Our biggest upcoming deals to Heraklion

These are the best offers on flights to Heraklion you’ll find over the next 60 days, with savings of up to £340. Don’t miss out!

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easyJet
One way
Economy
Tue, Aug 6
£67
£407
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One way
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Sun, Sep 8
£70
£407
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easyJet
One way
Economy
Wed, Sep 4
£75
£407
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easyJet
One way
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Mon, Sep 16
£75
£407
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easyJet
One way
Economy
Wed, Jul 24
£75
£407
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easyJet
One way
Economy
Sun, Sep 1
£76
£407

City breaks to Heraklion for less

Whether it's a quick getaway or a business trip to remember, our 3–7 day round trips are perfect for experiencing Heraklion affordably.

6 Day Trip
Wed, Sep 11 - Mon, Sep 16
6 Day Trip
Edinburgh
Heraklion
£149
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7 Day Trip
Tue, Sep 10 - Mon, Sep 16
7 Day Trip
Edinburgh
Heraklion
£149
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5 Day Trip
Thu, Sep 19 - Mon, Sep 23
5 Day Trip
Edinburgh
Heraklion
£164
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7 Day Trip
Tue, Sep 17 - Mon, Sep 23
7 Day Trip
Edinburgh
Heraklion
£170
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6 Day Trip
Thu, Aug 29 - Tue, Sep 3
6 Day Trip
Edinburgh
Heraklion
£179
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6 Day Trip
Sun, Sep 15 - Fri, Sep 20
6 Day Trip
Edinburgh
Heraklion
£186
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Direct flights to Heraklion – recommended for you

Check out direct flights to Heraklion and find the flight that best fits your travel needs.
Tue, Aug 6
Edinburgh (EDI)Heraklion (HER)
easyJet
Economy
£66
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Wed, Jul 24
Edinburgh (EDI)Heraklion (HER)
easyJet
Economy
£75
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Wed, Jul 31
Edinburgh (EDI)Heraklion (HER)
easyJet
Economy
£77
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Wed, Aug 14
Edinburgh (EDI)Heraklion (HER)
easyJet
Economy
£81
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Major Heraklion Airports

Learn about the different airports in Heraklion, find the best flight and transfer options, and plan your journey.

Airlines Flying to Heraklion

See which airlines fly to Heraklion. Find the airline that best meets your travel needs by comparing prices and treat yourself to an enjoyable journey.

easyJet
From £77
Norwegian Air Sweden AOC
From £94
Ryanair
From £104
Scandinavian Airlines
From £113
British Airways
From £113

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Details about flights to Heraklion

Cheapest direct flight price

£39

Cheapest return ticket price

£112

Off-season travel month

September

Peak season for travel

January

Flight distance

2,698.97km

Average flight time

4 hours 1 minute

Popular airline

Aegean Airlines

Cheapest month

October

Why fly to Heraklion, Greece?

Seeped in fascinating history, rich culture and natural beauty, the ancient city of Heraklion is Crete’s capital and largest city. Heraklion has long been a popular destination for travellers and it’s easy to see why. From its historical sights to pristine beaches and delicious Greek cuisine, the city caters to every kind of traveller. Whether you’re looking for a sight-seeing or sunbathing break, flights to Heraklion are just what you need.

With direct flights to Heraklion available from the UK, it’s easy to plan your trip. Whether you want to book tickets to Heraklion from London, Manchester or Newcastle, you can find a flight time to suit you. And once you fly to Heraklion, you can explore the region even further. Chania and Rethymno are two popular destinations on the island of Crete, both offering their own unique attractions and charm. Additionally, Athens andThessaloniki both offer flights to Heraklion, making it easy for visitors to explore the rest of Greece during their trip.

Bursting with rich history and a cultural heritage, Heraklion is home to many significant historical and archaeological sights, including the Palace of Knossos, the Heraklion Archaeological Museum, and the Venetian walls and fortress. Visitors can also explore the charming old town, with its narrow streets and quaint shops and restaurants.

Not just the perfect destination for history enthusiasts, Heraklion is also great for beach lovers. The city has several beautiful beaches, including the popular Ammoudara Beach, which stretches for several kilometres and offers a wide range of water sports and activities. Visitors can also take a day trip to nearby beaches, such as Stalis or Hersonissos, which are easily accessible from Heraklion.And once you’re done with swimming and sunbathing, the city offers plenty of opportunities for the evening. With a vibrant nightlife scene, you can take your pick from many bars and nightclubs catering to all tastes and preferences, or sample the local cuisine at one of the many restaurants and taverns.

With a wide range of activities and attractions, as well as convenient flights from many destinations, you can experience the best of Crete with flights to Heraklion."

How do I find the cheapest flights?

  • What is the average flight ticket price from United Kingdom to Heraklion?

    The average ticket price to Heraklion is £242. Please use this price as a reference only.
  • How long is the flights to Heraklion?

    • Approx. 4 hours 19 minutes to fly from London to Heraklion.
    • Approx. 53 minutes to fly from Athens to Heraklion.
    • Approx. 4 hours 12 minutes to fly from Manchester to Heraklion.
    • Approx. 1 hour 10 minutes to fly from Thessaloniki to Heraklion.
  • How to get cheapest flights to Heraklion?

    You can book cheaper flights in the following ways:
    • Search for tickets to a city or airport near Heraklion.
    • Look up different airlines that have flights to Heraklion.
    • Browse different departure dates from the same month.
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  • What is the most popular month to visit Heraklion?

    Understanding peak and off travel seasons to Heraklion can help you arrange your travel plans accordingly. The most popular month to visit Heraklion is July. The average price of flight tickets to Heraklion in July is £197.
  • When are flight to Heraklion cheapest?

    Flight tickets to Heraklion are the cheapest in October compared to other months, the average price is £173.
  • What is the transportation method from the main airport to downtown in Heraklion?

    • The distance from Heraklion International Airport to downtown is about 2km, by taxi about 20 minutes.
  • Which popular airlines have flights to Heraklion?

    Popular airlines with flights to Heraklion: SKY express, Aegean Airlines, and Volotea.