There are 3 ways to get from Rhodes to Crete by plane or car ferry

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Recommended option

Fly to Irakleion  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Rhodes (RHO) to Irakleion (HER) RHO - HER

$54 - $275

Cheapest option

Car ferry  •  15 h 3 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Rhodos to Heraklion

$45 - $190

1 alternative option

Fly to Sitia  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Rhodes (RHO) to Sitia (JSH) RHO - JSH

$103 - $653

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rhodes to Crete is to car ferry which costs 40€ - 170€ and takes 15 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rhodes to Crete is to fly which takes 2 h 38 min and costs 45€ - 240€.

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The distance between Rhodes and Crete is 332 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Rhodes to Crete, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Rhodos and arriving at Heraklion. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 15 h 3 min.

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What companies run services between Rhodes, Greece and Crete, Greece?

TUI fly Belgium, Olympic Air and Sky Express fly from Rhodes to Néa Alikarnassós twice daily.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Rhodes to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Rhodes to Sitia via Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Rhodes to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Rhodes to Sitia via Athens, Irakleion
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Rhodes to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
Ferry operators
Anek Ferries
Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Rhodos to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
15 h 3 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Schedules at
anek.gr
Economy
$45 - $80
Airplane-type seats
$45 - $85
2 beds - outside cabin
$110 - $190

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