There are 4 ways to get from Crete to Patmos by ferry, car ferry 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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Ferry, car ferry  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Naxos Champion Jet 2 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Naxos to Patmos

$83 - $170

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Ferry, Catamaran, car ferry  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
  2. Take the Catamaran from Santorini to Naxos
  3. Take the car ferry from Naxos to Patmos

$101 - $255

Fly to Kos, carferry  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Irakleion (HER) to Kos (KGS) HER - KGS
  2. Take the carferry from Kos to Patmos

$124 - $655

Fly to Rhodes, carferry  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Irakleion (HER) to Rhodes (RHO) HER - RHO
  2. Take the carferry from Rhodos to Patmos

$98 - $344

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Crete to Patmos is to ferry and car ferry which costs 70€ - 150€ and takes 7 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Crete to Patmos is to fly and carferry which costs 100€ - 600€ and takes 6 h 56 min.

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The distance between Crete and Patmos is 282 km.

It takes approximately 7 h 35 min to get from Crete to Patmos, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Crete to Patmos. However, there are services departing from Heraklion and arriving at Patmos via Naxos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Irakleion Airport to Kos Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Crete to Patmos.
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  • Distance: 176 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 35 min

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

There is no direct connection from Heraklion to Patmos. However, you can take the ferry to Naxos then take the car ferry to Patmos. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Heraklion to Patmos via Santorini and Naxos in around 8 h 10 min.

Airlines
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Irakleion to Kos
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $1,200
Flights from Irakleion to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Irakleion to Kos via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Irakleion to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $330
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Irakleion to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Heraklion to Naxos
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$70 - $95
Ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $75
1st Class
$65 - $90
Car ferry from Santorini to Naxos
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$60 - $85
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Naxos to Patmos
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$50 - $65
CABIN A4 outside
$50 - $65
Economy
$24 - $28
Car ferry from Santorini to Naxos
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$50 - $60
CABIN A4 outside
$50 - $60
Economy
$22 - $26
Dodekanisos Seaways
Website
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Kos to Patmos
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Schedules at
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Rhodos to Patmos
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
12ne.gr

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