Chania is served by Chania International Airport (IATA code: CHQ) on the Akrotiri Peninsula, 15 kms from the city center. The taxi fare is 20 euro while the bus ticket is 2.30 euro.

Athens-Chania-Athens is served by AEGEAN AIRLINES and RYANAIR. 

Also, Piraeus (Athens) and Souda (Chania) are connected by ferry.   

Chania is sunny in late August and the average high temperature is 28°C (82°F).