There are 4 ways to get from Heraklion to Ierapetra by bus, taxi, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Heraklion to Ierapetra

$11 - $14

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Heraklion to Ierapetra 59 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Heraklion to Ierapetra 59 miles

$14 - $21

Private transfer  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Irakleion Airport to Ierapetra

$120 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Heraklion to Ierapetra is to bus which costs 9€ - 12€ and takes 2 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heraklion to Ierapetra is to taxi which costs 75€ - 90€ and takes 1 h 22 min.

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The distance between Heraklion and Ierapetra is 65 km. The road distance is 94.4 km.

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The bus from Heraklion to Ierapetra takes 2 h 45 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heraklion and arriving at Ierapetra. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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The best way to get from Heraklion to Ierapetra without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 45 min and costs 9€ - 12€.

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Heraklion to Ierapetra bus services, operated by KTEL Heraklio - Lasithi S.A., arrive at Ierapetra station.

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Map of how to get from Heraklion to Ierapetra.
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  • Distance: 40.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

What companies run services between Heraklion, Greece and Ierapetra, Greece?

KTEL Heraklio - Lasithi S.A. operates a bus from Heraklion to Ierapetra every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min.

Bus operators
KTEL Heraklio - Lasithi S.A.
Phone
2810 24 50 20
Email
info@ktelherlas.gr
Website
ktelherlas.gr
Bus from Heraklion to Ierapetra
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
ktelherlas.gr
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 Ierapetra
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Schedules at
crete-taxi-service.com
Luxurious Taxi
$126
Minivan
$183
Minibus
$217
Other operators
Taxi from Heraklion to Ierapetra
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Heraklion Taxi
Phone
+30 281 400 3084
Website
herakliontaxi.com
Crete Taxi Services
Phone
+30 697 002 1970
Website
crete-taxi.gr

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