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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 Graz
Austria’s second largest city is often overlooked in favor of Vienna, but thousands of tourists still book flights to Graz each year. Historic buildings provide a relaxing and interesting visit by day, and the city’s bars and dance clubs make for a lively nightlife. Use airberlin to find flight deals to Graz year-round.
First Time in Graz
The first time you travel to Graz, be sure to visit the Schlossberg, a hilltop castle and heart of the original city. You can take an elevator to the summit, or walk through the wooded paths to the peak for a more scenic experience.
Graz is a relaxing city perfect for long strolls and sightseeing. Spend the warm summer evenings walking in the city center, where you might catch a street performance, or see a symphony with tickets to Graz’s Opernhaus.
Making the Most of Your Graz Holiday
The weather in Graz is milder than in most of the country, making the city an ideal place for outdoor tourism activities. Plan your vacation early to find cheap hotels in Graz more easily. Fly with airberlin for exceptional service to Graz.