Luton to Crete flight duration

What is the flight duration from Luton to Crete?

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

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Average direct flight time is 4 hours.

The fastest direct flight from Luton (LOND) to Crete (HER) has a duration of 3 hours 55 minutes.

A distance of 1,693 miles / 2,724 km.

Related: Return journey Crete to Luton flight duration

Direct flight 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 Luton to Crete is 4 hours
  • Distance from Luton to Crete is 1,693 miles / 2,724 km
  • Luton 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 Luton, 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.


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


Luton to Crete flight time via Athens International | LGW to HER via ATH
Luton 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
Luton to Crete flight time via Vienna | LGW to HER via VIE
Luton to Vienna
2 hours 05 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
5 hours 55 minutes
Vienna to Crete
2 hours 20 minutes
Total journey time
10 hours 20 minutes
Luton to Crete flight time via Larnaca | LGW to HER via LCA
Luton 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 Luton and Crete

Most popular airlines that fly the route between Luton and Crete

Aegean Airlines
Aegean Airlines
British Airways
British Airways
Brussels Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Wizz Air UK
Wizz Air UK

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Luton & Crete local time and timezones

Crete, Greece time is 2 hours ahead of Luton, United Kingdom

Date and time in Luton, United Kingdom:
16:36 Fri, 19 Jul, 2019,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)

Date and time in Crete, Greece:
18:36 Fri, 19 Jul, 2019,
Athens Timezone: EEST (+03:00)

Jet Lag effects from flying between Luton and Crete

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The cheapest months to travel from Luton to Crete

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