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Flights Athens - Heraklion

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Departure Fri, 07 Apr Return Wed, 12 Apr
ATH Athens
HER Heraklion
return from 74€
Departure Fri, 07 Apr Return Tue, 11 Apr
ATH Athens
HER Heraklion
return from 77€
Departure Tue, 25 Apr Return Wed, 26 Apr
ATH Athens
HER Heraklion
return from 46€
Departure Sun, 23 Apr Return Tue, 25 Apr
ATH Athens
HER Heraklion
return from 98€
Route information
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Currency and cost comparison
Local, one-way ticket

Trains are 4% more expensive in Heraklion than in Athens.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Heraklion is 20% cheaper than a meal in Athens.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Heraklion is 10% cheaper than in Athens.

Regular cappuccino

A coffee in Heraklion costs roughly the same as in Athens.

Athens airports
  • ( E. Venizelos (ATH)
    How far from city centre: 20 kms
Heraklion airports
  • ( N. Kazantzakis Apt (HER)
    How far from city centre: 4 kms
K Distance: 320 kms

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Are you excited for an amazing trip from Athens to Heraklion? You are in the right place! If you need a little getaway to see a loved one or a comfortable flight for your business trip, the best deal prices and airline carriers are a click away from you. You either are looking for a cheap flight or are in a hurry to find a last-minute ticket, no worries! eDreams will take care of everything you need for a perfect vacation in Heraklion. You will get a large selection of airfares from standard and low cost airlines worldwide and easily book your tickets for this route. Don´t forget to book a hotel and choose a car for your perfect trip as a package. Choose the best-suited flight and fasten your seatbelt, we are flying!

How is COVID-19 currently affecting flights from Athens to Heraklion?
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For flights from Athens to Heraklion, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Athens and Heraklion. By taking into account the combinations of airlines, stopovers, direct flights as well as the various criteria for the journeys, our search engine allows us to offer our customers the best price under the best conditions.
Is Heraklion more expensive than Athens to visit?
Looking at taxi prices, a ride in Heraklion costs an average of 3.50 EUR euros, 12% cheaper than Athens, with a fare of 4.00 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 4% more in Heraklion: 1.25 EUR euros against 1.20 EUR euros in Athens. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 9.00 EUR euros in Heraklion, 25% less than the 12.00 EUR euros in Athens. The price of the coffee is more or less the same price in Heraklion and Athens, averaging 3.33 EUR euros.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Athens to Heraklion flights?
The most popular month for flights from Athens to Heraklion are: June, May and July.
When is the best time to travel from Athens to Heraklion?
A good period of the year to visit Heraklion from Athens really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, June is the best month to fly to Heraklion from Athens, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by August and July. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds November, February and January are the months with fewer searches for the route Athens -  Heraklion.
What is the duration of a flight from Athens to Heraklion?
Flight time, on average, from Athens to Heraklion is usually 00:55 hours on average, at an average distance of 310 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
What is the weather like in Heraklion compared to Athens?
The average temperature in Athens the average temperature is 35.31 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 5.3 mm , Heraklion's temperatures reach 31.7 during the hot season, with 5.3 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 6.7 degrees in Heraklion, compared to the 2.15 average degrees reported in Athens. During the winter period, Athens can register 9.0 mm precipitation, while Heraklion have an average of 12.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Athens and Heraklion?
The most common route form Athens to Heraklion is: E. Venizelos (ATH) to N. Kazantzakis Apt (HER). These airlines fly this route:
  • Aegean Airlines.
  • Olympic Air.
  • Sky Express.
What airlines fly from Athens to Heraklion?
Airlines that have direct flight routes from Athens to Heraklion are:
  • Aegean Airlines.
  • Sky Express.
  • Volotea.
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