Buses & Timetables in Crete

Learn more about the most commont way of public transport in Crete!

The most inexpensive way to see Crete is by bus as tickets are affordable and there are regular departures within the region, as well as long distance from one region to another. Buses that server the longer routes are operated by KTEL and are modern buses with AC systems and very comfortable to travel with.

Address: Kriari 40, Chania 731 35

Tel: +30 2821 093052

Website: www.e-ktel.com

Chania – Omalos (Samaria Gorge)

Daily
06:1507:4508:45

Omalos (Samaria Gorge) – Chania

Daily
07:3009:0013:30*19:30*

Price 7.50 euro. Travel time: 1 hour and 15 minutes

Chania – Elafonissi

Daily
09:00

Elafonissi – Chania

Daily
17:00

Price: 10,90 euro. Travel time: 2 hours and 15 minutes

Chania – Sfakia (Chora Sfakion)

Daily
06:4508:1511:0014:0016:00

Sfakia (Chora Sfakion) – Chania

Daily
07:0011:0013:3018:30

Price: 8,20 euro. Travel time: 1 hour and 40 minutes

Chania – Agia Irini Gorge – Sougia

Monday – Saturday
05:1508:4513:45
Sunday
07:3013:45

Sougia – Agia Irini (Gorge) – Chania

Daily
07:0012:3018:30
Sunday
 

Price: 7,70 euro. Travel time: 1 hour and 45 minutes

Chania – Stavros

Monday – Friday
06:5010:0012:0014:1516:00
20:00
Saturday
07:0010:0012:0014:1516:00
20:00
Sunday
10:0012:0014:1516:0020:00

Stavros – Chania

Monday – Friday
07:2010:4012:4014:5516:40
20:40
Saturday
07:4010:4012:4014:5516:40
20:40
Sunday
10:4012:4014:5516:4020:40

Price: 2,30 euro. Travel time: 30 minutes

Chania – Kalives

Monday – Friday
06:4510:3013:0014:3016:30
20:30
Saturday and Sunday
08:3010:3014:3016:3020:30

Kalives – Chania

Monday – Friday
07:2508:4509:5511:4013:40
15:4017:2521:25
Saturday and Sunday
09:4511:4015:3017:2521:25

Price: 2,50 euro. Travel time: 30 minutes

Chania – Almirida

Monday – Friday
08:3010:3014:3016:3020:30
Saturday and Sunday
08:3010:3014:3016:3020:30

Almirida – Chania

Monday – Friday
07:1509:4511:1515:1517:15
21:15
Saturday and Sunday
09:4511:1515:1517:1521:15

Price: 3,20 euro. Travel time: 40 minutes 

Chania – Platanos – Falasarna

Daily
08:3010:0011:0012:0013:00*
15:3018:30
*Saturday/Sunday 13:30

Falasarna – Platanos – Chania

Daily
10:0011:3012:30*13:3014:30**
17:0020:00
*From Kastelli 14:00 | **Saturday/Sunday 15:00

Price: 8,20 euro. Travel time: 1 hour and 20 minutes

Chania – Kissamos Port – Balos

Daily
08:3011:0013:00*15:30
*Saturday and Sunday 13:30

Balos – Kissamos Port – Chania

Daily
10:3013:0015:3017:30

Price: 7,80 euro. Travel time: 1 hour and 40 minutes

Chania – Loutraki – Marathi

Daily
09:3011:3013:3015:3017:30

Marathi – Loutraki – Chania

Daily
10:0012:0014:0016:0018:00
*From Loutraki 15 minutes later

Price: 2,40 euro. Travel time: 30 minutes

Address: Kefalogiannidon, Rethymno 741 00

Tel: +30 2831 022392

Website: www.e-ktel.com

Rethymno – Arkadi

Monday – Friday
06:1510:4514:30
Saturday and Sunday
10:4514:30

Arkadi – Rethymno

Monday – Friday
07:1012:1516:00
 Saturday and Sunday
12:1516:00

Price: 3,00 euro. Travel time: 40 minutes

Rethymno – Spili – Agia Galini

Monday – Friday
05:3007:3011:0014:3018:00
Saturdays and Sundays
07:3011:0014:3018:00

Agia Galini – Spili – Rethymno

Monday – Friday
06:3009:1512:1516:1519:15
Saturdays and Sundays
09:1512:1516:1519:15

 Price: 6,70 euro. Travel time: 1 hour and 20 minutes

Rethymno – Plakias

Monday – Friday
06:1509:0011:0014:3018:00
Saturday and Sunday
09:0011:0014:3018:00

Plakias – Rethymno

Monday – Friday
07:0010:0012:0015:1519:00
Saturday and Sunday
10:0012:0015:1519:00

Price: 4,90 euro. Travel time: 1 hour 

Rethymno – Preveli

Daily
09:0011:0014:30

Preveli – Rethymno

Daily
11:3014:3018:30

 Price: 4,50 euro. Travel time: 45 minutes

Rethymno – Rodakino

Monday – Friday
05:3014:30
Not on Saturday and Sunday

Rodakino – Rethymno

Monday – Friday
06:4515:45
Not on Saturday and Sunday

Price: 5,20 euro. Travel time: 1 hour 

Rethymno – Sfakia

Daily
08:0014:0015:00

Sfakia – Rethymno

Daily
07:0011:0018:30*

Price: 7,30 euro. Travel time: 2 hours 

Rethymno – Omalos (Samaria Gorge)

Daily
06:0007:00

Price: 15,00 euro. Travel time: 1 hour and 45 minutes

Address: Heraklion 712 02

Tel: +30 281 024 6530

Website: www.ktelherlas.gr

Heraklio – Matala

Monday – Friday
07:3009:0012:3012:45*15:30
Saturday
07:3009:0011:3012:4515:30
Sunday
07:3011:3015:30

Matala – Heraklio

Monday – Friday
07:0009:3011:3015:0017:15
Saturday
07:0009:3011:3013:3015:00
17:15
Sunday
09:3013:3017:15

Price: 8,50 euro. Travel time: 2 hours 

Heraklio – Phaistos

Monday – Friday
07:3009:0010:3012:4514:00
15:30
Saturday and Sunday
07:3009:0010:3011:3012:45
14:0015:30

Phaistos – Heraklio

Monday – Saturday
09:4511:4514:0015:1517:30
Sunday
09:4513:4017:30

Price: 6,50 euro. Travel time: 1 hour and 30 minutes

Heraklio – Agia Galini

Monday – Friday
06:3007:3009:0010:3012:45
14:0016:30
Saturday
06:3007:3009:0012:4514:00
16:30
Sunday
07:3009:0014:0016:30

Agia Galini – Heraklio

Monday – Friday
07:2009:0010:0011:4513:15
15:0017:0019:15
Saturday
09:0010:0012:0015:0017:00
19:15
Sunday
10:0012:0017:0019:15

Price: 8,70 euro. Travel time: 2 hours 

Address: Lagkos, Agios Nikolaos 721 00

Tel: +30 284 102 2234

Website: www.ktelherlas.gr

Agios Nikolaos – Neapoli – Malia – Hersonissos – Heraklion

Monday – Saturday
06:0007:0007:3008:0008:30
09:0009:3010:1511:1512:15
12:4513:1514:1515:1516:15
17:1518:1519:0019:1521:00
21:30
Sunday
06:0007:0007:3008:3009:00
09:3010:1511:1512:1513:15
14:1515:1516:1517:1518:15
19:1520:1521:1522:00

Heraklion – Hersonissos – Malia – Neapoli – Agios Nikolaos

Monday – Saturday
06:3007:0007:3008:1509:15
09:4510:4511:4512:4513:45
14:1514:4515:4516:4517:45
18:4519:4520:4521:4522:30
Sunday
06:3007:0007:3008:1509:15
09:4510:4511:4512:4513:45
14:4515:4516:4517:4518:15
18:4519:4520:4521:4522:30

Price: 7,10 euro. Travel time: 1 hour and 30 minutes

Agios Nikolaos – Elounda (Spinalonga)

Monday – Friday
07:0008:3009:0010:0010:30
11:0012:0013:0014:0015:00
16:0017:0018:0019:0020:00
21:00
Saturday and Sunday
09:0010:0011:0012:0013:00
14:0015:0016:0017:0018:00
19:0020:0021:00

Elounda (Spinalonga)- Agios Nikolaos

Monday – Friday
07:3008:3009:4010:2010:50
11:4012:2013:4014:2015:40
16:2017:4018:2019:4020:20
21:20
Saturday and Sunday
08:3009:4010:2011:4012:20
13:4014:2015:4016:2017:40
18:2019:4020:2021:20

Price: 1,70 euro. Travel time: 30 minutes

Agios Nikolaos – Kalo Chorio – Istron – Sitia

Monday – Friday
06:15*08:1512:1515:1517:15
20:15
*not on Saturday and Sunday
Saturday and Sunday
08:1510:1512:1515:1517:15
20:15

Sitia – Istron – Kalo Chorio – Agios Nikolaos

Monday – Friday
05:30*08:30*11:3014:3017:30
19:45
*Saturday and Sunday at 07:00
Saturday and Sunday
05:3008:3011:3013:3014:30
17:3019:30

Price: 7,60 euro. Travel time: 1 hour and 45 minutes

Agios Nikolaos – Sissi

Monday – Saturday
14:15
No bus on Sunday

Sissi – Agios Nikolaos

Monday – Saturday
09:00
No bus on Sunday

Price: 2,90 euro. Travel time: 30 minutes

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