Cheap flights from Zürich to Heraklion

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Tips to know when travelling to Heraklion

Travelers usually depart from Zürich Airport, Zürich Hauptbahnhof, Zurich Bus Station, or Zurich - Oerlikon Railway Station when they travel from Zürich to Heraklion. The distance between Zürich and Heraklion is 1928 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Swiss International Air Lines, Ryanair, Eurowings, Aegean, and Lufthansa. Zürich and Heraklion have 395 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Corendon on Mondays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

Aegean on Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Condor on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

Chair Airlines on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.

Edelweiss Air on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Swiss International Air Lines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Zürich to Heraklion

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Swiss International Air LinesSWRLXYes0
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RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
EurowingsEWGEWNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
AegeanAEEA3YesOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
LufthansaDLHLHYes0
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Zürich to Heraklion?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Zürich and Heraklion takes around 2.9 hours.
What is the flight distance between Zürich and Heraklion?
The flight distance between Zürich and Heraklion is 1928 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Zürich and Heraklion?
Several carriers operate flights between Zürich and Heraklion. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Swiss International Air Lines, Edelweiss Air, Corendon, Aegean, Chair Airlines, Condor.
What are the most popular routes to and from Zürich?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Zürich and London, Athens, Manchester, Dublin, Montreal, Birmingham, Thessaloniki, Amsterdam, Reykjavik, Toronto, Paris, Barcelona, Vilnius, Madrid, Copenhagen, Berlin, Ibiza, Edinburgh, Bristol, Tallinn.
What are the most popular routes to and from Heraklion?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Heraklion and London, Athens, Thessaloniki, Manchester, Dublin, Tallinn, Edinburgh, Larnaca, Bristol, Reykjavik, Rhodes, Birmingham, Riga, Alexandroupoli, Brussels, Berlin, Glasgow, Vienna, Toronto, Corfu.
What airports are near Zürich?
The main airport in Zürich is Zürich Airport. It is also served by Zürich Airport, Milan–Malpensa, Milan Bergamo International Airport, Geneva, Linate, EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg, Stuttgart, Memmingen, Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden, Strasbourg.
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 buses and trains depart from Zürich?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Zürich, including SBB.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Zürich and Heraklion?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Zürich and Heraklion thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Zürich and Heraklion can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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