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  • Airport Code: HER
  • Country: Greece
  • Nearest City: Heraklion
  • Timezone: UTC+2
  • Official Website:
  • Address: Iraklio 716 01, Greece
  • Coordinates: 35.3396988, 25.1802998
  • Distance to City: 5km
  • Terminals: 1
  • Airport Phone: +30 281 039 7129
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About Nova

We've partnered with Heraklion Airport's leading car hire suppliers to get you a top of the range rental car at a great price. When you book car hire with Nova you only pay an initial deposit at the time of booking, the balance you pay directly to the car rental company when you arrive – it's as easy as that!

About Heraklion Airport

Heraklion International Airport is located about 5km east of Heraklion on the island of Crete. It is the largest airport on Crete and services about 5 million passengers annually. As well as offering daily flights to Athens and Thessaloniki, Heraklion also operates seasonal flights to various European destinations. Facilities at the airport include an information desk in the Departures Area (open 24 hours), a VIP lounge, two duty-free shops, a number of food outlets, cash machines, a bureau de change and a bank, The car rentals desks are situated in the Arrivals Hall.

About Heraklion

Heraklion (also spelled Heraclion or Iraklion)is Crete's biggest city and the island's administrative capital. It is also one of the biggest cities in Greece. The ruins of Knossos were discovered close to Heraklion. The city is easily accessible via rental car from Crete's other main destinations. Simply follow route E75 to Agios Nikolaos, Chania, or Rethymno.