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!


Lido Water Park: Transfer and Admission Ticket

€ 35

Pack your sunscreen, towel, and swimsuit, and spend a fun day at Lido Water Park. Located in Mastihari, just 25 kilometers from Kos town center, the park occupies an area of 75,000 square meters and is one of the largest water parks in Greece.


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.

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.

Kos Island: Kalymnos and Pserimos Full-Day Lazy Sail

€ 29

Spend a lazy day soaking up the sun in Kos Island on an 8-hour sailing tour to the islands north of Kos. Swim and snorkel in the sea, discover peaceful coves and quiet beaches, and marvel at the charming little towns of Pothia and Pserimos.

Tours and transport

Kos Airport to Kos Hotels Private One–Way Transfer

€ 50

Avoid the hassle of dealing with public transport and the long lines for taxis when you arrive at Kos Airport. When you book this private transfer you can count on a swift departure from the airport to your city hotel in safety and in comfort.

Kos: Greek Dinner with Music and Dancing

€ 35

Enjoy an authentic Greek dinner with music and dancing on the beautiful island of Kos. Watch the sunset from Zia, before feasting on Greek food in a typical tavern. Dine on a full menu of dishes, and then try your hand at a spot of Greek dancing.

Kos Airport Private Departure Transfer

€ 55

Take the worry out of your departure from Kos island and pre-book a private transfer from your hotel to the airport by private vehicle. Benefit from a reliable service that operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


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