Leipzig to Heraklion Flights
Flights to Heraklion
Flying from Leipzig
Leipzig/Halle Airport provides service for the more than 500,000 residents of the city and is located in the Saxony state of Germany. This airport is near the Schkeuditz motorway, which is approximately 11 miles from the city's center. Those wishing to take advantage of cheap flights from Leipzig can do so by reserving a flight on Orbitz.com. Airlines providing flights from Leipzig include Air Berlin, Germanwings, Lufthansa, Sky airlines and Tunis Air. Over two million passengers a year fly into and out of the region using Leipzig/Halle Airport.
Parking at Leipzig/Halle Airport
Ample parking is provided at Leipzig/Halle Airport. Over 5,000 available parking spaces are split between one multi-story structure, four long-term parking lots and one short-term parking lot. The short-term lot contains 2,000 spaces, with free parking available for up to 20 minutes. After the 20-minute period, the price is $6 for two hours, then $2.50 for each hour thereafter for up to eight hours. After eight hours, you must pay the daily rate of $27. The short-term car park is only $6 for the first two hours and $3.60 for each additional hour for up to eight hours. After eight hours, daily rates begin at $33. Long-term parking starts at $25 a day. Payment is due upon collection of your vehicle.
Transportation to Leipzig/Halle Airport
Transportation to the airport from the city center is easy to arrange using either German Railway's Airport Express or the city taxis. Train service from Leipzig Main Station is available each half-hour, and getting to the airport takes only 14 minutes. Taxis take approximately 30 minutes and cost about $37.
A Meal before Leaving
Leipzig/Haille Airport does not have a dining facility, but before catching your flight, you can grab a bite to eat in town. Bellini's is known for its coffee and offers delicious soups and entrees. It's a great place for those on the run to grab a quick meal or a tasty sandwich. Book cheap flights from Leipzig on Orbitz.com if you want to save on air travel.
Heraklion International Airport
Crete is a popular spot for tourists, and many of those travelers pass through the Heraklion International Airport. The airport is only three miles from downtown Heraklion, sitting to the east of the city. Finding cheap flights to Heraklion is not always easy, especially if you visit during the busy season. With Orbitz.com, you can stop worrying about planning your trip because you can book international flights from Air Berlin, BlueBird Airways, Sky Express, and other airlines serving the airport.
Transportation to Nearby Locations
After you land, head to the exit of the passenger terminal and look for the taxis parked here. Taxis are available during all hours of operation at the airport. Your other option is to rent a car from Avis, Eurodollar, Autohellas, or Travel Star, which have rental counters at the airport.
Climate in Heraklion
Summer months in Heraklion have average high temperatures reaching 74 degrees Fahrenheit and average more than 10 hours of sunshine every day. The winters are a little harsher with average high temperatures dropping to below 54 degrees.
Museums and Culture
When you visit Heraklion, make sure that you spend a few days taking in the culture of this area at sites such as the Historical Museum of Crete, The Natural History Museum of Crete, and The Palace of Knossos. When you plan your trip through Orbitz.com, the money that you save can go towards visiting some of these amazing sites. After you search the available cheap flights to Heraklion, you can easily book your low-fare ticket and start saving money immediately.
Cheap flights from Leipzig to Heraklion
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Leipzig and Heraklion airports and terminals
Airports in Leipzig, DE
Leipzig Arpt (LEJ)
Distance from City Center: 8.1 miles
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