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 Hamburg
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First Time in Hamburg
Many people travel to Hamburg to visit the city’s museums. Tour the Spice Museum in the ‘Speicherstadt’, or learn the history of the harbor at the International Maritime Museum. Art enthusiasts will enjoy the Museum of Arts and Crafts and the ‘Deichtorhallen’, an exhibition of contemporary works.
Flights to Hamburg will bring you to a city that you can make your own. Have a drink and relax at a café, then stroll by the harbor and explore the city’s ‘Fischmarkt’. This open-air fish market features vendors of all kinds.
Making the Most of Your Hamburg Holiday
Cheap hotels in Hamburg are readily available between November and March, which is outside the main tourist season. This is a great time to explore museums and historical buildings. Hamburg even offers a number of campsites, accessible between April and October. Buy tickets to Hamburg through airberlin and enjoy attractive fares and exceptional service.