There are 4 ways to get from Plaka 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.

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Car ferry, ferry  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Milos to Santorini Andros Jet / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion Champion Jet 2 / ...

$76 - $164

Cheapest option

Car ferry  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Milos to Heraklion

$35 - $130

2 alternative options

Fly to Irakleion  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Milos (MLO) to Irakleion (HER) MLO - HER

$69 - $331

Fly to Chania  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Milos (MLO) to Chania (CHQ) MLO - CHQ

$116 - $475

Questions & Answers

The distance between Plaka and Crete is 182 km.

The best way to get from Plaka to Crete without a car is to car ferry and ferry which takes 4 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Plaka to Crete, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Milos Airport to Irakleion Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Olympic Air and Sky Express offer flights from Milos Airport to Irakleion Airport.

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There are 407+ hotels available in Crete. Prices start at $45 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Plaka to Crete.
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  • Distance: 113.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 50 min

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

Olympic Air and Sky Express fly from Plaka to Néa Alikarnassós every 4 hours.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Milos to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Milos to Irakleion via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from Milos to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Milos to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Milos to Irakleion via Athens, Kos
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Milos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$50 - $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
Anek Ferries
Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Milos to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $55
Schedules at
anek.gr
Economy
$14 - $20
Airplane-type seats
$14 - $21
2 beds - outside cabin
$40 - $55
Car ferry from Milos to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
10 h 38 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Schedules at
anek.gr
Economy
$35 - $55
Airplane-type seats
$35 - $55
2 beds - outside cabin
$100 - $130

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