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Kos Airport

Where is Kos Airport located?

Kos Airport is located near the village of Antimachia on Kos island, 24 km from Kos Town.

How to get to Kos Airport

Kos Airport is about half an hour from Kos Town, so you will need transportation to reach the city and other areas on the island.

You can reach Kos Airport by shuttle bus, private taxi, or other private means of transport, including minivans or minibusses. Ride & Hire offers a wide range of private and shared transfer options, from private cars to coaches that cater to the needs of every type of traveler and group size.

Is Kos International Airport busy?

Kos is the third-largest island in the Dodecanese and one of the most popular destinations in Greece, with numerous international tourists choosing it for their summer vacation, so the island’s airport is pretty busy.

Kos International Airport ‘Hippocrates’, operated by Fraport Greece, is one of the busiest airports in Greece, serving nearly 3 million passengers yearly. The airport receives domestic, international, and charter flights from several foreign countries, like Britain, Germany, and Austria, from airline companies, including British Airways, Aegean Airlines, easyJet, Lufthansa, and Ryanair.

Kos Airport Contact Details

Official Name: Kos International Airport ‘Ippokratis’ (‘Hippocrates’) KGS

Address: Antimachia 853 02

Telephone Number: (+30) 2242 056000

FAQs

What is the airport code for Kos International Airport?

The airport code for Kos International Airport is KGS.

What facilities and services are available at Kos International Airport?

You will find several facilities at Kos International Airport, including duty-free shops, restaurants, cafes, ATMs, first-aid facilities, free Internet access, a lost property service, and mobile charging stations.

Where can I find luggage storage at Kos Airport?

Luggage storage is very convenient if you have a stop-over flight and want to leave your luggage at the airport while exploring Kos island. You will find luggage storage services near Kos Airport, where you can securely leave your luggage in a locker for a specified period. You can book a locker online within a few minutes, drop your luggage, and enjoy your time between your flights without being weighed down!

What are the smoking areas at Kos Airport?

There are no smoking areas inside Kos Airport.

Can I find food and restaurants at Kos Airport?

There are several restaurants at Kos Airport, offering various food options, including burgers, pastries, pizza, pasta, sandwiches, grilled meats, and more; many vegetarian and vegan options are also available at the airport’s restaurants.

What are the available lounges at Kos Airport?

There are no airport lounges at Kos Airport.

Are there any hotels near Kos Airport?

There are many hotels near Kos Airport, which you can choose if you want to stay nearby. The best options are:

HotelRating
Porto Bello Royal8.3
Olympia Mare9.5
Grand Blue Beach Hotel8.2
Nissia Kamares9.3
NISSEA Boutique Hotel9.7
Cabana Blu Hotel & Suites8.5
Nicolas Grand Suites9.4

What are the parking facilities at Kos Airport?

Limited free-of-charge public parking spaces at Kos Airport opposite the terminal are available 24/7.

How can I check the flight arrivals at Kos Airport?

You can check the flight arrivals on the official website of Kos International Airport and other flight tracking platforms.

Are there any duty-free shops at Kos Airport?

There are several duty-free shops at Kos Airport, where you can shop for tobacco products, spirits, sweets, accessories, local products, toys, and more at competitive prices.

How early should you be at the airport for a Kos to Athens flight?

It is advisable to be at Kos Airport at least 2 hours before your flight, especially during the busy peak season, which lasts from June to September.

How far is Kos town from the airport?

Kos Town is 24 km from the airport, meaning it will take about half an hour to get there, depending on traffic.

How much is a taxi from Kos Airport to Kos Town?

A taxi ride from Kos Airport to Kos Town costs around 50 euros.

How to get from Kos Airport to Kos Town?

You can get from Kos Airport to Kos Town by public bus, shuttle bus, taxi, car, or other private means of transportation.

How far is Kefalos from Kos Airport?

Kefalos is about 17 km from Kos Airport, meaning it takes around 22 minutes to get there, depending on traffic.

What is the Kos Airport to Kardamena transfer time?

Kardamena is about 6 km from the airport, meaning it will take you approximately 8 minutes to get there, depending on traffic.

How much is a taxi from Kos Airport to Kardamena?

A taxi ride from Kos Airport to Kardamena costs around 40 euros.

Are public transportation services available at Kos Airport?

Local public buses (KTEL buses) connect Mastichari, Kos City Center, Kefalos, and Kardamena with Kos Airport. The bus station at the airport lies 50 meters from the terminal building, so you’ll have to cover the distance on foot.

Is there a shuttle service from Kos Airport to the city?

Most hotels on the island provide a shuttle bus service, which you can use to get from the airport to Kos Town. Ask your hotel if it offers a shuttle service, otherwise book your Kos airport transfer with a legitimate company, like Ride & Hire.

Where will I meet my Ride & Hire driver at Kos Airport?

One of our professional Ride & Hire drivers will be waiting for you at the airport’s arrivals hall, holding a sign with your name. You can find all the pickup details in the confirmation email you will receive after completing your booking, but if you have any questions, contact us.

What to do if I can’t find my Kos Airport driver?

If you can’t find your driver, contact us at info@rideandhire.com or +30 231235222, and we will help you locate them.

Do I need to tip my driver after my taxi ride from Kos Airport is over?

Tipping (usually 10% to 20% of the total fare cost) is common but optional in Greece. If your driver has met your expectations, you can tip them once the ride is over.

What happens if my flight to Kos Airport is canceled or delayed?

If your flight to Kos Airport is canceled or delayed, please contact us as soon as you find out at info@rideandhire.com or +30 231235222, to reschedule your pickup.

What if I don’t arrive at Kos Airport on time?

If you know you won’t arrive at Kos Airport on time, contact us as soon as possible to reschedule your pickup.

What is the cost of Kos Airport taxis?

The cost of Kos Airport taxis and other types of private transfers depends on the distance between the airport and your destination. Therefore, the price for transfers from the airport to Kos City differs from the cost of transfers to other popular destinations on the island, like Mastichari, Kardamena, Kos Port, and Kefalos.

How do I pay for my Kos Airport transfer?

If you book your Kos airport transfer with Ride & Hire, you can pay online via PayPal, VISA Debit/Credit, MasterCard, American Express, and Maestro.

Do you offer baby seats for Kos Airport transfers?

We offer child seats and baby seats for every type of vehicle. Child seats are suitable for children weighing 15-36 kg and baby seats for toddlers weighing 9-18 kg. If you want to book a baby or a child seat, add them as an extra item in step 2 of the booking process.

Where can I view my booking information?

The confirmation email you will receive after completing your booking includes all the booking information, like point of departure and point of arrival, number of passengers, name, address, and more.

What vehicle categories do you offer and what are the differences between them?

Ride & Hire offers a wide range of vehicles, including private taxis, minivans, shuttle buses, premium vans, minibusses, and coaches. Our vehicles differ in size and capacity, seating from 4 to 48 passengers. If you aren’t sure what type of vehicle meets your needs, contact us to help you choose the best!

What is the luggage limit for Kos Airport transfers?

The luggage limit for Kos Airport transfers is one suitcase and one piece of hand luggage per person. However, if you’re planning to bring more luggage, contact us to help you choose the ideal vehicle.

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Paradisi54,00 €
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