Cheap flights to Crete

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Crete Flights Overview

After Crete flights? On this gorgeous Greek island, we can take you to either Heraklion or Chania. Fly into the Cretan capital, Heraklion, and it’s easy to reach lots of the popular east coast resorts like Elounda, Hersonissos and Malia. For Venetian-era towns and beachside hotspots, fly into Chania.

Where is Crete?

Crete is a Greek island that lies to the south-east of the Greek mainland. It is part of the Aegean Islands and is situated in the Aegean Sea.

How long is the flight from UK to Crete?

  • Belfast to Crete – 4 hours 45 minutes
  • Bristol to Crete – 4 hours
  • Birmingham to Crete – 4 hours 5 minutes
  • East Midlands to Crete – 4 hours 10 minutes
  • Edinburgh to Crete – 4 hours 25 minutes
  • Glasgow to Crete – 4 hours 25 minutes
  • Leeds Bradford to Crete – 4 hours 10 minutes
  • London Stansted to Crete – 4 hours 5 minutes
  • Manchester to Crete – 4 hours 20 minutes
  • Newcastle to Crete – 4 hours 15 minutes

How many airports does Crete have?

Crete has three airports, based in Heraklion (Nikos Kazantzakis Airport), Chania (Ioannis Daskalogiannis Airport) and Sitia. Heraklion Airport is located near the central northern coastline of the island, while Chania Airport is located on near the northwestern coastline. Find out more about Heraklion Airport, or find out more about Chania Airport.

How far is Heraklion Airport from central Crete?

Heraklion Airport is around 60km from the centre of the island.

Flights to Crete from the UK