Crete

Best time to go and how to get there

TRAVEL ESSENTIALS

Getting There

CRETE: BY AIR
From UK to Chania & Heraklion: direct with BA, easyJet, Ryanair and Thomas Cook.
From other countries: try Aegean, easyJet, Ryanair and charters.
From Athens: with Aegean and Olympic.

CRETE: BY SEA
Daily ferries from Piraeus (Athens) to Heraklion and Chania (Souda). Most sail overnight and arrive at dawn.