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Ferry from Αthens (Piraeus) to Kos

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Traveling from Athens (port of Piraeus) to Kos by ferry

Kos is one of the most well known islands of the Dodecanese and a great destination if you are looking for cosmopolitan holidays alongside the sea! Kos is connected with mainland Greece through the port of Piraeus but there are also regular ferry connections with other islands of Dodecanese and Cyclades. Our Ferryhopper team will help you find all the necessary information about your ferry trip from Athens to Kos and organize your summer holidays on this beautiful Greek island!

Ferry schedules from Athens (port of Piraeus) to Kos*

How frequent is the ferry connection from Athens to Kos?

There are around 10 crossings each week from the port of Piraeus to the island of Kos.The ferry company that usually operates this connection is Blue Star Ferries.

How long is the ferry trip from Athens to Kos?

The duration of the ferry trip from the port of Piraeus to Kos is approximately 9 hr 40 min. In order to make your ferry ride more comfortable, we advise you to consider booking a bed cabin!

What is the distance between Athens and Kos?

The island of Kos is almost 187 nautical miles (346 km) east of Athens.

Ferry tickets from Athens to Kos: Cost

The price of the ferry ticket starts from 50 euros for standard economy seat. Although, we remind you the option of booking a bed cabin, as well as bringing along your vehicle through the ferry’s garage.

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How can I book my ferry tickets from Athens to Kos?

Spending time on the beautiful island of Kos is now an easy task with Ferryhopper! You just have to visit our updated search engine and we will present you all the information about the ferry schedules and the best ferry ticket prices of the market!

Useful tips for your ferry trip from Athens to Kos:

  • The port of Piraeus is the largest in Greece and can be quite busy during the summer months. We highly recommend to get to the port at least 90 min before boarding, especially if you are traveling with your vehicle. 
  • In order to find the respective terminal gate you can ask the port authority staff for information.
  • Kos is well connected with most of the Dodecanese like Kalymnos or Rhodes, and with many islands of the Cyclades like Santorini and Amorgos. Check the Ferryhopper interactive map of ferries and find all the available connections of Kos to plan an amazing island hopping!
  • For further information about your ferry trip or ferry tickets, you can contact the Ferryhopper customer support!

Daily ferries from Athens (port of Piraeus) to Kos