There are 7 ways to get from Náfplio to Crete by taxi, car ferry, ferry, bus 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, ferry  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Náfplio to Piraeus
  2. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini
  3. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$245 - $318

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Nafplio to Athens
  2. Take the ferry from Pireas to Heraklion

$46 - $272

5 alternative options

Bus, Catamaran, ferry  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Nafplio to Athens
  2. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini
  3. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$136 - $192

Bus, car ferry  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Nafplio to Athens
  2. Take the car ferry from Pireas to Heraklion

$66 - $152

Bus, fly to Irakleion  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Nafplio to Athens
  2. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Irakleion (HER) ATH - HER

$62 - $194

Bus, fly to Sitia  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Nafplio to Athens
  2. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Sitia (JSH) ATH - JSH

$71 - $232

Bus, fly to Chania  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Nafplio to Athens
  2. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Chania (CHQ) ATH - CHQ

$88 - $267

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Náfplio to Crete is to bus and fly which costs 50€ - 170€ and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Náfplio to Crete is to bus and fly which costs 60€ - 200€ and takes 5 h 36 min.

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The distance between Náfplio and Crete is 327 km.

It takes approximately 9 h 15 min to get from Náfplio to Crete, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Náfplio to Heraklion. However, you can take the taxi to Piraeus, take the Catamaran to Santorini, then take the ferry to Heraklion. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Náfplio to Heraklion via Athens, Στ.Υπεραστικων, Αφετηρια, Piraeus, and Santorini in around 11 h 53 min.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Athens to Sitia
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Athens to Chania
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Athens to Chania
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Athens to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Bus operators
KTEL Argolidas
Phone
(+30) 27520 27423
Email
info@ktelargolida.gr
Website
ktelargolida.gr
Bus from Nafplio to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ktelargolida.gr
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$65 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $110
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
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Pireas to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$53 - $54
Airplane economy seats
$66 - $67
2-berth outside
$110 - $130
3-berth outside shower
$85 - $110
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Ferry from Pireas to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$93
Aircraft-type seats
$102
2 bed inside cabin
$247
3 bed outside cabin
$200 - $240
Other operators
Taxi from Náfplio to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Taxi Cooperative Argos
Phone
+30 2751 022000
Website
argostaxi.gr

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