There are 8 ways to get from Porto Cheli to Crete by car, car ferry, ferry, bus, train 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

Drive, car ferry, Catamaran, ferry  •  11 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Porto Cheli to Methana
  2. Take the car ferry from Methana to Piraeus
  3. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini
  4. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$143 - $222

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  14 h 18 min

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

$71 - $158

6 alternative options

Ferry, Catamaran  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Take the ferry from Porto Heli to Piraeus
  2. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini
  3. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$158 - $221

Ferry, Catamaran via Ermioni  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Take the ferry from Ermioni to Piraeus
  2. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini
  3. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$149 - $209

Ferry, car ferry  •  20 h 16 min

  1. Take the ferry from Porto Heli to Piraeus
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Heraklion

$88 - $261

Ferry, train, fly to Irakleion  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the ferry from Porto Heli to Piraeus
  2. Take the train from Πειραιάς to Αεροδρόμιο
  3. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Irakleion (HER) ATH - HER

$99 - $250

Ferry, train, fly to Sitia  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the ferry from Porto Heli to Piraeus
  2. Take the train from Πειραιάς to Αεροδρόμιο
  3. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Sitia (JSH) ATH - JSH

$108 - $288

Ferry, train, fly to Chania  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the ferry from Porto Heli to Piraeus
  2. Take the train from Πειραιάς to Αεροδρόμιο
  3. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Chania (CHQ) ATH - CHQ

$125 - $323

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Porto Cheli to Crete is to bus and car ferry which costs 60€ - 140€ and takes 14 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Porto Cheli to Crete is to ferry and train and fly which costs 90€ - 250€ and takes 6 h 9 min.

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The distance between Porto Cheli and Crete is 288 km.

It takes approximately 11 h 38 min to get from Porto Cheli to Crete, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Porto Cheli to Crete. However, there are services departing from Porto Heli and arriving at Heraklion via Piraeus and Santorini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 21 min.

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What companies run services between Porto Cheli, Greece and Crete, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Porto Cheli to Heraklion. However, you can take the drive to Methana, take the car ferry to Piraeus, take the drive to Piraeus, take the Catamaran to Santorini, then take the ferry to Heraklion. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Porto Cheli to Heraklion via Piraeus, Piraeus, and Santorini in around 11 h 21 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
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Athens to Chania
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
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
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Πειραιάς to Αεροδρόμιο
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$23 - $35
Bus operators
KTEL Argolidas
Phone
(+30) 27520 27423
Email
info@ktelargolida.gr
Website
ktelargolida.gr
Bus from Porto Heli to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
ktelargolida.gr
Ferry operators
Saronikos Ferries
Phone
210.4117341
Website
saronicferries.gr
Car ferry from Methana to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Schedules at
saronicferries.gr
Passenger
$14
Car
$34
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
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Ferry from Porto Heli to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$35 - $55
Business
$49
Ferry from Ermioni to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$26 - $35
Business
$33
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
Anek Ferries
Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
16 h 51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Schedules at
anek.gr
Economy
$50 - $90
Airplane-type seats
$55 - $95
2 beds - outside cabin
$120 - $210

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