There are 7 ways to get from Prague to Crete by plane, train, bus, car ferry, ferry, bus and 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.

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Fly to Irakleion  •  5 h 31 min

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

$103 - $604

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Fly to Chania  •  7 h 24 min

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

$147 - $892

Train, bus, Catamaran, ferry  •  33 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Olomouc hl.n. Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Olomouc to Athens
  3. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini
  4. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$237 - $292

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

$177 - $192

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

Bus  •  42 h 45 min

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

$129 - $248

Drive, Catamaran, ferry  •  27 h 23 min

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

$422 - $606

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Crete is to fly which costs 2 300 Kč - 14 000 Kč and takes 5 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Crete is to fly which costs 2 300 Kč - 14 000 Kč and takes 5 h 31 min.

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The distance between Prague and Crete is 1864 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to get from Prague to Crete, including transfers.

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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.

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

Travel Service, Brussels Airlines and four other airlines fly from Prague to Néa Alikarnassós 5 times a day.

Airlines
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Prague to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,900
Flights from Prague to Chania
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Prague to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Prague to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Chania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Prague to Irakleion via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Olomouc hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
cd.cz
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Praha hl. n. to Olomouc hl. n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $27
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$6 - $8
Business
$13 - $15
Premium
$22 - $27
Bus operators
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Olomouc to Athens
Ave. Duration
21 h 12 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$105
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Brno to Lamia
Ave. Duration
17 h 59 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$105
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Prague Florenc to Brno
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
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
Simeonidis Tours
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Prague to Sofia
Ave. Duration
20 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
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
$90 - $140
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
$150 - $200
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 daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Ferry operators
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
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

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