The cheapest times to fly from BFS to HER are

  • May 7th to June 17th (except the week of May 14th)
  • September 3rd to November 4th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BFS to HER is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $9811 for Sunday flights during late April, or as low as $188 for Monday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Heraklion

Flying from Belfast (BFS) to Heraklion (HER) will usually cost between $275 to $869 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $219. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late April, with an average price of $9811. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $9593 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $383 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BFS to HER flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BFS to HER route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

BFS to HER Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BFS to HER flight is much cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Belfast. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2796 (86%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $327. Return trip prices are from the HER to BFS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BFS to HER can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 35 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking BFS to HER

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from BFS to HER — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Manchester (BFS > MAN > HER)

  • Price for both tickets: $360
  • Average savings: $23 (6.01%)

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Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BFS to HER? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: easyJet, Jet2, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Nikos Kazantzakis Airport to Belfast Aldergrove Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2003 miles or 3224 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BFS to HER?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BFS to HER flight is about 4 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between Belfast and Heraklion?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from BFS to HER.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BFS
Origination airport name Belfast Aldergrove Airport
City Belfast
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 54.7
Longitude -6.2

Return Airport

Destination code HER
Destination airport name Nikos Kazantzakis Airport
City Heraklion
Country Greece
Latitude 35.3
Longitude 25.2


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