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There are 4 ways to get from Plakiás to Agios Nikolaos by shuttle, bus or car

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Private transfer, bus  •  3h 58m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Plakias to Heraklion Port
  2. Take the bus from Heraklion to Agios Nikolaos

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Bus  •  4h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Rethymno to Heraklion
  2. Take the bus from Heraklion to Agios Nikolaos

2 alternative options

Bus via Heraklion  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Rethymno to Heraklion
  2. Take the bus from Heraklion to Agios Nikolaos

Drive  •  2h 33m

  1. Drive from Plakiás to Agios Nikolaos 168.8 km

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The cost-effective way to get from Plakiás to Agios Nikolaos is to bus, which costs €16 - €27 and takes 4h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Plakiás to Agios Nikolaos is to drive which costs €21 - €35 and takes 2h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Plakiás to Agios Nikolaos. However, there are services departing from Plakias and arriving at Agios Nikolaos via Rethymno and Heraklion. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 58m.

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The distance between Plakiás and Agios Nikolaos is 120 km. The road distance is 168.8 km.

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The best way to get from Plakiás to Agios Nikolaos without a car is to Private transfer and bus which takes 3h 58m and costs €100 - €210.

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It takes approximately 3h 58m to get from Plakiás to Agios Nikolaos, including transfers.

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Plakiás to Agios Nikolaos bus services, operated by KTEL Chanion-Rethymnou S.A, depart from Rethymno station.

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Plakiás to Agios Nikolaos bus services, operated by KTEL Heraklio - Lasithi S.A., arrive at Agios Nikolaos station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plakiás to Agios Nikolaos is 169 km. It takes approximately 2h 33m to drive from Plakiás to Agios Nikolaos.

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Map of how to get from Plakiás to Agios Nikolaos.
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  • Distance: 120.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 58m

What companies run services between Plakiás, Greece and Agios Nikolaos, Crete, Greece?

You can take a bus from Plakiás to Agios Nikolaos via Rethymno and Heraklion in around 4h 58m.

Bus operators
Crete Taxi Transfers
Phone
+30 693-724-9486
Email
info@cretetaxitransfers.gr
Website
cretetaxitransfers.gr
Shuttle from Plakias to Heraklion Port
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€100 - €200
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Crete Taxi Transfers
Car (4 passengers)
€100 - €140
Mini Van (8 passengers)
€170 - €190
Mini Bus (10 passengers)
€190 - €200
KTEL Heraklio - Lasithi S.A.
Phone
2810 24 50 20
Email
info@ktelherlas.gr
Website
ktelherlas.gr
Bus from Heraklion to Agios Nikolaos
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €9
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ktelherlas.gr
KTEL Chanion-Rethymnou S.A
Phone
2821 091288
Email
info@e-ktel.gr
Website
e-ktel.com
Bus from Rethymno to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €12
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e-ktel.com

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