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 Salzburg
Salzburg, Austria's fourth largest city, is home to a number of notable sites that reflect a blend of Austrian and Bavarian cultures. Tickets to Salzburg will take you on a journey through a city with Stone Age roots. Today, remnants of the past can be found mingling within the urban environment.
First time in Salzburg
Once you travel to Salzburg, save a bit of money by utilizing a daily or weekly public transportation ticket. Taste fresh mountain air as you walk or ride along the city’s aged streets. Salzburg is tailored to bikes and pedestrians, making this a very pleasant way to visit each site.
Flights to Salzburg will touch the hearts of the musically inclined by giving them the opportunity to visit the Baroque Mirabell Palace and Gardens, home to Mozart performances and the filming of “The Sound of Music”. Coffee aficionados will love the Austrian coffeehouses found throughout the Old City, some of which are hundreds of years old.
Making the Most of Your Salzburg Holiday
Flight deals to Salzburg can be found in the winter when temperatures are at their lowest. Look for cheap hotels in Salzburg during the fall and spring months when the climate is favorable and crowds are smaller. Travel in style and comfort to Salzburg with airberlin.