CHANIA IOANNIS DASKALOGIANNIS
OFFICIAL SITE: www.chq-airport.gr/en
Chania-Suda, also known as Chania Ioannis Daskalogiannis, is the second airport of the island of Crete. It is located on the Akrotiri peninsula, on the western side of the island, not far from Chania.
It represents the 5o airport of all Greece, for passenger traffic. A stop that has seen a considerable increase in the number of travelers over the last few years. Today it is well connected, with seasonal flights, with many European destinations, and some Asian destinations.
At the airport there are bars, cafes, restaurants and a Greek duty free zone. Below is a list of companies and direct connections with Chania Ioannis Daskalogiannis:
Arkia: Tel Aviv-Ben Gurion.
ASL Airlines France: Manchester.
Astra Airlines: Thessaloniki.
Atlantic Airways: Vágar.
Austrian Airlines: Graz, Linz, Vienna.
Blue Air: Larnaca.
British Airways: London-Heathrow.
Cobalt Air: Larnaca.
Condor: Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Munich, Stuttgart.
Danish Air Transport: Copenhagen.
Eurowings: Düsseldorf, Munich, Stuttgart.
Finnair Seasonal: Helsinki, Kemi, Oulu
Helvetic Airways: Zurich.
Jet Time, charter: Aalborg, Billund, Copenhagen, Kalmar, Norrkoping, Orebro, Vaxjo.
LOT Polish Airlines, charter: Warsaw Chopin.
Norwegian Air Shuttle: Bergen, Copenhagen, Gothenburg, Helsinki, London-Gatwick, Oslo-Gardermoen. Charter: Bodø, Stavanger, Stockholm-Arlanda, Tromsø, Trondheim, Visby.
Novair, charter: Oslo-Gardermoen, Stockholm-Arlanda.
Olympic Air: Athens (all year).
Primera Air, charter: Aalborg, Aarhus, Billund, Lappeenranta, Oslo-Gardermoen, Reykjavík, Stockholm.
Ryanair: Bergamo, Billund, Birmingham, Bologna, Bremen, Bristol, Charleroi, Krakow, Dublin, East Midlands, Eindhoven, Glasgow, Hahn, Katowice, Leeds / Bradford, London-Stansted, Manchester, Marseille, Memmingen, Pisa, Rome-Fiumicino, Stockholm -Skavsta, Treviso, Vilnius, Warsaw-Modlin, Weeze, Wrocław. All the year: Athens, Paphos, Thessaloniki.
Scandinavian Airlines: Copenhagen, Oslo-Gardermoen, Stockholm-Arlanda. Charter: Aalborg, Bergen, Bodø, Haugesund, Kristiansand, Lulea, Stavanger, Tromsø, Trondheim, Umea.
Small Planet Airlines, charter: London-Gatwick, Manchester.
SunExpress Deutschland: Frankfurt.
Thomas Cook Airlines, charter: Bergen, Billund, Brussels, Copenhagen, Gothenburg, Helsinki, Kalmar, Malmo, Oslo-Gardermoen, Trondheim, Stavanger, Sandefjord, Stockholm-Arlanda.
Thomson Airways, charter: Birmingham, Bristol, London-Gatwick, Manchester.
Transavia: Amsterdam, Paris-Orly
Travel Service: Budapest, Prague.
TUI fly, charter: Billund, Brussels, Copenhagen, Düsseldorf, Gothenburg, Hanover, Helsinki, Karlstadt, Malmo, Oslo-Gardermoen, Stuttgart, Stockholm-Arlanda.
AIRPORT CONNECTIONS - ISLAND
At the exit of the Chania Ioannis Daskalogiannis airport terminal, you will find the bus station. You can easily reach Chania and other destinations on the island of Crete
The bus that connects Chania, performs service, every day, from 05: 00 to 22: 30 from Chania, and from 06: 30 to 23: 45 from the airport. The frequency varies from 30 minutes to an hour, depending on the time. The ticket costs 2,50 € per person and can also be purchased on board the vehicle.
From the airport, the bus also leaves for Rethimnon. It also stops at Souda, Aroni, Pithari, Pazinos, Georgioupoli, Kavros. The bus runs 6 daily round-trip trips. The ticket can be purchased directly on board. The price varies depending on the distance. From the airport to Souda, Aroni or Pithari, costs 1,80 €; for Kavros, 5,60 €; for Rethimnon, you pay € 8,00 per person.
CAR AND TAXI
Given the extent of the island, it is quite probable that anyone wishing to discover it far and wide needs a car. And so why not rent it directly at the airport. The options at Chania Ioannis Daskalogiannis are not lacking. The advice is to rent it in advance. More info, from this link.
Outside the Terminal, you will also find numerous taxis ready to take you wherever you want. We recommend that you check the price in advance so that you do not have any surprises.