You can get to Chania by plane from Athens or by ferry from Pireaus. The ferry usually leaves at 21.00 and it arrives at 05.30 everyday. There are more flight and ferry departures from Heraklio. In order to get around once you get there, the prefecture of Chania has a well organized Bus service (KTEL). The central station is in Chania. There are regular routes to Rethymno and Heraklio. There is also bus service to get you around Chania prefecture. Taxis can be found in popular resorts and in Chania, there is also an option to call one (Radiotaxi tel 18300). The fares are predetermined and you can ask the driver before. You can also rent a car at a reasonable price. You will need around 30 euro per day to rent a small car.