Santorini to Heraklion ferry

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Cheap ferry tickets from Santorini to Heraklion

Showing times and prices for 15 Jul

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Seajets
16:051h50
Santorini
17:55Heraklion
£961One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Seajets
16:451h50
Santorini
18:35Heraklion
£961One-way
0 changes

Santorini to Heraklion Ferry Timetables

OperatorDeparture TimeArrival TimeDurationSailing Days
Operator
Blue Star Ferries
Departure Time
23:45
Arrival Time
04:15
Duration
4h30
Sailing Days
Wed, Fri
Operator
Seajets
Departure Time
16:45
Arrival Time
18:35
Duration
1h50
Sailing Days
Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri
Operator
Seajets
Departure Time
17:00
Arrival Time
19:30
Duration
2h30
Sailing Days
Sat
Operator
Fast Ferries
Departure Time
16:15
Arrival Time
18:10
Duration
1h55
Sailing Days
Fri, Sun
Operator
Seajets
Departure Time
16:15
Arrival Time
18:05
Duration
1h50
Sailing Days
Sun
Operator
Seajets
Departure Time
16:05
Arrival Time
17:55
Duration
1h50
Sailing Days
Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat

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Fast ferry times from Santorini to Heraklion

Showing times and prices for 15 Jul

Fastest Journey

1 h 50 m

Average

1 h 50 m

Ferries per day

2

Distance

122 km

Of the 2 ferries that leave Santorini for Heraklion every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Seajets
16:051h50
Santorini
17:55Heraklion
£961One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Seajets
16:451h50
Santorini
18:35Heraklion
£961One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

distanceDistance76 miles
durationAverage ferry duration1 h 40 min
priceAverage ferry ticket price£57 (€63)
changesDirect ferryNo
carriersFerry operatorsSeajets, Minoan Lines (Greece domestic), European Seaways, Fast Ferries, Blue Star Ferries, VIA Rail, Aegean Sea Lines, Aegeon Pelagos, GNV or Zante Ferries
cabinsCabins:Yes
vehiclesVehicles:Yes
footPassengersFoot passengers:Yes

Ferries from Santorini to Heraklion cover the 76 miles long route taking on average 1 h 40 min with our travel partners like Seajets, Minoan Lines (Greece domestic), European Seaways, Fast Ferries, Blue Star Ferries, VIA Rail, Aegean Sea Lines, Aegeon Pelagos, GNV or Zante Ferries. You can get the cheapest ferry tickets for this trip for as low as £14, but the average price of ferry tickets is £57.

Ferry operators: Seajets, Minoan Lines (Greece domestic) and European Seaways Santorini to Heraklion

You can travel by ferry to Heraklion from Santorini with Seajets, Minoan Lines (Greece domestic) and European Seaways for as low as £14. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Fast Ferries is a Greek company that operates high-speed ferry services in the Aegean Sea. They offer regular services between the Greek mainland and the islands of the Cyclades, such as Mykonos and Santorini, as well as services between the islands of the northeastern Aegean, like Lesvos and Chios. The company's fleet is composed of modern and fast vessels, which can reduce travel time between islands and make the trip more comfortable for passengers. They offer amenities like seating areas, cafes, and shops on board.

Santorini to Heraklion ferry information with Fast Ferries:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 50 min
  • Cheapest Price: £66

FAQs: Santorini to Heraklion ferries

FAQs: Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion with ease. 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.
FAQs
Cheap ferry tickets from Santorini to Heraklion can start from as little as £14 when you book in advance. The average ferry ticket price for Santorini to Heraklion is £57; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The ferry time from Santorini to Heraklion is on average 1 h 40 min   for the 76 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Heraklion from Santorini by ferry can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first ferry from Santorini to Heraklion leaves at 05: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last ferry from Santorini to Heraklion leaves at 22: 50.
For the trip from Santorini to Heraklion you can take a ferry with Seajets, Minoan Lines (Greece domestic), European Seaways, Fast Ferries, Blue Star Ferries, VIA Rail, Aegean Sea Lines, Aegeon Pelagos, GNV or Zante Ferries. Be sure to check out all possible ferry operators that offer services from Santorini to Heraklion on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the ferry most frequently from Athinios Port, which is located around 4.5 miles (7.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the ferry at Heraklion Port, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Heraklion from Santorini is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 40 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Santorini to Heraklion by ferry is August.
Yes, you can take a ferry from Santorini to Heraklion.

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