Gatwick Airport to Crete flight time

What is the flight time from Gatwick Airport to Crete

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between Gatwick Airport, United Kingdom and Crete, Greece?

Flight duration from Gatwick Airport to Crete

Depart
LGW
Arrive
HER

The flight time from Gatwick Airport to Crete is 4 hours 8 minutes.

A direct flight from LGW to HER has a duration of 4 hours 8 minutes.

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

Related: Return journey Crete to Gatwick Airport flight duration

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 8 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.

Gatwick Airport to Crete flight time via Patras | LGW to HER via GPA

Gatwick Airport to Patras
3 hours 28 minutes
Patras to Crete
1 hours 07 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
4 hours 35 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights

Gatwick Airport to Crete flight time via Zakynthos | LGW to HER via ZTH

Gatwick Airport to Zakynthos
3 hours 27 minutes
Zakynthos to Crete
1 hours 11 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
4 hours 38 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights

Just remember indirect flights will always take longer than a direct flight as you are landing and taking off from at least one extra airport and taking off and landing is the most time comsuming part of any flight and is done at much lower speeds.

The total travel time of a indirect / multi-stop flight from Gatwick Airport to Crete can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to Crete and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.

Flights from Gatwick Airport to Crete | Airports, Distances & Flight Duration

Gatwick Airport to Crete flight time information

  • The average flight time from London to Crete is 4 hours 8 minutes
  • Distance from London to Crete is 1,657 miles / 2,667 km
  • London is served by 5 airports London Heathrow Airport , London Gatwick Airport , London Luton Airport , London Stansted Airport , London City Airport
  • Crete is served by 1 airports Heraklion International Airport
  • The currency in Crete, Greece is the Euro

Airlines flying between Gatwick Airport and Crete

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

TUI
TUI
Thomas Cook Airlines
Thomas Cook Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Aegean Airlines
British Airways
British Airways
easyJet
easyJet
Cobalt
Cobalt
Jet2
Jet2

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Gatwick Airport & Crete local time and timezones

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

Day and time in London, United Kingdom: Sun, 23 Sep, 2018,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)
15:53
Day and time in Crete, Greece: Sun, 23 Sep, 2018,
Athens Timezone: EEST (+03:00)
17:53

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