Travel to Kos
You can travel to Kos by plane or ship.
The Hippocrates International Airport of Kos (KGS) is connected with various Greek airports via flights by Aegean Airlines and Olympic Air. The airport is 27 kilometers away from the city of Kos, quite close to Antimachia. During the summer season there are three daily flights from Athens to Kos. Flight duration is approximately 50 minutes. During the same period, chartered flights from virtually all over Europe land in the airport. On kos.gr you may find regular flight schedules as well real time information on arrivals and departures to and from the airport.
The port of Kos is connected with the ports of Piraeus, Rhodes, Symi, Patmos, Leros and Kalymnos. The trip from Piraeus lasts approximately 12 hours and there are daily departures. Kos is also connected to the neighboring port of Bodrum in Turkey, with islands in the Cyclades, with Thessaloniki, Chios and Mytilene, especially during the summer months. On this portal you may find information on regular ferry schedules as well as a live map of ship traffic in the area of Kos.