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About Flights to Heraklion

Summary info about Heraklion flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$195

Best Round-Trip Price

$472

Fastest flight time

16h 45m

Operated By

4 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Heraklion from United States in the last 72 hours is $195 (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.).
The best round-trip flight price to Heraklion from United States in the last 72 hours is $472 (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.).
The fastest flight to Heraklion from United States takes 16h 45m (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.).
There are 4 airlines operating flights to Heraklion, including British Airways, Lufthansa and SWISS.

Cheapest flights to Heraklion airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Heraklion airports from your nearest city or airport
Los Angeles
Heraklion

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Los Angeles TO Heraklion

Los Angeles (LAX) to Thera (JTR)

Typically, flights to Heraklion from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Thera Santorini, which has an average price of $815

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO HERAKLION FROM LOS ANGELESOctober16% cheaperFlying from Los Angeles to Heraklion costs on average just $762 in October
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO HERAKLION FROM LOS ANGELESDecember44% more expensiveIt costs about $1,310 for flights to Heraklion from Los Angeles in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO HERAKLION FROM LOS ANGELESSeptember331% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Heraklion from Los Angeles in September than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Heraklion?

A nonstop flight from Atlanta Hartsfield–Jackson International Airport, Atlanta to Heraklion International Airport, Heraklion, Greece, takes approximately 14 hours and 30 minutes. The Multiple Airlines planes make flights from Los Angeles International Airport to Heraklion. The planes take about 18 hours and 35 minutes to land in Heraklion, Greece, from Los Angeles. If you leave the O'Hare International Airport in Chicago for Heraklion, expect to land in Heraklion Airport within 16 hours and 55 minutes.

There are currently no nonstop flights to Heraklion from the United States. However, you can fly to Heraklion from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport in Texas, making stops in Los Angeles, Frankfurt, and Athens. In case you are flying in from New York, you can find some Heraklion flight deals operated by multiple airlines though these planes make two to three stops before arriving at Heraklion Airport, Greece. Multiple airlines also operate flights from Los Angeles International Airport to Heraklion, making two stops at Frankfurt and Athens. There are no nonstop flights from Atlanta Hartsfield–Jackson International Airport, Atlanta to Heraklion. The airline working this route makes two or three stops, usually at Athens airport and Frankfurt, Los Angeles, and Newark before proceeding to Heraklion Airport. All planes leaving Denver International Airport first stop at Athens and Frankfurt before arriving at Heraklion.

In the past two weeks, users have booked deals to Heraklion for $12/person, which is 98% cheaper than the average flight to Heraklion. To find the cheapest price to Heraklion from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

The cheapest month to fly to Heraklion from United States is in January. Flight prices, which tend to average around $743, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you’re not able to fly to Heraklion in January, then March is your next best option. Flight prices from United States to Heraklion during March average around $764.

The ideal time to book your flight to Heraklion is 60 days in advance when prices tend to average $930. Keep in mind that you might also find cheap flights to Heraklion outside of this time window. In fact, momondo users recently found flights from United States to Heraklion for $472.

The cheapest day to depart from United States to Heraklion is on a Monday. Travelers who choose to depart for Heraklion on a Monday will often find tickets for as low as $838. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Thursday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Heraklion on Thursday is $930.

The cheapest time of day to fly to Heraklion is in the evening when flights can be purchased for as low as $855. At noon is when there is more demand to fly to Heraklion, so prices are often more expensive at around $1,020 per ticket.

Those flying to Heraklion could potentially find better pricing at Sitia Airport (55 mi from Heraklion city center), Chania Souda Airport (58 mi from Heraklion city center), Thera Santorini Airport (76 mi from Heraklion city center) or Fri Kasos Island Airport (100 mi from Heraklion city center) depending on the month and departure airport.

You can find deals at Fri Kasos Island Airport for $107pp on average, but that price can change based on your departure airport. To save money, try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.



Heraklion flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Heraklion found recently by users on momondo
Multiple Airlines
Aug 5
JFK7:55 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
20h 45m
1 stop
HER4:40 pmHeraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
Aug 15
HER6:50 pmHeraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
30h 10m
2 stops
JFK1:00 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Iberia
Sep 4
JFK5:00 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
17h 20m
1 stop
HER10:20 amHeraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
Sep 13
HER12:55 amHeraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
14h 15m
1 stop
JFK3:10 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Iberia
Sep 4
JFK2:50 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
19h 30m
1 stop
HER10:20 amHeraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
Sep 14
HER4:00 pmHeraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
23h 10m
1 stop
JFK3:10 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Aug 10
JFK7:55 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
16h 50m
1 stop
HER12:45 pmHeraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
Aug 17
HER4:35 amHeraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
20h 25m
2 stops
JFK1:00 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Iberia
Sep 4
JFK5:00 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
17h 20m
1 stop
HER10:20 amHeraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
Sep 13
HER12:55 amHeraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
14h 15m
1 stop
JFK3:10 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Iberia
Sep 4
JFK3:35 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
18h 45m
2 stops
HER10:20 amHeraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
Sep 13
HER12:55 amHeraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
14h 15m
1 stop
JFK3:10 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Heraklion

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to Heraklion, view some of our deals below.
Multiple Airlines
Aug 10
JFK7:55 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
16h 50m
1 stop
HER12:45 pmHeraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
Multiple Airlines
Aug 10
JFK7:55 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
16h 50m
1 stop
HER12:45 pmHeraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
Multiple Airlines
Aug 28
JFK7:55 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
31h 50m
3 stops
HER3:45 amHeraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.

Which airlines fly to Heraklion?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Heraklion

Which airlines fly to Heraklion?

Lufthansa, British Airways, SWISS and Delta are the most popular airlines that fly from United States to Heraklion on a routine basis, according to our data. You should be able to find flights to Heraklion with these airlines and other airlines flying from United States.

SWISS Flights to Heraklion

There are 4 SWISS flights to Heraklion in a normal week. The most common departure point is Zurich and the best SWISS ticket price seen on momondo is $856 (last 72 hours, from Boston Logan Intl, to Heraklion). SWISS has a score of 8.4 from 132 user reviews on momondo.

Delta Flights to Heraklion

Delta flights to Heraklion can start from as low as $756 (round-trip, from Los Angeles, found in the last 72 hours). Over 4 flights that Delta operates to Heraklion in a normal week, prices can vary significantly. The most popular Delta flight to Heraklion is from Amsterdam Schiphol. Delta has been rated 7.9/10 by momondo users, in 385 reviews.


Airports near Heraklion

Below you will find all the airports in Heraklion along with the distance from the city center

How do you get to the city center from Heraklion Airport?

Traveling to the bustling city center from Heraklion Airport in a taxi is generally one of the fastest and most comfortable options. However, if you take the city-bound bus 78 and bus 1, you’ll save a lot on travel costs. A taxi can drop you off at any desired stop within the city center in as little as 10 minutes, while a bus will take between 30 and 40 minutes to get to Downtown Heraklion. The line 1 and 78 buses are situated on the road right outside the bustling airport. The buses stop right at the center of Heraklion. The taxi stand is located within walking distance from the Arrivals Terminal.


Popular routes to Heraklion

Most frequently searched flights to Heraklion along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Tallinn to Heraklion Flights
Fastest flight time17h 55m
Cheapest price$151
Copenhagen to Heraklion Flights
Fastest flight time27h 05m
Cheapest price$390

Visa requirements for visiting Heraklion

US nationals don’t need a visa to enter Greece. You will be required to produce a passport valid for at least three months and has been issued within the past ten years.


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Best things to do and see in Heraklion

The vibrant Heraklion city has no shortage of must-visit attractions, from waterfront areas to iconic historic sites and museums. Take in the old town's atmosphere by taking a stroll along the harbor and checking out the Koules Fortress, located at the port's main entrance. Discover the dated treasures on display at the famous Heraklion Archaeological Museum. These unique displays include a snake goddess and Phaistos Disk, which date back 5,500 years. Those lucky enough to visit this old city in June get to join in on the Matala Festival, which features interesting literature, art, and music from the 60s and 70s.


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