Book flights from Heraklion to Helsinki

Flying from Heraklion

Heraklion International Airport is Crete’s main airport. Located 5 km from the city, airberlin operates flights from Heraklion Airport to major European cities, including Hamburg, Zurich, and Berlin.

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 Helsinki

Book your tickets to Helsinki with airberlin and arrive with ease so you can begin to enjoy your trip right away. Finding flight deals to Helsinki through airberlin is your first step to enjoying rich museums and vibrant night life.

First Time in Helsinki

A single ticket grants you access to all of Helsinki’s public transportation services. The inner city is a great place for first-time visitors and is home to a variety of sightseeing attractions. Check out the many museums or art galleries, or lounge at a café and spend your vacation relaxing. Cheap hotels in Helsinki are easier to find in winter.

Your Helsinki

Nightlife lovers will not be disappointed when they travel to Helsinki and check out the bars, pubs, nightclubs, and casinos. Families will love the rides at Linnanmäki Amusement Park.

Making the Most of Your Helsinki Holiday

Enjoy land and sea by combining a bus tour through the city with a sightseeing cruise. Tours are a great way to get the most out of your visit, and audio tours will enable you to explore in English. Book your flights to Helsinki today and start planning your vacation. Avoid queues and airport hassles with airberlin's convenient Web Check-In services.