Flights from Istanbul to Creta Heraklion

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Flight Info Notes on Istanbul to Creta Heraklion

From Airports
Destination Airport
Cheapest Price
1,416.46 TL
Most Popular Airline

Cheapest Istanbul To Creta Heraklion Flights (One-Way)

Check the cheapest prices for Istanbul to Creta Heraklion

Aegean Airlines
Istanbul - Creta heraklion
1 stop - 3h 25m
12 March 2024, Tuesday 11:30
Aegean Airlines
Istanbul - Creta heraklion
1 stop - 4h 30m
02 March 2024, Saturday 16:50
Aegean Airlines
Istanbul - Creta heraklion
1 stop - 12h 20m
03 March 2024, Sunday 21:50
Aegean Airlines
Istanbul - Creta heraklion
1 stop - 3h 25m
11 January 2024, Thursday 11:30

Flights From Istanbul To Other Destinations

Instead of Creta Heraklion, you may fly to the cities below

Pegasus Airlines
direct-flight - 1h 20m
19 December 2023, Tuesday 23:25
Anadolu Jet
2 stop - 6h 50m
15 December 2023, Friday 06:40
Pegasus Airlines
direct-flight - 1h 20m
08 December 2023, Friday 23:55
Anadolu Jet
1 stop - 7h 45m
30 December 2023, Saturday 18:05
Pegasus Airlines
direct-flight - 1h 25m
09 December 2023, Saturday 21:35
Pegasus Airlines
direct-flight - 1h 15m
15 January 2024, Monday 00:20
Pegasus Airlines
direct-flight - 1h 10m
23 December 2023, Saturday 06:55
Pegasus Airlines
direct-flight - 1h 30m
05 February 2024, Monday 22:00
Pegasus Airlines
direct-flight - 1h 10m
17 December 2023, Sunday 06:10
Pegasus Airlines
direct-flight - 1h 20m
23 December 2023, Saturday 22:10
Turkish Airlines
direct-flight - 1h 5m
26 January 2024, Friday 15:00
Pegasus Airlines
direct-flight - 2h 5m
01 March 2024, Friday 23:55
Aegean Airlines
direct-flight - 1h 25m
07 March 2024, Thursday 21:50
Pegasus Airlines
direct-flight - 1h 35m
24 December 2023, Sunday 07:55
Aegean Airlines
1 stop - 7h 55m
29 December 2023, Friday 11:30
Aegean Airlines
1 stop - 14h 25m
09 December 2023, Saturday 11:30
Aegean Airlines
1 stop - 3h 30m
27 February 2024, Tuesday 11:30
Pegasus Airlines
direct-flight - 1h 30m
07 March 2024, Thursday 09:25

Flights To Creta Heraklion From Other Cities

Instead of Istanbul, you may think of flying from below cities

Aegean Airlines
1 stop - 5h 45m
15 December 2023, Friday 18:55
1 stop - 3h 15m
30 December 2023, Saturday 10:40
Sky Express
direct-flight - 1h 15m
20 January 2024, Saturday 10:40

Istanbul Creta Heraklion Flight Information

How many days in advance can I find a better price if I buy my Istanbul Creta Heraklion flight ticket? According to data, this period is 94 days for Istanbul Creta Heraklion flights.

What are the cheapest months when we can buy Istanbul Creta Heraklion flight tickets? Our investigations on this track show that March, January and December months of the year are cheap, and June, July and April months of the year are expensive.

On this route served by Aegean Airlines airlines, you can find the cheapest ticket at 1,416 TL. For flights between Istanbul Creta Heraklion, you can buy flight tickets with Aegean Airlines airlines at more affordable prices.

Istanbul, the most populated residential center of Turkey and Europe, is one of the meeting points of Asia and Europe. The city, which hosts millions of tourists every year, is also one of the cultural capitals of the world, as it is a metropolis. Being the city of fashion, culture, business world and fairs, Istanbul finds its place among the favorite visit centers of the world as it is a center for people from dozens of cultures to live together.

Heraklion is known as the largest city on the Greek island of Crete. Expatriate families and those who go for business meetings are in the majority among the passengers using the Istanbul-Heraklion flight.

Knossos Ancient City, St. Minas Cathedral and Heraklion Archaeological Museum are among the must-see places in Heraklion.

Flights from Istanbul to Heraklion take a connecting flight and take a minimum of 3 hours 25 minutes and a maximum of 7 hours and 15 minutes. Aegean Airlines is the airline to be used. You can visit for Istanbul-Heraklion flight ticket prices.

Transportation from the City Center to Istanbul Airport

It is possible to reach Istanbul city center by city bus, taxi and transfer service for transportation towards the Airport.
Istanbul New Airport is located on the European side of Istanbul, on the Black Sea coast, in Arnavutköy district. The airport, which has been operating on an area of ​​76.5 square kilometers between the villages of Tayakadin and Akpınar, is located at Çatalca, Göktürk Arnavutköy Junction, right next to Terkos Lake.

150 municipal buses on 18 different lines to Istanbul New Airport carry passengers from the city center to the airport.

Istanbul New Airport Bus Lines (Prices are for 2020 and may have changed while you are reading this article)
1. Beylikdüzü Tüyap-52 km-15 minutes-21 TL-15 vehicles
2. Bus Station-38 km-15 minutes-16 TL-12 vehicles
3. Bakırköy-44 km-10 minutes-18 TL-19 vehicles
4. Yenikapı-Sirkeci-50 km-11 minutes-18 TL-23 vehicles
5. Beşiktaş-43 km-20 minutes-18 TL-13 vehicles
6. Alibeyköy Pocket Bus Station-31 km-30 minutes-16 TL-5 vehicles
7. Kadıköy-64 km-20 minutes-25 TL-11 vehicles
8. Pendik-93 km-45 minutes-30 TL-5 vehicles
9. Hacıosman-40 km-30 minutes-16 TL-4 vehicles
10. Tepeüstü-91 km-30 minutes-25 TL-7 vehicles
11. Arnavutköy-22 km-40 minutes-12 TL-3 vehicles
12. Kemerburgaz-21 km-40 minutes-12 TL-3 vehicles
13. Sarıyer-40 km-30 minutes-16 TL-5 vehicles
14. Başakşehir-27 km-30 minutes-14 TL-4 vehicles
15. Bahçeşehir-40 km-40 minutes-16 TL-4 vehicles
16. Mahmutbey Metro-36 km-45 minutes-15 TL-3 vehicle
17. Halkalı-40 km-50 minutes-16 TL-4 vehicles
18. Mecidiyeköy-37 km-15 minutes-16 TL-10 vehicles

Transportation to Istanbul Airport by metro
The works of the metro lines that will provide transportation between Istanbul Airport and the city center continue. Gayrettepe-New Airport metro is planned to be put into service at the end of 2019, and Halkalı-New Airport metro, which will have 6 stations and 27 km in length, will be put into service at the end of 2020.

Transportation to Istanbul Airport by IETT bus
You can reach Istanbul Airport with H2, H3 and H4 lines.
Transportation to Istanbul Airport by private vehicle
The easiest route to reach Istanbul Airport by private vehicle is over the third bridge. The indoor and outdoor car park capacity at the airport is 40 thousand.

In order to facilitate transportation at the airport, where many car rental offices are located, shared vehicle applications are also expected to become operational.

You can take advantage of the car rental service by making a reservation from the car rental companies in the city center or online. It is possible to provide a fast transportation from the city center by using the airport route, but it is necessary to pay attention to the traffic density.

Istanbul Airport Contact Information
Address: Tayakadin District, Terminal Street No:1, 34283 Arnavutköy/Istanbul
Phone: +90 212 891 91 91
+90 212 891 91 92
E-Mail : [email protected]

Transportation from the City Center to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport

It is possible to take advantage of the municipal bus, HAVATAŞ bus, shuttle vehicles belonging to private companies, taxi and car rental services for transportation from Istanbul city center to Sabiha Gökçen Airport.

The airport is served by HAVATAŞ buses on 3 different lines on the route Yenisahra - Sabiha Gökçen Airport, Kadıköy-Sabiha Gökçen Airport and Taksim-Sabiha Gökçen Airport.

HAVATAŞ bus, serving on the Yenisahra-Sabiha Gökçen Airport line, follows the New Sahra-Tem Connection Road-Sabiha Gökçen Airport road. The expeditions, which are organized every half hour, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, take 45-60 minutes depending on the traffic density.

HAVATAŞ buses on the Kadıköy-Sabiha Gökçen Airport line follow the Kadıköy-New Sahra-Tem Connection Road-Sabiha Gökçen Airport route. With HAVATAŞ, Kadıköy departure point, Kadıköy Rıhtım IETT bus stops, the journey takes 60-80 minutes depending on the traffic density.

With the HAVATAŞ buses running on the Taksim-Sabiha Gökçen Airport line, the Taksim-Beşiktaş-Bogazici Bridge-Tem Connection Road-Sabiha Gökçen Airport route is followed. Taksim departure point of these buses is Opposite Divan Hotel, in front of Point Hotel (Abdülhak Hamit Street). The flights, which are organized 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, take at least 90 minutes depending on the traffic density.

Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality's IETT buses also provide transportation from the city center to the airport. iett for E-9 Bostancı, KM22 Kartal Metro-Cevizli, 130 H Tuzla, 131S Tepeüstü, 132H Pendik YHT, 16S Uzunçayır Metrobus, E10 Kurtköy-Kadıköy, E11 Kadıköy, E18 Altunizade-Ümraniye, E3 4.Levent Metro, E9 Bostancı lines It is possible to get information from

There is an option to get off at Kartal station of Kadıköy-Kartal metro and take a taxi or to reach the airport by using the passing city buses.

You can reach the airport by using the taxis all over the city center. In addition, this service can be benefited from by car rental companies and by making car rental reservations online.

Providing service to passengers using the flights of Pegasus Airlines, transportation is provided between the airport and these routes with the flights organized between the cities and districts of Bursa, Yalova, Gemlik, Sakarya, Kocaeli, Gebze and Karamürsel. You can find detailed information about this service on Akmis Travel's website.

Transportation from Nikos Kazantzakis Airport to the City Center

Nikos Kazantzakis Airport is easily accessible from many parts of the island of Crete. There are regular bus services between the airport and the city center. It is also possible to reach the airport by taxi and rental car service.

Transportation from Nikos Kazantzakis Airport to the city center is provided by local bus services. Bus services that start from the early hours of the morning continue until late at night. Bus services, which continue quite frequently 6 days a week, decrease on Sunday.

You can easily reach the city center from Nikos Kazantzakis Airport by taxi. It is possible to go to the city center for about 19 Euros by using the taxi stand located just outside the airport.

Rent a car
When you land at Nikos Kazantzakis Airport, you can come across the offices of many car rental companies. It is possible to make your Crete trip more enjoyable by renting a car from these companies.

Nikos Kzanzakis Airport Contact Information
Address: 71601 Heraklion/Crete
Tel: +30 2810 397800

FAQs about Flights from Istanbul to Creta Heraklion

  • Which airline companies fly from Istanbul to Creta Heraklion?
    9 of the airline companies are flying on this route. Aegean Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Tarom, Lufthansa and Air Serbia are the airline companies that make the most flights on this route.
  • How is it possible to buy plane tickets at cheap prices at TURNA?
    Turna has direct agreements with airlines. It is possible to buy plane tickets easily from, where more than 4 million people have bought their plane tickets to date. With smart flight, we can offer discounts of up to 70% abroad. You can always find special offers on Turna.
  • How many flights weekly or daily are there between Istanbul and Creta Heraklion ?
    There are weekly 588, daily 84 flights.
  • On which day can I find the best prices if I travel between Istanbul - Creta Heraklion cities?
    If your flight date is flexible, you may prefer Thursdays when demand is lower. It is a good idea to avoid flights on Friday days when demand is high, Fridays as there are usually higher prices.
  • Which airports am I going to use while flying from Istanbul to Creta Heraklion ?
    When flying from Istanbul, you will be using one of the following airports: Istanbul Airport, Sabiha Gokcen Airport. You will be arriving to these airport(s): Heraklion Airport.

From Istanbul to Creta Heraklion Flights Prices

Here is the price list of Istanbul to Creta Heraklion flight tickets. Find cheapest flights on Turna!
Airlines Number of Daily Flights Flight Ticket Prices
Aegean Airlines 38 2,677.49
Turkish Airlines 18 5,443.28
Tarom 8 7,101.48
Air Serbia 11 7,877.37
Egyptair 3 12,213.40
Lufthansa 2 17,418.50
Emirates 4 28,002.88
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