Symi to Kos Ferry

Connecting the island of Symi within the Dodecanese Islands with the island of Kos, also within the Dodecanese Islands, this ferry route provides an essential link between these two popular islands. From the island of Symi, one of the smaller and quieter islands in the Dodecanese Islands, thanks to its hilly landscape, and welcoming local atmosphere, with few aspects on the island being dedicated to tourists, but there is plenty to do here, from the busy harbour, to the sandy beaches, to the annual musical festival that brings in visitors from all over the world.

The island of Kos is one of the larger islands in the Dodecanese, and is one of the most popular destinations to visit for sandy beaches, thanks to the array of beaches that are spread across the island, as well as the many walking trails and cycling spots that are rising in popularity thanks to the islands rather flat terrain.

With up to 7 ferries running per week, provided by 2 ferry operators, and with sail times of between 1 hour and 30 minutes, to 2 hours, there is no shortage of ferries to choose from, so book now with Direct Ferries, to find the best ferry at the best price for you.

Symi to Kos sailing durations and frequency may vary from season to season, and from month to month, so we’d advise doing a live check to get the most up to date information.

Symi - Kos Ferry Operators

  • Blue Star Ferries
  • Dodekanisos Seaways
    • 6 Sailings Weekly 1 hr 30 min
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Symi Kos Average Prices

Prices shown represent the average one way price paid by our customers. The most common booking on the Symi Kos route is a car and 2 passengers.

Symi to Kos Ferry Schedule

The ferry schedule for this ferry route has up to 7 ferries running per week, provided by 2 ferry operators, with 1 ferry per week being provided by Blue Star Ferries, and 6 ferries per week provided by Dodekanisos Seaways, so there is not one single ferry timetable available here. Indeed, ferry timetables for this ferry route can be affected by many different factors, such as seasonal changes, changes to the ferry route, changes made by the ferry operators, and so on, but here at Direct Ferries, we will always give you the most up-to-date information regarding ferry sailings, so you can find the best ferry at the best time for you.

How long does the Ferry to Kos from Symi take?

Ferry sail durations on this ferry route can take between 25 minutes, to 1 hour and 10 minutes, to 1 hour and 30 minutes, to 2 hours, to 2 hours and 30 minutes, to 3 hours and 15 minutes, to 5 hours and 25 minutes, to 5 hours and 35 minutes, and this variation is due to numerous reasons. These can include changes to the ferry route, changes made by the ferry operators, different ferry operators, and external factors such as weather conditions at the time of sail, so be sure to check before you book, what your expected sail time will be.

Symi to Kos Ferry Prices

How much the ferry to Kos from Symi will cost is defined by many separate aspects, such as what time of year you are travelling, which ferry route you are travelling on, which ferry operator you are travelling with, how you are travelling, and other such factors, so there are multiple ferry fares on offer here. Instead, we recommend looking at the above graph, to see our monthly fare averages, check out our useful fare finder tool, to find the best ferry at the best price for you, and be sure to sign up to our email newsletter, to be the first to hear about our latest deals and offers.

Can I take my Car on the Ferry to Kos from Symi?

You are currently able to take your car with you on this ferry route.