Do you need help?

Call for exclusive deals: 0800 026 3696

Flights to Chania

Why book with Opodo?
  • Choose from 660+ airlines
  • Choose from over 60,000 flight routes
  • Fly from as little as £84

Last minute flights to Chania

Departure Wed, 11 Dec Return Sat, 14 Dec
LHR London
CHQ Chania
return from £213
Departure Sat, 14 Dec Return Sun, 15 Dec
MAN Manchester
CHQ Chania
return from £307
Departure Wed, 11 Dec Return Tue, 17 Dec
BHX Birmingham
CHQ Chania
return from £229
Departure Mon, 09 Dec Return Mon, 16 Dec
ATH Athens
CHQ Chania
return from £84
Popular flight routes to Chania
London - Chania
return from £183
Manchester - Chania
return from £271
Dublin - Chania
return from £182

Trips to Chania

Chania travel

Chania is one of the largest cities in the state of Crete, Greece. The coastal destination located on the northern side of the island is kissed by the warm waters of the Mediterranean Sea. The city is divided into an old town and a modern city. The old town is surrounded by the old harbour and its urban developments, whereas the modern city or new town is at the western end where residents live and work. This city has warm, sunny summers with occasional heat waves and mild winters with some rainfall. Therefore, trips to Chania can be quite pleasant at any time of the year you wish to visit. Check out our offers flight + hotel to Chania!

Things to do and places to see in Chania

The proximity of this city with Athens and the diversified culture resulting from tourism keeps the city lively with activities all the year round. The historical museums, art galleries holding many exhibitions, theatre and music are the main attractions of this amazing city.

You cannot miss on the following attractions when in Chania:

  • View the ship models, instruments and displays from the World War II era, revealing the city's history at the Nautical Museum
  • Do not miss the archaeological museum of Chania with exhibits of old toys, mosaic, ancient vases and many other artefacts
  • Relax and watch the beautiful sunset from Agii Apostoli Beach and relish the food at one of the wonderful cafes
  • Football fans must visit the Greek National Football Museum exhibiting the football memorabilia and the cup won in 2004
  • Have fun riding on a Segway to enjoy the surroundings and the beauty of the old town
  • Take a day's guided safari tour to Crete to explore the vineyards, fruit farms and exciting drive through the mountains
  • Spend a day snorkelling at one of the diving centres and experience the amazing variety of marine life
  • Visit the Hassan Pasha Mosque and see the beautiful architecture of the building that hosts many exhibitions of art and craft
  • Explore the Venetian Fortress and take in the excellent view of the harbour from the top
  • See the impressive works of gold and silver art at Cathedral of Eisodion tis Theotokou near the harbour
Book cheap Chania flights with Opodo

Chania airports

Chania International Airport caters to all flights to Chania from the international and domestic locations.

  • Chania International Airport

    Top airlines

    Close your eyes and book cheap flights to Chania on either of these airlines - Ryanair, Scandinavian Airlines and Norwegian Air Shuttle.

    Location

    This airport serving the western Crete region is just about 14km from the main city centre.

    Transport options

    There are buses at pre-defined times from the airport to the city. These buses take about 30 minutes to reach the city. Taxis are available outside the passenger terminal during the operational hours of the airport. The car rentals offices are also available at the passenger terminal and these can be pre-booked or booked on the spot after arrival.

FAQ's about Chania

🖱️ When's the best time to book flights to Chania?
The top month to book flights to Chania is July, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for Chania flights is August. In third place: June. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets. For the best time to actually travel to Chania, read on.
📅 When's the best time to go to Chania?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to Chania is... August. The next best month to travel to Chania is September. And let's not forget July, the third top choice for when to go to Chania. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to Chania is January.
🕑 How long before a flight to Chania should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Chania, make sure to be at the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs and boarding the airplane can take some time. At Opodo you can find the best deals for flights to Chania departing from over 7 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Chania at Opodo you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
✈️ What is the name of Chania’s airport?
Chania is served by 1 airport[s]. Chania International Airport "Ioannis Daskalogiannis" operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 7 cities, such as London, Manchester and Birmingham, the most popular routes.
📌 How far is Chania’s airport from the city centre?
Chania’s airport Chania International Airport "Ioannis Daskalogiannis" is located 8 miles from the city centre.
💶 How much is the trip from the airport to Chania’s city centre?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is about 1.45 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Chania International Airport "Ioannis Daskalogiannis" , for example, the average price for the ride to Chania centre is around 2.69 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Chania. Pick your preferred car type and get from Chania International Airport "Ioannis Daskalogiannis" to Chania city centre on your own terms.
🗺️ How to get from the airport to Chania city centre?
There are many ways to get from Chania International Airport "Ioannis Daskalogiannis" to central Chania:
🚗 Driving:
If you go by car or decide to take a taxi, be aware of traffic. The average travel time from Chania International Airport "Ioannis Daskalogiannis" to Chania city centre when driving is 43 mins, but it may vary depending on the time of the day.
💳 How much should I budget for a trip to Chania?
If you are going to Chania, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 6.82 GBP
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 31.12 GBP
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 5.12 GBP
  • - Domestic Beer: 2.98 GBP
  • - Imported Beer: 3.41 GBP
  • - Coffee: 2.23 GBP
  • - SoftDrink: 1.53 GBP
  • - Water: 0.42 GBP

Can't miss destinations

Our International travel websites