Heraklion transportation

Heraklion is a beautiful place with rich history and many points of interest. Being a large, well-developed city, Heraklion has a modern road network and a well-organized transportation system, so you will find no difficulty in moving from one place to the other.

Don't forget to get informed about how to get to Heraklion in order to optimize your travel.

Public buses

The well-organized bus service of Heraklion transfers thousands of visitors and locals throughout the year to the most beautiful places of interest, inside and outside the prefecture. Local buses cover routes within the city limits and towards the nearby villages. KTEL buses link Heraklion with Rethymnon, Lassithi and Chania.
You can find information about timetables on www.astiko-irakleiou.gr and on www.e-ktel.com

Taxis and public transfers

A taxi might be an expensive option, comparing to buses for instance, however it is definitely a choice that offers you easy and fast transfer to your destination. Many taxis can be found in every central spot. You can book a taxi by calling on any of the following phone numbers: 0030 694 8599 006, 0030 2810 360010 or 0030 694 6123 324.
Alternatively, you can simply book your taxi online.

Car and motorbike rentals

With a car or motorcycle, you can explore the island at your own pace and gain access to the most secluded spots! In case you don't have your own vehicle, it is an excellent idea to rent a car for your sightseeing trips!
Book online your car rental in Heraklion.

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