Rethymno to Thira Ferry

The Rethymno Thira ferry route connects Crete with Cyclades Islands. Currently there is just the 1 ferry company operating this ferry service, Sea Jets. The crossing operates up to 2 times each week with sailing durations from around 2 hours 15 minutes.

Rethymno Thira sailing durations and frequency may vary from season to season so we’d advise doing a live check to get the most up to date information.

Route and port details

Rethymno - Thira Ferry Operators

  • Sea Jets
    • 2 Sailings Weekly 2 hr 15 min
    • Get price

Rethymno Guide

Located between the popular regions of Heraklion and Chania is the beautiful historic town of Rethymno, the third largest town on the island of Crete in Greece.

Rethymno is a place of outstanding natural wealth and a variation of landscapes, with flourishing valleys, harsh mountains and rocky shores following long sandy beaches. The east side of the region is mostly mountainous while the northern and southern coasts are dotted with fabulous beaches which are pretty popular in summer.

The city of Rethymno is one of the best preserved medieval towns in Greece, with Venetian fortification works, orthodox and catholic churches, mosques, grand Venetian mansions, arches and cobbled streets all together, creating this wondrous traditional atmosphere.

The Venetian port is probably one of the most popular spots of the Town. This small port was of great strategic importance during the Venetian period and has undergone numerous constructions since 1300. Nowadays, the port is lined up by cafes and delicious restaurants where you can enjoy the secrets of the Cretan cuisine.