How to travel from Santorini to Heraklion

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from Santorini to Heraklion

You can get from Santorini to Heraklion by train, bus or flight.

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11:20PMSantorini6h20 05:40AMHeraklion
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11:20PMSantorini6h20 05:40AMHeraklion
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04:40PMSantorini1h50 06:30PMHeraklion
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Travel Information from Santorini to Heraklion

distanceDistance76 miles (122 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$1 - $93
carriersPopular travel companiesSeajets

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 76 miles (122 km) from Santorini to Heraklion. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Seajets among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Santorini to Heraklion.

Travel Tips: Travel from Santorini to Heraklion

Travel Tips: Travel to Heraklion 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 Santorini to Heraklion.

There are 4 travel options from Santorini to Heraklion: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Santorini to Heraklion is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $1 (€1) compared to other travel options to Heraklion:

Taking a flight is about $1 (€1) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $2 (€2) for this trip.

Taking a flight is usually $92 (€89) less than taking a ferry to Heraklion, which costs on average $93 (€90) for the same trip.

The distance from Santorini to Heraklion is approximately 76 miles (122 km).

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Santorini to Heraklion:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Santorini to Heraklion, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Travel with Seajets to go to Heraklion by ferry. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Seajets Santorini to Heraklion tickets on Omio for $93 (€90).
    Many of our customers who book a trip from Santorini to Heraklion often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Athens, Paris or Berlin. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Santorini and Heraklion itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Heraklion and any of these top destinations today!

    When planning your trip from Santorini to Heraklion, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Bus tickets cost on average $2 (€2) one way.
    • Plane tickets are costing $1 (€1) one way on average.
    • Ferry tickets are costing on average $93 (€90) one way.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from Santorini to Heraklion online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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