Kos
Astypalea
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Kos Astypalea Ferry

The Kos Astypalea ferry route connects Dodecanese Islands with Dodecanese Islands and is currently operated by 2 ferry companies. The Blue Star Ferries service runs up to 1 times per week with a sailing duration of around 3 hours 45 minutes while the Dodekanisos Seaways service runs up to 1 times per week with a duration from 1 hour 55 minutes.

So that’s a combined 2 sailings on offer per week on the Kos Astypalea route between Dodecanese Islands and Dodecanese Islands. Compare now and get the best fare at the time that you want to travel.

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Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Kos to Astypalea?

The typical crossing time for ferries from Kos to Astypalea is approximately 2h 50m. However, please keep in mind that sailing duration might change depending on what season you choose to travel.

How much is the ferry from Kos to Astypalea?

The average price of a ferry from Kos to Astypalea is approximately 54 €. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Kos to Astypalea can differ depending on the season. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Kos to Astypalea?

There are currently 2 popular ferry operators travelling from Kos to Astypalea. The following operators that provide this service are
  • Blue Star Ferries
  • Dodekanisos Seaways

How can I book ferry tickets from Kos to Astypalea?

Ferries from Kos to Astypalea are available for booking through our deal finder. Please also visit our offers page to stay updated with all the latest ferry offers on this route.

How far is Astypalea from Kos?

Kos to Astypalea is approximately 59 nautical miles distance apart.

Kos Guide

Located in the Dodecanese group of islands, the Greek island of Kos is around 4km from the coast of Bodrum in Turkey. The island is around 40 km long and 8 km wide and has a number of towns and villages. The main town and port is also called Kos, but the island's other villages include Kefalos, Tingaki, Kardamena, Mastihari, Antimachia, Marmari and Pyli. Kos Town is usually quite and there is lots to do there. There are plenty of restaurants, bars and clubs in the town which have led to the island as a whole becoming very popular with tourists. For those visitors looking for a bargain, practically everything is available in the island's shops from ceramics to fur, shoes to books and clothes and jewellery to leather products. The most popular tourist centres on the island often also have many small shops offering handmade goods such as ceramics and embroideries along with more traditional local products such as honey, herbs, wine, sweets and spices.

There are daily services between Kos and Piraeus along with services between Kos and the rest of the Dodecanese, the islands of the north eastern Aegean and Turkey. The trip by conventional ferry can take up to 13 hours, depending on the intermediate stopovers, and the trip with a high speed boat can take between 5 and 8 hours.


Astypalea Guide

The Greek island of Astypalea lies in the eastern Aegean Sea and is one of the 12 islands that make up the Dodecanese group of islands. The island, which sits at the point where the Dodecanese meet the Cyclades islands, has a long history and is characterised by typically Greek whitewashed villages and lovely beaches. Astypalaia is also the westernmost island of the Dodecanese and is naturally separated into Mesa Nisi (the inner island, western part) and Exo Nisi (the outer island, eastern part) by a thin strip of land less than 100 m wide.

The island's capital, and home to its port, is Chora and is regarded as one of the most picturesque towns in the Aegean. The town sits atop a rock that protrudes into the sea, forming two bays. Towering above Chora is a castle with the white domes of Evangelistria and Agios Georgios churches visible above its walls. Around the castle lie Chora’s houses with whitewashed walls, blue doors and windows, and wooden balconies.

The island is connected to the port of Piraeus and also to the other islands in the Dodecanese, the Cycladic islands and to Crete.


Kos to Astypalea Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 2024-05-20 and 2024-05-26


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Dodekanisos Seaways 11:45 13:40 1 hour 55 minutes Thu
Dodekanisos Seaways 12:00 13:50 1 hour 50 minutes Sun
Blue Star Ferries 22:20 02:00 3 hours 40 minutes Tue

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