There are 4 ways to get from Icaria to Crete by car ferry, 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.

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Car ferry, Catamaran, ferry  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Ágios Kírykos to Naxos
  2. Take the Catamaran from Naxos to Santorini
  3. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$101 - $258

Cheapest option

Fly to Irakleion  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Ikaria Island (JIK) to Irakleion (HER) JIK - HER

$61 - $303

2 alternative options

Fly to Sitia  •  19 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Ikaria Island (JIK) to Sitia (JSH) JIK - JSH

$100 - $550

Fly to Chania  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Ikaria Island (JIK) to Chania (CHQ) JIK - CHQ

$108 - $448

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct ferry from Icaria to Crete. However, there are services departing from Ágios Kírykos and arriving at Heraklion via Naxos and Santorini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 30 min.

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The distance between Icaria and Crete is 296 km.

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The best way to get from Icaria to Crete without a car is to car ferry and Catamaran and ferry which takes 7 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to get from Icaria to Crete, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Ikaria Island Airport to Irakleion Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Olympic Air and Sky Express offer flights from Ikaria Island Airport to Irakleion Airport.

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There are 407+ hotels available in Crete. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Icaria to Ikaria Island Airport is to bus which takes 28 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Icaria to Crete.
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  • Distance: 185.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 30 min

What companies run services between Icaria, Greece and Crete, Greece?

Olympic Air and Sky Express fly from Agios Kirykos to Néa Alikarnassós twice daily.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Ikaria Island to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Ikaria Island to Sitia via Athens
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Ikaria Island to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Ikaria Island to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Ikaria Island to Sitia via Athens, Irakleion
Ave. Duration
22 h 45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Ikaria Island to Sitia via Athens, Alexandroupolis
Ave. Duration
26 h 45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Ágios Kírykos to Naxos
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$50 - $65
CABIN A4 outside
$50 - $65
Economy
$24 - $28
Car ferry from Naxos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$50 - $60
CABIN A4 outside
$50 - $60
Economy
$22 - $26
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Naxos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$60 - $85
Ferry from Santorini to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Golden Star Ferries
Phone
212 222 4000
Email
general@goldenstarferries.gr
Website
goldenstarferries.gr
Car ferry from Naxos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Schedules at
goldenstarferries.gr
Lobby
$24 - $35
VIP
$40 - $60
Cabin
$32

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