhodos to Patmos

78€ - 254€

Fly to Kos, car ferry  •  6h 57m

  1. Fly from Heraklion (HER) to Kos (KGS) HER - KGS
  2. Take the car ferry from Kos to Patmos

75€ - 170€

Crete → Pátmos
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Yes, travel within Greece is currently allowed.

The COVID-19 helpline number in Pátmos is 0210 521 2054.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Pátmos is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Pátmos is 0.5 metres.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Crete to Pátmos is to ferry and car ferry which costs 70€ - 230€ and takes 9h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Crete to Pátmos is to fly and car ferry which costs 75€ - 170€ and takes 6h 57m.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Crete to Pátmos. However, there are services departing from Heraklion and arriving at Patmos via Mykonos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 5m.

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The distance between Crete and Pátmos is 282 km.

The best way to get from Crete to Pátmos without a car is to ferry and car ferry which takes 9h 5m and costs 70€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 9h 5m to get from Crete to Pátmos, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Heraklion Airport to Rhodes Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Sky Express offers flights from Heraklion Airport to Rhodes Airport.

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There are 147+ hotels available in Pátmos. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Crete to Heraklion 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 Pátmos.
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  • Distance: 281.5 km
  • Duration: 9h 5m

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

There is no direct connection from Crete to Pátmos. However, you can take the ferry to Mykonos, take the walk to Mykonos, then take the car ferry to Patmos. Alternatively, you can take the line 6 bus to Irakleion Airport, take the walk to Heraklion airport, fly to Rhodes, take the walk to Rhodes Airport, take the bus to Rhodes, take the walk to Rhodos, then take the car ferry to Pátmos.

Airlines
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Heraklion to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 220€
Flights from Heraklion to Kos
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
55€ - 210€
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Heraklion to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 160€
Website
Sea Jets
Club Fare Diak.
60€ - 85€
Deck Fare Economy
45€ - 70€
Deck Fare Economy & Car less than 4.25m
110€ - 160€
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Mykonos to Patmos
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
21€ - 75€
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
35€ - 50€
2 Bed Lux Cabin
60€ - 75€
Economy
21€ - 28€
4 Bed Inside Cabin
35€ - 55€
Dodekanisos Seaways
Phone
+30 22410 70590
Email
info@12ne.gr
Website
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Rhodos to Patmos
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
35€ - 60€
Website
Dodekanisos Seaways
Car ferry from Kos to Patmos
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
22€ - 45€
Website
Dodekanisos Seaways

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