Rhodes to Kos Ferry

The Rhodes Kos ferry route connects Dodecanese Islands with Dodecanese Islands and is currently operated by 2 ferry companies. The Blue Star Ferries service runs up to 10 times per week with a sailing duration of around 2 hours 35 minutes while the Dodekanisos Seaways service runs up to 8 times per week with a duration from 2 hr 20 min.

So that’s a combined 18 sailings on offer per week on the Rhodes Kos route between Dodecanese Islands and Dodecanese Islands. Compare now and get the best fare at the time that you want to travel.

Route and port details

Rhodes - Kos Ferry Operators

  • Blue Star Ferries
    • 10 Sailings Weekly 2 hr 35 min
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  • Dodekanisos Seaways
    • 8 Sailings Weekly 2 hr 20 min
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Average Rhodes Kos Prices

Prices shown represent the average one way price paid by our customers. The most common booking on the Rhodes Kos route is a car and 2 passengers.

Rhodes Kos Ferry reviews

  • "Great sail officiant ontime and great value for money thank you👍"

    I was sailing to Kos from Rhodes for the afternoon the ship left at 08:30 we where there ontime the staff when I needed to speak to them where very friendly and helpful. It was really good value for money and I would do it again when I am next in Greece brilliant thank you👍

    'Gary' travelled Rhodes Kos with Dodekanisos Seaways

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  • "Everything was OK."

    Everything was OK. Just it is a shame that Wifi connection on the ship is not for free.

    'Ondrej' travelled Rhodes Kos with Blue Star Ferries

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  • "A very pleasant first experience "

    I had no idea what to expect and was pleasantly surprised. Both journeys were smooth regular announcements were made regarding stops facilities food etc.Quite clean considering the amount of passengers regularly using this route. Staff pleasantand helpful. Both journeys the ferries sailed and arrived on time.Cabin on return journey as long journey very nice worth paying extra.Will definately use again.Booking on line made process easier as all of our details were already provided

    'Kim' travelled Rhodes Kos with Blue Star Ferries

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  • "Excellent "

    We were going to Kos, it was very nice, you had all the facilities, a lot of space. During the trip we saw other nice islands and could even take some pictures.

    'Sandra' travelled Rhodes Kos with Dodekanisos Seaways

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Rhodes Guide

The Greek island of Rhodes is the largest of the Dodecanese Islands and lies in the eastern Aegean Sea, to the north east of the island of Crete and south east of Athens. The island is also a short distance off the coast of Turkey. Rhodes Town is the island's capital and main town and its Old Town is a rich tapestry made up of different civilisations and cultures. The city's medieval walls, its fortress like buildings, the gates, bastions, narrow alleys, old houses, fountains and busy squares combine to make all visitors feel as though they have stepped back thousands of years. Outside of Rhodes Town the island has a number of small villages and beach resorts that are popular with tourists. The main ones are Faliraki, Lindos, Kremasti, Pefkos, Archangelos, Haraki, Koskinou, Afantou, Paradisi, Trianta and Embona.

From the island's port, ferry services depart to Piraeus by both conventional and high speed ferry. The island is also connected to the rest of the Dodecanese Islands, the Cyclades Islands and to Crete during the summer months.

Kos Guide

Kos is a Greek island that lies in the eastern Aegean Sea and is situated to the south of the island of Kalymnos and to the north of the island of Nisyros. The island, which is only around 3 miles off the Turkish coast and sits in the Keramiko Gulf, or the Kos Gulf, is the third largest of the Dodecanese islands. Kos is a well known and popular holiday destination where visitors go to enjoy the island's beaches. Kos was also one of the first Greek islands to recognise the benefits of tourism to its economy and as a result many hotels were built along the island's long and sandy coastline in the east and south. Cycling is a popular activity on Kos as the island's terrain is quite flat and because there are many bicycle hire outlets throughout the island along with some dedicated cycle paths between some of the larger hotels.

There are daily services between Kos and Piraeus along with services between Kos and the rest of the Dodecanese, the islands of the north eastern Aegean and Turkey. The trip by conventional ferry can take up to 13 hours, depending on the intermediate stopovers, and the trip with a high speed boat can take between 5 and 8 hours.