There are 7 ways to get from Kos to Kalamata by car ferry, bus, ferry, car 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, bus via Στ.Ομονοιασ  •  15 h 34 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Kos to Piraeus
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Kalamata Express

$85 - $148

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Car ferry, bus  •  16 h 32 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Kos to Piraeus
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Kalamata Express

$77 - $141

5 alternative options

Car ferry, bus via Ágios Kírykos  •  23 h 49 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Kos to Ágios Kírykos
  2. Take the car ferry from Ágios Kírykos to Piraeus
  3. Take the bus from Athens to Tripoli
  4. Take the bus from Tripoli to Kalamata

Ferry, drive  •  23 h 7 min

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

$304 - $460

Fly to Kalamata  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Kos (KGS) to Kalamata (KLX) KGS - KLX

$104 - $706

Fly to Athens, bus  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Kos (KGS) to Athens (ATH) KGS - ATH
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Kalamata

$87 - $207

Fly to Kythira, car ferry  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Kos (KGS) to Kythira (KIT) KGS - KIT
  2. Take the car ferry from Kýthira to Kalamata

$197 - $814

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kos to Kalamata is to car ferry and bus which costs 65€ - 120€ and takes 16 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kos to Kalamata is to fly and bus which costs 70€ - 180€ and takes 8 h 21 min.

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The distance between Kos and Kalamata is 460 km.

It takes approximately 15 h 34 min to get from Kos to Kalamata, including transfers.

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

Brussels Airlines, Olympic Air and five other airlines fly from Kos to Kalamata twice daily.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Kos to Kalamata via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Kos to Kalamata via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,800
Flights from Kos to Kalamata via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,200
Flights from Kos to Athens
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Kos to Kythira via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Kos to Kalamata via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Kos to Athens
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Kos to Kythira via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Kos to Athens
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Kos to Kythira via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Kos to Kalamata via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,900
Flights from Kos to Kalamata via Munich
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Kos to Kalamata via Brussels
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Kos to Kalamata via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Bus operators
KTEL Messinias
Phone
27210 28581
Website
ktelmessinias.gr
Bus from Athens to Kalamata
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $31
Schedules at
ktelmessinias.gr
KTEL Arkadias
Phone
2710 230 140
Email
ktelark@otenet.gr
Website
ktelarkadias.gr
Bus from Athens to Tripoli
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ktelarkadias.gr
Bus from Tripoli to Kalamata
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ktelarkadias.gr
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Kos to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$85 - $120
CABIN A3 outside
$80 - $100
CABIN A4 outside
$80 - $100
Economy
$50 - $75
Dodekanisos Seaways
Website
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Kos to Ágios Kírykos
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
12ne.gr
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Ágios Kírykos to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$75 - $100
Business
$100
Bodrum Ferryboat
Website
bodrumferryboat.com
Ferry from Kos to Turgutreis
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
bodrumferryboat.com
Lane Sea Lines
Phone
+30 2736037055
Email
info@lane-kithira.com
Website
lane.gr
Car ferry from Kýthira to Kalamata
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
lane.gr

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