Matala in detail

Flights & getting there

Two KTEL buses daily leave Iraklio’s KTEL Heraklion Lassithi Bus Station for Matala (€8.50, two hours, 7.30am and 12.45pm). Buses to Iraklio from Matala leave from a stop 800m east of the main village.

There’s free roadside parking and a beach parking lot that charges €2.