Elounda, alternatively transliterated as Elounta or Elouda. Is a small town on the northern coast of the island of Crete, Greece. It is part of the municipality of Agios Nikolaos. [Wikipedia]. Transfer to Elounda from Heraklion airport is easy, with the following options.
How to get a taxi from Heraklion airport to Elounda
Hiring a taxi from Heraklion airport to Elounda is the easiest and quicker transfer option. The journey is about 70 km and will last about an hour. You can visit our taxi fare post and calculate the final cost of the transfer. In comparison, you have the option to book a flat price which is on sale, for 74 €.
Note: Taxis can carry up to four(4) persons. Infants, babies, and children count as one person.
Families and groups more than four(4) people
Families and groups more than four persons can hire or book more than one taxi. If they want to save some money they can only book, before their arrival at the airport, a bigger vehicle. If that’s the case, the only option that you have for a transfer, except to rent a car, is to book in advance a minivan or a minibus.
Note: It’s illegal and probably you will not find, to hire a minivan or a minibus upon your arrival.
A public bus shuttle transfer is the lowest fare option
In addition, the last transfer option is the shuttle buses. You can easily find outside of the airport and close to the arrivals, the public bus stop for a shuttle transfer. No matter how many persons you are, you can buy your ticket from their kiosk and be informed about the route time table. Furthermore, you can visit their website; www.ktelherlas.gr/en/
Note: This option is not available during the night, please check their website.
Equally important is that, until now, there is no direct route from Heraklion airport to Elounda. Only through Agios Nikolaos. However, keep in mind, that the convenience on the buses and the duration of the transfer. is average to the low fare.
In conclusion, if you are looking for a discount, convenient and stress-free transfer to Elounda from Heraklion airport /port or from Chania airport/port book in advance visiting our website: Transfer to Elounda.