There are 9 ways to get from Naples to Crete by plane, ferry, train, bus and ferry, bus, car ferry or car

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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Fly to Irakleion  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Irakleion (HER) NAP - HER

$82 - $704

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Fly to Chania  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Chania (CHQ) NAP - CHQ

$126 - $1,142

Fly to Santorini, ferry  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Santorini (JTR) NAP - JTR
  2. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$169 - $660

Train, bus and ferry, bus  •  34 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Trikala
  3. Take the bus from Trikala to Lamia
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion

$248 - $383

Bus, carferry, bus and ferry  •  36 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Napoli to Bari-Porto
  2. Take the carferry from Bari to Patras
  3. Take the bus from Patras to Lamia
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion

$181 - $382

Bus, bus and ferry  •  43 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Napoli to Bari-Porto
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Bari Palazzo dell' Autorità Portuale to Tiranë
  3. Take the bus from Tirana to Lamia
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion

$190 - $238

Bus, carferry, ferry  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Napoli to Bari-Porto
  2. Take the carferry from Bari to Durrës
  3. Take the bus from Durrës to Thessaloniki
  4. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Heraklion

$212 - $368

Bus  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Napoli to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Heraklion

$332 - $420

Drive, carferry, Catamaran, ferry  •  32 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Naples to Brindisi
  2. Take the carferry from Brindisi to Patras
  3. Drive from Patras to Piraeus
  4. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini
  5. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$237 - $397

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Naples to Crete. However, there are services departing from Napoli and arriving at Heraklion via Bari Palazzo dell' Autorità Portuale, Tirana and Lamia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 h 22 min.

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The distance between Naples and Crete is 1125 km.

The best way to get from Naples to Crete without a car is to train and bus and ferry and bus which takes 34 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to get from Naples to Crete, including transfers.

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Naples to Crete bus services, operated by Marozzi VT, depart from Napoli station.

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There is no direct flight from Naples Airport to Irakleion Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Naples to Crete bus services, operated by KTEL Fthiotidos, arrive at Heraklion station.

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Crete is 1 h ahead of Naples. It is currently 12:51 PM in Naples and 1:51 PM in Crete.

Olympic Air, Swiss, Edelweiss Air and six other airlines offer flights from Naples 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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Map of how to get from Naples to Crete.
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  • Distance: 703 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 11 min

What companies run services between Naples, Italy and Crete, Greece?

Lufthansa, easyJet and 11 other airlines fly from Naples to Néa Alikarnassós 5 times a day.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Naples to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $700
Flights from Naples to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Naples to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Naples to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from Naples to Irakleion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Irakleion via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Naples to Chania via Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Naples to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Naples to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Naples to Irakleion via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Naples to Irakleion via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Naples to Irakleion via Zurich
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Naples to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Naples to Chania via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Naples to Chania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Naples to Chania via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $2,100
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Naples to Chania via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Naples to Santorini via Mykonos
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Naples to Santorini via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Trikala
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Trikala to Lamia
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Patras to Lamia
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Tirana to Lamia
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Napoli to Bari-Porto
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Napoli to Bari Porto
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Durrës to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Napoli to Sofia
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$240 - $310
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
21 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Ferry operators
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 Thessaloniki to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
25 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$100 - $140
Ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Bari to Patras
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$93 - $94
Aircraft-type seats
$105 - $107
2 bed inside cabin
$261 - $264
3 bed outside cabin
$210 - $270
Adria Ferries
Phone
071 50211621
Email
booking@adriaferries.com
Website
adriaferries.com
Car ferry from Bari to Durrës
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
adriaferries.com
Deck
$70 - $80
Car
$110 - $125
Inside cabin 2 beds
$105 - $115
Inner cabin 2 beds
$115 - $125
Grimaldi Lines

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The best way to get from Naples to Naples Airport is to bus which takes 11 min and costs .

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