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The COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak may impact travel to Crete. Current restrictions to Crete are based on Greece travel restrictions.

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Cheapest flights to cities in Crete

Click on the cities below to find out when it's cheapest to fly to Crete from United States

Useful information for your flight to Crete

Get up-to-date answers for some of the most frequently asked questions regarding flying to Crete

What is the cheapest flight I can find to Crete?

The average flight to Crete costs $543/per person and the cheapest flight to Crete is $5/per person. This price varies based on a multitude of factors such as departure airport, airline, time of booking and when you plan on traveling.

What is the best airport to fly into to visit Heraklion?

The majority of momondo users who fly to Crete tend to spend time in Heraklion, which is visited 85% more often than other cities. When flying to Heraklion, the most popular airport to fly into is Heraklion Airport.

What are the most popular landmarks in Crete?

Many visitors who travel to Crete find themselves making a stop at popular landmarks such as Chania Lighthouse, Elafonissi Beach, and Star Beach Water Park.

I plan on visiting Chania Lighthouse. Which airport is the quickest drive?

The closest airport to Chania Lighthouse is Heraklion Airport, and would make for the quickest drive. For those interested in a secondary airport to fly into, consider looking at flights heading to Chania Airport.


What are the current travel restrictions for Crete?

Currently, Greece travel restrictions include travel to Crete. Greece has restricted the entry of all travelers with the exception of nationals, residence permit holders, or long-term visa holders of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, or the United Kingdom, or their families. Residents of Algeria, Australia, Canada, China, Georgia, Japan, South Korea, Montenegro, Morocco, New Zealand, Rwanda, Serbia, Thailand, Tunisia and Uruguay may also enter the country, but not their family members. Greek nationals and residence permit holders may still enter the country. However, holders of certificates of application for renewal of a Greek residence permit may not enter. Healthcare professionals, government members, diplomats, military personnel, humanitarian aid workers, airline crew, travelers in transit, and travelers entering Greece for reasons authorized by the Greek embassy or consulate may also enter. From June 15 onward, mandatory testing and self-isolation/quarantine will remain in place for anyone arriving into Greece from airports listed by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). Travelers arriving from other locations may be exempted from these requirements. All travelers must complete a "Passenger Locator Form (PLF)" 48 hours before check-in at https://travel.gov.gr/#/. A QR code generated from the completed form must be presented upon arrival. Flights from Turkey (through July 15), Sweden, and the United Kingdom are suspended, except flights to repatriate Greek nationals and residents and special government-ordered flights. North Macedonian nationals may enter Greece via Thessaloniki (SKG) and continue on by road to North Macedonia. Their trip must be pre-approved by an official body like the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs or North Macedonian embassy. If you are planning to travel to Crete at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.


Popular cities and sights

Looking to visit Crete? Check out these cities and spend time seeing some of the most popular sights in Crete.
Heraklion
$533
Crete
Flights starting at
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
Historical Museum of Crete
Koules Fortress
Chania
$1,203
Crete
Flights starting at
Cathedral of the Presentation of the Virgin Mary
Nautical Museum of Crete
Chania Municipal Garden
Hassan Pasha Mosque
Archaeological Museum of Chania

Recent flights found to popular cities in Crete

Find flights to these popular cities in Crete from your nearest airport.
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Multiple Airlines
Sep 3
EWR
16h 05m
HER
Multiple Airlines
Sep 7
HER
31h 30m
EWR
$485
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Sep 1
EWR
32h 45m
HER
Multiple Airlines
Sep 30
HER
16h 30m
EWR
$492
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Sep 14
EWR
17h 30m
HER
Multiple Airlines
Sep 23
HER
26h 20m
EWR
$519
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Sep 23
EWR
17h 15m
HER
Multiple Airlines
Oct 28
HER
37h 20m
EWR
$522
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Sep 23
EWR
17h 15m
HER
Multiple Airlines
Oct 28
HER
37h 20m
EWR
$523
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Multiple Airlines
Sep 5
EWR
12h 45m
HER
Multiple Airlines
Sep 8
HER
28h 35m
EWR
$542
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Multiple Airlines
Sep 22
EWR
13h 15m
HER
Multiple Airlines
Oct 27
HER
41h 30m
EWR
$564
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Sep 2
LAX
17h 10m
HER
Multiple Airlines
Sep 12
HER
20h 45m
LAX
$572
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Sep 14
LAX
28h 55m
HER
SWISS
Sep 22
HER
29h 35m
LAX
$587
SWISS
SWISS
Oct 6
BOS
29h 30m
HER
SWISS
Oct 20
HER
25h 35m
BOS
$587
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Aug 22
EWR
12h 10m
HER
Multiple Airlines
Aug 25
HER
30h 50m
EWR
$604
SWISS
SWISS
Sep 14
LAX
28h 55m
HER
SWISS
Sep 22
HER
29h 35m
LAX
$605
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Sep 11
JFK
15h 40m
CHQ
Norwegian
Oct 3
CHQ
22h 50m
JFK
$554
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Sep 23
EWR
36h 55m
CHQ
Multiple Airlines
Oct 28
CHQ
20h 00m
EWR
$592
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Jul 21
EWR
36h 05m
CHQ
Multiple Airlines
Sep 20
CHQ
32h 25m
EWR
$608
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Sep 23
JFK
29h 25m
CHQ
Multiple Airlines
Oct 28
CHQ
19h 00m
JFK
$614
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Sep 13
BOS
22h 00m
CHQ
Multiple Airlines
Oct 1
CHQ
44h 05m
BOS
$633
SWISS
SWISS
Sep 13
BOS
14h 50m
CHQ
SWISS
Oct 1
CHQ
15h 50m
BOS
$636
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Sep 11
EWR
15h 35m
CHQ
Multiple Airlines
Oct 3
CHQ
28h 55m
EWR
$651
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Aug 20
BOS
39h 15m
CHQ
Multiple Airlines
Sep 6
CHQ
32h 58m
BOS
$674
British Airways
British Airways
Jul 1
BOS
13h 00m
CHQ
British Airways
Sep 9
CHQ
30h 40m
BOS
$716
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Aug 22
BOS
23h 00m
CHQ
Multiple Airlines
Aug 29
CHQ
30h 15m
BOS
$723
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Jul 15
BOS
39h 15m
CHQ
Multiple Airlines
Jul 29
CHQ
31h 30m
BOS
$724
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Aug 10
EWR
16h 50m
CHQ
Multiple Airlines
Aug 27
CHQ
33h 35m
EWR
$725
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Aug 18
IAD
37h 40m
JSH
Multiple Airlines
Aug 31
JSH
30h 45m
IAD
$1,190
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Aug 18
IAD
33h 10m
JSH
Multiple Airlines
Aug 31
JSH
30h 45m
IAD
$1,206
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Sep 10
SFO
37h 55m
JSH
Multiple Airlines
Sep 19
JSH
39h 15m
SFO
$1,250
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Oct 3
IAD
39h 40m
JSH
Multiple Airlines
Oct 10
JSH
54h 00m
IAD
$1,270
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Aug 13
BOS
34h 35m
JSH
Multiple Airlines
Aug 22
JSH
50h 05m
BOS
$1,290
Major Airline
Major Airline
Oct 3
IAD
35h 05m
JSH
Major Airline
Oct 10
JSH
46h 05m
IAD
$1,297
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Oct 3
DCA
38h 10m
JSH
Multiple Airlines
Oct 10
JSH
36h 18m
DCA
$1,297
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Aug 9
EWR
31h 10m
JSH
Multiple Airlines
Aug 24
JSH
38h 30m
EWR
$1,377
Austrian Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Aug 18
IAD
37h 40m
JSH
Austrian Airlines
Aug 31
JSH
31h 20m
IAD
$1,815
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Jul 24
EWR
20h 35m
JSH
Multiple Airlines
Jul 30
JSH
35h 10m
EWR
$4,994
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Aug 1
EWR
34h 35m
JSH
Multiple Airlines
Aug 22
JSH
28h 55m
EWR
$5,683
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Jul 25
EWR
33h 25m
JSH
Multiple Airlines
Aug 1
JSH
36h 25m
EWR
$5,719

Airports in Crete

There are many options when flying to Crete. Here you can see the price and the destinations in a map
N. Kazantzakis Apt. Airport
2 mi from city center
Souda Airport
7 mi from city center
Sitia Airport
1 mi from city center

Cheapest flight routes to Crete

These routes have the cheapest flights to Crete found by momondo users in United States
Departing Destination Best Price
New York Heraklion $457
Washington Heraklion $533
Boston Chania $535
New York Chania $582
San Francisco Heraklion $604
Denver Heraklion $666
Atlanta Heraklion $673
Los Angeles Heraklion $688
Boston Heraklion $711
Chicago Heraklion $725

Popular routes to Crete

Most frequently searched flights to Crete along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Athens to Chania (Crete) Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 00m
Cheapest price
$48
Bucharest to Chania (Crete) Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 55m
Cheapest price
$75
Tallinn to Heraklion Flights
Fastest flight time
24h 20m
Cheapest price
$179
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