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Heraklion International Airport (HER)

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Heraklion International Airport is an international airport in Heraklion, Crete, Greece. Its IATA code is HER and is located latitude 35.34 and longitude 25.18 in Greece and operates in EEST time zone which is the same time zone as Irákleion.

It has 9 scheduled arrival routes within Greece and 101 international scheduled routes. Heraklion International Airport tipically handles 6,131,033 passengers per year, ranking as the 2nd busiest airport in Greece.

It has one runway that allow night landings, and can handle most commercial jumbo jets and long haul transport aircraft and regularly services large turboprop commuters, short and medium haul transport aircraft. It is also setup for single engine aircraft, light twins, business jets and commuter aircraft.

Airport Information

Latitude 35.33907000
Longitude 25.17513000
City Heraklion
Domestic Departures 14
Domestic Arrivals 9
International Departures 99
International Arrivals 101


Code Length Width Surface Lighted
12/30 5138 ft / 1566 m 164 ft / 49 m ASP No
09/27 8800 ft / 2682 m 148 ft / 45 m ASP Yes

Most Popular Departures From HER

Destination Airport
Düsseldorf Düsseldorf International Airport (DUS)
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Frankfurt am Main Frankfurt Airport (FRA)
Hamburg Hamburg Airport (HAM)
Vienna Vienna International Airport (VIE)
Stuttgart Stuttgart Airport (STR)
Hannover Hannover-Langenhagen Airport (HAJ)
Nürnberg Nuremberg Airport (NUE)
Salzburg Salzburg Airport (SZG)
Linz Linz Airport (LNZ)

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