Reach Heraklion from Karpathos

by Ana Silva
(Rio, Brasil)

Hi, I would like to know how many days in a week, I can reach Heraklion or Chania, from Karpathos, by ferry on June. Thanks. Ana

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Such a nice trip!
by: Elisabeth of Bavaria

Yes, we did it, too: after one week on Karpathos we took the ferry boat to Crete, but we left the boat in Sitia. It was rather 'exciting' to watch every thing in the harbours, the big trucks, ranking with stop and go to come into the large belly of the Ferry-boat, the shouting and whistling boatmen - it was like a big spectacle.

And as the Ferry boat also stops in the harbour of the small island of Kassos to load and to unload, we have had this spectacle twice! I would not like to miss this memory! Have a nice journey and enjoy it, also your stay on Karpathos and on Crete!

Best wishes
Elisabeth of Bavaria

Karpathos Ferry to Crete
by: Katia, Anastasi, Apostoli

Yiasas Ana,

The company sailing on this route is named ANEK Lines.

The best way to confirm the schedule is to look on their website and then if the dates you need are not displayed, phone or email them directly.

Here are the details:

Phone +30 210 4197470
Email customerservice [at]

June is spring just coming into summer - this means there should be at least 2 departures per week - the trip takes about 8 hours.

Bon Voyage! Kalo Taxidi!

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