Where is the best place to book flights to Crete from Belfast? What time of the year is cheapest to fly there? These are questions that we will help you answer and in the process you can book yourself a great holiday to the island of Crete that is known for its wonderous beauty.
Crete is located in the Mediterranean Sea just off the coast of Greece. It has become one of the top tourist destinations in Europe in recent years and has everything you are looking for to make your holiday amazing. The weather is perfect, the scenery is inspiring and with plenty of Greek cuisine to sample you won't be in any hurry to return home.
The main tourist season in Crete is during July and August so booking flights either before or after this period is best. Crete is served by two main airports - Chania and Heraklion. For real bargain-hunters make sure you look into flights into Athens as well as the island airports as deals are out there and you just need to find them.
There is no direct flight from Belfast to Greece or Crete but not to worry. It is often possible to fly return to London Stansted from Belfast for £30 so visit edreams.com for these prices. From London Stansted, Easyjet have some great deals on their website easyjet.com for September. It is possible to fly to either Chania or Heraklion for approximately £50 one-way.
Alltogether you can book these flights to Crete from Belfast for around £130 with a stopover in Stansted. Other sites will present you with flights with 1 or 2 layovers for up to 3 times this price so this is a deal that should not be passed up.