Rent a car in Kos Airport
Kos is a Greek island located in the Eastern Aegean Sea. It belongs to the Dodecanese and is the third largest island of the Dodecanese after Rhodes and Karpathos. Kos is also called the “island of Hippocrates” as Hippocrates, the father of Medicine was born there. Near the port of Kos dominates the plane tree of Hippocrates. A large plane tree more than 2,000 years old with the perimeter of its trunk reaching 12 meters. According to the myth, Hippocrates was teaching under this tree. Since 1985 the plane tree is under protection and is considered a “Preserved Monument of Nature”. It is recommended to rent a car at Kos Airport in order to explore the island.
Kos is located very close to the Turkish coast. From the port of Kos there is a ferry link to the Turkish port of Bodrum. Bodrum is the ancient Alikarnassos, the birthplace of Herodotus, the father of History. Due to the great historical interest it presents, one-day excursions are often made. Kos has a great historical interest, picturesque settlements, and beautiful beaches. It is also known for bicycle rides. Access to the island can be done either by boat or by air. Hellas Car offers a variety of rental cars at Kos Airport and its ports.
Kos Airport (CFU)
Kos State Hippocrates Airport (KGS) was named after the great Greek doctor, Hippocrates, the father of modern medicine. The Kos airport is located near the village of Antimachia, in the central part of the island. It is 27 kilometers away from the city of Kos and is the fifth largest airport in Greece. It was founded in 1964 with a 1200-meter runway. Later, around 1973, the runway was extended to the present length, reaching 2400 meters. Since 2017 it is under the management of Fraport Greece. Also, there is a plan to further improve the airport and facilities area.
Kos Airport Facilities
There is parking for cars and buses at Kos Airport. Taxis and buses can also be accessed easily. Restaurants and cafés await you at the airport to accommodate your flight. You can also use automatic cash machines.
Kos operates domestic flights such as to Athens and Thessaloniki while during the summer season there is an increased number of flights. Direct flights to foreign airports are added so tourists have direct access to the island. Visitors from Germany, England, Italy, the Netherlands and other European countries arrive to the island without any stopovers. Rent a car from Kos airport as the final step before your holidays in Kos. Plan your trip to Kos using hellascar.com. A few easy booking steps, cheap rental choices and excellent service at Kos airport by Hellascar.