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 Sylt
When you travel to Sylt, you will likely wonder how so many great tourist attractions can fit onto one island. Located in northern Germany, Sylt is known for its sunny beach resorts and wide selection of bars, beaches, and golf courses. Book your tickets to Sylt now and look forward to a great vacation.
First Time in Sylt
A typical day on the island might include going to the beach at Am Roten Kliff or enjoying some of the incredible views from the cliffs. You could end the day in one of many bars or at a casino, if you are so inclined.
Travelers frequently book flights to Sylt because this island has something for every personality. For history buffs, there are local landmarks such as the Old Frisian House, which allows you to see how islanders lived in the 18th century. Vacationers attracted to fascinating geography might spend an afternoon visiting the 35 meter-high drifting dunes.
Making the Most of Your Sylt Holiday
The best time to look for flight deals to Sylt is in early spring or late summer. These are times when you can find cheap hotels in Sylt and still enjoy great weather. Start your Sylt vacation worry-free by flying with airberlin.