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Car Rental at Kos Airport

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Kos Airport, Kos, Greece
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500+ Trusted Providers:

Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Mini
Suzuki Celerio or similar
Suzuki Celerio
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alma Car Hire
$6.96 per day
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Economy
Vauxhall Corsa or similar
Vauxhall Corsa
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
RightCars
$9.16 per day
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Compact
Hyundai i30 or similar
Hyundai i30
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alamo
$22.77 per day
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Minivan
Fiat Doblo or similar
Fiat Doblo
  • 7
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
GreenMotion
$214.32 per day
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Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Premium
Fiat Tipo or similar
Fiat Tipo
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alma Car Hire
$10.97 / per day
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Minivan
Nissan Evalia or similar
Nissan Evalia
  • 7x
  • 3x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alma Car Hire
$37.52 / per day
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Minivan
Fiat Scudo or similar
Fiat Scudo
  • 9x
  • 3x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alma Car Hire
$51.24 / per day
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Economy
Nissan Micra or similar
Nissan Micra
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alma Car Hire
$7.51 / per day
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The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 02:01 on 2021-03-01. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
Greek
Currency
EUR
Country code
30
Traffic direction
Right-hand
Speed limit out of town
90 km/h
56 mi/h
Speed limit within town
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Rating
9.2
Kos Airport Car Rental

Airport Car Rental

Rent a car at Kos Airport! Then drive your rental car to Kos Town, park near the center, and take a walk down the famously happening Bar Street. Make sure you visit historic sites like the Tree of Hippocrates, a plane tree under which, according to the legend, the father of medicine taught his students. Learn more about Hippocrates at Asklepieion, the ruins of an ancient medical center, only a short drive from Kos in your rental car.

One of the major attractions in Kos is the beach. Drive to the Kefalos area in the southwest of the island. The beaches there are ideal for swimming and relaxing, but also for snorkeling and other water sports. The southwest of the island is also where you’ll find the thermal spring Agios Fokas. After just the right amount of relaxation time, make sure to try delicious local foods like moussaka, grilled octopus, and fried squid. 

Kos might be small, but there’s so much to see. Why not get a longer term car rental deal and explore more? You could even pick up your rental car at Kos Airport and drop it off on a different island if your car provider allows it. Start planning your adventure today!

Kos International Airport is also called Hippocrates Airport in honor of Hippocrates, the ancient Greek physician known as the “Father of Medicine” who was from the island of Kos.

Top international routes

  • Amsterdam
  • Brussels
  • Dusseldorf
  • Manchester
  • Prague
  • Tel Aviv

Main airlines

Aegean Airlines, Astra Airlines, Olympic Air, Sundair, TUI fly Deutschland, and Jet2.com

Terminals

The single airport terminal serves all international and domestic flights.

Location

Kos Airport is in the central southern part of the island. Any destination on the island of Kos can be reached in 40 minutes or less from the airport.

Most popular types of rental car

  • Large cars - from $11 per day
  • Medium cars - from $34 per day
  • People Carriers/Vans - from $93 per day
  • Small cars - from $23 per day

Car rental desks

Some desks are located inside the airport terminal, while other rental companies offer free shuttle service to their facilities nearby. The exact location of your car rental provider's desk will be listed on your Confirmation Voucher.

Services and facilities

The airport is quite small, but you’ll find a few cafeterias, snack kiosks, and convenience stores, and a duty-free outlet. There are also an ATM, a medical center, a lost and found center at the airport information desk, and an on-site police station. Unfortunately, Kos Airport has only basic facilities for passengers with reduced mobility. Special assistance is offered, but you should get in touch with your airline in advance if you’d like this service.

Nearest gas station

Eko gas station at Antimachia 853 02, on the right side of Ko-Kefalou street when going north from the airport, can be reached in about four minutes. There are many other gas stations on the island of Kos.

Airport info

Rating
5.8
  • Getting to the airport 6.4
  • Departure and check-in 6.0
  • Terminal facilities 4.0
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 3.4
  • Restaurants and car rental services 4.0
  • Lounge 3.0

Kos Airport (KGS)

  • IATA: KGS
  • ICAO: LGKO
  • Name: Kos Airport (KGS)
  • Size: Medium Airport
  • Aircraft movements (per year): 17,341
  • Passengers (per year): 2,320,590
  • Distance from City: 11.2 miles / 18 km SW of town
  • Working hours: 24 hours a day

Top 20 Locations near Kos Airport

  1. Car Rental at Kos Port from $20.73 per day
    0.7 km / 0.4 miles away
  2. 47.6 km / 29.6 miles away
  3. 90.4 km / 56.2 miles away
  4. 93.7 km / 58.2 miles away
  5. 95.3 km / 59.2 miles away
  6. 98.4 km / 61.2 miles away
  7. Car Rental at Rhodes Port from $8.96 per day
    98.7 km / 61.3 miles away
  8. 105.9 km / 65.8 miles away
  9. 106.9 km / 66.4 miles away
  10. 107.1 km / 66.5 miles away
  11. 112.3 km / 69.8 miles away
  12. 112.6 km / 70.0 miles away
  13. 112.7 km / 70.0 miles away
  14. 113.3 km / 70.4 miles away
  15. 113.5 km / 70.5 miles away
  16. 165.0 km / 102.5 miles away
  17. 170.3 km / 105.8 miles away
  18. Car Rental at Naxos Port from $20.73 per day
    170.7 km / 106.1 miles away
  19. Car Rental at Naxos Airport from $20.73 per day
    171.2 km / 106.4 miles away
  20. Car Rental at Santorini Port from $17.33 per day
    173.5 km / 107.8 miles away

Map of Car Rental Locations

When are car rental prices cheapest at Kos Airport?

The cost of renting a car at Kos Airport depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at Kos Airport
January
February
$13.11
March
$16.38
April
$88.38
May
$26.93
June
$54.36
July
$35.64
August
$18.58
September
$18.37
October
November
December
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at Kos Airport is March when prices for an Economy class start from $13.11. You can see that this is 61% cheaper than the yearly average and 85% cheaper than renting a car in May (when rental prices start at $88.38 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most popular rental length at Kos Airport?

Travel length differs from one month to another: in November the average rental period is 13 days, while in August, the average rental period is only 6 days.
Average Rental Length
8
January
8
February
8
March
8
April
7
May
7
June
7
July
6
August
7
September
6
October
13
November
9
December

Which is the busiest car rental month at Kos Airport?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car at Kos Airport in August, while the fewest number of travelers rent in November.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
55%
January
63%
February
71%
March
96%
April
182%
May
127%
June
189%
July
215%
August
114%
September
50%
October
18%
November
20%
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
GreenMotion VW Up 5 1 Small cars
RightCars Hyundai i10 3 1 Small cars
RightCars Vauxhall Corsa 5 2 Small cars
Global Rent a Car Hyundai i10 4 1 Small cars
Alamo Suzuki Celerio 4 2 Small cars
GreenMotion VW Polo 4 1 Small cars
GreenMotion Hyundai i30 5 2 Medium cars
GreenMotion Nissan Micra 5 1 Small cars
Alamo Opel Corsa 4 1 Small cars
RightCars Hyundai i20 4 2 Small cars

Our Customers Reviews

United Kingdom
Hyundai i20
May 28, 2019
Beautiful island worth visiting by car
United Kingdom
Peugeot 308
April 19, 2019
Arrived in the dark during a monsoon and had to navigate the steep winding roads - still didnt put us off. Greek roads do leave a lot to be desired, giant pot holes, etc. If you're not confident driving in your home country I wouldnt recommend driving here.

Top 23 Suppliers at Kos Airport in 2021

Global Rent a Car
Exceptional 9.2
+302111875545
Kos Airport, Kos 853 02
Working hours
Mon:08:00-21:00
Tue:08:00-21:00
Wed:08:00-21:00
Thu:08:00-21:00
Fri:08:00-21:00
Sat:08:00-21:00
Sun:08:00-21:00
National
National
Exceptional 9.2
+302242030445
Island International Airport, Kos 853 02
$14 - $25
Budget
Budget
Exceptional 9.2
+302242051885 / +302242024489
Epar. Od.Ko-Kefalou, Airport, Antimacha 853 02, Kos
Hertz
Hertz
Exceptional 9.2
+302242051400
85302, Kos Airport, Kos
$25 - $37
RightCars
Exceptional 9.1
+302111985384
Kos Airport (KGS), Kos 853 02
$9 - $67
Enterprise
Exceptional 9
+302242030445
Kos Intl Airport Hippocrates, Kos 853 02
$13 - $23
Thrifty
Thrifty
Exceptional 9
+302242115395
853 02, Airport, Kos
$23 - $34
SIXT
SIXT
Excellent 8.9
+302242051915
Arrival Hall
$13 - $15
Alamo
Excellent 8.9
2242030445
Kos Intl Airport Hippocrates, Kos 853 02
$13 - $23
AddCar
AddCar
Excellent 8.9
+302242092508 / +306937327323
Kos National Airport Kos Island, Greece
Autocandia
Autocandia
Excellent 8.9
+302242022240
85302, Airport, Kos
Avance Rent a Car
Excellent 8.6
+302242051313 / +302109011300
Kos Island International Airport, Kos 853 02
Avis
Avis
Excellent 8.5
+302242051885
Iraklidis 853 02, Greece
$21 - $63
Working hours
Mon:00:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-23:59
Sat:00:00-23:59
Sun:00:00-23:59
Alamo
Alamo
Excellent 8.5
2242030445
Kos Intl Airport Hippocrates
Working hours
Mon:08:00-21:00
Tue:08:00-21:00
Wed:08:00-21:00
Thu:08:00-21:00
Fri:08:00-21:00
Sat:08:00-21:00
Sun:08:00-21:00
Budget
Budget
Excellent 8.5
+302242440116
Airport Arrivals Hall
Working hours
Mon:00:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-23:59
Sat:00:00-23:59
Sun:00:00-23:59
Centauro
Centauro
Excellent 8.3
+39966360360
Kos Airport,Antimachia 853 02
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:00
Tue:07:00-23:00
Wed:07:00-23:00
Thu:07:00-23:00
Fri:07:00-23:00
Sat:07:00-23:00
Sun:07:00-23:00
Routes Car & Truck Rentals
Routes Car & Truck Rentals
Excellent 8.2
+302671027313
Antimacheia 853 02
Working hours
Mon:07:30-21:30
Tue:07:30-21:30
Wed:07:30-21:30
Thu:07:30-21:30
Fri:07:30-21:30
Sat:07:30-21:30
Sun:07:30-21:30
Firefly
Firefly
Very good 7.6
+302242051400
Airport Ippokratis, Antimachia 853 02
$17 - $23
GreenMotion
GreenMotion
Very good 7.5
+302242051649
Epar. Od.Ko-Kefalou, Kos Island International Airport, Antimacha 853 02
$69 - $218
Working hours
Mon:08:00-21:00
Tue:08:00-21:00
Wed:08:00-21:00
Thu:08:00-21:00
Fri:08:00-21:00
Sat:08:00-21:00
Sun:08:00-21:00
Goldcar
Goldcar
Very good 7.2
+302242051110
Off-Airport. Kos Antimachia
Working hours
Mon:08:00-21:00
Tue:08:00-21:00
Wed:08:00-21:00
Thu:08:00-21:00
Fri:08:00-21:00
Sat:08:00-21:00
Sun:08:00-21:00
Surprice
Very good 7.1
+306944677204
Kos Airport
Working hours
Mon:07:00-22:00
Tue:07:00-22:00
Wed:07:00-22:00
Thu:07:00-22:00
Fri:07:00-22:00
Sat:07:00-22:00
Sun:07:00-22:00
Rhodium
Rhodium
Very good 7.1
+302242051110
Goldcar, Antimachia, Kos 853 02
Working hours
Mon:08:00-21:00
Tue:08:00-21:00
Wed:08:00-21:00
Thu:08:00-21:00
Fri:08:00-21:00
Sat:08:00-21:00
Sun:08:00-21:00
Europcar
Europcar
Very good 7
+302242051649 / +302109735000
Kos Airport,Antimachia 853 02
Working hours
Mon:07:30-21:00
Tue:07:30-21:00
Wed:07:30-21:00
Thu:07:30-21:00
Fri:07:30-21:00
Sat:07:30-21:00
Sun:07:30-21:00
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