There are 6 ways to get from Prague to Crete by plane, bus, bus and ferry, ferry or train

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 Prague to Irakleion  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Irakleion (HER) PRG - HER

$103 - $604

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Bus to Dresden, fly to Irakleion  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Letiště
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Irakleion (HER) DRS - HER

$127 - $659

Fly Prague to Chania  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Chania (CHQ) PRG - CHQ

$147 - $892

Bus  •  41 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Praha Holešovice to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Heraklion

$181 - $206

Bus, ferry  •  42 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague to Thessaloniki Simeonidis
  2. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Heraklion Aqua Blue

$170 - $240

Train, bus, ferry  •  46 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Cesky Tesin Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cesky Tesin to Athens
  3. Take the ferry from Pireas to Heraklion

$117 - $369

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Prague to Crete. However, there are services departing from Praha Holešovice and arriving at Heraklion via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 30 min.

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The distance between Prague and Crete is 1864 km.

The best way to get from Prague to Crete without a car is to bus which takes 41 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Prague to Crete, including transfers.

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Prague to Crete bus services, operated by Racic Eurobus, depart from Praha Holešovice station.

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Irakleion Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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Prague to Crete bus services, operated by Ilias Travel, arrive at Heraklion station.

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Crete is 1 h ahead of Prague. It is currently 1:23 AM in Prague and 2:23 AM in Crete.

KLM, Transavia Holland, easyJet and three other airlines offer flights from Prague 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 Prague to Crete.
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  • Distance: 1165.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 27 min

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Crete, Greece?

Travel Service, easyJet and four other airlines fly from Prague to Néa Alikarnassós twice daily.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Prague to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Dresden to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Prague to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Prague to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Prague to Irakleion via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Dresden to Irakleion via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dresden to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Prague to Chania via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Prague to Chania via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Irakleion via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Dresden to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Chania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Prague to Chania via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Chania via Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Cesky Tesin
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
cd.cz
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Prague, Prague Main station to Český Těšín
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Praha hl. n. to Český Těšín
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $40
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$8 - $10
Business
$19 - $22
Premium
$30 - $40
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Letiště
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Racic Eurobus
Website
racicbg.com
Bus from Praha Holešovice to Sofia
Ave. Duration
19 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$96
Schedules at
racicbg.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
Simeonidis Tours
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Cesky Tesin to Athens
Ave. Duration
30 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
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
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Ferry from Pireas to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$92
Aircraft-type seats
$101
2 bed inside cabin
$245
3 bed outside cabin
$190 - $240

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