Distance between Heraklion (HER) and Athens (ATH)

Flight distance from Heraklion to Athens (Heraklion International Airport – Athens International Airport) is 192 miles / 309 kilometers / 167 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Heraklion (HER) to Athens (ATH) is 233 miles / 375 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 45 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Heraklion International Airport (HER) and Athens International Airport (ATH).

How far is Athens from Heraklion?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 191.765 miles
• 308.617 kilometers
• 166.640 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
• 192.047 miles
• 309.069 kilometers
• 166.884 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 Heraklion International Airport
City: Heraklion
Country: Greece
IATA Code: HER
ICAO Code: LGIR
Coordinates: 35°20′22″N, 25°10′49″E

B Athens International Airport
City: Athens
Country: Greece
IATA Code: ATH
ICAO Code: LGAV
Coordinates: 37°56′11″N, 23°56′40″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Heraklion and Athens.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 53 kg (117 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Heraklion (HER) → Athens (ATH).

Distance:
192
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
192

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