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There are 3 ways to get from Cyprus to Crete by plane, car ferry, car or ferry

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Fly  •  4 h 1 min

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

$57 - $243

2 alternative options

Car ferry, drive, ferry  •  32 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 car ferry from Rhodos to Heraklion

$193 - $373

Car ferry, drive, ferry via Kastelorizo  •  34 h 58 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 car ferry from Kastellorizo to Rhodos
  5. Take the car ferry from Rhodos to Heraklion

$190 - $434

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cyprus to Crete is to fly which costs 45€ - 220€ and takes 4 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cyprus to Crete is to fly which costs 45€ - 220€ and takes 4 h 1 min.

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The distance between Cyprus and Crete is 751 km.

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 Heraklion Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Olympic Air offers flights from Larnaca Airport to Heraklion Airport.

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There are 382+ hotels available in Crete. Prices start at $48 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 1€.

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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?

Olympic Air flies from Larnaca to Néa Alikarnassós 3 times a day.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Larnaca to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from Larnaca to Heraklion via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
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
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
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
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
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Kastellorizo to Rhodos
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$70 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$55 - $65
CABIN A4 outside
$55 - $65
Economy
$26 - $30
Dodekanisos Seaways
Website
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

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