Flying from Heraklion
Heraklion International Airport Information
Heraklion International Airport (HER), also known as Nikos Kazantzakis, is the second busiest airport in Greece, serving about 5.5 million passengers annually. The airport is named after the Greek philosopher and writer of the same name who was born in the city. The passenger terminal offers a variety of facilities including a duty-free store, a bank, currency exchange services, information desk, medical facility, and car and bike rental offices.
To manage passenger crowds during the summer months, a new airport at Kastelli Pediados is currently under construction. The new facility is expected to be completed in 2015, at which time operations at Heraklion International Airport will cease.
Getting to the Airport in Heraklion
From the city center, it takes about 7 minutes to travel by taxi to Heraklion International Airport. Visitors can save money by taking a bus instead, which is comparatively less expensive. From bus station A in Heraklion, visitors can travel by bus to Heraklion Airport, with a journey time of about 20 minutes.
Arriving in Dusseldorf
The cosmopolitan city of Dusseldorf is home to one of Germany’s most vibrant art scenes and is considered the country’s forerunner in fashion. Travel to Dusseldorf with airberlin and explore one of the 100 galleries that highlight the magic behind this popular western German city.
First time in Dusseldorf
Tickets to Düsseldorf will enable you to visit attractions at your own pace, with sites throughout the city easily accessed by foot or bicycle. Five lines of U-Bahn and S-Bahn railways intersect the city, taking passengers to any corner of the urban area quickly and efficiently.
Socialize along the Rhine embankment promenade; a strip of eateries and cafes along the river provide the perfect place to meet natives and tourists alike. Flights to Düsseldorf will allow you to visit the 18th century Palace and Park Benrath, any gardener’s dream.
Getting the Most of Your Dusseldorf Holiday
Flight deals to Düsseldorf can be found year-round. Cool weather will enable visitors to easily find cheap hotels in Düsseldorf, outside of the busier and warmer summer months. Free soft drinks and other items are served on airberlin flights to Dusseldorf.