Ferry from Kos to Bodrum
Tickets, Prices, Times & Schedules
Is there a ferry from Kos to Bodrum?
There are usually 4-5 daily ferries from Kos to the port of Bodrum in Turkey, mainly during the high season. The ferry companies that usually operate on this connection are Makri Travel and Sky Marine Ferries.
Please note that ferry timetables are subject to change depending on the season. You can check real-time schedules and ferry ticket prices for the Kos - Bodrum crossing on Ferryhopper.
Am I allowed to travel from Kos to Bodrum?
Yes, traveling between Greece and Turkey is currently allowed. Check the latest updates on Covid-19 and ferry traveling in Greece and get ready for your trip!
What’s the ferry schedule from Kos to Bodrum?
During the high season there are 4-5 daily ferry crossings on the Kos - Bodrum route.
The earliest ferry usually departs from Kos at 09:30 and arrives in Bodrum at 09:55, while the latest scheduled trip to Bodrum from Kos is at 18:00.
Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts
How much is the ferry from Kos to Bodrum?
The cost of a single ferry ticket is €17 to €25. The final ticket price depends on discounts, offers, seat type, or the ferry company.
On Ferryhopper, you can find the best available offers for the ferry trip to Bodrum from Kos. Take a look at our ferry routes, find the lowest prices and best offers, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper at no extra cost.
Traveling from Kos to Bodrum by ferry is easy, comfortable and you can take advantage of lower-cost ferry tickets thanks to the available discounts. The ferry companies offer discounts up to 50% to the following passenger categories:
- Children from 5 to 10 years old
- Permanent residents of islands (holders of Unique Islander Number)
- Students of Greek Public Universities
- People with disabilities and their accompanying persons
Note: infants and children up to 4 years travel for free. However, keep in mind that available discounts may vary depending on the company you’re traveling with.
Ferry route info
How long is the ferry ride from Kos to Bodrum?
The Kos to Bodrum ferry duration is approximately 30 min. This depends on the type of vessel and the weather conditions.
Is there a high-speed ferry from Kos to Bodrum?
Yes, you can travel with a high-speed ferry from Kos to Bodrum. The fastest ferry to Bodrum makes the trip in 25 min.
What’s the distance between Kos and Bodrum?
The distance between Kos and the port of Bodrum is approximately 10 nautical miles (around 19km).
Ferry Trip Tips
Useful tips for your ferry trip to Bodrum from Kos
Here are some travel tips for your trip from Kos to Bodrum:
- As the port of Kos gets quite busy in summer, it is highly recommended that you arrive at least 1 hour before boarding to avoid delays.
- In order to travel from Kos to Bodrum, you are advised to carry with you a valid passport.
- There are many daily ferry crossings from Kos to Bodrum, so you can easily organize a day trip.
- Usually, the ferries on this route do not have a car deck for vehicle transfer. So we recommend renting a vehicle in Bodrum.
- Check out our Map of ferries to see all available ferry connections between Turkey and Greece.
- If you are looking for extra tips on ferries from the Greek islands to Turkey check our detailed blog post.
Where to take the ferry from Kos to Bodrum
There are 3 ports in Kos: Chora, Kardamaina and Mastichari.
The port of Chora, the main port of Kos, located on the northeast part of the island, is the one that serves the majority of ferry routes from Kos to Bodrum. You will find plenty of cafes, taverns, restaurants, and shops at the port.
Can I travel on the ferry from Kos to Bodrum with a car?
You cannot bring your car on the ferry to Bodrum from Kos. Instead you can rent one there.
Ferry companies are usually quite flexible when it comes to luggage size and weight. You can keep your luggage next to you or store your bags and suitcases in the designated luggage area on the ferry from Kos to Bodrum.
Good to know: bear in mind that there is no check-in procedure for luggage items.
Tip: each ferry company has its own baggage allowance policy. We recommend that you don’t carry more than 50kg of luggage to avoid delays due to restricted space in the luggage area.
The trip to Bodrum is quite short and most ferries don’t have cabins.
You can travel with your pet on the ferry to Bodrum from Kos, depending on the company and type of vessel you’ve chosen. Make sure to carry along the necessary certificates, tickets and any pet supplies you may need for your trip.
Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Kos to Bodrum?
You can easily book Bodrum ferry tickets on Ferryhopper. Find all available ferry crossings, compare companies, itineraries and prices, and book your ferry to Bodrum from Kos with just a few clicks.