# Distance between Heraklion (HER) and Patras (GPA)

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

Driving distance from Heraklion (HER) to Patras (GPA) is 362 miles / 582 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 5 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Heraklion to Patras.

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

## How far is Patras from Heraklion?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Heraklion and Patras. 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).

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

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Heraklion and Patras.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 67 kg (147 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Heraklion (HER) → Patras (GPA).

Distance:
285
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
285

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