There are 7 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Kos by plane, car ferry, train, bus, car or ferry

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 to Kos  •  3 h 46 min

  1. SKG - KGS

$99 - $231

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry via Keşan  •  21 h 7 min

$60 - $91

5 alternative options

Fly to Rhodes, car ferry  •  6 h 52 min

  1. SKG - RHO

$94 - $255

Train, car ferry via Piraeus  •  17 h 22 min

  1. 601

$84 - $163

Train, car ferry  •  18 h 20 min

  1. 601

$82 - $151

Bus, car ferry Hellenic Seaways  •  26 h 45 min

$125 - $267

Drive, ferry  •  16 h 6 min

$211 - $305

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

Astra Airlines and Olympic Air fly from Thessaloniki to Kos 3 times a day.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Kos via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rhodes via Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Astra Airlines
Website
astra-airlines.gr
Flights from Thessaloniki to Kos
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$28 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Keşan
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Aydın to Bodrum
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Keşan to Aydın
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Aydin to Bodrum
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
KTEL Kavalas
Phone
(+30) 2510.222294
Email
info@ktelkavalas.gr
Website
ktelkavalas.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Kavala
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
ktelkavalas.gr
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Rhodos to Kos
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $95
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$70 - $95
CABIN A3 outside
$55 - $65
CABIN A4 outside
$55 - $65
Economy
$26 - $30
Car ferry from Piraeus to Kos
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 Rhodos to Kos
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
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
Turkish Sealines
Phone
+90 252 316 22 22
Email
reservation@turkishsealines.com
Website
turkishsealines.com.tr
Car ferry from Bodrum to Kos
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
turkishsealines.com.tr
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Kavala to Ágios Kírykos
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Schedules at
hellenicseaways.gr
Economy
$75 - $190
Business
$188
2 bed outside cabin
$122
4 bed outside cabin
$102
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Thessaloniki and Kos is 563 km.

The cheapest way to get from Thessaloniki to Kos is to bus and car ferry which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 21 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Thessaloniki to Kos is to fly which takes 3 h 46 min and costs 80€ - 200€.

It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Thessaloniki to Kos, including transfers.