How to Reach Chania


  • By Air: Chania International Airport (IATA code: CHQ).
  • By Ferry: The Soufa port on Chania Town has daily ferries during summer months to Athens (Piraeus).
  • By Bus: Regular bus lines connect chania to cties such as Rethimno and Hiraklio.
  • By Car: Highway E75 (A90) goes along the North coast of Crete from Heraklion to Kissamos,


  • By Foot: Most of Chania itself can be seen on foot, and that’s the way to do it. The harbour walk is especially great.
  • By Bus: The town runs a good bus network when in comes to staying connected with out of town destinations.

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Chania. The most preferred mode of transport in Chania is Walking.

Average distance: 6.67 km Average time: 50.67 min

  • Walking 100%
    Walking 30.67 min Driving 20 min Overall average time for 6.67 kms 50.67 min
Route Distance Time
Rethimno to Chania 52.45 km 52 mins
Fira to Chania 181.09 km 3 hours 1 mins
Nafplion to Chania 250.43 km 4 hours 10 mins
Athens to Chania 253.81 km 4 hours 13 mins
Agios konstantinos to Chania 488.35 km 8 hours 8 mins
Istanbul to Chania 774.83 km 12 hours 54 mins
Bucharest to Chania 926.74 km 15 hours 26 mins
Paphos to Chania 936.41 km 15 hours 36 mins
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