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There are 7 ways to get from Volos to Plataniás by bus, bus and ferry, car ferry, train or plane

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  16h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Volos to Lamia
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lamia to Chania

53€ - 65€

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry via Patras  •  20h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Volos to Patras
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Patra to Chania

45€

5 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  16h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Volos to Athens
  2. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Chania

66€ - 131€

Train, car ferry  •  17h 14m

  1. Take the train from Volos to Larissa
  2. Take the train from Larissa to Athens
  3. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Chania

50€ - 154€

Car ferry to Skiathos, fly  •  9h 43m

  1. Take the car ferry from Volos to Skiathos
  2. Fly from Skiathos (JSI) to Chania (CHQ) JSI - CHQ

137€ - 506€

Train, train to Thessaloniki, fly  •  7h 34m

  1. Take the train from Volos to Larissa
  2. Take the train from Larissa to Thessaloniki
  3. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Chania (CHQ) SKG - CHQ

86€ - 277€

Bus, bus to Ioannina, fly  •  10h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Volos to Larissa
  2. Take the bus from Larissa to Ioannina
  3. Fly from Ioannina (IOA) to Chania (CHQ) IOA - CHQ

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The cheapest way to get from Volos to Plataniás is to bus and bus and ferry via Patras which costs 45€ and takes 20h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Volos to Plataniás is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 280€ and takes 7h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Volos to Plataniás. However, there are services departing from Volos and arriving at Platanias via Lamia and Chania. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 8m.

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The distance between Volos and Plataniás is 436 km.

The best way to get from Volos to Plataniás without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 16h 8m and costs 50€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 16h 8m to get from Volos to Plataniás, including transfers.

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Volos to Plataniás bus services, operated by KTEL Fthiotidos, depart from Volos station.

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There is no direct flight from Skiathos Airport to Chania Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 30m and has one stopover.

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Volos to Plataniás bus services, operated by KTEL Fthiotidos, arrive at Chania station.

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Condor Flugdienst, Austrian Airlines, Olympic Air and Sky Express offer flights from Skiathos Airport to Chania Airport.

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Map of how to get from Volos to Plataniás.
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  • Distance: 272.4 miles
  • Duration: 16h 8m

What companies run services between Volos, Greece and Plataniás, Crete, Greece?

There is no direct connection from Volos to Plataniás. However, you can take the bus to Lamia, take the walk to Lamia, take the bus and ferry to Chania, take the walk to Chania, then take the bus to Platanias. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Volos to Plataniás via Athens, Μουσειο Οσε, Σταθμοσ Αττικησ, Στ.Αττικησ, Στ.Πειραια, Σταθμοσ Ησαπ, Αφετηρια-Τερμα Αποβιβασησ, Piraeus, Chania, and Chania in around 16h 39m.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Skiathos to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 380€
Flights from Skiathos to Chania via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
80€ - 550€
Flights from Thessaloniki to Chania
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
45€ - 210€
Flights from Thessaloniki to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 210€
Flights from Ioannina to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 420€
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Skiathos to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
8h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Ioannina to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 800€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Skiathos to Chania via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
260€ - 1400€
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Chania
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
55€ - 260€
Flights from Thessaloniki to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
55€ - 260€
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Skiathos to Chania via Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
170€ - 1100€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Chania
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 140€
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Volos to Larissa
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 12€
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
4€ - 6€
1st Class Ticket
4€ - 6€
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
8€ - 10€
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
10€ - 12€
Train from Larissa to Athens
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 40€
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
15€ - 19€
1st Class Ticket
21€ - 27€
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
29€ - 34€
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
36€ - 40€
Train from Larissa to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 23€
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
8€ - 11€
1st Class Ticket
11€ - 14€
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
16€ - 19€
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
20€ - 23€
Bus operators
KTEL Fthiotidos
Phone
22310 - 51345
Email
info@ktelfthiotidos.gr
Website
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus from Volos to Lamia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 15€
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
Bus and ferry from Lamia to Chania
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 50€
Schedules at
ktelfthiotidos.gr
KTEL
Website
ktelbus.com
Bus from Volos to Lamia
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Schedules at
ktelvolou.gr
KTEL Magnesias
Phone
0030-24210-25248
Email
ktelvol@otenet.gr
Website
ktelvolou.gr
Bus from Volos to Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
30€
Schedules at
ktelvolou.gr
Bus from Volos to Patras
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
ktelvolou.gr
Bus from Volos to Larissa
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ktelvolou.gr
KTEL Chanion-Rethymnou S.A
Phone
2821 091288
Email
info@e-ktel.gr
Website
e-ktel.com
Bus and ferry from Patra to Chania
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45€
Schedules at
e-ktel.com
KTEL Larisas
Phone
2410 567.600
Website
ktellarisas.gr
Bus from Volos to Larissa
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ktellarisas.gr
Bus from Larissa to Ioannina
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
ktellarisas.gr
KTEL Aitoloakarnanias
Phone
26410-54444
Website
ktel-aitolnias.gr
Bus from Volos to Larissa
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Schedules at
ktel-aitolnias.gr
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Piraeus to Chania
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 95€
Website
Blue Star Ferries
CABIN A2 outside
65€ - 95€
CABIN A3 outside
55€ - 70€
CABIN A4 outside
55€ - 70€
Economy
33€ - 38€
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Volos to Skiathos
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Economy
12€ - 17€
Business
15€
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