Rhodes International Airport (RHO) is located on the island of Rhodes, Greece, about 14 kilometers southwest of the capital, Rodos. The airport serves both charter and scheduled flights, especially during the summer season when tourist traffic increases significantly. With over 5.300,000 passengers per year, it is the fourth busiest airport in Greece.
How to get from Rhodes Airport to Rodos
There are several ways to get to and from Rhodes Airport, including public transport and private options.
There is a public bus service operating regularly from the airport to the city of Rhodes with quite frequent departures. The airport bus stop is located about 300 meters from the terminal building. The bus route includes several stops and the last stop is located only a few minutes away from the Old Town. Bus tickets cost around 3€ and can be purchased directly on board; the driver accepts only cash and Euro currency. Travel time is around 40 minutes, depending on the traffic.
If you prefer a comfortable ride over a crowded public transport, we recommend you to take a taxi operating 24/7. You will find taxi station at the Arrivals level of Terminal. They operate on a first-come, first-served system, and since Rhodes Airport is a busy airport, pre-booking your ride could be a smart move. The fare from the Airport to Rhodes city center is usually around 25-30€ and expect to be charged more if you carry several luggage pieces.
Another way to travel to Rodos is with a private, door-to-door transfer from Rhodes Airport to your accommodation in the city. You can pre-book a transfer for a hassle-free experience, professional driver will wait for you at the airport and take you to your destination.
Renting a car at Rhodes Airport
For those who would prefer to reach the city and explore the area on their own, the best option is to rent a car directly at the airport. At Rhodes Airport you’ll find the following car rental companies such as Avis, Sixt, Hertz, etc.
Renting a bus at Rhodes airport
Larger groups of passengers should consider renting a bus at the airport. However, it is recommended to book it online, so the bus rental companies have enough time to advise you on the meeting point and all other information.
Rhodes Airport accommodation
There are no hotels at the airport, but there are several hotels in the area offering a ride to the airport.
Rhodes airport FAQs
- I arrive late at the airport. Will it be a problem for me to get to the city?
There is a public bus operating from the airport to the city of Rodos from morning to evening hours, but in case you miss the bus, you can always take a taxi which are at your disposal 24/7.
- Is there a free WiFi service available at Rhodes Airport?
Yes, there is free WiFi available throughout the airport terminal.
- Can I exchange money at Rhodes Airport?
Yes, there are currency exchange services and several ATMs inside the Terminal building.
- I am continuing my journey outside Rodos. Are there any direct lines to other destinations?
There are no direct lines from the airport to other destinations so you will have to reach the Central bus station in the city of Rodos and then take a bus to your destination.