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There are 8 ways to get from Mannheim to Crete by train, plane, bus and ferry, bus, car ferry, night train or ferry

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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Train to Frankfurt, fly to Heraklion  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Heraklion (HER) FRA - HER

$133 - $496

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Train to Stuttgart, fly to Heraklion  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Heraklion (HER) STR - HER

$141 - $498

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Chania  •  7h 41m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Chania (CHQ) FRA - CHQ

$247 - $864

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Heraklion  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Heraklion (HER) DUS - HER

$181 - $794

Train, bus and ferry, bus  •  47h 17m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Stuttgart to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Heraklion

$168 - $280

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 6h

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Piraeus
  3. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Heraklion

$263 - $490

Train, night train, bus  •  2 days 12h

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Budapest-Keleti Rj
  2. Take the night train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D / ...
  3. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Sofia
  4. Take the bus from Sofia to Heraklion

$359 - $499

Bus, ferry  •  2 days 23h

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Heraklion Aqua Blue

$149 - $213

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mannheim to Crete is to bus and ferry which costs 130€ - 190€ and takes 2 days 23h.

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The quickest way to get from Mannheim to Crete is to train and fly which costs 110€ - 440€ and takes 5h 40m.

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The distance between Mannheim and Crete is 2080 km.

The best way to get from Mannheim to Crete without a car is to train and bus and ferry and bus which takes 47h 17m and costs 140€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 5h 40m to get from Mannheim to Crete, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Heraklion Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h.

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Crete is 1h ahead of Mannheim. It is currently 3:28 AM in Mannheim and 4:28 AM in Crete.

Aegean Airlines, Condor Flugdienst, TUIfly and five other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Heraklion Airport.

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There are 389+ hotels available in Crete. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mannheim to Crete.
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  • Distance: 1299.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 40m

What companies run services between Mannheim, Germany and Crete, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Mannheim to Néa Alikarnassós. However, you can take the train to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, take the walk to Frankfurt airport, fly to Heraklion, take the walk to Irakleion Airport, then take the line 6 bus to Néa Alikarnassós. Alternatively, you can take the train to Stuttgart Hbf, take the walk to Hauptbahnhof, take the train to Flughafen/Messe, take the walk to Stuttgart airport, fly to Heraklion, take the walk to Irakleion Airport, then take the line 6 bus to Néa Alikarnassós.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Stuttgart to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Heraklion via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Chania via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Dusseldorf to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Stuttgart to Heraklion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Stuttgart to Heraklion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Heraklion via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Heraklion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Flights from Stuttgart to Heraklion via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Frankfurt to Chania via Linz
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Chania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,100
Flights from Dusseldorf to Heraklion via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Stuttgart to Heraklion via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Dusseldorf to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Heraklion via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Heraklion via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Stuttgart to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Chania
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,700
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Stuttgart to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Dusseldorf to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,000
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Dusseldorf to Heraklion via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Chania
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Dusseldorf to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
10h 7m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Budapest-Keleti to Gara de Nord
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
cd.cz
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Stuttgart to Sofia
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Mannheim to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
29h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Plovdiv to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$76
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Mannheim to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
45h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Piraeus to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$80 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$70 - $80
CABIN A4 outside
$70 - $80
Economy
$40 - $50
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$52 - $53
Airplane economy seats
$65 - $66
2-berth outside
$110 - $130
3-berth outside shower
$85 - $100
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Thessaloniki to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$80 - $120
1st Class
$100 - $130

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