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Distance between Patras (GPA) and Heraklion (HER)

Flight distance from Patras to Heraklion (Patras Araxos Airport – Heraklion International Airport) is 285 miles / 458 kilometers / 247 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Patras (GPA) to Heraklion (HER) is 362 miles / 583 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 48 minutes.

Patras – Heraklion

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285
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458
Kilometers
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247
Nautical miles

How far is Heraklion from Patras?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 284.547 miles
  • 457.935 kilometers
  • 247.265 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
  • 284.460 miles
  • 457.793 kilometers
  • 247.189 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Patras Araxos Airport to Heraklion International Airport is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Patras and Heraklion.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Patras to Heraklion generates about 67 kg of CO2 per passenger, 67 kilograms is equal to 147 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Patras to Heraklion

Shortest flight path between Patras Araxos Airport (GPA) and Heraklion International Airport (HER).

Airport information

Origin Patras Araxos Airport
City: Patras
Country: Greece Flag of Greece
IATA Code: GPA
ICAO Code: LGRX
Coordinates: 38°9′3″N, 21°25′32″E
Destination 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