Chania Airport


Chania International Airport, also known as “Ioannis Daskalogiannis” Airport, is the primary airport serving the city of Chania on the Greek island of Crete. Here’s some information about Chania Airport:

  1. Location: Chania Airport is located approximately 14 kilometers (8.7 miles) east of the city of Chania, in the region of Akrotiri.
  2. IATA Code: The IATA code for Chania Airport is “CHQ.”
  3. Facilities: The airport features a single terminal building that serves both international and domestic flights. It offers various facilities including check-in counters, baggage claim area, shops, cafes, car rental services, and currency exchange.
  4. Airlines and Destinations: Chania Airport is served by both scheduled and charter airlines. It offers domestic flights to other Greek cities like Athens and Thessaloniki, as well as international flights to various European destinations, particularly during the summer season. Some of the airlines operating at Chania Airport include Aegean Airlines, Ryanair, easyJet, and TUI Airways.
  5. Passenger Services: The airport provides passenger services such as information desks, lost and found, medical services, and assistance for passengers with reduced mobility.
  6. Transportation: There are several transportation options available to and from Chania Airport. Taxis, public buses, and car rentals are popular choices for traveling to the city center and other destinations in Crete. Many hotels also offer shuttle services for their guests.
  7. Expansion: Chania Airport underwent expansion and renovation in recent years to accommodate the growing number of passengers. The improvements included the extension of the runway, expansion of the terminal building, and upgrades to the facilities.

Please note that while I strive to provide up-to-date information, it’s always a good idea to double-check with official sources or the airport’s website for the most current information regarding flights, services, and facilities at Chania Airport.

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(+30)  28210 08188,  


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