Cheap Flights to Heraklion

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How much do things cost in Heraklion?
Fitness club, monthly fee for 1 adult $45.20
Coke bottle $2.03
1 Pair of Jeans $117.51
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in city centre $620.34
1 Pair of Nike shoes $122.03
Mid-range restaurant $39.32
Taxi 1hour Waiting $12.88
Tomato (1kg) $1.60
Oranges (1kg) $1.30
* All price are converted to USD

About Heraklion

Heraklion is the capital of the island of Crete and is the largest city you can find on the island. When you will choose cheap flights to Heraklion, you will discover a fascinating urban area that has been inhabited since the first millennium BC. The city museum host precious objects dating from the Minoan Period, as well as art object made during the Middle Ages by the Turks and by the Venetians. With its 200,000 people, the city is a major touristic destination, known for its culture and fine beaches. At five km from the city center you can visit the famous Palace of Knossos.

When you are going to travel to Heraklion you will discover a crowded city all around the year. The traffic can be a problem, but if you are going to use the public transport your holiday can be a perfect one. Due to the fact that the island of Crete is located right in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea, the climate is perfect for summer holidays. During July and August the temperature can rise, but this will not be a problem. There are several good beaches where you and your friends can enjoy the blue water.

Cheap tickets to Heraklion can be purchased any time on the internet. It is very easy to come to this Greek island. Because the city is located in the middle of the island, all the roads are coming to it. The best way to reach Heraklion is by plane. The international airport is located just outside the city and has several good connections with many European cities, including to Stockholm, Oslo, Copenhagen, Manchester, Frankfurt, Kiev, Budapest, Moscow, Budapest, Prague, Salzburg, Sofia, Belgrade, Milan, Bucharest, Vienna and Amsterdam. Many other charter planes come to this small airport during every summer.

If you choose cheap flights to Heraklion and you are planning to come to Greece from outside the continent, you will need to book first a ticket to Athens. The international airport in Athens is a major hub in the south part of Europe and has very good connections with all the continents. You can fly from Athens to Jakarta, New York, Seattle, Los Angeles, Chicago, Rio de Janeiro, Moscow, Beijing, Shanghai, Tel Aviv, Cairo, Casablanca, New Dehli, Mumbai and Bangkok.

Cheap flights to Heraklion can be the perfect solution if you are in the mood to discover this part of the world. But you can reach the island by ferry. Many ferryboats from other Greek islands and from Athens are coming to Heraklion every day. Don’t forget to book a ticket to the ferry, because during some periods will be hard to find an available ticket on the spot.

If you want to have the perfect holiday, just book airline tickets to Heraklion. Beside good food and nice beaches, you can visit some landmarks on the island: the Minoan Palace of Knossos, Koules, Venetian Walls, Loggia, Morosini Fountain, St. Minnas Cathedral, St. Titusis Church, St. Katherine of the All Saints Church, St. Mark Bassilica, Dominican Abbey of St. Peter, Heraklion Archaeological Museum, Museum of the Battle for Crete, Museum of Natural History, Historical Museum of Crete, Lychnostatis, Nikos Kazantzakis Museum and CretAquarium.

Flights to Heraklion are the perfect solution if you want to enjoy the Greek food. The local cuisine is based on seafood, olive oil, goat cheese, fresh vegetables and milk. Many restaurants are located next to beach and there are open until late in the night. There are many good hotels in Heraklion. In order to find the best deal for you, try to book your room in advance. If you are going to do so, you will find the best deal on the market. Flighthub offers the cheapest flights to Heraklion for you and for your friends. So don’t wait anymore and book your ticket now. The warm and sunny beach is waiting for you!

Information about travelling to Heraklion

  • Average rain for this month in Heraklion
    21.2 mm
  • Average temperature in Heraklion
    22 °C
  • Average temperature in summer for Heraklion
    28 °C
  • Currency exchange rate
    €1.00(EUR) = $1.07(USD)

Airports of Heraklion

Nikos Kazantzakis Airport