Heraklion to Piraeus Ferry

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  • 7 crossings weekly
    7 hr 30 min
  • 2 crossings weekly
    15 hr 50 min

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The Heraklion to Piraeus ferry connects Crete to Greece and is operated by ANEK Superfast and Minoan Lines. As well as comparing prices and times for Heraklion to Piraeus, we will also show you results for Chania to Piraeus to help you get from Crete to Greece at the best time, for the best price.

Book a Heraklion to Piraeus ferry today with AFerry. Just use the form above and choose the route that you want. If nothing appears automatically, start typing Heraklion. You can also type the country or even the name of the ferry company you are interested in. When you have the route that you want, choose single or return and all the other options you want.

How we compare ferries, prices and times for Heraklion to Piraeus

If there is more than one ferry company operating on the Heraklion Piraeus route we will show you all the ferry companies, to make sure you get our best price. We'll also show you any routes similar to Heraklion to Piraeus so you have the complete picture when making your booking. And of course you'll also see a range of times just in case it's a bit cheaper earlier or later than your preferred booking time.

How you get your ticket and how you can make changes if you need to

Once you've chosen your perfect sailing and have made your booking we'll email you your booking confirmation for your Heraklion to Piraeus ferry. The majority of tickets have instant confirmation.

We will also email you details about how you can contact us using our messaging service, as well as details about how you can change your ticket. Most of the time you can do this by yourself. The vast majority of our customers give us a review of four or five stars showing that their very happy with our service and communication.


Below you can see the ferry company or companies that sail on the Heraklion to Piraeus route and the journey times. You might also see some recent prices our customers have found. The best way to find a cheap Heraklion to Piraeus ferry though is to use the form above today to see all of our possible choices.

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Getting the best price for your Heraklion to Piraeus ferry

With AFerry we always give you our best prices for ferries from Heraklion to Piraeus. No matter which page you book from we always include all our special offers. And there is no need to look for a discount code. If we have an offer available, your ferry price will include the reduction or offer. There's no need to look at other websites.

If you're not sure if the Heraklion to Piraeus route is right for you or you can't decide between ferry companies, if there is more than one, you might also find it useful to read any reviews we have available. We ask all our customers to send us reviews for Heraklion to Piraeus ferries. Remember though, that the earlier you book, the cheaper prices normally are. So don't spend too long deciding! Heraklion to Piraeus is a popular route, so we advise you to book as soon as possible.

About Heraklion

Heraklion is the capital city in Crete with a population in excess of 120,000. It is the centre of commerce on the island and is also the main port of entry to Crete for the majority of visitors. Crossings are available to Piraeus on the mainland of Greece, as well as to several Greek Islands.

About Piraeus

Piraeus has been inhabited for over 4000 years and has seen history come and ago, including the incredible Ancient Greek Empire.

Book your ferry to the idyllic Greek islands from Athens' major port simply and securely with AFerry

Heraklion to Piraeus Popular Questions

Want to know more about your journey from Heraklion to Piraeus? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus take?

The average journey time by ferry between Heraklion to Piraeus is 12 hrs 31 min. The journey time may vary, so use our booking engine on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How fast does the ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus travel?

The fastest journey time by ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus is 7 hrs 30 min, with Minoan Lines.

What time does the first ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus leave?

The first ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus leaves at 11:00 with Minoan Lines. Times may vary depending on the time of year.

What time does the last ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus leave?

The last ferry from Heraklion to Piraeus leaves at 22:00 with Minoan Lines. Times may vary depending on the time of year.

Which ferry companies operate between Heraklion to Piraeus?

Ferries travelling from Heraklion to Piraeus are operated by Aegeon Pelagos and Minoan Lines.

Looking for more information?

If you're looking for the return journey, check out Piraeus to Heraklion.