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Fares from $63 One Way, $194 Round Trip from Frankfurt to Heraklion

Prices starting at $194 for return flights and $63 for one-way flights to Heraklion were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To Heraklion from Frankfurt

Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion?

Yes, a flight straight from Frankfurt Airport (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) to Heraklion Airport (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis) is possible. No less than 5 airlines operate nonstop services on this route, which means you'll be able to pick the one that matches your travel plans. Check out the deals from these reliable carriers:

  • Condor
  • TUIfly
  • Lufthansa
  • SunExpress Deutschland
  • Aegean Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Frankfurt to Heraklion?

If conditions are good and everything goes to plan, you could be disembarking at Heraklion Airport (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis) from Frankfurt Airport (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) in only 2 hours and 55 minutes. With such a brief flight time, contemplate taking carry-on luggage only.

What airlines fly from Frankfurt to Heraklion most frequently?

Here are the carriers that offer the most frequent flights between Frankfurt and Heraklion. Find out which one best meets your needs: Condor - (DE) with 31 flights every month TUIfly - (X3) with 26 flights every month SunExpress Deutschland - (XG) with 8 flights every month Lufthansa - (LH) with 8 flights every month

Route Information for Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion

Origin Airport IATA CodeFRA
Destination Airport IATA CodeHER
Distance1314 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesCondor, TUIfly
Earliest Flight Arrival3:35PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival3:35PM UTC

Finding Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion

Getting to Frankfurt's Airport

Located approximately 12 miles from downtown at Hugo Eckener Ring in Frankfurt, Germany, the Rhein-Main-Flughafen is a major international airport with connections to over 110 countries. Using Orbitz.com, travelers can find cheap flights from Frankfurt available through most major domestic and international airlines. The popular carrier, Lufthansa, makes their home here, and shares Terminal 1 with Star Alliance and their affiliates. Terminal 2 is served by Oneworld and SkyTeam partners, including Delta Air Lines, British Airways, Air France and Qantas Airways.

Parking at Flughafen

With help from Orbitz.com, the best deals on parking and transportation can be found at Flughafen. Parking directly at the terminals costs from €2.50 for 30 minutes to €25.00 for a full day. Pull in, park and pay at the end of your stay. Discount holiday parking with a free shuttle to the terminals costs approximately €64.00 each week. Specialty business rates for secure, extra-wide slots and car maintenance can be discussed with the airport on an individual basis.

Transportation to and From Frankfurt's Airport

A number of car rental companies service Flughafen, including Alamo, Avis, Budget and Europcar. Travelers can use Orbitz.com to search for the best car rental prices. Airlines and hotels regularly offer free shuttles to and from the airport to various locations around the city. Taxi, bus and rail service can be purchased, as well, ranging from an economical city pass to more expensive single rides.

Restaurants Near Flughafen

Both terminals have their own restaurants where passengers can grab a bite to eat. From low-cost options like Burger King and Asia Snack Box to more traditional dining like Cotidiano and Chillers, visitors to Franfurt can get their first taste of the city before they even pick up their bags. Along with finding cheap flights from Frankfurt, Orbitz.com can help travelers discover the best places to eat near the airport.

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.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.