Book flights from Leipzig (LEJ) to Heraklion (HER)
Flying from Leipzig
Leipzig has one main airport, Leipzig/Halle Airport, also known as Schkeuditz Airport, which lies 22 kilometers outside of central Leipzig. Flights from Leipzig with airberlin operate out of Leipzig/Halle.
Leipzig/Halle Airport Information
Leipzig/Halle Airport has a history spanning 85 years. The ever-expanding, state-of-the-art airport is designed to be barrier-free, offering easy access for travelers with reduced mobility. Stores, restaurants, bathrooms and elevators are all easily accessible. The airport’s fantastic variety of amenities is available to travelers in the Central Terminal and in Terminal B. For those interested in the magic of flying, the arrival area includes something special – a flight simulator, where you can start your flight early by becoming your very own pilot.
Getting to the Airport in Leipzig
A train to Leipzig/Halle Airport from Leipzig Central Station takes around 14 minutes and runs every 30 minutes. A cheap bus to Leipzig/Halle Airport runs twice an hour from Leipzig Central. If you’d rather have the comfort and convenience of a cab, a taxi to Leipzig/Halle Airport takes around 40 minutes from Leipzig’s city center. Leipzig Airport is included the German Rail Ticket which offers convenient travel between Germany’s main airports and cities.
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.