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Ferry from Crete (Heraklion) to Anafi

2 ferry operators sail between Crete (Heraklion) to Anafi, these include Anek Lines & Blue Star Ferries. Crete (Heraklion) Anafi Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Crete (Heraklion) to Anafi Ferry Times

Ferries from Crete (Heraklion) to Anafi typically depart from Crete (Heraklion) at around 02:00. The average sailing time of a Anafi Crete (Heraklion) ferry is approximately 3h 0m.

Crete (Heraklion) Anafi Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Crete (Heraklion) Anafi ferries typically range between €30* and €179*. The average price is around €87*. The cheapest ferry prices from Crete (Heraklion) to Anafi start from €15*. The average price for a foot passenger is €55*. The average price for a car ferry is €185*.

Pricing will vary by season and depend on the number of passengers, vehicle type and sailing time.

What is the distance between Crete (Heraklion) and Anafi?

The distance between Crete (Heraklion) to Anafi is approximately 75.9 miles (122.2km), or 66.0 nautical miles.

Is there a Crete (Heraklion) Anafi car ferry?

Yes, Anek Lines, Blue Star Ferries offer a car ferry from Crete (Heraklion) to Anafi. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Crete (Heraklion) and Anafi.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Crete (Heraklion) Anafi ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Crete (Heraklion) to Anafi with Anek Lines, Blue Star Ferries.

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Crete to Cyclades Islands page.
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Crete (Heraklion) - Anafi Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 2
Operators Anek Lines & Blue Star Ferries
Average Price 110 €*
Average Weekly Sailings 1
Average Sailing Duration 3h 0m
First Ferry 02:00
Last Ferry 23:30
Distance 66 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-07-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Heraklion to Anafi?

The approximate duration for ferries from Heraklion to Anafi is 3h 40m. Durations can vary by operator and season.

How much is the ferry from Heraklion to Anafi?

Heraklion to Anafi is approximately 66 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Heraklion to Anafi?

2 popular ferry companies travel from Heraklion to Anafi. These ferry companies are
  • Anek Lines
  • Blue Star Ferries

How can I book ferry tickets from Heraklion to Anafi?

Book Heraklion to Anafi tickets through our deal finder, where you can view the latest prices and schedules.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Heraklion to Anafi?

Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Heraklion to Anafi with
  • Blue Star Ferries

Can you take your car on the ferry from Heraklion to Anafi?

Yes, you can travel with a car from Heraklion to Anafi with the following operators
  • Blue Star Ferries

How far is Anafi from Heraklion?

Heraklion to Anafi is approximately 66 nautical miles distance apart.

Heraklion Guide

The Greek city of Heraklion is the capital and largest city on the island of Crete. A popular visitor attraction near the city is Knossos, which is around 5 km from Heraklion. This important archaeological site was the Palace of King Minos and home to the Minotaur, if legend is to be believed. The palace was built over the remains of a former Neolithic settlement in around 1900 BC.

An important attraction in the city itself is the Archaeological Museum which can be found on one corner of the central Eleftherias Square, in a converted power station. The museum collects and displays many artefacts from Knossos, Archanes, Phaestos, Zakros and many other important archaeological sites on the island. The museum's collection spans several thousand years and includes the Phaestos disc, classic Hellenic and Roman sculptures, frescos, jewellery, wall paintings and pottery.

Visitors to Heraklion can take a ferry from the port, which is important for both passenger services and cargo, to destinations including Santorini, Ios, Paros, Mykonos and Rhodes. There are also daily sailings to the mainland port of Piraeus.

Anafi Guide

The Greek island of Anafi is one of the Cyclades group of islands and is located to the east of the island of Santorini. According the legend, Anafi, a paradise of pristine beauty and 'exotic' beaches with crystal clear waters, has emerged from the bottom of the Aegean Sea to provide shelter to the Argonauts. If you approach the island from the Bay of Ayios Nikolaos you will see before you the picturesque town laid out in front of you. It was built on the ruins of a Venetian castle and is characterised by narrow stone alleys and whitewashed houses.

The Rock of Kalamos, in the east of the island, is a popular attraction. It is the second highest monolithic limestone after Gibralta and is especially popular with climbers who enjoy the challenge of the rock. Also of interest in the Temple of Apollo the Anafian and the Monastery of Zoodochos Piyi which are located at the base of the rock. For fitter climbers, there is another monastery on the top of Kalamos, where a amazing views of the sea and the nearby islands can be had.

Heraklion to Anafi Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 15/07/2024 and 21/07/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Blue Star Ferries 23:30 02:30 3 hours Mon

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