Driving directions to Lefka apartments

  • We are located about or 2½ Km west of Chania downtown.
  • If you are coming from the east, you have to pass Chania downtown and continue west to the main road (the old National Road) that goes to Agia Marina and Platanias. After about 2 Km from Chania downtown you will see to your left a stone fence with trees and of course the sign. That's Lefka apartments, by the road almost opposite of a big super market called AB Vasilopoulos and by Diafano, which is a well known local clothing retail shop. Remember the area is called Yermaniko Pouli (it means German Bird!) and everybody knows it.
  • If you have a GPS please check if Lefka apartments are listed; othwerise try to enter the coordinates:
    • Latitude: 35.50709
    • Longitude: 23.99281
  • Always use Google maps for drving directions to Lefka apartments; they are very accurate.

Bus transport in Crete & Chania

Long distance (intercity - KTEL) buses

  • KTEL is the general name given to the Intercity Road Transport Companies in Greece.
  • For bus connections & timetables please visit the KTEL's site.
  • You can buy tickets at the bus stations or on line.
  • In Chania, there is only one KTEL bus station in the town center, about 2 Km from Lefka apartments.
  • In Heraklion there are three bus stations. The station that serves Chania is across the road from the port, near the marina.
Chania main bus terminal to Lefka apartments

Chania airport to Chania town

  • You can the KTEL bus to travel from Chania airport to the main bus station in Chania. Please check for timetables and rates.
  • From Chania town you can take the local bus to Lefka apartments
  • A quick and easy option is to take a taxi from Chania airport to Lefka apartments. The distance is about 18 Km and a taxi costs 30-35 €. If you send us your flight number and time of arrival we would be more than happy to arrange for a taxi to pick you up from the airport

Souda port to Chania

  • Local buses to Souda (the port of Chania) depart just in front of the main market (about 300 meters from 1866 square from where the buses to Lefka apartments start).

Chania to Lefka apartments

  • There are 2 different local buses from Chania to Lefka apartments; number 15 and number 21.
  • Number 15 starts from Zimvrakakidon Street, just next to the main bus station.
  • You can catch number 21 from Hatzimichali Giannari Street.
  • Tickets to Lefka apartments cost 1.20€ (free for children up to 6 years old), per person, one-way, and you can buy them in advance from kiosks or at Lefka apartments. If you get on the bus without a ticket you pay 2 € to the driver.
  • More information such as timetables can be found in the local bus service web site.
  • You get off at the bus stop number 74379 (labeled Germaniko Pouli), next to AB supermarket; we are located just across the bus stop.
  • A taxi on the other hand would be 5-7 €.
Chania local bus number 21 to Lefka apartments
Chania local bus number 15 to Lefka apartments