Practical travel information – Crete

Getting to Crete and where to go in Crete

  • Check here information and pictures from different areas in Crete 

We have selected links to different information that might come in handy when planning your holiday in Crete.

Find advice on how to get to Crete by plane or ferry, also information about public transportation when you are in Crete.

How to get to Crete and getting around

Find links to flights from UK, USA, Italy and other countries & domestic, ferries:

Travel from UK and other countries to Crete

Travel and cancellation insurance

It is always a good idea to take out a travel and cancellation insurance if you are not already covered by your usual insurance.

If you live in UK you can take out insurance at:

Cancellation & Essential Travel Insurance

Everything you need to insure peace of mind on your holiday.

If you live in other countries, please check locally where they offer travel insurance

Medical Assistance while in Crete

There are many good doctors in Crete who speak one or foreign languages. If you need medical attention contact a doctor or the hospital.

Information about medical assistance in Crete

Amazing Crete offers to book rental cars with fully comprehensive insurance and delivery – pick-up at your airport. Read more on the below link:

• Car rentals in Crete

• When is the best time to go to Crete, check the weather

Crete uses the euro, on the link below you can check how much the Euro is in your own currency.

But please note that this is a medium rate. The buying and selling rates are different, and may also depend on where you are located.

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