There are 6 ways to get from Athens to Kos by car ferry, car, ferry or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Car ferry Blue Star Ferries  •  12 h 56 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Kos

$52 - $112

5 alternative options

Car ferry Hellenic Seaways  •  17 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Ágios Kírykos Convetional ferry
  2. Take the car ferry from Ágios Kírykos to Kos

$107 - $187

Drive, ferry  •  21 h

  1. Drive from Athens to Turgutreis
  2. Take the ferry from Turgutreis to Kos

$286 - $413

Fly to Kos  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Kos (KGS) ATH - KGS

$58 - $174

Fly to Leros, car ferry  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Leros (LRS) ATH - LRS
  2. Take the car ferry from Leros to Kos

$150 - $430

Fly to Rhodes, car ferry  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Rhodes (RHO) ATH - RHO
  2. Take the car ferry from Rhodos to Kos

$55 - $188

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Kos is to car ferry which costs 40€ - 100€ and takes 12 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Kos is to fly which takes 4 h 32 min and costs 50€ - 150€.

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The distance between Athens and Kos is 338 km.

It takes approximately 12 h 56 min to get from Athens to Kos, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Kos, Greece?

Olympic Air and Sky Express fly from Athens to Kos 5 times a day.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Kos
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Athens to Leros
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Athens to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Kos
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $150
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Piraeus to Kos
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$80 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$75 - $95
CABIN A4 outside
$75 - $95
Economy
$50 - $70
Car ferry from Leros to Kos
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$65 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$50 - $60
CABIN A4 outside
$50 - $60
Economy
$21 - $25
Car ferry from Rhodos to Kos
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $90
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$70 - $90
CABIN A3 outside
$55 - $65
CABIN A4 outside
$55 - $65
Economy
$26 - $30
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Ágios Kírykos
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$70 - $130
Business
$122
2 bed outside cabin
$120
4 bed outside cabin
$100
Dodekanisos Seaways
Website
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Ágios Kírykos to Kos
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Leros to Kos
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Schedules at
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Rhodos to Kos
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
12ne.gr
Bodrum Ferryboat
Website
bodrumferryboat.com
Ferry from Turgutreis to Kos
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
bodrumferryboat.com

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