Airplane leaving Heraklion airport and flying above the port of Heraklion. The International Airport of Heraklion is located at the east edge of the city.
The airport has two passenger terminals, one for domestic flights and one for international flights. It also has a cargo terminal and a military airbase.
In 2021, Heraklion Airport handled over 7.5 million passengers, making it the 25th busiest airport in Europe.
The airport is well-connected to the city of Heraklion by bus and taxi. There is also a car rental facility at the airport.
Heraklion Airport is a convenient and efficient way to travel to Crete. It is a popular choice for both tourists and business travelers.