The cheapest times to fly from CDG to HER are

  • April 23rd to May 20th (except the week of April 30th)
  • June 4th to July 8th
  • August 20th to October 14th

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 CDG to HER is late September. Prices can be as high as $1433 for Monday flights during mid March, or as low as $130 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Heraklion

Flying from Paris (CDG) to Heraklion (HER) will usually cost between $189 to $452 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $210. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $1413. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1203 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $307 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CDG to HER flight.

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

CDG to HER Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CDG to HER flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Paris. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Heraklion, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Paris. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $95 (21%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $283. Return trip prices are from the HER to CDG 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 CDG to HER can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 39 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking CDG 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 CDG to HER — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Athens (CDG > ATH > HER)

  • Price for both tickets: $265
  • Average savings: $42 (13.7%)

See CDG to SKG flights

Hack #2: Thessaloniki (CDG > SKG > HER)

  • Price for both tickets: $281
  • Average savings: $26 (8.32%)

See CDG to ATH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 31 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aeroflot, Air France, Air Serbia, Alitalia, Austrian, Blue Air, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, CSA, easyJet, El Al, Ellinair, Eurowings, Finnair, Flybe, Iberia, Iberia Express, Jet2, KLM, Lufthansa, Luxair, Norwegian, Olympic, Sky Express, Smartwings, SWISS, TUI fly, Volotea, Vueling, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Nikos Kazantzakis Airport to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1485 miles or 2390 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CDG to HER flight is about 3 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between Paris and Heraklion?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 76 available flights from CDG to HER.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CDG
Origination airport name Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
City Paris
Country France
Latitude 49
Longitude 2.6

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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