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In summer there are about 10 ferry services daily from Chania while in the winter there is a limited range of sailings to Piraeus and nearby islands.

On this page you'll find all the information you need to plan and book a ferry to Chania, but for the latest prices and sailings please use our booking form above.

Chania is the second largest city in Crete ans is seved by the port of Souda, which is also the pier for cruiseships. It's located about 7 km out of town. The trip from Chania to Piraeus takes about 7-9 hours and the crossing is operated by Minoan Lines and Anek Superfast.

Chania is the cultural corner of Crete. A destination with many attractions and its own natural beauty. Also, the old town of Chania is considered one of the most beautiful cities in the Mediterranean.

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Chania ferry schedules

Why visit Chania?

  • Wonder the historic streets of the old town
  • Visit the Maritime museum and Archaeological Museum
  • Go for a drink on trendy Daliani street
  • Eat! Crete is famous for good food. You can't go wrong
  • Visit the renovated industrial area of Tabakaria

Island hopping around  Chania

There are small ports (Kissamos, Sfakion, Paleochora, etc.) around the area of ​​Chania, which are connected to other destinations near Crete. For example: From the port of Kissamos, you can go to Kythira and Antikythira. There are small islands that you can go to see, which are: Gavdopoula, Gramvousa, Lazareto and Thodorou.

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Chania port address & GPS

Chania Port
Port of Chania (Souda), Chania Town, Crete, 73132, Greece.
Telephone: +30 28210 98888, 52777
Fax: +30 28210 28387
GPS Co-ordinates
24.076 ° N, 35.4891 ° E

Chania port facilities

Chania is the second largest city in Crete and is served by the port of Souda, which is also the pier for cruise ships. It's located about 7km out of town. You can find covered seating areas and there are many cafes and restaurants nearby.

No parking facilities, long or short term, are available.

In the summer months the port can become quite chaotic with long queues for cars. So please arrive at least one hour in advance if traveling by car. For more information about Chania, you can visit Wikipedia.

Getting to and from the port


By car

The port of Souda is well connected and signposted.

By Taxi

You will normally find taxis parked around Souda Square which is directly opposite the port. Don't rely on finding a taxi easily in July and August. If possible arrange a transfer with your hotel or ask your hotel about a taxi.

By Bus

You can reach Souda by bus from Chania's central market square. Busses depart every twenty minutes until 11pm. If arriving in Souda, You can purchase tickets from the kiosk near the bus stop which is about a two minute walk from the port. The trip to or from Chania takes about 15 minutes.
on foot

On Foot

Because the port is located 7 Km out of the town of Chania, please use one of the ways above to reach the port.

Frequently asked questions for Chania ferries

Special offers & latest prices for Chania ferries

20% off Economy & Special Economy
EXPIRES: 30/06/2021
BY Blue Star Ferries
Book soon to save 20% on ferries to and from Piraeus with Blue Star Ferries. Valid on all routes to and from the Cyclades, Dodecanese & N. Aegean. A limited number of places only.
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Discounts for infants in Cyclades, Dodecanese, N. Aegean, Sporades & Saronic islands by Blue Star Ferries
Book the tickets for your child if is up to 5 years old you have 100% discount in Economy and Business Class, to the conventional vessels. Also 50% in Numbered - Aircraft Type Seats & Cabins, to the conventional vessels and in Seats of Business Class & VIP Seats, to the high-speed vessels.
Child discounts in the Cyclades, Dodecanese, N. Aegean, Sporades & Saronic islands by Blue Star Ferries
If your children are from 5 till 10 years old you can have a 50% discount for all accommodation types in all type of vessels.
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Super Economy tickets from 20€ per person
BY Blue Star Ferries
Book your tickets as soon as possible so you can find the special ticket of 20€ the offer is valid in Economy class, for limited number of tickets, in Cyclades, Dodecanese & N. Aegean routes.
50% to 100% child discounts by Dodecanese Flying Dolphins, Karystia Lines, Goutos Lines, Minoan Lines & Small Cyclades Lines
Infants up to 5 years old travel free on all lines. Children from 5 to 10 years old are entitled to a 50% discount. Discounted rates for children apply to all sea lines.
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Fare details
  • Booked: 10th March, 2021
  • Travel: Apr 1st - Apr 15th
  • People: One foot passenger
Fare details
  • Booked: 10th March, 2021
  • Travel: Apr 1st - Apr 15th
  • People: One foot passenger

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