In the past two weeks, users have booked deals to Heraklion for £42/person, which is 88% 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 month of January is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Heraklion from United Kingdom, with most prices found around £177. The month of February is another great option to travel to Heraklion, with average flight prices from United Kingdom averaging around £182.
We recommend purchasing flights from United Kingdom to Heraklion 60 days ahead of your departure date because this is when momondo users tend to see the best flight rates. On average, our users have found flights to Heraklion for £233. 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 Kingdom to Heraklion for £57.
The cheapest day to depart from United Kingdom to Heraklion is on a Wednesday when prices can be found for as low as £214. Flights from United Kingdom to Heraklion on a Saturday will generally be more expensive and average around £270. Keep in mind that these prices on both days could fluctuate depending on the season and the demand.
Flying to Heraklion from United Kingdom in the evening is the least expensive time of day to depart. momondo users have found prices as low as £211 when looking at flights departing in the evening. Try not to purchase tickets in the morning because they tend to be around £258. Of course, these prices can vary depending on the time of year and what airport you fly to.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Heraklion is possible. If you are planning a flight to Heraklion, consider booking flights to Sitia Airport (55 mi from Heraklion city centre), Chania Souda Airport (58 mi from Heraklion city centre), Thera Santorini/Thira Airport (76 mi from Heraklion city centre) or Fri Kasos Island Airport (100 mi from Heraklion city centre).
With an average price of £282 per person, Chania Souda Airport is the cheapest airport to fly into when planning your trip to Heraklion. This price can fluctuate based on where you are flying from. momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool can help users find the best prices.
Currently, Greece travel restrictions include travel to Heraklion. Greece has restricted the entry of all travellers 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. 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, travellers in transit, and travellers entering Greece for reasons authorized by the Greek embassy or consulate may also enter. All travellers entering Greece on flights that are not state flights, sanitary flights, humanitarian flights or military flights. are required to be in isolation for a period of 14 days. Flights from Turkey, Albania, and North Macedonia 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 preapproved by an official body like the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs or North Macedonian embassy. Flights from Italy, the Netherlands, Spain and the United Kingdom are also suspended except for special categories of flights like those for cargo, humanitarian aid, military, and repatriation. If you are planning to travel to Heraklion at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.