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There are 6 ways to get from Marmaris to Crete by taxi, ferry, car ferry, bus, bus and 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

Taxi, Catamaran, car ferry, ferry  •  11 h 10 min

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

$160 - $264

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Car ferry  •  18 h 20 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Marmaris to Rhodes
  2. Take the car ferry from Rhodos to Heraklion

$40 - $180

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Taxi, car ferry, ferry  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Marmaris 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

$163 - $267

Catamaran, car ferry  •  16 h 50 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Marmaris to Rhodes
  2. Take the car ferry from Rhodos to Heraklion

$86 - $226

Bus  •  45 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Marmaris to Istanbul
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Plovdiv
  3. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Heraklion

$120 - $154

Catamaran, fly  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Marmaris to Rhodes
  2. Fly from Rhodes (RHO) to Heraklion (HER) RHO - HER

$99 - $321

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Marmaris to Crete is to car ferry which costs 240 ₺ - 1.000 ₺ and takes 18 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Marmaris to Crete is to Catamaran and fly which costs 550 ₺ - 1.900 ₺ and takes 4 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Marmaris to Crete. However, there are services departing from Marmaris and arriving at Heraklion via Istanbul Otogari and Plovdiv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Marmaris to Crete. However, there are services departing from Marmaris and arriving at Heraklion via Rhodos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 50 min.

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The distance between Marmaris and Crete is 358 km.

The best way to get from Marmaris to Crete without a car is to taxi and Catamaran and car ferry and ferry which takes 11 h 10 min and costs 900 ₺ - 1.500 ₺.

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It takes approximately 11 h 10 min to get from Marmaris to Crete, including transfers.

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Marmaris to Crete bus services, operated by Kamil Koc, depart from Marmaris station.

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The quickest flight from Rhodes Airport to Heraklion Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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

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Map of how to get from Marmaris to Crete.
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  • Distance: 223.7 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 10 min

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

There is no direct connection from Marmaris to Heraklion. However, you can take the taxi to Bodrum, take the Catamaran to Kos, take the car ferry to Santorini, then take the ferry to Heraklion. Alternatively, 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.

Airlines
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Rhodes to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Marmaris to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $27
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Huntur Travel
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
huntur.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 - $105
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Ferry operators
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Phone
+90 (252) 412 22 90 – 91
Email
reservation@yesilmarmaris.com
Website
yesilmarmarislines.com
Ferry from Bodrum to Kos
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Ferry from Marmaris to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$46
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
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
Anek Ferries
Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Rhodos to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Schedules at
anek.gr
Economy
$40 - $75
Airplane-type seats
$45 - $75
2 beds - outside cabin
$100 - $180
Other operators
Taxi from Marmaris to Bodrum
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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Crete is 1 h behind Marmaris. It is currently 4:24 AM in Marmaris and 3:24 AM in Crete.

Sky Express offers flights from Rhodes Airport to Heraklion Airport.

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