Ferry from Didim to Kos

The Main Port Of Kos with a variety of boats

Explore Kos' charming villages, historical monuments and magnificent beaches. Book your ferry from Didim to Kos today and embark on a memorable Greek getaway!

Didim is more than simply a beach getaway; it's a voyage through time! Dive into the crystal-clear Aegean Sea during the day and visit the ancient Temple of Apollo at night. Relax on scenic beaches like Altınkum, known for their golden sands and blue seas. Perfect your tan, try water sports, or simply enjoy the sunlight.
Discover the wonders of the ancient world at the Temple of Apollo, one of Turkey's most important archeological monuments. Walk where the oracles talked and immerse yourself in history. Didim has everything for every adrenaline seeker. Windsurf across the Aegean waves, kayak through secret coves, or scuba dive to discover the underwater world. Tantalize your taste buds with delicious Turkish food. Enjoy delicious seafood delicacies, melt-in-your-mouth baklava and cool Turkish coffee. Didim provides more than simply sun and sand. Explore the busy Didim bazaar, which is full of local goods and treasures. Hike across stunning landscapes or visit adjacent villages to get a sense of traditional Turkish life.

Discover the charm of Kos, a sun-drenched Greek island where history whispers around every corner and adventure lurks around every turn. Follow along the footsteps of Hippocrates, the "Father of Medicine" and visit the Asklepieion, a historic healing institution. Witness the majestic Neratzia Castle, a beautiful stronghold that protects the island's secrets. Dive into crystal-clear seas along beautiful coastlines, or relax on golden beaches along by swaying palm palms. Hike through lovely villages, see secluded bays accessible only by boat, or explore volcanic vistas. Enjoy fresh seafood delights, scrumptious local cuisine and drink it all down with a glass of Kos' famous wine.

Book your ferry adventure in advance and enjoy your holiday in Turkey's magnificent coast!

Ferry duration from Didim to Bodrum

The duration of the journey is around 1 hour and 15 minutes, depending on the ferry company and weather conditions. The distance between Didim and Kos is approx. 30 nautical miles (55 kilometers).

Step by step

Choose Your Ferry Company: While no ferry line offers direct service from Didim to Kos, a handful of firms run this route with a short hop over the Aegean Sea:

Book Your Ferry Tickets: Reservations are highly suggested, especially during peak season (summer) and on weekends.

Before the trip

  1. Prepare your travel documents: Make sure your passport is valid for at least 6 months beyond your departure date and has blank pages for entry stamps
  2. Visa requirements vary by nationality: For the most up-to-date visa information, contact the Greek embassy or consulate in your home country. Some nations may be eligible for a visa upon arrival in Greece

Travel day

  1. To reach Didim ferry port (typically Yeniköy or Altınkum), use a taxi, bus, or ridesharing service, depending on your location in Didim. Consider travel time to the port
  2. Prepare for check-in and embarkation: Have your tickets in hand and get ready to follow the staff's instructions for boarding
  3. Enjoy the trip: Board the boat to Kos and take in the stunning vistas of the Aegean Sea
  4. Arrival in Kos: Once at the Kos port (typically Kos Town), disembark and follow the signage or ask port officials about onward transport choices inside Kos

Additional information

  • Luggage allowance: Each ferry company has its own luggage allowance. To prevent extra luggage costs, make sure to examine their policies before your travel
  • Currency exchange: Turkey's currency is the Turkish Lira (TRY), while Greece's currency is the Euro. Consider converting cash prior to your vacation or utilizing ATMs in Didim and Kos
  • Seasickness prone? If you are prone to seasickness, try taking medicine or natural cures ahead of time
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