There are 5 ways to get from Crete to Patmos by car ferry, plane or ferry

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

Car ferry via Santorini  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
  2. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Amorgos
  3. Take the car ferry from Katapola to Patmos

$115 - $256

Cheapest option

Fly to Rhodes, car ferry  •  8 h 47 min

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

$89 - $385

3 alternative options

Car ferry  •  8 h

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

$92 - $213

Fly to Kos, ferry, car ferry  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Irakleion (HER) to Kos (KGS) HER - KGS
  2. Take the ferry from Mastichárion to Kalymnos
  3. Take the car ferry from Kalymnos to Patmos

$127 - $705

Fly to Athens, car ferry  •  12 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Irakleion (HER) to Athens (ATH) HER - ATH
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Patmos

$89 - $284

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

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

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Irakleion to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Irakleion to Kos via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Irakleion to Athens
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Irakleion to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Irakleion to Kos
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $1,200
Flights from Irakleion to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Irakleion to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
Flights from Irakleion to Kos
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$19 - $95
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
Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Irakleion to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Irakleion to Athens
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$24 - $170
Ferry operators
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
$43
Car ferry from Naxos to Patmos
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$30 - $45
Business
$42
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $95
Car ferry from Santorini to Amorgos
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Car ferry from Heraklion to Naxos
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Silver
$96
Club Class
$108
Platinum Class
$114
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Katapola to Patmos
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$26 - $95
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$70 - $95
CABIN A3 outside
$55 - $65
CABIN A4 outside
$55 - $65
Economy
$26 - $30
Car ferry from Naxos to Patmos
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$28 - $100
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$75 - $100
CABIN A3 outside
$60 - $70
CABIN A4 outside
$60 - $70
Economy
$28 - $32
Car ferry from Rhodos to Patmos
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$80 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$65 - $80
CABIN A4 outside
$65 - $80
Economy
$38 - $44
Car ferry from Kálymnos to Patmos
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $95
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$70 - $95
CABIN A3 outside
$55 - $65
CABIN A4 outside
$55 - $65
Economy
$25 - $28
Car ferry from Piraeus to Patmos
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$85 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$70 - $85
CABIN A4 outside
$70 - $85
Economy
$40 - $50
Dodekanisos Seaways
Website
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Rhodos to Patmos
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Kalymnos to Patmos
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Schedules at
12ne.gr
Anek Ferry Company

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Crete to Patmos?

The distance between Crete and Patmos is 282 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Crete to Patmos?

The cheapest way to get from Crete to Patmos is to car ferry which costs 75€ - 180€ and takes 8 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Crete to Patmos?

The quickest way to get from Crete to Patmos is to fly and ferry and car ferry which takes 7 h 28 min and costs 100€ - 600€.

Is there a direct ferry between Crete and Patmos?

No, there is no direct ferry from Crete to Patmos. However, there are services departing from Heraklion and arriving at Patmos via Santorini and Katapola. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 29 min.

How long does it take to get from Crete to Patmos?

It takes approximately 7 h 29 min to get from Crete to Patmos, including transfers.