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Cheap flights to Heraklion from £100

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Summary info about Heraklion flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

£47

Best Round-Trip Price

£100

Fastest flight time

3h 50m

Operated By

6 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Heraklion from United Kingdom in the last 72 hours is £47 (London Gatwick to Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.).
The best round-trip flight price to Heraklion from United Kingdom in the last 72 hours is £100 (London Gatwick to Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.).
The fastest flight to Heraklion from United Kingdom takes 3h 50m (London Gatwick to Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.).
There are 6 airlines operating flights to Heraklion, including Air France, SWISS and Jet2.

Heraklion flights insights and trends

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What is the cheapest month to fly to Heraklion?

The cheapest month to fly to Heraklion from United Kingdom is in March. Flight prices, which tend to average around £100, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you’re not able to fly to Heraklion in March, then January is your next best option. Flight prices from United Kingdom to Heraklion during January average around £198.

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What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Heraklion?

The cheapest day to depart from United Kingdom to Heraklion is on a Wednesday. Travellers who choose to depart for Heraklion on a Wednesday will often find tickets for as low as £263. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Saturday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Heraklion on Saturday is £348.

What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Heraklion?

Our data shows that the cheapest United Kingdom to Heraklion flights are usually those with departure times in the evening. Our users have found flights to Heraklion in the evening for as low as £239. Try not to purchase tickets in the morning because they tend to be around £347. Of course, these prices can vary depending on the time of year and what airport you fly to.

How long does it take to fly to Heraklion?

Flight times from United Kingdom to Heraklion vary, but if you’re flying out of London Heathrow and flying into Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt. (one of the most popular routes), then the duration is 4h 10m on average. Another popular route from United Kingdom to Heraklion is flying from Manchester to Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt., which will take roughly 4h. Keep in mind that layovers or delays could extend your travel time.

How far in advance should I book a flight to Heraklion?

We recommend purchasing flights from United Kingdom to Heraklion 8 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 £265. In the past 72 hours, momondo users found flights from United Kingdom to Heraklion for as low as £204.

Cheapest flights to Heraklion airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Heraklion airports from your nearest city or airport
London Heathrow Airport
Heraklion

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM London TO Heraklion

London (LON) to Chania (CHQ)

Typically, flights to Heraklion from London are cheaper when flying from London to Chania Souda, which has an average price of £225

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO HERAKLION FROM LONDON HEATHROW AIRPORTFebruary37% cheaperFlying from London Heathrow Airport to Heraklion costs on average just £190 in February
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO HERAKLION FROM LONDON HEATHROW AIRPORTDecember38% more expensiveIt costs about £418 for flights to Heraklion from London Heathrow Airport in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO HERAKLION FROM LONDON HEATHROW AIRPORTAugust229% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Heraklion from London Heathrow Airport in August than any other month

Frequently asked questions about flying to Heraklion

How long does it take to fly to Heraklion?

When booking Heraklion flights from Heathrow Airport (LHR), in London, you will find one-stop flights that average between 5h and 11h. If you are leaving from Manchester Airport (MAN), you will find you can reach Heraklion, Greece, in times averaging between 7h and 12h, also with one stop. From Edinburgh Airport (EDI), you will find two-stop flights that push average flight times up to between 12h and 16h. Belfast International Airport (BFS) flights to Heraklion will also include two to three stops and average between 12h and 16h in flying time.

Where can you fly directly to Heraklion from?

Unfortunately, there are no direct flights to Heraklion, Greece, from the UK. The shorter flying times will come from London-serving airports such as Heathrow, which has flights with Aegean Airlines that take just under 6h. The shorter flights from Manchester will be with an easyJet and Aegean Airlines partnership and also include one stop in Athens, seeing you in Heraklion generally in just over 7h. The shorter flights from Edinburgh Airport are with Ryanair, TAROM and Sky Express and will include two stops, one in Bucharest and then another in Athens before you arrive at your destination. Your shorter flights from Dublin will be with Aer Lingus and Aegean Airlines and average 10h 30min with two stops, which include London Heathrow and Athens.

When did momondo last update prices for flights to Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt. Airport?

Prices for flights to Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt. Airport are updated daily.

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How old do you have to be to fly to Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt. Airport?

The minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service may have their own age limitations. Flight duration, scheduling, and layovers are among the considerations that may influence age limits. We recommend that you double-check with the airline you are booking with for travel to Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt. Airport.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt. Airport?

The required travel and health documents for your Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt. Airport trip may vary depending on your itinerary and personal circumstances. As a general rule, you should carry multiple documents, including a national ID card or driver's license and a passport valid for six months after your intended arrival at Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt. Airport. We recommend that you seek guidance from your airline or a reliable third party such as IATA.


Heraklion flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United Kingdom to Heraklion found recently by users on momondo
Multiple Airlines
3 Jun
LGW19:00London Gatwick
24h 05m
1 stop
HER21:05Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
5 Jun
HER01:00Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
4h 05m
LGW03:05London Gatwick
easyJet
24 Sept
LGW18:50London Gatwick
3h 55m
HER00:45Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
1 Oct
HER20:45Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
12h 50m
1 stop
LGW07:35London Gatwick
easyJet
23 Apr
LGW16:50London Gatwick
3h 55m
HER22:45Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
24 Apr
HER01:00Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
4h 05m
LGW03:05London Gatwick
Multiple Airlines
5 May
LGW18:30London Gatwick
3h 50m
HER00:20Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
9 May
HER23:40Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
4h 05m
LGW01:45London Gatwick
Multiple Airlines
13 Jun
LTN07:00London Luton
14h 20m
1 stop
HER23:20Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
19 Jun
HER22:10Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
11h 30m
1 stop
LTN07:40London Luton
Multiple Airlines
5 May
LGW18:30London Gatwick
3h 50m
HER00:20Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
14 May
HER01:40Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
4h 05m
LGW03:45London Gatwick

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Heraklion

If you're looking for one-way flights from United Kingdom to Heraklion, view some of our deals below provided by Corendon Airlines, Corendon Airlines Europe and Jet2
easyJet
7 Oct
LGW16:45London Gatwick
3h 55m
HER22:40Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
Jet2
25 Sept
STN05:55London Stansted
4h 05m
HER12:00Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.
Multiple Airlines
25 Sept
LGW20:00London Gatwick
11h 45m
1 stop
HER09:45Heraklion N. Kazantzakis Apt.

Visa requirements for visiting Heraklion

What passport or visa requirements are there when visiting Heraklion?

Citizens of the UK need not to apply for a visa when visiting Heraklion for tourism, study or medical reasons, as long as they are there for under 90 days. Ensure your passport is valid and up to date before you fly and you will be set.


Best things to do and see in Heraklion

What can you see and do in Heraklion?

This Greek port city of Heraklion is a fantastic place to visit in summer if you would like unspoiled beaches, good nightlife and historical wonders. Being one of the Greek cities with a huge, impressive collection of preserved, ancient artefacts and archaeological sites, Heraklion is home to the famous Palace of Knossos. This site dates back several thousand years and is well preserved enough to see the Minoan civilisation baths inside. The Koules Fortress, which stands at the port and was built in the 16th century, still stands in good shape today for visitors to enjoy. Heraklion also has a great choice of bars, restaurants and coffee shops that span the beaches, harbour and city. Check out the fascinating and impressive history museum, which will shed some light on this ancient city’s history. This capital of Crete is well worth a visit if you would like to enjoy Greek culture that is slightly less crowded but equally as interesting as the other larger cities.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal to Heraklion?

To find the flight that best suits your needs, momondo gathers a range of flights from a large pool of different airlines and agents; you can then use our insights and filters to find and book the right flight to Heraklion.

Can I find flights to Heraklion with flexible booking policies on momondo?

Yes. momondo enables you to select and highlight flights to Heraklion with this policy.

How can momondo help me find flights to Heraklion?

Once you have performed a search for flights to Heraklion, momondo helps you find the right flight by offering useful filters to narrow down your flight selection. Flights can be filtered by multiple factors such as airline, airport and price; but also by other criteria like aircraft type and payment method.

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