Heraklion airport is the largest Crete airport, and the second largest airport in Greece. Crete Heraklion airport connects to cities all over Crete, and is the preferred airport when traveling to Elounda.
For the journey from Crete Heraklion airport to Elounda, you have two transfer options, bus or taxi. Taking a Heraklion airport taxi is the easiest and most direct option. The journey will take 60 minutes, and the price is fixed at 75€. Taking the public bus is the cheaper option at 9€ for the entire trip. However, there is no direct bus line, you will need to change in Agios Nikolaus. The total journey time is 3 hours and 25 minutes, including a 60 minute average waiting time.Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Crete at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.