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Heraklion Istanbul
Sat, 08 Jun HER - IST
£58 £56
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Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
56% Trains in Istanbul are 56% cheaper than in Heraklion.
Heraklion £1.03
Istanbul £0.45
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
19% A meal in Istanbul is 19% cheaper than a meal in Heraklion.
Heraklion £9.4
Istanbul £7.61
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 39.6 TRY
1 TRY = 0.03 GBP
Last checked on 27 February 2024
Distance: 444 miles
Heraklion airports
N. Kazantzakis Apt (HER) How far from city centre: 2 miles
Istanbul airports
Istanbul Airport (IST) How far from city centre: 21 miles
Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW) How far from city centre: 19 miles
Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL) How far from city centre: 9 miles

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Tips for booking cheap flights from Heraklion to Istanbul

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1. What can I do to save money when booking flights from Heraklion to Istanbul?

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2. Can the price of my tickets from Heraklion to Istanbul change during the booking process?

Prices for tickets from Heraklion to Istanbul may fluctuate while you are in the process of booking. While this isn't a common occurrence, it can happen because Opodo operates as an online travel agency, and ticket prices and availability are ultimately determined by the airlines. Therefore, if the airline adjusts prices or if the available tickets are depleted while you are making your reservation, you will receive confirmation within 48 hours after your ticket purchase.

3. Can I book last-minute flights from Heraklion to Istanbul on Opodo?

When booking a flight, you may encounter situations where your desired travel date is unavailable or the flight price has increased beyond your budget. Rest assured, Opodo offers a solution. Explore our last-minute flight deals to find affordable options, especially if you have flexibility with your travel dates. Whether you need to depart on short notice or simply want to discover the cheapest day to fly between Heraklion and Istanbul, our last-minute flights section has you covered.

4. How to make my reservation through the Opodo search engine?

Opodo provides you with all the useful information about the flights covering the route between Heraklion to Istanbul airports. Preparing for your trip is very easy! All you have to do is enter into Opodo search engine your departure and destination airports, the dates of travel, and the number of passengers. A list of all available flights will appear on your screen in a matter of seconds! For your convenience, you can sort it according to your preferences, such as time, price, or duration of the trip.

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Frequently asked questions about flights from Heraklion to Istanbul

How long does the flight take to go from Heraklion to Istanbul?
The total flight time between Heraklion and Istanbul is of around 02:19 hours on average, considering an average distance of 862 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from Heraklion to Istanbul at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Heraklion to Istanbul is 56£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Istanbul expensive to visit compared to Heraklion?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Istanbul costs an average of 0.52 GBP, 85% cheaper than Heraklion, with a fare of 3.42 GBP, while train tickets costs 56% less in Istanbul: 0.45 GBP against 1.03 GBP in Heraklion. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 7.61 GBP in Istanbul, 19% less than the 9.40 GBP in Heraklion. The price of the coffee is around 33% cheaper in Istanbul, with an average of 1.99 GBP, while in Heraklion the coffee costs 2.95 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Heraklion to Istanbul?
The most popular months to book a trip from Heraklion to Istanbul are August, December and July, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Heraklion to Istanbul?
The best time of the year to go to Istanbul when flying from Heraklion depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, October is the top 1º month to fly to Istanbul from Heraklion in terms of searches from our customer, followed by August and January. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, June, November and December are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Heraklion - Istanbul.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Heraklion to Istanbul?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Turkey may apply when travelling from Heraklion. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
How is the weather in Istanbul compared to Heraklion?
While in Heraklion the temperatures can reach an average of 31.7 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 5.3 mm ,Istanbul's temperatures can go up to 32.95 ºC during the hot season, with 5.3 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -0.3 ºC in Istanbul, compared to the 6.7 ºC average degrees reported in Heraklion. During the winter period, Heraklion can register 12.0 mm precipitation, while Istanbul have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
Airlines with indirect flights from Heraklion to Istanbul are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Heraklion to Istanbul are:
  • Aegean Airlines, stoping in Athens for 100 minutes minimun.
Flight Duration 2 h and 19 m Flights between Heraklion and Istanbul take, on average, 2 h and 19 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £56 Cheapest price for a flight between Heraklion and Istanbul found by our customers in the last 72 hours
High season October According to search data from our customers, October is the busiest time to fly from Heraklion to Istanbul
Airlines flying this route Olympic Air, Aegean Airlines Airline(s) with flights between Heraklion to Istanbul

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