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Kos Patmos Ferry

The ferry from Kos to Patmos typically sails 2 times daily and up to 16 times weekly. 2 ferry operators provide ferries from Kos to Patmos, Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways. Kos Patmos Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get tickets, pricing, schedules and availability.

Kos Patmos Ferry Times

The earliest Kos Patmos ferry typically departs Kos at about 09:00. The average sailing time of a ferry from Kos to Patmos is approximately 2h 56m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 2h 10m.

Kos to Patmos Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for a ferry from Kos to Patmos typically range between $46* and $255*. On average the Kos Patmos ferry is $133*. The cheapest Kos Patmos ferry prices start from $23*. The average price for a foot passenger is $128*. The average price for a Kos Patmos car ferry is $380*.

Ferry prices may differ by season and depend on various factors, such as number of passengers, vehicle type and sailing time. Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days, last updated 05 July, 2023.

How far is Patmos from Kos?

The distance between Kos and Patmos is approximately 57.8 miles (93.1km), or 50.3 nautical miles.

Is there a car ferry from Kos to Patmos?

Yes, there is a car ferry from Kos to Patmos provided by Blue Star Ferries, Dodekanisos Seaways. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and tickets for car ferries between Kos and Patmos.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Kos Patmos ferry?

Yes, Kos Patmos ferries allow foot passengers. You can travel as a foot passenger from Kos to Patmos with Blue Star Ferries, Dodekanisos Seaways.

Kos Patmos Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Dodekanisos Seaways - 10 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings
  • Blue Star Ferries - 4 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings

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Kos - Patmos Route summary
Departure Country Greece
Destination Country Greece
No. of Operators 2
Operators Blue Star Ferries & Dodekanisos Seaways
Average Price A$134*
Average Daily Sailings 2
Average Weekly Sailings 16
Average Sailing Duration 2h 56m
Fastest Sailing Duration 2h 10m
First Ferry 09:00
Last Ferry 22:30
Distance 50 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2023-08-01.

Most popular questions

  • How long is the ferry from Kos to Patmos?

    The typical crossing time for ferries from Kos to Patmos is approximately 2h 30m. This is a rough guide for ferry duration as it can differ on type of ship and operator.
  • How much is the ferry from Kos to Patmos?

    The average price of a ferry from Kos to Patmos is approximately 95 €. The price is typically a bit higher during peak season. Price exclusive of booking fees.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Kos to Patmos?

    Kos to Patmos is operated by 2 ferry companies. The operators that provide this service are
    • Blue Star Ferries
    • Dodekanisos Seaways
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Kos to Patmos?

    Ferries from Kos to Patmos are available for booking through our deal finder, with live prices, timetables and operators.
  • Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Kos to Patmos?

    Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger from Kos to Patmos with
    • Blue Star Ferries
    • Dodekanisos Seaways
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Kos to Patmos?

    Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Kos to Patmos with
    • Blue Star Ferries
    • Dodekanisos Seaways
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Kos to Patmos?

    Yes, pets are allowed onboard the ferry from Kos to Patmos. However, you may require a pet passport and other documentation. Please read the operators pet guidelines. The following operators currently allow pets on the ferry
    • Blue Star Ferries
    • Dodekanisos Seaways
  • How far is Patmos from Kos?

    The distance between Kos to Patmos is approximately 50 nautical miles.

Kos Guide

Located in the Dodecanese group of islands, the Greek island of Kos is around 4km from the coast of Bodrum in Turkey. The island is around 40 km long and 8 km wide and has a number of towns and villages. The main town and port is also called Kos, but the island's other villages include Kefalos, Tingaki, Kardamena, Mastihari, Antimachia, Marmari and Pyli. Kos Town is usually quite and there is lots to do there. There are plenty of restaurants, bars and clubs in the town which have led to the island as a whole becoming very popular with tourists. For those visitors looking for a bargain, practically everything is available in the island's shops from ceramics to fur, shoes to books and clothes and jewellery to leather products. The most popular tourist centres on the island often also have many small shops offering handmade goods such as ceramics and embroideries along with more traditional local products such as honey, herbs, wine, sweets and spices.

There are daily services between Kos and Piraeus along with services between Kos and the rest of the Dodecanese, the islands of the north eastern Aegean and Turkey. The trip by conventional ferry can take up to 13 hours, depending on the intermediate stopovers, and the trip with a high speed boat can take between 5 and 8 hours.


Patmos Guide

The Greek island of Patmos is one of the Dodecanese group of islands and lies in the Aegean Sea, just off the west coast of Turkey. Skala is the port town on the island and is also the location of many of the most popular attractions. To the north of Skala is Meloi Beach with is picturesque and is shaded by trees. In the village of Hora there is the Monastery of St. John which is a popular site as is the Cave of Apocalypse which is thought to have been the sacred cave where Saint Ioannis heard the voice of God and wrote the Apocalypse. In the cave visitors are able to see the cross that was engraved by Saint Ioannis along with three small cracks in the rock through which the voice of God came, symbolising the Holy Trinity. The island is also mentioned in the Book of Revelation in the Bible where it states that its author, John, was on Patmos when he was given (and recorded) a vision from Jesus.


Kos to Patmos Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 26/2/2024 and 3/3/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Dodekanisos Seaways 10:25 12:40 2 hours 15 minutes Mon, Tue, Sat, Sun
Blue Star Ferries 20:30 23:45 3 hours 15 minutes Wed
Blue Star Ferries 20:30 23:55 3 hours 25 minutes Mon, Fri
Blue Star Ferries 20:35 00:55 4 hours 20 minutes Thu

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