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

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

Bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Heraklion to Ierapetra

$11 - $15

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Heraklion to Ierapetra 59 miles

$90 - $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

$130 - $240

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 - $15 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 - $15
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
$130 - $240
Schedules at
crete-taxi-service.com
Luxurious Taxi
$135
Minivan
$196
Minibus
$233
Other operators
Taxi from Heraklion to Ierapetra
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Estimated price
$90 - $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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Heraklion to Ierapetra?

The distance between Heraklion and Ierapetra is 65 km. The road distance is 94 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Heraklion to Ierapetra?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Heraklion to Ierapetra?

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

Is there a direct bus between Heraklion and Ierapetra?

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.

How long does it take to get from Heraklion to Ierapetra?

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