Crete Chania International (CHQ) Airport Transfer

Chania International Airport Ioannis Daskalogiannis is an airport located near Souda Bay on the Greek island of Crete and 14 km from Chania city center. It’s the second busiest airport in Crete and the sixth busiest airport in Greece. The airport’s codes are IATA CHQ, ICAO LGSA.

Chania Airport is the gateway for European travelers who want to go to leisure destinations on the Western side of Crete. Approximately 2.5 million passengers enter the island from here annually at China Airport arrival hall.

Chania International Airport Destinations

35 airlines offer seasonal direct and charter flights to many destinations in Europe. Domestic flights of airline companies like Aegean Airlines continue all year round. In addition to European destinations, there are regular international flights to Cyprus and seasonal flights to Israel.

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Chania International Airport Transfers

There is a distance of 15 km between the airport and the city of Chania and can be easily reached using the National Road Aerodromiou-Soudas. The city of Rethymno is approximately 70 km away and the bus from Chania Airport to Rethymnon takes 75 minutes.

  • The buses from Chania Airport to Chania town are the only option for public transportation.  There is a bus service for Chania Airport transfers to all points on Chania-Rethymno, Chania-Rethymno-Heraklion, Chania-Kastelli, and Chania-Paleochora routes.
  • Chania Airport car rental companies have counters inside the terminal for those who prefer private cars without a driver.

Crete Airport Transfers with Private Drivers

Are looking for the best taxi Chania Airport? Chania is one of Crete's most beautiful cities and one of its most popular tourist destinations. It is the favorite of millions of travelers every year with its wonderful beaches, typical Mediterranean architecture, the beauty of the Akrotiri Peninsula and great food. 

  • Public transport may have difficulty meeting this demand and the taxi from Chania Airport to Chania town or other destinations have hidden fees without a safety guarantee.
  • For this reason, private transfer service stands out as the fastest and smoothest means of transportation. guarantees to get you safely to your desired destination for Chania Airport with Crete's most experienced local taxis. Enter the pick-up and drop-off points and choose the most convenient among them.  Your experienced English-speaking driver will be waiting for you at the arrival hall with a name table. Contact our customer care on Whatsapp 24/7 for your questions.

Most Popular Destinations Near Crete Chania International (CHQ) Airport

DestinationDistanceEstimated Time
Kavos Hotel & Suites9.33 km14 min.
Kriti Hotel13.04 km19 min.
Casa Delfino Hotel & Spa14.67 km26 min.
Kiani Beach Resort23.67 km28 min.
Heraklion146.52 km134 min.
Rethymno68.98 km71 min.
Agia Marina28.3 km34 min.
Platanias33.11 km34 min.

Frequently Asked Questions about Chania Airport