There are 6 ways to get from Greece to Northern Cyprus by plane, train, bus or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Irakleion to Larnaca  •  4 h 28 min

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

$57 - $242

Cheapest option

Fly Athens to Larnaca  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Larnaca (LCA) ATH - LCA

$46 - $171

4 alternative options

Fly Thessaloniki to Larnaca  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Larnaca (LCA) SKG - LCA

$68 - $199

Fly Thessaloniki to Paphos  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Paphos (PFO) SKG - PFO

$63 - $350

Fly Athens to Paphos  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Paphos (PFO) ATH - PFO

$71 - $1,112

Train, bus, car ferry  •  38 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Katerini 600
  2. Take the bus from Katerini to Istanbul Otogar
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Tasucu
  4. Take the car ferry from Taşucu to Kyrenia

$93 - $151

What companies run services between Greece and Northern Cyprus?

Olympic Air and Cobaltair fly from Heraklion to Larnaca twice daily.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Irakleion to Larnaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Irakleion to Larnaca via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Thessaloniki to Larnaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Thessaloniki to Larnaca via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Athens to Larnaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Athens to Larnaca via Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Flights from Athens to Larnaca via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $480
Cobaltair
Website
cobalt.aero
Flights from Irakleion to Larnaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $750
Flights from Thessaloniki to Larnaca
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Athens to Larnaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Athens to Paphos
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Larnaca
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Athens to Larnaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Paphos
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $600
Flights from Athens to Paphos via Chania
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
TUS Airways Ltd
Website
tusairways.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Larnaca
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Athens to Larnaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Charlie Airlines Limited
Website
cyprusairways.com
Flights from Athens to Larnaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Katerini
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$24 - $35
First Class
$30 - $45
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Tasucu
Ave. Duration
14 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Akgunler Denizcilik
Website
akgunlerbilet.com
Car ferry from Taşucu to Kyrenia
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
akgunlerbilet.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Greece and Northern Cyprus is 1113 km.

The cheapest way to get from Greece to Northern Cyprus is to fly which costs 35€ - 150€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Greece to Northern Cyprus is to fly which takes 3 h 2 min and costs 55€ - 170€.

It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Greece to Northern Cyprus, including transfers.