Heraklion to Athens flights from £37

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Heraklion HERAthens ATH

Multiple carriers

£88
Heraklion HERAthens ATH

Sky Express

£90

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Book your trip to arrive at Athens International, Athens Train Station, Athens - Karolou, Athens - Kifissos, or Athens-Agioi Anargyroi. The distance between Heraklion and Athens is 309 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Olympic Air, Sky Express, Aegean, Swiss International Air Lines, and easyJet. Heraklion and Athens have 77 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Athens, consider visiting Acropolis of Athens, and Peloponnese.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Olympic AirOALOAYesOpens 48 days before flight
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Sky ExpressSEHGQYes0
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AegeanAEEA3YesOpens 48 days before flight
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Swiss International Air LinesSWRLXYes0
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easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Heraklion to Athens?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Heraklion and Athens takes around 0.83 hours.
What is the flight distance between Heraklion and Athens?
The flight distance between Heraklion and Athens is 309 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Heraklion and Athens?
Several carriers operate flights between Heraklion and Athens. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Aegean, Sky Express, Olympic Air.
What are the most popular routes to and from Heraklion?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Heraklion and Thessaloniki, London, Larnaca, Berlin, Vienna, Dublin, Munich, Brussels, Frankfurt, Amsterdam, Düsseldorf, Paris, Manchester, Milan, Tirana, Budapest, Edinburgh, Barcelona, Stuttgart, Rhodes.
What are the most popular routes to and from Athens?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Athens and London, Thessaloniki, Larnaca, Manchester, Dublin, Santorini, Chania, Edinburgh, Rhodes, Vienna, Mykonos, Brussels, Toronto, Reykjavik, Alexandroupoli, Chios, Birmingham, Bristol, Corfu, Kos.
What airports are near Heraklion?
The main airport in Heraklion is Heraklion International. It is also served by Santorini (Thira) National, Heraklion International, Chania International, Sitia Public.
What airports are near Athens?
The main airport in Athens is Athens International. It is also served by Kalamata International, Milos Island National, Araxos.
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