Car Rental Heraklion Airport
Heraklion Airport (HER) is the main International Airport in Crete named after the well-known Greek philosopher and writer Nikos Kazantzakis. It is the second-largest airport in all of Greece that accepts both international and domestic flights. Heraklion Airport is the busiest airport in Crete and was opened in March of 1937. Heraklion Airport has a single passenger terminal and offers a wide range of facilities including ATMs, currency exchange, duty-free stores, shops and restaurants, luggage storage and an information desk. Heraklion Airport is located on the Northern coastline of the city of Heraklion and the view while landing is astonishing.
Rent a Car Crete Heraklion Airport
Heraklion Airport is located in the area of Nea Alikarnassos which is approximately 5 km east or 10 minutes drive from the city of Heraklion. In 2018 the Heraklion Airport serviced over 8 million passengers and that number continues to grow as people continue to discover what a great holiday destination the island of Crete is. The great majority of these passengers are tourists, during the summer months, who come to visit and explore the beautiful island of Crete. As the city of Heraklion is the largest on the island of Crete and fourth-largest in the country of Greece, there are also many business travelers. Plans are underway to build a new airport which will be located at Kasteli and is due to open by 2025. For now, the current airport is undergoing a number of renovations and expansions. It is a hub for Sky Express and Bluebird Airways and a main focus destination for Aegean Airlines.
Choose Us for Your Heraklion Airport Car Hire
The airport of Heraklion is located just off of the E75 motorway, so getting around the island of Crete with Heraklion Airport car rentals is very simple. Enjoy the 10-minute drive to the city center and begin exploring the sights. Without a doubt, the best way to move around Crete is to rent a car at Heraklion Airport. Our staff will be looking forward to your arrival, holding a sign up with your name on it so that you may begin your journey.