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Heraklion Airport

Heraklion International Airport (HER)

Overview

Located 1.7 miles (2.8km) east of Crete's capital, Heraklion International Airport is among the busiest in Greece. The facility is well-run, but can be unpleasantly hot and crowded in the peak summer season.

Flying into Heraklion International Airport is an exciting experience for passengers, as the runway is only a few metres from the shore. However, airport authorities do not allow pictures to be taken of the runway as the facility is jointly used by civil and military aircraft.

Heraklion International Airport's future is limited, as a new airport, Kastelli International, is scheduled to be operational by 2023.

Location

The airport is located 1.7 miles (2.8km) east of Heraklion on Crete.

Time

GMT +2

Contacts

Parking

Heraklion International Airport has parking.

Website

www.heraklionairport.net

Internet

The airport has free wifi.

Business Lounges

The VIP lounge offers internet access, however the airport has no business or conference facilities.


Heraklion Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.