Although build on a dead end, Douliana is hardly isolated. The Vamos and Kalives village are within 8 min (by car) range. There is a constant bus connection with Chania-Rethimno-Heraclion. The blue flag beaches of Kalives and Almirida are in 3 km distance For going to Heraclion you will need a taxi to drop you at the national highway. Heraclion-Chania busses are every half an hour.
For detailed information visit the KTEL web pageBank, Post Office, Health Center, Municipality buildings and facilities, Police, taverns, and many groceries, super markets, and local craft items can be found at the surrounding villages of Kalives, Vamos, Almyrida and Gavalohori.In Douliana there is a cafenio, (coffee house) ,a mini market, and taverns.