Chania is one of the bigger towns on the island of Crete. It is on the northwest coast and is famed for its gorgeous harbour area which dates back to Venetian times. Crete is a favourite summer holiday destination with its many beach resorts, friendly locals and all important sunny weather.
Chania airport is on a peninsula around a 20 minute drive from Chania itself. There is about 86 miles between Chania and Heraklion which is the other airport on the island. It is worth comparing flight prices if you could use either airport for your holiday.
In the summer British Airways operates direct flights between London Heathrow and Chania, easyJet have flights to London Gatwick, and Ryanair have flights direct to Manchester, London Stansted, Bristol, East Midlands, Birmingham and Leeds/Bradford.
Which car hire firms offer services at Chania airport?
Where are the car hire desks at Chania airport?
The car hire desks are easy to find at Chania airport. They are within the arrivals hall of the terminal building. Please check your car hire information when you book for instructions on the pick up and drop off of your car.
This content was last reviewed on 20/11/2023