Directions from Fira to Elafonisi beach

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Recommended option

Car ferry, drive  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Rethymno Champion Jet 2
  2. Drive from Rethymno to Elafonisi beach

$75 - $151

3 alternative options

Car ferry, bus  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Rethymno
  2. Take the bus from Rethymno to Chania
  3. Take the bus from Chania to Vlithia

$124 - $200

Fly, taxi  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Santorini (JTR) to Chania (CHQ) JTR - CHQ
  2. Take a taxi from Palaiochora to Elafonisi beach

$213 - $733

Car ferry, Private transfer  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Heraklion Highspeed 7 / ...
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Irakleion Airport to Palaiochora

$367 - $704

What companies run services between Fira, Greece and Elafonisi beach, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Fira to Elafonisi beach. However, you can take the drive to Santorini, take the car ferry to Rethymno, then take the drive to Elafonisi beach. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Fira to Elafonisi beach via Santorini, Rethymno, Rethymno, Chania, and Vlithia in around 7 h 58 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Santorini to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Santorini to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Bus operators
KTEL Chanion-Rethymnou S.A
Phone
2821 091288
Website
e-ktel.com
Bus from Rethymno to Chania
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
e-ktel.com
Bus from Chania to Vlithia
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
e-ktel.com
B&S Transfers
Phone
+30 697 32 04 923
Email
info@crete-taxi-service.com
Website
crete-taxi-service.com
Shuttle from Irakleion Airport to Palaiochora
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Schedules at
crete-taxi-service.com
Luxurious Taxi
$288
Minivan
$294
Minibus
$528
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Rethymno
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $95
Silver
$93
Club Class
$102
Platinum Class
$117
Car ferry from Santorini to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$30 - $45
Business
$41
Other operators
Taxi from Palaiochora to Elafonisi beach
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Fira and Elafonisi beach is 213 km.

The cheapest way to get from Fira to Elafonisi beach is to car ferry and drive which costs 60€ - 130€ and takes 4 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Fira to Elafonisi beach is to car ferry and drive which takes 4 h 30 min and costs 60€ - 130€.

It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Fira to Elafonisi beach, including transfers.