There are 7 ways to get from Kuşadası to Crete by taxi, car ferry, ferry, bus, bus and ferry, train 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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Taxi, car ferry, ferry  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kuşadası to Bodrum
  2. Take the car ferry from Bodrum to Kos
  3. Take the car ferry from Kos to Santorini
  4. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$159 - $262

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Ferry, car ferry  •  18 h 46 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy
  2. Take the car ferry from Vathy, Samos to Kos
  3. Take the car ferry from Kos to Santorini
  4. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$83 - $321

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Ferry Sea Jets, car ferry  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy
  2. Take the car ferry from Vathy to Mykonos
  3. Take the ferry from Mykonos to Heraklion

$100 - $181

Ferry, car ferry, Catamaran  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy
  2. Take the car ferry from Vathy to Karlovasi
  3. Take the car ferry from Karlovasi to Mykonos
  4. Take the Catamaran from Mykonos to Santorini
  5. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$152 - $336

Bus  •  40 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Kusadası to Izmir
  2. Take the bus from Izmir to Edirne
  3. Take the bus from Edirne to Plovdiv
  4. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Heraklion

$120 - $153

Train, fly to Irakleion  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Selçuk to Adnan Menderes
  2. Fly from Izmir (ADB) to Irakleion (HER) ADB - HER

$86 - $262

Train, fly to Chania  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Selçuk to Adnan Menderes
  2. Fly from Izmir (ADB) to Chania (CHQ) ADB - CHQ

$145 - $420

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Kuşadası to Crete. However, there are services departing from Kusadası and arriving at Heraklion via Izmir, Edirne and Plovdiv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Kuşadası to Crete. However, there are services departing from Kuşadası and arriving at Heraklion via Vathy and Mykonos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 5 min.

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The distance between Kuşadası and Crete is 367 km.

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The best way to get from Kuşadası to Crete without a car is to taxi and car ferry and ferry which takes 11 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 24 min to get from Kuşadası to Crete, including transfers.

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Kuşadası to Crete bus services, operated by MetroTurizm, depart from Kusadası station.

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There is no direct flight from Izmir Airport to Irakleion Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Kuşadası to Crete bus services, operated by Ilias Travel, arrive at Heraklion station.

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Crete is 1 h behind Kuşadası. It is currently 4:45 AM in Kuşadası and 4:45 AM in Crete.

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  • Distance: 229.3 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 24 min

What companies run services between Kuşadası, Turkey and Crete, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Kuşadası to Heraklion. However, you can take the taxi to Bodrum, take the car ferry to Kos, take the car ferry to Santorini, then take the ferry to Heraklion. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kuşadası to Heraklion via Vathy and Mykonos in around 12 h 5 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Izmir to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from Izmir to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,700
Flights from Izmir to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Izmir to Irakleion via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Izmir to Irakleion via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Izmir to Irakleion via Hannover
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Izmir to Irakleion via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Izmir to Irakleion via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Izmir to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,700
Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Selçuk to Adnan Menderes
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Kusadası to Izmir
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Izmir to Edirne
Ave. Duration
9 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $26
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Edirne to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus and ferry from Plovdiv to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
23 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $110
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Ferry operators
Turkish Sealines
Phone
+90 252 316 22 22
Email
reservation@turkishsealines.com
Website
turkishsealines.com.tr
Car ferry from Bodrum to Kos
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
turkishsealines.com.tr
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Kos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$75 - $100
CABIN A3 outside
$60 - $75
CABIN A4 outside
$60 - $75
Economy
$34 - $39
Car ferry from Vathy to Karlovasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $85
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $85
CABIN A3 outside
$45 - $55
CABIN A4 outside
$45 - $55
Economy
$18 - $21
Car ferry from Vathy, Samos to Kos
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$70 - $95
CABIN A3 outside
$60 - $70
CABIN A4 outside
$60 - $70
Economy
$32 - $37
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
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
Ferry from Mykonos to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $100
Ferry from Mykonos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Barel Travel
Website
bareltravel.com
Ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$0 - $29
Schedules at
bareltravel.com
Adult
$29
Child
$15
Infant
$0
Meander Travel
Website
meandertravel.com
Ferry from Kusadasis to Vathy, Samos
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $41
Schedules at
meandertravel.com
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Vathy to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$40 - $55
Business
$54
Car ferry from Vathy to Karlovasi
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$7 - $11
Business
$9
Car ferry from Karlovasi to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$35 - $50
Business
$45
Anek Ferries
Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Heraklion
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
Other operators
Taxi from Kuşadası to Bodrum
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55

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