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

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

Fly to Irakleion  •  5 h 32 min

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

$103 - $605

5 alternative options

Fly to Chania  •  7 h 25 min

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

$147 - $903

Bus, bus and ferry  •  34 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague Florenc to Brno
  2. Take the bus from Brno to Lamia
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion

$184 - $200

Train, bus, car ferry  •  42 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Brno hl.n. Rj / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brno to Athens
  3. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Heraklion

$179 - $369

Bus  •  42 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Heraklion

$142 - $266

Drive, car ferry  •  27 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Piraeus
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
  3. Take the car ferry from Ios to Heraklion

$397 - $616

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

Travel Service, easyJet and two other airlines fly from Prague to Néa Alikarnassós once daily.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Prague to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Prague to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Prague to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,900
Flights from Prague to Chania
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Irakleion via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
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
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Brno hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
cd.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Train from Praha hlavní nádraží to Brno hlavní nádraží
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus operators
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Prague Florenc to Brno
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Brno to Lamia
Ave. Duration
17 h 59 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$111
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Brno to Athens
Ave. Duration
20 h 9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$111
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Prague to Sofia
Ave. Duration
20 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Prague to Sofia
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Union Ivkoni
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Praha to Sofia
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $210
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Praha to Sofia
Ave. Duration
20 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Balkan Horn
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus from Prague to Sofia
Ave. Duration
20 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
balkanhorn.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 a week
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Ferry operators
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
$55 - $240
Schedules at
anek.gr
Economy
$55 - $100
Airplane-type seats
$60 - $110
2 beds - outside cabin
$140 - $240
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$55 - $80
Business
$75
VIP
$91
Car ferry from Ios to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$40 - $60
Business
$57
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ios
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Car ferry from Ios to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $100

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Prague to Crete?

The distance between Prague and Crete is 1864 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Prague to Crete?

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Crete is to fly which costs 2 100 Kč - 13 000 Kč and takes 5 h 32 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Prague to Crete?

The quickest way to get from Prague to Crete is to fly which takes 5 h 32 min and costs 2 100 Kč - 13 000 Kč.

Is there a direct bus between Prague and Crete?

No, there is no direct bus from Prague to Crete. However, there are services departing from Prague Florenc and arriving at Heraklion via Brno and Lamia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 39 min.

How long does it take to get from Prague to Crete?

It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Prague to Crete, including transfers.