Heraklion Airport - Satellite images of Crete
This is how it looks when your airplane is about to land in the Heraklion International airport. In the background you can see the city of Heraklion and Heraklion port. Heraklion in the largest city in Crete with a population of 200,000 people and it is located in the centre of the north coast of Crete.
It is very easy to drive from the Heraklion airport to the highway. There is another road that drives through the city of Heraklion to the city's centre. There are also buses to most towns along the north coast of Crete.