Flights to Rhodes.
international airport Diagoras, can always be reached by airlines, via Athens,
Salonika, Crete, Mykonos and other local airports.
From Athens Eleftherios Venizelos airport (30 Kms. from the town), Olympic
Airways and Aegean Airlines have connections with Rodos
throughout the year (about 1 hour’s flight) and the same is for Thessaloniki
airport (about 1 h 40m’ flight). Read
Ferry boats to Rhodes.
The Island of Rodos
is connected to Athens(Piraeus port) all year long, ferry boats from several
companies operate on this route. The distance from Piraeus to Rodos
is about 250 sea miles and the trip is about 8 to 12 hours long, depending
from the type of boat and how many times it stops before reaching Rodos.
Connections to the other islands of the Dodecanese are more frequent in
the summertime. Read
can be reached by plane or by sea. DIAGORAS international airport is open
all the year round and ships and ferries get every day to its commercial port
coming from the continent.
Two quays are already able to receive pleasure crafts; a third quay is being
built. Furthermore, Rodos
is connected with all the islands of the Aegean Sea. The route to Salonika
goes through the islands lying in the north of Rodos
such as Kos, Patmos, Syros and Samos. The
island of sun
is also connected to Crete, via Paros and Santorini.
In addition, there are also direct connections with Salonika and the larger
islands in the north-east of the Aegean Sea, such as Limnos, Mytilini (Lesbos),
Chios and Ikaria.