Transportation to and from Kos Airport


What is the distance from Kos Airport to the centre of Kos Town?

The capital of Kos can be reached by car in half an hour, the distance to the centre of Kos Town is 23 kilometres / 14.3 miles.

From KGS Airport to Kos Town City centre by Car
23 km
30 min

Public transport

Bus to Kos Town

When you exit the Arrivals hall you will find Kos Airport bus station on the left, less than a minute away. From here a bus, operated by KTEL Kos, runs to Kos Town via Mastichari (boat to Kalymnos). Travel time to Mastichari is 20 minutes, from the airport to Kos Town it takes 45 minutes. The destinations Kefalos and Kardamena are on the south coast of Kos and popular with tourists.

Bus tickets
Tickets are available at the bus driver costing € 3.20. The bus from and to Kos Town runs once every hour, however during the summer period buses run more frequently than in the winter. A few times a day a bus will run from the airport to Kefalos (€ 2.00) and Kardamena (€ 2.00). Please consult website KTEL Kos for more information.

Car sharing

There is no car sharing service available at the airport. If you are planning to rent a car in Kos, take a look at our car rental tips and see the full list of all car rental companies at Kos Airport!


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Kos: Island Tour to Asklepieion and Zia

€ 37

Enjoy an island tour dedicated to the beautiful landscape of Kos. Discover the place where the Hippocratic Oath was written, admire the idyllic mountain village of Zia and taste the typical cinnamon water.

From the Port of Kos: Full Day Boat Cruise to 3 Islands

€ 29

Enjoy a fun and relaxing cruise to 3 islands near Kos. Swim in crystal clear waters and explore traditional villages. Enjoy lunch on board and taste cocktails prepared for you by the crew.

Kos: Full-Day Jeep Safari with Lunch

€ 95

Explore Kos, the island of Hippocrates, on a 4X4 tour. Head to the peak of Mount Dikaios on unpaved mountain roads. Stop to enjoy a Greek lunch.

Tours and transport

Kalymnos, Pserimos & Plati Island Cruise with Hotel Transfer

€ 51

Enjoy a day full of sun, sand and sea and get to know the islands around Kos. Take a small boat to the islands of Pláti, Kálimnos and Psérimos and admire the unique features of the islands.

From Kos: Boat Tour to the Volcanic Island of Nisyros

€ 31

Visit the volcanic island of Nisyros and enjoy an adventure. Drive to the crater of the volcano and marvel at its strange lunar landscape. Stroll through Mandraki with its traditional tavernas.

From Kos: Nisyros Island Volcano and Panagia Spiliani

€ 29

Enter a volcanic crater on the Dodecanese island of Nisyros, and experience the unique sensation of lava rumbling beneath your feet. Stroll the narrow streets of Mandraki, lined with painted houses, and then go to the monastery of Panagia Spiliani.


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