The Greek island of Kos is close to Turkey and offers the best opportunity to be explored by rental car from Kos Island International Airport. Book in advance through our independent comparison portal and choose the cheapest car rental deals at Kos Island Airport. In addition, you can quickly and easily choose from a variety of additional offers such as supplementary insurance, extras such as navigation systems or child seats and start your holiday at Kos Island International Airport in a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere.
Although Kos is about thirty times smaller than the island of Crete, it is still Greece's third-largest Dodecanese island. It is only about 3.5 km from Bodrum in Turkey and is an ideal opportunity to spend a varied holiday. From there you can even look down to Asia when you look over the strait. Kos is narrow, but very long. Therefore, all the highlights and attractions are located near the coast. The beaches of the island are also beautiful. The total length of the beach in Kos is about 20 km. As on all other Greek islands, temperatures on Kos are around 40 degrees Celsius. So you can spend wonderful days at the beach or pool. Between May and October there is hardly any rain on the island. Only a light wind brings cooling. In addition, Kos scores points with a lot of nature, so that you can really spend a wonderful holiday here.
Kos Airport (KGS) is located about 26 kilometers from the city center. If you are in the airport, you can also eat and drink there. Hot and cold drinks, snacks and meals are served in a bar. If you would like to change money at KGS airport, you can do so in the exchange office on site. There are several small shops in the arrivals and departures halls where you can buy souvenirs, tobacco, magazines, books and toys. The shops are open around the clock. As a passenger of different airlines, you can also buy tax reduced goods in the duty free shop at the airport. There are also hotels in the immediate vicinity of Kos Island International Airport in Greece. There is also a police station and a first aid station at the airport, which you can visit in case of emergency. A fire brigade is also on site. A lost property office is also located here. Here you can imagine if you have lost something. Of course, there is a customs office at the Airport KGS International from April to October. You can get your rental car at the pick-up point of the car rental. Here you can rent a car or book cheap flights of different airlines to Athens or other destinations in Europe.
Also at the Kos Island Airport several car rental companies provide car rental services. You can pick it up at the pick-up station of the car rental company in order to be able to explore the island in a flexible way. Here you can rent a car or book flights of different airlines for cheap.
If you are travelling in Greece with your rental car, it is advisable to follow the Greek traffic rules, otherwise you may face high fines. For all car drivers in Greece, the alcohol limit of 0.5 per mille is applied to all car drivers, but leave your rental car standing as a precaution if you have enjoyed alcohol. For beginners, the limit of 0.2 per mille applies, so pick up your rental car at the car hire office and travel comfortably to Kos. You can rent a suitable car for less online.
|Road category||Speed limit|
|Inner cities||50 km/h|
|Out of town||90 - 110 km/h|
There are not as many places of interest in Kos as in other holiday regions, but there are some highlights on the island that you should not miss. In Kos itself there is the Embros-Therme, which is situated at the open sea. If you are interested in Mediterranean architecture, you risk taking a look at the Asklepieion site. The former sanatorium is only four kilometers from the city and can easily be reached by rental car. This medical place was probably built already in the fourth century BC. Pick up your rental car at the collection point of the car rental company and take a look at other sights on Kos. Here you can rent and book a suitable car and flights of different airlines to Kos Island International Airport.
For example, you can also drive to Lido Water Park, which is located on the northern part of the island. Spectacular pools, various slides and animations await you here. There you will spend a varied day and then comfortably return to your hotel by rental car. Rent a car here and pick it up at the airport.
The mountain village of Zia is located on the highest point of Kos. When you arrive there, you will be rewarded with a fantastic view. In addition, there are many taverns in Kos in Greece that will spoil you with regional food and drinks. You will receive your rental car at the pick-up point of your car rental company, so that you can then travel the entire island during your holiday. You can rent a suitable rental car online or book flights of different airlines before your flight to the Greek island.