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 Frankfurt
A visit to this German city will enable you to experience the history of a city rich in culture and spirit. Evidence of the city’s past and its impressive architecture is visible up and down the streets of Frankfurt, home to one of the world's largest financial exchanges. Board a flight to Frankfurt and enjoy the beauty of the largest city in Germany’s Hesse state.
First Time in Frankfurt
Travel to Frankfurt and immerse yourself in the city’s culture as you embark on a half-day walking tour. It's a perfect opportunity to taste some of the delicious foods and beverages found throughout the city.
Academics will be spoiled for choice with the 50 to 60 exhibitions and museums found throughout the city. Frankfurt is also home to over 20 performance venues including the Old Opera House and International Theater Frankfurt. Your flight to Frankfurt is your first step towards experiencing some of the world's best shows.
Making the Most of Your Frankfurt Holiday
Flight deals to Frankfurt can be found during the cooler winter months. Additionally, cheap hotels in Frankfurt are easily found outside the peak summer season when higher temperatures are less likely.