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Cheap Flights to Chania International Airport

Cheap Flights to Chania International Airport

The fifth busiest airport in Greece is Chania International Airport (CHQ), located about 14 km from the city of Chania. Chania is a small Greek city with a lot of heart. If you're interested in visiting Chania, enter airport code CHQ as your trip destination into Skyscanner's travel search tool. You'll automatically be redirected to a list of flight routes to choose from. But before you book, remember to set a Skyscanner Price Alert. That way, you'll receive notifications every time your Chania airfare cost changes, allowing you to book your ticket at the best possible price.

Best Time to Book a Flight to Chania

Almost all flights to Chania Airport only operate seasonally, during the summer months. During the rest of the year, you can only reach CHQ via Greek cities like Athens and Thessaloniki. The busiest and most popular time to fly to Chania is therefore in the summer months. However, if your travel dates are flexible, use Skyscanner's Cheapest Month Search Tool to plan a flight route during the cheapest travel month of the year.

Airlines that Fly to Chania International Airport

Chania Airport is served by dozens of airlines though the vast majority of them only operate flights in the summer months. Notable airlines like Condor, British Airways, EasyJet, and Scandinavian Airlines seasonally connect Chania to European cities like Frankfurt, London, and Copenhagen. The only airlines that fly to and from CHQ year-round are Cobalt Air, Olympic Air, and Ryanair.

Arriving at the Airport

Chania Airport consists of one passenger terminal with six gates. Upon arrival, you can make your way outside to find a waiting taxi at the curb. A taxi ride into the city of Chania takes about a half hour and will cost approximately $40 CAD. Taxis are metered so fares may be more or less expensive depending on traffic. The city is also directly connected to the airport via public transit busses. A one-way bus fare costs about $4 CAD. Busses stop at the airport every hour or every half hour, depending on the time of day.

Chania International Airport Facilities

Because the bulk of Chania Airport's passengers arrive and depart only seasonally, there is not much need for a wide selection of shopping and dining options. For dining options, there are a few small snack bars and coffee shops as well as one Italian restaurant. Shopping options are similarly limited. Free Wi-Fi is available at Chania Airport.

What to See and Do in Chania

Chania's Old Town district is easily the most popular tourist destination in the city. The streets and buildings that make up this district are both picturesque and interesting, perfect for exploring. Many historic Old Town buildings have been restored as restaurants and stores for tourists. At the edge of Old Town is the Old Venetian Harbor and the Chania Venetian Lighthouse, two gorgeous, must-see spots in the city.

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