Travel from Crete to Zakynthos

Flights from Crete to Zakynthos

Olympic Air, Brussels Airlines and six other airlines fly from Soúda to Zakynthos 5 times a day.

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How to get from Crete to Zakynthos

ModeDurationPrice
From Souda bus to Chania, bus to Chania airport, fly to Zakinthos airport, then taxi to Zakynthos.12 h 42 min$219
From Néa Alikarnassós line 6 bus to Irakleion airport, fly to Zakinthos airport, then taxi to Zakynthos.2 h 21 min$267
From Heraklion car ferry to Ios, car ferry to Piraeus, drive to Killini, Greece, then car ferry to Zakynthos.12 h 25 min$198
From Heraklion car ferry to Ios, car ferry to Piraeus, walk to Εθν.Αντιστασεωσ, line 420 bus to Athens, bus to Patras, then bus and ferry to Zakynthos.15 h 3 min$179
From Heraklion car ferry to Mykonos, car ferry to Rafina, taxi to Athens International Airport ✈, train to Kiato, train to Patras, then bus and ferry to Zakynthos.16 h 25 min$260
From Heraklion car ferry to Σταθμοσ Ησαπ, line 420 bus to Athens, then bus and ferry to Zakynthos.17 h 36 min$147
From Heraklion ferry to Σταθμοσ Ησαπ, line 420 bus to Athens, then bus and ferry to Zakynthos.17 h 36 min$153
From Heraklion bus and ferry to Lamia, bus to Patras, then bus and ferry to Zakynthos.18 h 38 min$104

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

It takes approximately 12 h 42 min to get from Crete to Zakynthos, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Crete and Zakynthos?

No, there is no direct bus from Crete to Zakynthos. However, there are services departing from Heraklion and arriving at Zakynthos via Lamia and Patras. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 38 min.

Operators from Crete to Zakynthos

OperatorPhoneWebsite
KTEL Chanion-Rethymnou S.A2821 091288KTEL Chanion-Rethymnou S.A
Olympic AirOlympic Air
Brussels AirlinesBrussels Airlines
EurowingsEurowings
Sky Express Sky Express
Condor FlugdienstCondor Flugdienst
GermaniaGermania
Aegean AirlinesAegean Airlines
Vueling AirlinesVueling Airlines
KTEL Irakleiou+30 2810 283270KTEL Irakleiou
Hellenic Seaways+30 210 4199000Hellenic Seaways
Ionian Group00302695025403Ionian Group
OASAOASA
KTEL Achaias2610 623 888KTEL Achaias
KTEL Zakythos302695022255KTEL Zakythos
Sea Jets+30 210 4121001Sea Jets
Greek Railways (OSE)Greek Railways (OSE)
Minoan Lines801 11 75000Minoan Lines
Superfast ferries+30 210 8919700Superfast ferries
KTEL Fthiotidos22310 - 51345KTEL Fthiotidos
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      1 Fly from Chania
      • One-Way approx: USD $96 - $440
      • Duration: 12 h 42 min
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      2 Fly from Irakleion
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