Distance between Heraklion (HER) and Chania (CHQ)

Flight distance from Heraklion to Chania (Heraklion International Airport – Chania International Airport) is 60 miles / 96 kilometers / 52 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Heraklion (HER) to Chania (CHQ) is 90 miles / 145 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 4 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Heraklion International Airport (HER) and Chania International Airport (CHQ).

How far is Chania from Heraklion?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 59.635 miles
• 95.974 kilometers
• 51.822 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
• 59.515 miles
• 95.780 kilometers
• 51.717 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 Chania International Airport
City: Chania
Country: Greece
IATA Code: CHQ
ICAO Code: LGSA
Coordinates: 35°31′54″N, 24°8′58″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Heraklion and Chania.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 34 kg (74 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Heraklion (HER) → Chania (CHQ).

Distance:
60
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
60

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