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There are 5 ways to get from Heraklion to Patmos by ferry, car ferry or plane

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

Ferry, Catamaran, car ferry  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
  2. Take the Catamaran from Santorini to Amorgos
  3. Take the car ferry from Katapola to Patmos

$135 - $245

Cheapest option

Ferry, car ferry  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Naxos Champion Jet 2 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Naxos to Patmos

$85 - $171

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Car ferry, Catamaran  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
  2. Take the Catamaran from Santorini to Amorgos
  3. Take the car ferry from Katapola to Patmos

$102 - $253

Fly to Samos, car ferry  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Heraklion (HER) to Samos (SMI) HER - SMI
  2. Take the car ferry from Samos to Patmos

$101 - $356

Fly to Kos, ferry, car ferry  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Heraklion (HER) to Kos (KGS) HER - KGS
  2. Take the ferry from Mastichárion to Kalymnos
  3. Take the car ferry from Kalymnos to Patmos

$122 - $701

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Heraklion to Patmos is to ferry and car ferry which costs 70€ - 150€ and takes 7 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heraklion to Patmos is to fly and ferry and car ferry which costs 100€ - 650€ and takes 7 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Heraklion to Patmos. However, there are services departing from Heraklion and arriving at Patmos via Santorini and Katapola. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

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The distance between Heraklion and Patmos is 254 km.

The best way to get from Heraklion to Patmos without a car is to ferry and Catamaran and car ferry which takes 7 h 20 min and costs 110€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 20 min to get from Heraklion to Patmos, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Heraklion Airport to Samos Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Ellinair, Sky Express and Olympic Air offer flights from Heraklion Airport to Samos Airport.

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There are 96+ hotels available in Patmos. Prices start at $41 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Heraklion to Heraklion Airport is to line 6 bus which takes 7 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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Map of how to get from Heraklion to Patmos.
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  • Distance: 158.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 20 min

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

There is no direct connection from Heraklion to Patmos. However, you can take the ferry to Santorini, take the walk to Santorini, take the Catamaran to Katapola, then take the car ferry to Patmos. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Heraklion to Patmos via Naxos and Naxos in around 7 h 35 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Heraklion to Samos via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Heraklion to Samos via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Heraklion to Samos via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Heraklion to Samos via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Heraklion to Kos via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Heraklion to Samos via Athens
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Heraklion to Kos
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $1,200
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Car ferry from Santorini to Amorgos
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$60 - $85
Ferry from Heraklion to Naxos
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $95
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Katapola to Patmos
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $95
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$70 - $95
CABIN A3 outside
$55 - $70
CABIN A4 outside
$55 - $70
Economy
$29 - $33
Car ferry from Naxos to Patmos
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$55 - $65
CABIN A4 outside
$55 - $65
Economy
$25 - $28
Car ferry from Kálymnos to Patmos
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$50 - $60
CABIN A4 outside
$50 - $60
Economy
$21 - $24
Anek Ferries
Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $85
Schedules at
anek.gr
Economy
$23 - $35
Airplane-type seats
$24 - $35
2 beds - outside cabin
$65 - $85
Dodekanisos Seaways
Website
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Samos to Patmos
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Kalymnos to Patmos
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
12ne.gr
Anek Ferry Company

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