Kos is well connected with all the islands of the Dodecanese, the Cyclades
but also, with Thessaloniki and Samos, which makes it an ideal base for the
indipendent traveler to visit other Greek islands as well.
The ferry company www.bluestarferries.gr operates Ferry connections from Piraeus to Kos via Syros, Patmos, Leros Kalymnos to Kos, or via Santorini, to Kos and Rhodes.
Ferries from Piraeus to Kos
F/B BLUE HORIZON
Every Tuesday Thursday Sunday via Santorini at 18:00 arrival at Kos 06:15 next day
F/B BLUE STAR 2
Every Monday 19:00, Wednesday 19:00, Friday 19:00, Saturday (23:55)
Every Tuesday 15:00 Thursday 15:00 Sunday 08:00
The maritime company operates catamarans between Rhodes, Kos, Kalymnos, Leros, Lipsi, Patmos
Daily departures from Kos at 10:55 to Kalymnos, Leros, Patmos and Lipsi
Daily departures from Kos to Rhodes at 16:20
The Hydrofoil H/D Erato connects daily Kos with Samos, Patmos, Lipsi and Leros