|Full name: Heraklion Airport " Nikos Kazantzakis"
Location: Heraklion airport “Nikos Kazantzakis” or Heraklion International airport, is is 4km from the center of the city at Alikarnassos.
Time: GMT +2 (GMT+3 between the last Sunday in March and the last Sunday in October).
Getting to the city:
Access to Heraklion airport by car:
The airport is located just off the E75 motorway and can also be reached via the main road “Ikarou” from the city centre.
Heraklion airport transportation by coach:
Local buses leave from the airport every few minutes. The services start from early morning until late in the evening from Monday to Saturday but less frequent on Sundays.
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The taxi rank is located outside the terminal building.
Information cente is located near the baggage area in the Arrivals Hall
There is a bank, an ATM and a currency exchange service in the terminal building.
You can spend your waiting time at the cafe-bar in the terminal building the cafe bar offer drinks and snacks.
||Heraklion, Greece is a popualr tourist destination of Crete, famous for its sandy beaches and popular resorts. Heraklion’s rich heritage gives it a large selection of beautiful historical monuments and buildings that are built in Byzantine, Ottoman and Venetian styles, while the excavated town of Gourdia transports visitors back into the Early Minoan period. Information regarding the cities past can be found in the Historical Museum of Crete, and in the impressive Archaeological Museum, both of which are located in the city centre. Adventurous souls are also catered for with water sports, rock-climbing, caving and hiking all available on the island. Several exclusive spas offer traditional massages and beauty treatments to help visitors unwind and relax after a long day of sightseeing.