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Arriving in Kos

Kos is one of the Dodecanese Islands located in Greece. Flights to Kos land at Kos Island International Airport. Cheap flights to Kos are readily available for tourists on a budget. Kos airport features a selection of restaurants, cafeterias, bars, and stores to meet tourists’ needs when their Kos flights land. There are many reliable vehicle rental companies located at the airport including Hertz, Budget, and Alamo. GTR Ltd provides tourists with taxi services. Those who enjoy traveling on public transport can catch a KTEL bus, which runs to Kos Town via Mastichari.

Getting Around Kos

Kos is a small island, so it’s easy for tourists to explore. Kos Town buses (DEAS) can take you around town, while KTEL buses will take you to other destinations on the island. The majority of DEAS buses run from the bus stop located on the south side of Kos Town’s harbor. Vehicles are available for rental from Hertz, Alamo, and Budget. KTEL operates tourist trains on the island. The green KTEL train provides tourists with a trip around Kos Town, while the blue KTEL train offers tourists a chance to explore the ruins at Asklepieion. You might also enjoy exploring the island by bike or on foot.

Main Attractions in Kos

Because Kos is located in the beautiful Mediterranean Sea, you should spend at least one day relaxing on the beach and enjoying the water. More active tourists visiting the island may wish to partake in kite-surfing or wind-surfing. You can choose from the beaches of Kefalos, Lambi, Thermes, and Kardamena, to name just a few.

Kos offers a number of unique and interesting attractions to explore inland as well. The 14th-century Venetian Castle of Antimachia boasts scenic views of the island. A trip to the archaeological site of Asklepieion is a must for tourists who love history.

Shopping, Dining, and Nightlife in Kos

If you’ve saved money on your airfare to Kos, you might want to do some shopping. N. Reissi sells striking jewelry to tourists visiting the island. Beautifully handcrafted rings and earrings can be found for purchase here. Unusual ceramic goods can be found at Lambis Pittas, while stunning artwork is available at the studio of Panajiotis Katapodis in Ayios Nektarios. Budget Mediterranean cuisine can be found at Olimpiada in Kos. Tourists who have purchased cheap flights to Kos may wish to dine at the expensive Platanos Restaurant. Apoplous offers tourists live Greek music if you want to enjoy an authentic experience. Tourists wishing to enjoy an active nightlife scene may like to visit Beach Boys.

Flight stats for Kos - did you know?
  • Kos is 12 mi from Kos Airport (Kos, Greece).
  • Kos Airport (Kos, Greece)
    • Right now, 30 airlines operate out of Kos Airport.
    • Kos Airport offers nonstop flights to 53 cities.
    • Every week, at least 84 domestic flights and 0 international flights depart from Kos Airport.

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