Book flights from Cologne (CGN) to Heraklion (HER)
Flying from Cologne
Flights from Cologne depart from Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN), which is located roughly 15 kilometers from the city center. This airport serves both Cologne and the former capital city of Bonn, and sees nearly ten million passengers a year pass through its gates. It is also the second largest airport for cargo transportation in Germany.
Cologne Bonn Airport Information
Cologne Bonn Airport has two terminals. Terminal 1 is the older of the two, while Terminal 2, which is used by airberlin, is a new, modern complex. Both terminals offer plenty of facilities for passengers, including shops, bars, restaurants, tourist information, currency exchange, car hire, ATMs, and baggage services.
Getting to the Airport in Cologne
You can take a bus to Cologne Bonn Airport from the city using bus route 161, or take a train to Cologne Bonn Airport, which has its own station on the high-speed line between Cologne and Frankfurt. A taxi to Cologne Bonn Airport from the city center is also available, with many taxi companies operating in the city offering fixed rates for airport runs. Trains make the journey in approximately 15 minutes, whilst buses take around half an hour.
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.