How to get to Rhodes

Rhodes can be reached by plane, ferry, or cruise ship. Here are some of the options for getting to Rhodes:

  1. By plane: Rhodes International Airport “Diagoras” is located on the west coast of the island, about 15 km from the city center. It has regular flights to and from major European cities, as well as other destinations in Greece. Many airlines offer direct flights to Rhodes from various countries, and there are also seasonal charter flights available.
  2. By ferry: Rhodes is well-connected by ferry to other islands in the Dodecanese and the Cyclades, as well as to Piraeus, the main port of Athens. There are several ferry companies that operate daily services to and from Rhodes, including Blue Star Ferries, Aegean Speed Lines, and Dodekanisos Seaways.
  3. By cruise ship: Rhodes is a popular port of call for cruise ships in the eastern Mediterranean, and there are regular cruise itineraries that include the island. The cruise terminal is located in the city center, and many visitors arrive for a day trip to explore the city’s sights and attractions.

Once you arrive in Rhodes, there are various transportation options available to explore the island, including taxis, buses, rental cars, and scooters. The city center is easy to explore on foot, and many of the major attractions are within walking distance of each other.