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There are 9 ways to get from Crete to Vourvourou by plane, taxi, car, car ferry, train, ferry or bus

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Fly Heraklion to Thessaloniki, taxi

  1. Fly from Heraklion (HER) to Thessaloniki (SKG)
  2. Take a taxi from Thessaloniki to Vourvourou

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Ferry, bus

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
  2. Take the bus from Pireaus to Thessaloniki KTEL Chalkidikis
  3. Take the bus from Thessaloniki - KTEL Chalkidikis to Níkiti

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Fly Chania to Thessaloniki, taxi

  1. Fly from Chania (CHQ) to Thessaloniki (SKG)
  2. Take a taxi from Thessaloniki to Vourvourou

Fly Heraklion to Kavala, drive

  1. Fly from Heraklion (HER) to Kavala (KVA)
  2. Drive from Kavala to Vourvourou

Fly Chania to Kavala, drive

  1. Fly from Chania (CHQ) to Kavala (KVA)
  2. Drive from Kavala to Vourvourou

Car ferry, drive

  1. Take the car ferry from Heraklion to Páros
  2. Take the car ferry from Paros to Piraeus
  3. Drive from Piraeus to Vourvourou

Car ferry, train, drive

  1. Take the car ferry from Heraklion to Páros
  2. Take the car ferry from Paros to Piraeus
  3. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki
  4. Drive from Thessaloniki to Vourvourou

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Heraklion Central Bus Station to Thessaloniki Macedonia Intercity Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki - The met hotel to Ouranoupoli

Car ferry, bus

  1. Take the car ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
  2. Take the bus from Pireaus to Thessaloniki KTEL Chalkidikis
  3. Take the bus from Thessaloniki - KTEL Chalkidikis to Níkiti
Crete → Vourvourou
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vourvourou is 210 521 2054.

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

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The cheapest way to get from Crete to Vourvourou is to ferry and bus which costs €100 - €180 and takes 21h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Crete to Vourvourou is to fly and taxi which costs €170 - €370 and takes 3h 44m.

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The distance between Crete and Vourvourou is 568 km.

The best way to get from Crete to Vourvourou without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 21h 11m and costs €100 - €180.

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It takes approximately 3h 44m to get from Crete to Vourvourou, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Heraklion Airport to Thessaloniki Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Olympic Air, Sky Express and Aegean Airlines offer flights from Heraklion Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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There are 111+ hotels available in Vourvourou. 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.

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Map of how to get from Crete to Vourvourou.
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  • Distance: 567.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 44m

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

You can take a bus from Heraklion to Vourvourou via Thessaloniki Macedonia Intercity Bus Station, Thessaloniki Macedonia KTEL Bus Station, Thessaloniki Monastiriou Bus Stop, Thessaloniki - The met hotel, and Ouranoupoli in around 24h 46m.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Heraklion to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €290
Flights from Heraklion to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €290
Flights from Chania to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€75 - €310
Flights from Chania to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €340
Flights from Heraklion to Kavala via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €310
Flights from Heraklion to Kavala via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€120 - €480
Flights from Chania to Kavala via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €390
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Heraklion to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €290
Flights from Heraklion to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €290
Flights from Chania to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€75 - €310
Flights from Chania to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €340
Flights from Heraklion to Kavala via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €310
Flights from Heraklion to Kavala via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€120 - €480
Flights from Chania to Kavala via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €390
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Heraklion to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €210
Flights from Heraklion to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €210
Flights from Chania to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Chania to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €280
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Heraklion to Kavala via Athens, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Phone
+302130121451
Website
hellenictrain.gr
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €35
Website
Greek Railways (OSE)
Airport
€10
Bus operators
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Pireaus to Thessaloniki KTEL Chalkidikis
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€39 - €42
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
KTEL Chalkidikis
Phone
2310 316555
Email
info@ktel-chalkidikis.gr
Website
ktel-chalkidikis.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki - KTEL Chalkidikis to Níkiti
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€15 - €20
Schedules at
ktel-chalkidikis.gr
Citylines
Phone
+359 2 812 0810
Email
support@citylines.bg
Website
citylines.eu
Bus from Heraklion Central Bus Station to Thessaloniki Macedonia Intercity Bus Station
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€20 - €110
Website
Citylines
Ammon Express
Phone
+30 2310 500225
Email
info@ammonexpress.gr
Website
ammonexpress.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki - The met hotel to Ouranoupoli
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€45
Schedules at
ammonexpress.gr
Ferry operators
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Heraklion to Páros
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €100
Website
Minoan Lines
Deck
€43
Airplane economy seats
€54
2-berth outside
€85 - €100
3-berth outside shower
€60 - €75
Seajets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.com
Car ferry from Paros to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€45 - €130
Website
Seajets
Club Fare Diak.
€55 - €80
Deck Fare Economy
€45 - €65
Deck Fare Economy & Car less than 4.25m
€90 - €130
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €100
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€56 - €60
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€65 - €85
Economy
€35 - €50
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€60 - €75
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€80 - €100
ANEK Lines
Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€50 - €170
Website
ANEK Lines
Economy
€50 - €70
Airplane-type seats
€50 - €75
2 beds - outside cabin
€130 - €170
Other operators
Taxi from Thessaloniki to Vourvourou
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Estimated price
€130 - €160

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