Gatwick Airport to Crete flight duration

What is the flight duration from Gatwick Airport to Crete?

On average there are 4 flights flying direct each day from Gatwick Airport to Crete. Below you will find the quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.

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Depart
LGW
Arrive
HER

Average direct flight time is 4 hours.

The fastest direct flight from Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Crete (HER) has a duration of 3 hours 55 minutes.

A distance of 1,657 miles / 2,667 km.

Related: Return journey Crete to Gatwick Airport flight duration

Gatwick Airport to Crete flight duration breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 4 hours
  • Shortest flight duration: 3 hours 55 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 4 hours 5 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 4

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from London to Crete is 4 hours
  • Distance from London to Crete is 1,657 miles / 2,667 km
  • London is served by 5 airports London Heathrow Airport (LHR), London Gatwick Airport (LGW), London Luton Airport (LTN), London Stansted Airport (STN), London City Airport (LCY)
  • Crete is served by 1 airports Heraklion International Airport (HER)
  • The currency in Crete, Greece is the Euro

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between Gatwick Airport, United Kingdom and Crete, Greece? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 4 hours but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


DIRECT FLIGHTS

London Gatwick to Crete Heraklion
Flying with easyJet
4 hours 00 minutes
London Gatwick to Crete Heraklion
Flying with TUI
3 hours 55 minutes
London Gatwick to Crete Heraklion
Flying with British Airways
4 hours 05 minutes

INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

Gatwick Airport to Crete flight time via Athens International | LHR to HER via ATH
Gatwick Airport to Athens International
3 hours 35 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
45 minutes
Athens International to Crete
50 minutes
Total journey time
5 hours 10 minutes
Gatwick Airport to Crete flight time via Vienna | LHR to HER via VIE
Gatwick Airport to Vienna
2 hours 05 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
5 hours 55 minutes
Crete Heraklion to Crete
2 hours 20 minutes
Total journey time
10 hours 20 minutes
Gatwick Airport to Crete flight time via Larnaca | LHR to HER via LCA
Gatwick Airport to Larnaca
4 hours 30 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
2 hours 55 minutes
Larnaca to Crete
1 hours 30 minutes
Total journey time
8 hours 55 minutes

Airlines flying between Gatwick Airport and Crete

Most popular airlines that fly the route between Gatwick Airport and Crete

Aegean Airlines
Aegean Airlines
British Airways
British Airways
easyJet
easyJet
Ryanair
Ryanair
Jet2
Jet2
Laudamotion
Laudamotion
Vueling Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Wizz Air UK
Wizz Air UK

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Gatwick Airport & Crete local time and timezones

Crete, Greece time is 2 hours ahead of Gatwick Airport, United Kingdom

Date and time in London, United Kingdom:
07:50 Thu, 21 Nov, 2019,
London Timezone: GMT (+00:00)

Date and time in Crete, Greece:
09:50 Thu, 21 Nov, 2019,
Athens Timezone: EET (+02:00)

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