There are 4 ferry routes operating between Turkey and Dodecanese Islands offering you combined total of 30 sailings per week. Dodecanese Flying Dolphins operates 3 routes, Datca to Rhodes runs 2 times per week, Fethiye to Rhodes about 10 times weekly & Bodrum to Kos about 7 times weekly. Sea Dreams operates 1 route, Marmaris to Rhodes which runs 11 times weekly.
As the frequency and duration of crossings on some routes varies we would advise that you do a live search for crossings from Turkey to Dodecanese Islands to get the most up to date information.
Turkey is a country bordering both Southeast Europe and Western Asia, with coastlines facing the Black Sea to the north, Mediterranean to the south and the Aegean to the west.
Given its location between the two continents, Turkey has long been admired for its diverse cultural heritage, helping it become one of the most visited countries in the world. Examples of the country’s exciting history are commonplace, most notably in the majestic mosques of Istanbul and the captivating ruins of Ephesus.
Its natural scenery varies enormously, too, from sandy beaches on the west coast to massive mountains in the east, offering a wide range of outdoor activities if you want to escape the bustling bazaars in the cities.
Turkey has a number of ports along its coast and, due to the amount of islands in the Aegean and Mediterranean Seas, it offers numerous ferry crossings to a wide range of international destinations, as well as domestic routes from Istanbul across the Sea of Marmara.
The Dodecanese Islands in the Southeastern Aegean Sea is a group of 12 large islands and numerous smaller ones, located close to the West coast of Turkey, in the sunniest corner of Greece.
The islands boast crystal clear waters, sandy or pebbly beaches, Byzantine and medieval monuments and unique traditional settlements. Its historical capital Rhodes not only offers beautiful beaches, its also a magnificent old city full of beautifully preserved medieval treasure.