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There are 4 ways to get from Kos to Giardini-Naxos by plane, train, car ferry, bus and ferry or bus

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

Fly, train  •  9h 17m

  1. Fly from Kos (KGS) to Catania (CTA) KGS - CTA
  2. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Taormina

47€ - 264€

3 alternative options

Car ferry, bus and ferry, bus  •  2 days 1h

  1. Take the car ferry from Kos to Vathy, Samos
  2. Take the car ferry from Vathy to Kavala
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Kavala to Ancona
  4. Take the bus from Ancona to Policoro
  5. Take the bus from Policoro to Giardini-Naxos

312€ - 487€

Car ferry, bus and ferry, bus, train  •  2 days 3h

  1. Take the car ferry from Kos to Vathy, Samos
  2. Take the car ferry from Vathy to Kavala
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Kavala to Ancona
  4. Take the bus from Ancona to Caserta
  5. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Taormina Ic / ...

335€ - 519€

Car ferry, bus, train  •  3 days 13h

  1. Take the car ferry from Kos to Piraeus
  2. Take the bus from Piraeus to Ruse
  3. Take the train from Ruse(BG) to Ploiesti Sud Ir
  4. Take the bus from Ploiesti to Maglie
  5. Take the bus from Maglie Megapark Via Otranto to Giardini-Naxos

248€ - 328€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kos to Giardini-Naxos is to fly and train which costs 45€ - 270€ and takes 9h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Kos to Giardini-Naxos is to fly and train which costs 45€ - 270€ and takes 9h 17m.

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The distance between Kos and Giardini-Naxos is 1066 km.

The best way to get from Kos to Giardini-Naxos without a car is to car ferry and bus and ferry and bus which takes 2 days 1h and costs 310€ - 490€.

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It takes approximately 9h 17m to get from Kos to Giardini-Naxos, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kos Airport to Catania Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 5m and has one stopover.

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Giardini-Naxos is 1h behind Kos. It is currently 2:48 PM in Kos and 1:48 PM in Giardini-Naxos.

Sky Express , Neos, Alitalia and five other airlines offer flights from Kos Airport to Catania Airport.

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There are 2848+ hotels available in Giardini-Naxos. Prices start at 46€ per night.

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The best way to get from Kos to Kos Airport is to bus which takes 35m and costs 2€ - 4€.

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Map of how to get from Kos to Giardini-Naxos.
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  • Distance: 666.5 miles
  • Duration: 9h 17m

What companies run services between Kos, Greece and Giardini-Naxos, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Kos to Giardini-Naxos. However, you can take the bus to Kos Airport, take the walk to Kos airport, fly to Catania, take the walk to Catania Airport, take the bus to Catania via Archimede, take the walk to Catania Centrale, then take the train to Giardini-Naxos. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kos to Giardini-Naxos via Vathy, Kavala, Kavala, Ancona, Ancona, Policoro, and Policoro in around 2 days 1h.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Kos to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
170€ - 700€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Kos to Catania via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 240€
Flights from Kos to Catania via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
200€ - 700€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Kos to Catania via Venice
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
150€ - 700€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Kos to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Kos to Catania via Verona
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
240€ - 850€
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Taormina
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 8€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
6€ - 8€
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Taormina
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 17€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Taormina
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
trenitalia.com
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Kavala to Ancona
Ave. Duration
14h 42m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
130€ - 190€
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Ancona to Policoro
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
38€
Schedules at
saj.it
SAIS trasporti S.p.A. - Autolinee Giamporcaro
Phone
091 617 1141
Website
saistrasporti.it
Bus from Policoro to Giardini-Naxos
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
26€ - 30€
Schedules at
saistrasporti.it
Bus from Maglie Megapark Via Otranto to Giardini-Naxos
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
38€ - 44€
Schedules at
saistrasporti.it
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Piraeus to Ruse
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
68€
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Kos to Vathy, Samos
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
28€ - 85€
Website
Blue Star Ferries
CABIN A2 outside
60€ - 85€
CABIN A3 outside
50€ - 60€
CABIN A4 outside
50€ - 60€
Economy
28€ - 32€
Car ferry from Kos to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 100€
Website
Blue Star Ferries
CABIN A2 outside
75€ - 100€
CABIN A3 outside
70€ - 90€
CABIN A4 outside
70€ - 90€
Economy
45€ - 65€
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Vathy to Kavala
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Economy
100€ - 140€
Business
138€

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