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There are 8 ways to get from Sparta to Samaria Gorge entrance by car, car ferry, bus, plane or shuttle

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Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Sparta to Neápolis
  2. Take the car ferry from Neápolis to Kýthira
  3. Take the car ferry from Kýthira to Kissamos

Car ferry

  1. Take the car ferry from Gytheio to Kissamos

Bus, car ferry

  1. Take the bus from Sparti to Neápolis
  2. Take the car ferry from Neápolis to Kýthira
  3. Take the car ferry from Kýthira to Kissamos

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Sparti to Athens
  2. Take the bus from Athens Agiou Konstantinou to Heraklion Central Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Heraklion to Agioi Pantes

Bus to Athens, fly to Chania

  1. Take the bus from Sparti to Athens
  2. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Chania (CHQ)

Bus to Athens, fly to Heraklion, Private transfer

  1. Take the bus from Sparti to Athens
  2. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Heraklion (HER)
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Heraklion Airport to Samariá Gorge

Fly Kalamata to Heraklion, Private transfer

  1. Fly from Kalamata (KLX) to Heraklion (HER)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Heraklion Airport to Samariá Gorge

Fly Kalamata to Chania

  1. Fly from Kalamata (KLX) to Chania (CHQ)

Kalamata (KLX) to Chania (CHQ) flights

7 Weekly Planes
10h 48m Average Duration
€21 Cheapest Price
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sparta to Samaria Gorge entrance is to bus which costs €100 - €130 and takes 19h 53m.

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The fastest way to get from Sparta to Samaria Gorge entrance is to bus and fly. Taking this option will cost €150 - €390 and takes 8h 46m.

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The distance between Sparta and Samaria Gorge entrance is 238 km.

The best way to get from Sparta to Samaria Gorge entrance without a car is to car ferry which takes 9h 52m and costs €80 - €210.

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It takes approximately 9h 4m to get from Sparta to Samaria Gorge entrance, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sparta to Samaria Gorge entrance is to bus which takes 19h 53m and costs €100 - €130. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs €110 - €350 and takes 16h 18m.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Chania Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Aegean Airlines and Sky Express offer flights from Athens Airport to Chania Airport.

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There are 549+ hotels available in Samaria Gorge entrance. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Sparta to Samaria Gorge entrance.
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  • Distance: 237.5 km
  • Duration: 9h 4m

What companies run services between Sparta, Greece and Samaria Gorge entrance, Greece?

You can take a bus from Sparta to Samaria Gorge entrance via Athens, Σταθ.Υπερασ.Λεωφ.Κηφισου, Αφετηρια, Athens Agiou Konstantinou, Heraklion Central Bus Station, Heraklion, and Agioi Pantes in around 19h 53m. Alternatively, Olympic Air, Aegean Airlines and two other airlines fly from Sparta to Samaria Gorge entrance once daily.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Chania
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €230
Flights from Athens to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €170
Flights from Kalamata to Heraklion via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€85 - €190
Flights from Kalamata to Heraklion via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €190
Flights from Kalamata to Chania via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€80 - €180
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Chania
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €230
Flights from Athens to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €170
Flights from Kalamata to Heraklion via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€85 - €190
Flights from Kalamata to Heraklion via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €190
Flights from Kalamata to Chania via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€80 - €180
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Chania
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Flights from Athens to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €130
Flights from Kalamata to Heraklion via Vienna, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€22 - €130
Flights from Kalamata to Heraklion via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€60 - €200
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Kalamata to Heraklion via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€30 - €190
Flights from Kalamata to Chania via Milan Bergamo, Bari
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€21 - €130
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€29 - €120
Bus operators
KTEL Lakonias
Phone
2731026441
Email
info@ktel-lakonias.gr
Website
ktel-lakonias.gr
Bus from Sparti to Neápolis
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
ktel-lakonias.gr
Bus from Sparti to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€20
Schedules at
ktel-lakonias.gr
Ilias Travel
Phone
+30 210 5245654
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Athens Agiou Konstantinou to Heraklion Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€22 - €25
Website
Ilias Travel
KTEL Chanion-Rethymnou S.A
Phone
2821 091288
Email
info@e-ktel.gr
Website
e-ktel.com
Bus from Heraklion to Agioi Pantes
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €16
Schedules at
e-ktel.com
Crete Taxi Transfers
Phone
+30 693-724-9486
Email
info@cretetaxitransfers.gr
Website
cretetaxitransfers.gr
Shuttle from Heraklion Airport to Samariá Gorge
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€160 - €300
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Crete Taxi Transfers
Car (4 passengers)
€160 - €230
Mini Van (8 passengers)
€240 - €270
Mini Bus (10 passengers)
€270 - €300
Ferry operators
Triton Ferries
Phone
+3027330 22650
Website
tritonferries.gr
Car ferry from Neápolis to Kýthira
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€12 - €45
Website
Triton Ferries
Passenger
€13
Car
€45
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Neápolis to Kýthira
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€35 - €80
Website
Sea Jets
Club Fare Diak.
€55 - €75
Deck Fare Economy
€35 - €55
Deck Fare Economy & Car less than 4.25m
€55 - €80
Car ferry from Kýthira to Kissamos
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€40 - €110
Website
Sea Jets
Club Fare Diak.
€55 - €80
Deck Fare Economy
€40 - €60
Deck Fare Economy & Car less than 4.25m
€75 - €110
Car ferry from Gytheio to Kissamos
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€45 - €130
Website
Sea Jets
Club Fare Diak.
€55 - €85
Deck Fare Economy
€45 - €65
Deck Fare Economy & Car less than 4.25m
€90 - €130
Lane Sea Lines
Phone
+30 2736037055
Email
info@lane-kithira.com
Website
travelo.gr
Car ferry from Kýthira to Kissamos
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€15
Schedules at
travelo.gr
Car ferry from Gytheio to Kissamos
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€26
Schedules at
lane.gr

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