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There are 7 ways to get from Sounio to Crete by plane, ferry, bus, car ferry or bus and ferry

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 Heraklion  •  1h 36m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Heraklion (HER) ATH - HER

$88 - $224

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  12h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Sounio to Athens - Ktel Attikis
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Heraklion

$52 - $147

5 alternative options

Fly to Sitia  •  1h 40m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Sitia (JSH) ATH - JSH

$97 - $262

Ferry  •  8h 37m

  1. Take the ferry from Rafina to Mykonos Flyingcat 4 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Mykonos to Heraklion Champion Jet 2 / ...

$155 - $229

Ferry via Santorini  •  9h 12m

  1. Take the ferry from Rafina to Syros
  2. Take the ferry from Syros to Santorini
  3. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$220 - $304

Bus, bus and ferry  •  19h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Lavrio to Athens - Ktel Attikis
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Lamia
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion

$88 - $106

Car ferry  •  26h 35m

  1. Take the car ferry from Laurio to Milos Artemis
  2. Take the car ferry from Milos to Heraklion

$124 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sounio to Crete is to bus and car ferry which costs 45€ - 130€ and takes 12h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Sounio to Crete is to fly which costs 75€ - 200€ and takes 1h 36m.

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The distance between Sounio and Crete is 290 km.

The best way to get from Sounio to Crete without a car is to ferry which takes 8h 37m and costs 130€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 1h 36m to get from Sounio to Crete, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Heraklion Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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Volotea, Ellinair, Sky Express and Olympic Air offer flights from Athens Airport to Heraklion Airport.

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There are 382+ hotels available in Crete. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sounio to Athens Airport is to taxi which takes 35m and costs 45€ - 55€.

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Map of how to get from Sounio to Crete.
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  • Distance: 181 miles
  • Duration: 1h 36m

What companies run services between Sounio, Attica, Greece and Crete, Greece?

Olympic Air, Ellinair and two other airlines fly from Sounio to Néa Alikarnassós every 2 hours.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Athens to Sitia
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Athens to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Bus operators
KTEL Attikis
Phone
210 88 08 000
Email
info@ktelattikis.gr
Website
ktelattikis.gr
Bus from Sounio to Athens - Ktel Attikis
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ktelattikis.gr
Bus from Lavrio to Athens - Ktel Attikis
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ktelattikis.gr
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Athens to Lamia
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $26
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus and ferry from Lamia to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Ferry operators
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Ferry from Rafina to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$40 - $55
Business
$51
Car ferry from Laurio to Milos
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$80 - $110
Business
$105
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Rafina to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Mykonos to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $100
Ferry from Rafina to Syros
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Syros to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Santorini to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Piraeus to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$80 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$70 - $80
CABIN A4 outside
$70 - $80
Economy
$40 - $50
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$52 - $53
Airplane economy seats
$65 - $66
2-berth outside
$110 - $130
3-berth outside shower
$85 - $100
Anek Ferries
Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Milos to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
10h 38m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Schedules at
anek.gr
Economy
$35 - $55
Airplane-type seats
$35 - $55
2 beds - outside cabin
$100 - $130

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