Book flights from Barcelona (BCN) to Heraklion (HER)
Flying from Barcelona
Local and international flights from Barcelona are routed through Barcelona–El Prat Airport (BCN), the 2nd largest airport in Spain, and the 31st busiest airport in the world. It is conveniently located just 12 kilometers from the city center; the airport serves over 35 million passengers each year aboard more than 80 different airlines.
Barcelona–El Prat Airport Information
Much like the city that it serves, Barcelona Airport is eye-catching and colorful. For example, Catalan artist Joan Miró vividly decorated the exterior of Terminal 2B, in colorful, mosaic tile. A bustling port that is primarily dedicated to international tourist travel, Barcelona Airport contains a wide variety of duty free shops, restaurants, and foreign currency exchange bureaus. Extensive parking accommodations ease the burden on commuters and the airport offers free assistance to passengers with limited mobility.
Getting to the Airport in Barcelona
The R2 commuter rail line provides a train to Barcelona Airport Terminal 2 from Barcelona Sants railway station. The Line 46 public bus to Barcelona Airport runs every 16 minutes from Plaça d'Espanya. Additionally, a taxi to Barcelona Airport is easy to find and it will drop travelers off directly at their desired terminal.
Arriving in Heraklion
Book your flights to Heraklion with airberlin and experience this city’s charming blend of modern and ancient culture. Heraklion is a vibrant city offering a variety of entertainment options sure to cater to every type of traveler.
First Time in Heraklion
Start by walking along the city’s fortified walls, then explore the numerous historic Venetian Era attractions. Be sure to pick up some of the Heraklion’s excellent agricultural products, including olive oil, wines, and honey.
With plenty of cafés, clubs and beaches, there are many reasons for couples to travel to Heraklion for their honeymoon. Live entertainment, including traditional Cretan music and dance, is very popular after dark, particularly in the harbor area. Conveniently, this spot is also one of the best places to find cheap hotels in Heraklion. With Crete’s primary wine-producing region located nearby, Heraklion is the perfect place to indulge in romantic winery tours.
Making the Most of Your Heraklion Holiday
Book tickets to Heraklion in June to catch the Matala Beach Festival, which features a unique musical theme each year. November’s unpredictable weather makes it a good time to find great flight deals to Heraklion. Regardless of when you visit, you can count on airberlin to deliver exceptional service to Heraklion.