No matter what resort of Crete you are going to fly to, you will only arrive at Nikos Kazantzakis International Airport. It is located 5 kilometers from Heraklion. Since the island receives a large flow of tourists every year, the government plans to build a new complex. It will be located in 40 kilometers from Heraklion, in Castelli.How to get from Heraklion airport? Near the airport there are taxis and buses. In order not to overpay for local carriers and not to crowd in a stuffy public transport, book a transfer. It is the best way to travel for newcomers to Crete.