Athens to Crete ferry

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The cheapest ferries from Athens to Crete

Showing times and prices for Apr 14

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap ferry ticket from Athens to Crete is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Blue Star Ferries
09:00PM9h15
Athens
06:15AMCrete
$461One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Minoan Lines (Greece domestic)
09:00PM9h30
Athens
06:30AMCrete
$521One-way
0 transfers
Blue Star Ferries
09:00PM9h00
Athens
06:00AMCrete
$611One-way
0 transfers
Seajets
07:50AM9h55
Athens
05:45PMCrete
$1821One-way
1 transfer
Seajets
06:00PM23h45
Athens
05:45PMCrete
$1821One-way
1 transfer

Ferry schedule from Athens to Crete

Showing ferries for tomorrow, Sunday, April 14
Seajets
07:50AM9h55
Athens
05:45PMCrete
1 transfer
Seajets
06:00PM23h45
Athens
05:45PMCrete
1 transfer
Minoan Lines (Greece domestic)
09:00PM9h30
Athens
06:30AMCrete
0 transfers
Blue Star Ferries
09:00PM9h00
Athens
06:00AMCrete
0 transfers
Blue Star Ferries
09:00PM9h15
Athens
06:15AMCrete
0 transfers

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Fastest ferry times from Athens to Crete

Showing times and prices for Apr 14

Fastest Journey

9 h

Average

12 h 17 m

Ferries per day

5

Distance

320 km

Of the 5 ferries that leave Athens for Crete every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Blue Star Ferries
09:00PM9h00
Athens
06:00AMCrete
$611One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
Blue Star Ferries
09:00PM9h15
Athens
06:15AMCrete
$461One-way
0 transfers
Minoan Lines (Greece domestic)
09:00PM9h30
Athens
06:30AMCrete
$521One-way
0 transfers
Seajets
07:50AM9h55
Athens
05:45PMCrete
$1821One-way
1 transfer
Seajets
06:00PM23h45
Athens
05:45PMCrete
$1821One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Ferry from Athens to Crete

distanceDistance198 miles (319 km)
durationAverage ferry duration8 h 15 min
priceAverage ferry ticket price$40 (€35)
frequencyFerry frequency1 a day
changesDirect ferryYes, there is 1 direct ferry a day
carriersFerry operatorsAnek - Superfast, Minoan Lines (Greece domestic), Blue Star Ferries, Seajets, Anek Superfast, Bus, Fast Ferries, Aegeon Pelagos, Mediterranea Pitiusa, Golden Star Ferries or European Seaways

Ferries from Athens to Crete cover the 198 miles (319 km) long route taking on average 8 h 15 min with our travel partners like Anek - Superfast, Minoan Lines (Greece domestic), Blue Star Ferries, Seajets, Anek Superfast, Bus, Fast Ferries, Aegeon Pelagos, Mediterranea Pitiusa, Golden Star Ferries or European Seaways. Normally, there is 1 ferry operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $40 (€35), you can find the cheapest ferry ticket for as low as $26 (€23).

Ferry operators: Anek - Superfast, Minoan Lines (Greece domestic) and Seajets from Athens to Crete

Buy your official Anek - Superfast, Minoan Lines (Greece domestic) and Seajets ferry tickets from Athens to Crete from $26 (€23) with Omio. Find ferry times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

Seajets is a Greek ferry company that operates a fleet of high-speed catamaran ferries that provide transportation services for passengers and vehicles across the Aegean Sea. The company was founded in 2000 and is based in Piraeus, Greece. Seajets operates ferry services between the Greek mainland and the Cyclades, Dodecanese, and Northern Aegean islands. They offer frequent daily departures and a wide range of routes, making it a convenient and efficient way to travel between the islands.

Athens to Crete ferry information with Seajets:

  • Average Duration: 10 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: $26

FAQs: Ferry from Athens to Crete

FAQs: Take the ferry to Crete easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Athens to Crete.
FAQs
Cheap ferry tickets from Athens to Crete can start from as little as $26 (€23) when you book in advance. The average ferry ticket price for Athens to Crete is $40 (€35); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Athens to Crete ferry time is 8 h 15 min   covering the 198 mile (319 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first ferry from Athens to Crete leaves at 6: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last ferry from Athens to Crete leaves at 9: 00 PM.
There is 1 ferry a day from Athens to Crete which require at least one change with Anek - Superfast, Minoan Lines (Greece domestic), Blue Star Ferries, Seajets, Anek Superfast, Bus, Fast Ferries, Aegeon Pelagos, Mediterranea Pitiusa, Golden Star Ferries or European Seaways. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer ferries.
For the route from Athens to Crete you can take a ferry with Anek - Superfast, Minoan Lines (Greece domestic), Blue Star Ferries, Seajets, Anek Superfast, Bus, Fast Ferries, Aegeon Pelagos, Mediterranea Pitiusa, Golden Star Ferries or European Seaways. Be sure to check out all possible ferry operators that offer services to Crete from Athens on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The cheapest month to travel from Athens to Crete by ferry is April.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Athens and Crete including taking a ferry or flight.

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