It’s easy to arrange your transfers from and to Heraklion port: Just use Transporter Chania
Your transfers to and from Heraklion port become much more easy with Transporter Chania.
Heraklion is the biggest city in Crete, and its position in the centre of the island is ideal for a port that serves both Crete and the south Aegean – as a transit port. But let’s get to all the practical details you need to know about Heraklion port and the transfers to and from the biggest port of Crete.
Heraklion port transfers – Get to know the biggest island port in Greece
Heraklion port is the biggest port in Crete, the biggest island port in Greece, and one of the biggest island ports in Europe. Regardless its size, however, the port is well organized and it’s easy to get around and arrange your transfer.
The port of Heraklion serves more than 2 million passengers every year. A large percentage of these people travel to Crete from Piraeus port in Athens. Other travel to and from the south Aegean islands, like the famous islands of Santorini and Mykonos, as the Heraklion port serves all of these islands with regular ferry routes.
In recent years, a growing percentage of passengers come with cruise lines, big and small, which show a clear preference to the port of Heraklion, which in turn hosts more and more cruise ships every year.
Heraklion port transfers – How to get from and to the port
If you prefer to use the public bus service (called KTEL in Greece) for your transfer, you can find the central bus station of Heraklion city pretty close to the port. From the bus station, there are regular routes to the most popular destinations in the Heraklion prefecture, as well as to the largest cities in Crete, like Chania, Rethymno and Agios Nikolaos.
When using the public bus service, it’s always a good idea to let the driver know where exactly your hotel is, so he can inform you how close (or not) the bus station at your destination is. This way you can avoid extra inconvenience to get to your hotel.
Another means of transport to use for your transfer to and from the Heraklion port is the taxi. You can find taxis all around the area of the port, and they can take you right to your hotel.
But, you could ask, what happens if you have plenty of big suitcases with you? (As is many times the case for people who come to Crete to stay for a little while.)
The answer to this question consists of two words: Transporter Chania. Our private minivan and our experienced professional drivers are perfect for easy, hassle-free transfers to and from Heraklion port.
First of all, by using our transfer services, you have plenty of space to sit comfortably and enjoy the trip to your hotel and your destination. Second, you won’t have to worry about your suitcases fitting in the trunk of a car. In our minivan, there is ample space for up to 8 individuals with their baggage.
If you arrive in Crete by the port of Heraklion, there are a number of ways to arrange your transfer to your destination. But if you are a bigger group of friends or an extended family travelling together, the best option by far is to use Transporter Chania for an easy, comfortable transfer from Heraklion port.