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Heraklion Airport


"Nikos Kazantzakis" is the name of the greatest airport of Crete, Heraklion's Airport. As the statistics given from the Greek Gonverment by th e number of passangers operating each greek airport, Airaklion Airport "Nikos Kazantzakis" is the second busiest airport of Greece after Athens International Airport, "Eleftherios Venizelos". Third in the que, after Heraklion Airport is Thessaloniki International Airprort "Macedonia".

Heraklion Airport took its name from the famous Greek author Nikos Kazantzakis. Heraklion Airport is located 4km from the center of Heraklion City. The area where Heraklion Airport is located is named Alikarnassos.

At 2015, is planned a new airport at Heraklion to be ready to serve Greek citizens and tourists from all over the world. The new Heraklion Airport will be builded at the area of Kastelli. As Heraklion newspapers have published the new Jeraklion Airport will cost at about 1 billion euros and the funding of its development will be on a concession for a period of 35 years.

The new Heraklion Airport at Kastelli is expected to be visited from 5 to 10 million passengers per year. Operations at the old Heraklion AIrport "Nikos Kazantzakis" are planned to be stoped after the new Heraklion Airport start its function.

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Excellent Car rental service in Crete. I picked up a Peugeot 207 CC from Chania Airport for 7 days. Good car hire offer, the car was in very good condition.


July 2014 I rented a car at Souda airport for 8 days. Kia Picanto, very good offer! Janis & George were very friendly they also gave me Gps and useful tourist guide of Crete.Merci Les Gars!

Jiang & Li

Very good condition of the car! Everything was perfect! They also gave as a Cretan souvenir, bottle of traditional "Raki" when we drop off the Car!

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Hola Creta! We rented a Mazda Mx-5 for 8 days. Very friendly guys! We want to thank George and Gianis for everything. Hope to come back soon :)

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We rented a Toyota Yaris for 7 days during our holidays in Rethymno. We found a special summer offer for Car Rental in Crete. Although pick up location was Rethymno town they didn't have problem to drop off at Heraklion Airport.


We arrived at Chania Airport and the Car we had booked online from was waiting there. Very friendly stuff.

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