There are 6 ways to get from Cyprus to Crete by plane, car ferry, car, ferry, bus or taxi

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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Fly to Irakleion  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Larnaca (LCA) to Irakleion (HER) LCA - HER

$57 - $243

5 alternative options

Fly to Sitia  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Larnaca (LCA) to Sitia (JSH) LCA - JSH

$86 - $851

Fly to Chania  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Larnaca (LCA) to Chania (CHQ) LCA - CHQ

$86 - $591

Car ferry, drive, ferry, carferry via Santorini  •  28 h 16 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Kyrenia to Taşucu
  2. Drive from Taşucu to Fethiye
  3. Take the ferry from Fethiye to Rhodos
  4. Take the carferry from Rhodos to Kos
  5. Take the car ferry from Kos to Santorini
  6. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$252 - $410

Car ferry, drive, ferry, carferry  •  34 h 23 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Kyrenia to Taşucu
  2. Drive from Taşucu to Kaş
  3. Take the ferry from Kaş to Kastelorizo
  4. Take the carferry from Kastelorizo to Rhodos
  5. Take the car ferry from Rhodos to Heraklion

$194 - $389

Bus, car ferry, taxi  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the bus from Nicosia to Famagusta
  2. Take the car ferry from Famagusta to Mersin
  3. Take a taxi from Mersin to Adana
  4. Take the bus from Adana to Bandirma
  5. Take the bus from Bandirma to Marmaris
  6. Take the car ferry from Marmaris to Rhodes
  7. Take the car ferry from Rhodos to Heraklion

Questions & Answers

The distance between Cyprus and Crete is 751 km.

The best way to get from Cyprus to Crete without a car is to bus and car ferry and taxi which takes 2 days 10 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Cyprus to Crete, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Larnaca Airport to Irakleion Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Cobaltair, Blue Air, Sky Express and Olympic Air offer flights from Larnaca Airport to Irakleion Airport.

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There are 407+ hotels available in Crete. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cyprus to Larnaca Airport is to line 418 bus which takes 21 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Cyprus to Crete.
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  • Distance: 469.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 1 min

What companies run services between Cyprus and Crete, Greece?

Cobaltair, Olympic Air and two other airlines fly from Larnaca to Néa Alikarnassós twice daily.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Larnaca to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Larnaca to Sitia via Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Flights from Larnaca to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $650
Cobaltair
Website
cobalt.aero
Flights from Larnaca to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $750
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Larnaca to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Larnaca to Sitia via Athens, Irakleion
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Bus operators
North Cyprus Company
Website
northcyprusonline.com
Bus from Nicosia to Famagusta
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
northcyprusonline.com
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Adana to Bandirma
Ave. Duration
15 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Akgunler Denizcilik
Website
akgunlerbilet.com
Car ferry from Kyrenia to Taşucu
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
akgunlerbilet.com
Dodecanese Flying Dolphins
Phone
+302241304030
Email
info@12fd.gr
Website
12fd.gr
Ferry from Fethiye to Rhodos
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$47
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Dodecanese Flying Dolphins
Tuana Maritime
Phone
+90 252 612 42 42
Email
info@tuanamaritime.com
Website
tuanamaritime.com
Ferry from Fethiye to Rhodos
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$58
Schedules at
tuanamaritime.com
Yesil Dalyan Transport
Dodekanisos Seaways
Website
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Rhodos to Kos
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Schedules at
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Kastelorizo to Rhodos
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
12ne.gr
Meis Ferry Lines
Phone
+90 242 836 18 00
Website
meisferrylines.com
Ferry from Kaş to Kastelorizo
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
meisferrylines.com
Anek Ferries
Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Rhodos to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Schedules at
anek.gr
Economy
$40 - $75
Airplane-type seats
$45 - $75
2 beds - outside cabin
$100 - $180
Cyprus Turkish Shipping Company
Website
kibrisdeniz.net
Car ferry from Famagusta to Mersin
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
kibrisdeniz.net
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Phone
+90 (252) 412 22 90 – 91
Email
reservation@yesilmarmaris.com
Website
yesilmarmarislines.com
Car ferry from Marmaris to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Other operators
Taxi from Mersin to Adana
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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