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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Heraklion (HER)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Heraklion (Frankfurt Airport – Heraklion International Airport) is 1315 miles / 2116 kilometers / 1143 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Frankfurt (FRA) to Heraklion (HER) is 1691 miles / 2721 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 48 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Frankfurt to Heraklion.

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Heraklion International Airport (HER).

How far is Heraklion from Frankfurt?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Frankfurt and Heraklion. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1315.008 miles
  • 2116.301 kilometers
  • 1142.711 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 1314.362 miles
  • 2115.260 kilometers
  • 1142.149 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

B Heraklion International Airport
City: Heraklion
Country: Greece Flag of Greece
IATA Code: HER
ICAO Code: LGIR
Coordinates: 35°20′22″N, 25°10′49″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Frankfurt and Heraklion is 1 hour. Heraklion is 1 hour ahead of Frankfurt.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

 CEST

Heraklion

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (370 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Heraklion (HER).

Distance:
1315
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1315

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