There are 4 ways to get from Naxos to Crete by car ferry, 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

Car ferry, ferry  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Naxos to Santorini Seajet 2
  2. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion Champion Jet 2 / ...

$78 - $169

Cheapest option

Ferry  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the ferry from Naxos to Heraklion Champion Jet 2 / ...

$65 - $90

2 alternative options

Fly to Irakleion  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Naxos Is (JNX) to Irakleion (HER) JNX - HER

$120 - $574

Fly to Chania  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Naxos Is (JNX) to Chania (CHQ) JNX - CHQ

$164 - $712

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Naxos to Crete is to ferry which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Naxos to Crete is to fly which costs 100€ - 490€ and takes 2 h 42 min.

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The distance between Naxos and Crete is 221 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Naxos to Crete, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Naxos and arriving at Heraklion. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Naxos, South Aegean, Greece and Crete, Greece?

Olympic Air and Sky Express fly from Naxos to Néa Alikarnassós every 3 hours.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Naxos Is to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Naxos Is to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Naxos Is to Chania via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Naxos Is to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Naxos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$50 - $60
CABIN A4 outside
$50 - $60
Economy
$23 - $27
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Naxos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $75
1st Class
$65 - $85
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 Naxos to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$65 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $110

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