There are 6 ways to get from Rhodes to Mytilene by ferry, bus, car ferry, taxi 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.

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Catamaran, bus, carferry via Akyaka  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Rhodes to Marmaris
  2. Take the bus from Akyaka to Izmir
  3. Take the bus from Izmir to Ayvalik
  4. Take the carferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini

$76 - $99

Cheapest option

Fly  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Rhodes (RHO) to Mytilini (MJT) RHO - MJT

$73 - $356

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Catamaran, bus, carferry  •  12 h 42 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Rhodes to Marmaris
  2. Take the bus from Marmaris to İzmir
  3. Take the bus from Izmir to Ayvalik
  4. Take the carferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini

$74 - $91

Car ferry  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Rhodos to Vathy, Samos
  2. Take the car ferry from Vathy, Samos to Mytilene Nissos Mykonos / ...

$85 - $166

Carferry, car ferry  •  18 h 24 min

  1. Take the carferry from Rhodos to Patmos
  2. Take the car ferry from Patmos to Mytilene F/B Diagoras

$111 - $163

Ferry, taxi, car ferry  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the ferry from Rhodos to Bodrum
  2. Take a taxi from Bodrum to Ayvalık
  3. Take the car ferry from Ayvalık to Mytilene

$203 - $340

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct ferry from Rhodes to Mytilene. However, there are services departing from Rhodos and arriving at Mytilene via Vathy, Samos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 45 min.

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The distance between Rhodes and Mytilene is 331 km.

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The best way to get from Rhodes to Mytilene without a car is to Catamaran and bus and carferry which takes 12 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 12 h 17 min to get from Rhodes to Mytilene, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Rhodes Airport to Mytilini Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Olympic Air offers flights from Rhodes Airport to Mytilini Airport.

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There are 110+ hotels available in Mytilene. Prices start at $43 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rhodes to Rhodes Airport is to bus which takes 35 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Rhodes to Mytilene.
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  • Distance: 207 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 17 min

What companies run services between Rhodes, Greece and Mytilene, Greece?

Olympic Air flies from Rhodes to Mytilene 3 times a day.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Rhodes to Mytilini via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Rhodes to Mytilini via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Akyaka to Izmir
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Izmir to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Marmaris to İzmir
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Izmir to Ayvalik
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Marmaris to Izmir
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Ferry operators
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Phone
+90 (252) 412 22 90 – 91
Email
reservation@yesilmarmaris.com
Website
yesilmarmarislines.com
Ferry from Rhodes to Marmaris
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$47
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Jale Tour
Phone
+90266 331 31 70
Email
info@jaletur.com
Website
jaletour.com
Car ferry from Ayvalık to Mitilini
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
jaletour.com
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Rhodos to Vathy, Samos
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$75 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$65 - $80
CABIN A4 outside
$65 - $80
Economy
$40 - $46
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Vathy, Samos to Mytilene
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$45 - $65
Business
$61
Car ferry from Patmos to Mytilene
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$70 - $95
Business
$94
Dodekanisos Seaways
Website
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Rhodos to Patmos
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
12ne.gr
Turyol
Website
turyolonline.com
Car ferry from Ayvalık to Mytilene
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
turyolonline.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bodrum to Ayvalık
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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