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There are 5 ways to get from Rethymno to Agios Nikolaos by bus, taxi, car or shuttle

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

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Bus via Heraklion

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

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Rethymno to Agios Nikolaos

Drive

  1. Drive from Rethymno to Agios Nikolaos

Private transfer

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Rethymno to Agios Nikolaos
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Agios Nikolaos is 0210 521 2054.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Agios Nikolaos is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Agios Nikolaos is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0210 521 2054.

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The cheapest way to get from Rethymno to Agios Nikolaos is to bus which costs €13 - €21 and takes 3h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Rethymno to Agios Nikolaos is to Private transfer which costs €120 - €250 and takes 2h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rethymno to Agios Nikolaos. However, there are services departing from Rethymno and arriving at Agios Nikolaos via Heraklion. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 50m.

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The distance between Rethymno and Agios Nikolaos is 114 km. The road distance is 139.8 km.

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The best way to get from Rethymno to Agios Nikolaos without a car is to bus which takes 3h 50m and costs €13 - €21.

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It takes approximately 3h 50m to get from Rethymno to Agios Nikolaos, including transfers.

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

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Rethymno 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 Rethymno to Agios Nikolaos is 140 km. It takes approximately 2h to drive from Rethymno to Agios Nikolaos.

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There are 209+ hotels available in Agios Nikolaos. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Rethymno to Agios Nikolaos.
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  • Distance: 113.8 km
  • Duration: 3h 50m

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

You can take a bus from Rethymno to Agios Nikolaos via Heraklion in around 3h 50m.

Bus operators
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
Schedules at
e-ktel.com
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 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Schedules at
ktelherlas.gr
Crete Taxi Transfers
Phone
+30 693-724-9486
Email
info@cretetaxitransfers.gr
Website
cretetaxitransfers.gr
Shuttle from Rethymno to Agios Nikolaos
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€120 - €250
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Crete Taxi Transfers
Car (4 passengers)
€120 - €180
Mini Van (8 passengers)
€200 - €230
Mini Bus (10 passengers)
€220 - €250
Other operators
Taxi from Rethymno to Agios Nikolaos
Ave. Duration
2h
Estimated price
€110 - €140
Taxi Service Rethymno
Phone
+30 697 833 5152
Website
taxiservicerethymno.gr
Crete Taxi Transfers
Phone
+30 693 724 9486
Website
cretetaxitransfers.gr
Crete Taxi Service - Kabourakis Giorgos
Phone
+30 697 349 8452
Website
cretetaxiservice.gr

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