Chania International Airport (CHQ) is located approximately 77 km from the city of Rethymno, taking around 1 hour and 10 minutes by car. When travelling from Chania Airport to Rethymno, you have 3 transfer options to choose from; taxi, private transfer or bus.
A Chania taxi or private transfer is by far the most comfortable and time-saving choice, as the service is door-to-door. The ride to Rethymno takes around 70 minutes and you’ll pay around €95. Otherwise, you can always use public transportation. KTEL provides a direct bus service between the airport and the city which costs €7.30 per person and takes 1 hour and 30 minutes to get to Rethymno KTEL Station.Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Crete at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.