Ferry from Halki to Kos
Tickets, Prices, Times & Schedules
Is there a ferry from Halki to Kos?
Throughout the year, ferries travel to Kos from Halki twice a week. All crossings are direct and operated by the ferry company Dodekanisos Seaways.
As there might be some changes to the schedules depending on the season, you can browse all departures in real time on Ferryhopper.
What's the ferry schedule from Halki to Kos?
The two weekly Halki - Kos ferries usually leave in the morning, at around 09:15. The estimated arrival time is at about 11:35.
Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts
How much is the ferry from Halki to Kos?
Standard ferry prices for the Halki - Kos start at €29. The final cost may vary, however, depending on the available offers and discounts, as well as the vehicle selection.
On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the ferry trip to Kos from Halki. Take a look at our ferry connections, find the one you’re interested in and the best offers, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper without any hidden costs.
There are plenty of discounts to take advantage of for your Halki - Kos ferry ride. Some indicative passenger categories that are entitled to reduced fares are the following:
- Toddlers and children
- Permanent residents of islands (holders of Unique Islander Number)
- Students of Greek Public Universities
- People with disabilities and their accompanying persons
Ferry route info
How long is the ferry ride from Halki to Kos?
The ferry duration of the trip to Kos lasts around 2 hr 20 min.
Is there a high-speed ferry from Halki to Kos?
Yes, there are only high-speed catamarans serving the route to Kos from Halki, making the crossing in less than 2.5 hr.
What's the distance between Halki and Kos?
The distance between the Greek islands of Halki and Kos is 40 nautical miles (around 75 km).
Ferry Trip Tips
Useful tips for your ferry trip from Halki to Kos
Here are some useful tips for your ferry trip from Halki to Kos:
- While Halki is a small and low-key island, it is connected to many neighboring islands and as such it might get busy in the high season. Make sure to arrive there well before your ferry departure.
- Halki is easily accessible by ferry from the island of Rhodes. Check out the Rhodes - Halki ferry route here.
- The picturesque island of Kos is also a fantastic starting point for sustainable holidays in the Dodecanese. Make your holidays evergreen with a visit to Kos!
Where to take the ferry from Halki to Kos
The port of Halki is located in Nimborio, the main settlement of the island. As such, you can find all essential amenities there, including coffee shops, restaurants, shops and a pharmacy.
Getting there on foot is quite easy, as the distances on the island are quite small. Alternatively, small boats can also take you there, as well as taxis and the island’s bus.
Can I travel on the ferry from Halki to Kos with a car?
Yes, it is possible to bring along your car on the ferry to Kos.
Keep in mind that vehicle circulation on the island of Halki is quite limited. In the main settlement, it is even prohibited after a certain hour.
Ferry companies like Dodekanisos Seaways are usually quite flexible regarding 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 to Kos.
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 carrying up to 50 kg of luggage to avoid delays due to restricted space in the luggage area.
There are no cabins available on the catamarans from Halki to Kos. Onboard seating is included in the ticket price, alternatively.
You can travel with your pet on the ferry from Halki to Kos free of charge, as long as it’s included in the booking. Make sure to carry along the necessary certificates and any pet supplies you may need for your trip.
For more information regarding pet policies and amenities, make sure to consult the ferry operator.
Book ferry tickets from Halki to Kos
You can easily book Halki - Kos ferry tickets on Ferryhopper. Find all available crossings on our Map of ferries, visualize your trip and plan your holidays in the Dodecanese step-by-step.