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Why to choose Lato Transfers to provide you chauffeured Services in island of Crete!!!

Crete is the largest and most populous of the Greek islands, the 88th largest island in the world and the fifth largest island in the Mediterranean Sea, after Sicily, Sardinia, Cyprus, and Corsica. Crete and a number of surrounding islands and islets constitute the region of Crete, one of the 13 top-level administrative units of Greece. The capital and the largest city is Heraklion. As of 2011, the region had a population of 623,065.

Crete forms a significant part of the economy and cultural heritage of Greece, while retaining its own local cultural traits (such as its own poetry and music). It was once the centre of the Minoan civilisation (c. 2700–1420 BC), which is the earliest known civilisation in Europe. The palace of Knossos lies in Crete.

Island morphology

Crete has an elongated shape, it spans exactly 260 kilometers from west to east and its widest point is about 60 kilometers and narrows 12 kilometers. The island covers a total area of 8.336 km2 and its coastline is estimated 1.046 kilometers.

Lato Transfers

Lato Transfers is a Cretan company which provides transportation-Chauffeured services all over the island. Lato Transfers vehicles are in every single city(Heraklion,Agios Nikolaos, Rethymnon,Chania ) and our fleet is consisted from 15 vehicles starting with:

  1. Business Class

  2. First Class

  3. Business Vans

  4. Micro-Buses

  5. Buses

Beside that, its noteworthy that our company provides several transportation services, like:

  1. Airport Transfers

  2. Tours and Sightseeing

  3. Special Events

  4. Business Transfers

  5. Weekend Dropoffs and Pickups

  6. Out of City Trips

Your Benefits:

  1. Premium Welcome& Greet service

  2. Complimentary wait time

  3. All-inclusive rates

  4. 24Hours Free Cancelation

About Us

Lato Transfers LTD. is a transportation&chauffeured services company located in the island of Crete/Greece from 1994. We offer a wide variety of proffesional chauffeurs and vehicles all over the island and we gaurantee to our costumers safe and reliable transfer in competitive prices.

Our Mission

The company’s mission is to constantly help improve the quality of chauffeured services in the island of Crete for both customers and drivers. We dedicate our time and efforts with a well-defined purpose in mind – that of providing better services on the private hire sector. We build our actions and decisions with two fundamental objectives in mind:

• Our customers – we aim to provide not only reliable services in the London private hire sector, but also the best value for money to all our clients;

• Our drivers – we believe in offering each day professional work environment that offers equal opportunities for all employees.

Stability, Integrity & Consistency

Lato Transfers is proud to be an industry leader in setting the highest expectations for quality service and sound business practices. Since its founding in 1994, Lato Transfers has been locally and family owned and operated, providing management stability and a rich heritage which we continue to build on. We have a vested interest in our community and our employee staff, and being locally owned, our revenues stay in Cretan area.  Because we have an established reputation, you can be assured that your needs and expectations are our highest priorities. Outstanding service on a consistent basis is what we promise and what we deliver.

Chauffeur Staff

Lato Transfer’s chauffeurs are among the best trained and most experienced professionals in the industry. Our courteous & knowledgeable chauffeurs take pride in their work and well groomed appearance, and will always be attired in traditional black suit uniform. We have successfully retained many career chauffeurs by offering a friendly & stable workplace, exceptional earnings potential and benefits. Properly screened and subject to pre-employment and random drug testing, you can enjoy complete peace of mind that we will always put safety first.  Lato drivers all receive Smith System Defensive Driving training for our clients’ safety.

Support Staff

To provide high caliber service, quick response, accuracy and attention to detail, we have developed an amazing support staff that is committed to your complete satisfaction. You will be treated with care and appreciation from everyone in reservations, dispatch, accounting, sales and administration. Our team understands the important part we play in making sure your travel, business meetings and special events go smoothly. You will be in good hands with any of our industry professionals.


We were one of the early adopters of DriveCam & Rosco Video Systems that are mounted behind the rear view mirror of a vehicle to monitor and record activities triggered by G-force sensitivity such as collisions, sudden braking, harsh acceleration and sharp cornering. Even though our chauffeurs are diligently screened and thoroughly trained we have found these recording systems to be excellent reinforcement of safe driving practices, indispensable training tools and priceless back up in the event of a collision.  In addition, Lato Transfers is the only chauffeured service company the island of Crete with a Smith System Defensive Driving Training Program.

 Fleet Liability coverage is provided by an A.M. Best “A rated” carrier. Certificates of insurance are provided to corporate accounts on request.  Lato Transfers is the only chauffeured service company in Crete who is a member of an insurance “captive” program, designated only for the most safety-conscious operators with low claims history and significant financial stability.

Pre-screening, criminal background checks including TSA screening at Heraklion city international airport, ongoing training, random drug testing and DOT compliance are performed as our commitment to your safety and peace of mind.  

We hope you found this post helpful if you’ve ever wondered when you should use chauffeured transportation service in island of Crete.  As we’ve previously mentioned, the Lato Transfers team wants to be a trusted extension of your business or family, providing you comfort and style, while getting you to and from your destinations safely and stress-free and reliable always in competitive prices.

If you have any questions about our services listed above, please contact us. Our staff would love to answer any questions you may have 24/7!

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